• Location
  • United Kingdom
  • Job type
  • Contract
  • Salary
  • c£40/hr Umbrella
  • Job ref
  • JO10957

Checker - Plymouth - Duration 12 months - Rate c£40/hr umbrella.
Key words / skills: Checker, Design, BPSS, Naval, Marine, 2D, 3D.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd is working along side Babcock Naval marine in order to recruit a number of Drawing Checkers to work on long term contract WFH / Plymouth.
As a Checker your responsibilities and duties will include:

There is an opportunity for a checker and approver within the draughting team of In Service Support. The required individual will work within the In-Service Technical Support Section which provides a variety of technical support functions with regards to the UK, Canadian and Australian In-Service Submarine Fleets. The role will be Checking/Approval of In Service Support drawings for UK and Canadian Weapons Handling & Discharge Systems and Submerged Signal Ejectors updated for obsolescence, upgrades and amendments. The successful candidate will join a growing team of a dozen originators, checkers and approvers currently conducting work across various contracts.

HNC/HND or Degree mechanical Engineering
Candidates without these qualifications will be considered, if they can demonstrate considerable relevant experience.

 Extensive experience of checking and approving drawings in high integrity systems (defence, oil and gas, nuclear, aerospace etc).
 Good, broad, engineering design knowledge.
 Good understanding of current Defence Standards.
 Good understanding of Engineering Drawing configuration control.
 Good understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.
 Good communication skills both oral and written.
 Proficient at 2D and 3D CAD, NX preferred.
 Conversant with Microsoft Office packages.
 Excellent attention to detail.

Skills which would be an advantage
 Previous experience of checking of First Level/QCA equipment (enhanced quality requirements).
 Experience of Teamcenter document management system or similar.
 Direct experience with UK/Canadian Submarine Weapon Handling and Discharge Equipment.
 Knowledge of MoD Drawing Practice and configuration control.

You will be an experienced Checker.
HND / Degree / Chartered.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.