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CAD Draughtsperson

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Ashchurch


Job Title: CAD Draughtsperson

Location: Ashchurch, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 8LZ

Salary: £39,000-£40,000 + Benefits 

Role Type: Full time & Permanent
Job ID: 44918


We have an exciting opportunity for a CAD Draughtsperson to join an established Drawing Office within the Mission Systems Business Stream. Due to the material being of a particularly sensitive nature to the UK and its distribution, this role must be restricted to UK nationals only. For the purposes of safeguarding national security, applicants who do not hold or can acquire DV clearance and meet the nationality requirements cannot be offered this post. (Time-frame for obtaining these clearances is around 12 months)


Mission Systems is a business unit within the Marine Sector of Babcock International Group and works with a number of key prestigious clients domestically and internationally. We’re based at a number of sites in the UK and overseas.  The business continues to win new work and grow at a significant pace, as a result we are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven people.


Who we are looking for?


We are looking for a CAD Draughtsperson that will help to enhance an existing busy team, bringing continuous professionalism to the management of drawings and models, from conception to publication, under the Drawing Service provided to our prestigious customers.


As a CAD Draughtsperson, you will utilise your experience and knowledge to survey and accurately record rooms, buildings and associated building services and facilities.


What will you be doing?



  • Surveying and accurately recording rooms, buildings and associated building services and facilities
  • Creating infrastructure designs, drawings and models from survey information
  • Produce drawing sets which conform to agreed standards, using approved software packages
  • Offer new ideas and concepts to the team
  • Be detail orientated and look for technological developments that could enhance the service provision


The experience you’ll bring


  • The ability to draw accurately from surveyed data in 2D and 3D using AutoCAD 2019, incorporating AutoCAD Architecture 2019
  • Hold a relevant qualification and have demonstrable experience in AutoCAD drawing techniques
  • Strong attention to detail
  • HNC in Mechanical Engineering or similar (desirable)
  • A working knowledge of systems/infrastructure installation practices
  • Applicants must hold or be prepared to undergo DV security clearances before taking up this post. (Time-frame for obtaining these clearances is 12 months, at least)



What a role with Babcock offers?


  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
  • Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
  • Share ownership scheme
  • A tailored personal development and training programme.
  • Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
  • We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


About Babcock


For more than a century, Babcock the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.



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Application Guidance:

All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.



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