Electrical AutoCAD Draughtsman

Location: North Yorkshire, England Salary:
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

One of my key clients are in the need of a Electrical AutoCAD Draughtsman. The client is a interesting company with very good core values.

Please read the full job specification below and if you believe you or someone you know would be relevant please do not hesitate to get in touch!

Contract: 6 months minimum

Rate: circa £30 a hour

Location: North Yorkshire

Start: As soon as possible

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for electrical/electronic aspects of a manned submersible project.
  • Preparation of new electrical drawings/wiring diagrams and the updates of existing.
  • Produce design specifications and documentation to ISO 9001.
  • Assist in the preparation of test specifications.
  • To work within the requirements of company procedures and national and international regulations.
  • To work within the timescales and budgets set by the company.
  • Other activities as directed by the project engineer or project manager.


  • To provide design on all projects as required, within the timescales set by the company.
  • Ensure the suitability for function for the engineering aspects of company products.
  • Prompt replies to production, logistical and technical support questions.
  • Liaise with other engineering disciplines in the design of equipment and systems.
  • Liaise with the Production and Logistics departments.
  • Liaise with the Project Manager.
  • Liaise with the Integration Department.
  • Liaise with the Sales and Marketing Department.


Education / Qualifications:

  • Degree in Electrical or related/equivalent subject (lesser qualifications coupled with suitable design experience would be considered).


  • Previous experience in a design environment.
  • Design and understanding of electrical systems - minimum of 3 years experience.

Key Skills:

  • Sound engineering knowledge
  • Attention to detail and effective checking regime
  • High proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to work in a team environment and problem solve.
  • Ability to liaise with other members of staff including customers and 3rd parties.
  • Clear technical writing
  • Good record keeping
  • Willingness to learn new engineering skills in a professional environment
  • Attentive to ISO 9001 QA systems
  • Flexibility, adaptability and professionalism, with the ability to work cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary team, or on individual projects.

To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit

Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales