The Mechanical CAD Designer is responsible for preparing and maintaining engineering or sustaining project design layouts, production drawings and other related documentation per ISO/ANSI and SLB standards, considering methods of manufacture, tolerance, geometric control and their effect on related parts or assemblies
Closing date: 24 Feb 2023
Total hours per week: 37.5
Possible start date
11 Sep 2023
23 Jan 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- Prepare original designs of varying complexity (mechanical & electro-mechanical) using the approved 3D CAD system
- Preparation of part and assembly drawings in accordance with relevant standards employing suitable tolerance and geometric control as required
- Preparation of BOM#
- Understand ISO and possibly ANSI standards relating to drafting standards
- Work in accordance SLB standards and procedures including drafting, material/coating selection, management of revisions etc.
- Understand manufacturing processes and techniques and how they impact on the cost/lead time of a part
- Working in a multi-disciplinary team, generally requiring close collaboration with the Mechanical Engineers
- Prepare tolerance stack-up calculations
- Design and development of assembly related tooling, test rigs, fixtures etc.
- Hands on “assembly/dis-assembly” of prototype tools, rigs, fixtures etc.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard:
- Level 2 competence qualification
- Level 3 competence qualification
- Level 3 knowledge qualification
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- HNC in Mechanical Engineering
- Career progression plan for MCAD. Trainer Designer to Master Designer (5 levels)
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9 or C and above) Essential
About the employer
SCHLUMBERGER OILFIELD UK PLC
GLOUCESTERSHIRE ENGINEERING TRAINING LIMITED
Level 3 (A level)
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