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  • Job reference: RMS0115529

CAD Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 26/09/2012
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The Company:
Our Client’s engineering division, has been a leader in the design of drilling facilities for offshore platforms worldwide for over 30 years. The company’s 700-strong workforce provides a range of engineering services from pre-project and Front End Engineering Design (FEED) through detail design, construction support, hook-up and commissioning.

The Role:
We are currently recruiting for a CAD Engineer to work in our client's Aberdeen offices to carry out the following:
Provisions of design systems support services for the allocated Engineering Office(s) or Project(s).
Support of CAD and other Engineering Design Systems used by discipline personnel.
Building and maintenance of Cats & Specs.
May supervise Trainee CAD Engineer(s)
Assistance to the Senior CAD Engineer as directed.
Under direction from supervisor, production & maintenance of certain aspects of CAD Standards and associated CAD tools.
Assisting in training/coaching of design personnel when required. By means of either training videos and visual materials or personal tuition.
Checking CAD engineering content of design deliverables for allocated workscopes, e.g. models, when achieved competence permits.
Production of cost effective CAD/CAE solutions that are fit for purpose, safe and add value to both company and the client.
Producing appropriate documentation for allocated workscopes, e.g. component checking data, etc. Checking similar documentation created by others, when achieved confidence permits.
Execution of work within man hour budget and time schedule.
Early identification to supervisor of areas of concern during the course of any project or study with necessary corrective action identified.
Communication, where appropriate, with Engineers and Designers from other disciplines to ensure design integrity and consistency.
Identification of increase or reduction in scope of work and advising the Supervisor accordingly.
Representation company with Clients and Suppliers / Vendors in a professional manner.

Design Systems:
Project setup and administration.
Catalog and Specification building and maintenance.
Procedure writing.
Help with users problem solving.
2D and 3D problem solving.
Draughting and designing 2D symbols and Client Logos.
Produce, maintain and organise CAD training Videos.
LFM Laser Scan software.
Support and user training for laser scan software.

Update software as appropriate when appropriate.
Evaluate new software, if required by supervisor.
Complete setup of new build computers as and when required.
Report hardware faults and issues to central IT department
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