Engineering and manufacturing excellence is at the heart of the Peter Brotherhood business and we are now seeking to augment our core skills and ambitious growth plans through a number of key appointments.
All roles will receive a competitive starting salary, commensurate with the level of expertise you will bring, 25 days holiday, and pension and life assurance benefits. We are also happy to support you in your continuous development.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Design Draughtsman for the Peter Brotherhood business.
We are seeking an individual to work within the existing design team undertaking detailed design work and detailed draughting of various components across various product ranges. The suitable candidate will identify and implement time and cost saving initiatives and be heavily focused around standardised component design.
The position will require interaction with other business areas including manufacturing, supply chain and quality.
Key Accountabilities & Requirements –
Lead design of product components and assemblies from initial concept through to modelling and detailing
Identify opportunities to utilise intelligent tools to improve quality and throughput of work in the department
Conduct VAVE efforts on identified components to improve competitiveness of product portfolio
Identify potential product improvements and the benefits of implementing such improvements
Liaise with manufacturing to find solutions to component issues that arise
Work closely with the engineering team to instil design intent into models and drawings.
Bill of material construction for contractual components and assemblies
Create best practices for both processes and components handled by the team
Development of existing products to enhance the portfolio of the business
Identify possible process improvements that could be implemented and detail the benefits of implementation
To ensure that Health and Safety practices are followed both in daily work and incorporated with product design
Essential to this role is 10 years’ experience in a design and engineering environment with at least 3 years’ experience in a similar role. Candidates must have an expert knowledge of CAD systems, particularly Solidworks and knowledge and working experience of PDM/PLM systems and experience of constructing piping systems. Comprehensive understanding of complex Bill of Material structures and use of and construction of intelligent parametric modelling is required together with DFMA experience.
Preferred qualifications are a Bachelor’s Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent, a Solid works qualification and draughtsman qualifications (e.g. GD&T)
Previous experience of working within a manufacturing/engineering environment an advantage.
or write to us at Peter Brotherhood Ltd, 85 Papyrus Road, Werrington, Peterborough PE4 5HG.
For further opportunities
Please see opportunities with Hayward Tyler, part of The Hayward Tyler Group
PROUD TO BE PETER BROTHERHOOD
A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE
Peter Brotherhood is a world leader in designing, manufacturing and servicing steam turbines and turbine generator (TG) sets up to 40MW. We have thousands of steam turbine installations in more than 100 countries.
We conform to the stringent quality assurance standard ISO 9001:2008 and the environmental management standard ISO 14001:2004 as well as the Occupational Health and Safety Management System OHSAS 18001:2007.