Mechanical CAD Designer

John Crane
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
John Crane’s Design Office in Slough is seeking an experienced CAD Designer to join the company on a permanent basis. The role will support a number of customers and is responsible for the preparation of general arrangement drawings, detailed manufacturing drawings, engineering calculations and proposal sketches. This is a good opportunity to join a truly global company in a diverse and challenging role that will provide many different functions (bespoke drawings design, liaison with customers and shop floor personnel, etc.). Duties and Responsibilities Producing drawings of seals fitted into customer machinery in an economic and practical manner, with particular attention given to safety and reliability; Interpreting customer drawings and specifications to ensure that the seal supplied will be fit for purpose; Interpretation of new application work / product development ideas / concepts into a fully dimensioned design suitable for direct manufacture and assembly; Using engineering knowledge to action non-conformance requests from production (SAP notifications) in UK & Czech Republic. Required Skills and Experience Apprenticeship / Technical Diploma or Certification / HND; Engineering background (ideally rotating equipment / gas seals); Extensive experience in a similar role; Strong CAD experience (2D & 3D) – preferably Solid Edge; Self-starter; High attention to detail; Talent for design. This job was originally posted as