Design Draughtsperson - Aberdeen

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Ref: 540 Date Posted: Friday 02 Feb 2024

Balmoral Comtec, a division of Balmoral Group, provides surface and subsurface buoyancy, insulation and elastomer products and services to the global energy, defence, subsea communications and oceanographic industries.

We are looking for a Design Draughtsperson who will thrive on our dynamic environment - To produce 3D models, assembly and detail drawings of the Balmoral Comtec Product range.  Develop Smart models and techniques including Parametrics, I-Logic and other advanced modelling techniques.  Provide support for the production interfaces and support the engineering team.

Main Duties:

  • To produce general arrangement, production and detailed drawings and parts lists of Balmoral and client products from in house and client provided information.
  • To assist in the development of engineering design.
  • To produce information in the form of drawings and specifications which allows the contracts, projects and production departments to perform their functions efficiently.
  • To assist with the development of custom design software and techniques.
  • To contribute to the continuing effort to reduce costs.
  • To contribute to the maintenance of engineering data using data management software.
  • To produce information to safely meet client and in house deadlines and to advise early of any anticipated delays.
  • To ensure all relevant company procedures and policies are adhered to in the performance of the above duties.
  • Qualifications & experience: 1-2 years’ draughting experience.
  • HNC or HND in a recognised mechanical engineering discipline.
  • Knowledge of 3D Modelling software including but not limiting too
  • Produce Detail Design Drawings
  • Tolerancing
  • Assemblies
  • Parametric Modelling


  • Knowledge of Autodesk Software (Inventor, AutoCAD)
  • Ability to assist in Project Management
  • GD&T knowledge and experience of application
  • Familiar with Draughting standards such as BS8888
  • Knowledge of Offshore environment
  • Knowledge of plastics, rubber and composite materials


  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Competence in MS Office Software