Civil and Layout CAD Designer

Rolls Royce
Barnwood, UK
20 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Civil and Layout CAD Designer to join Rolls-Royce Nuclear Business in Barnwood, Bristol.

You would be employed directly by Rolls-Royce but would be based in the Edvance UK Bristol office. Edvance is the new name for Sofinel, which is the UK nuclear new build organisation.

Hinkley Point C in the South West will be the first in a new generation of UK nuclear power stations, marking a significant milestone in the re-vitalisation of the UK's nuclear power industry and providing a clean, secure and affordable source of electricity for around five million homes.

You will create the PDMS-3D model and produce 2D and 3D deliverables based on the input data provided and in accordance with the applicable design procedures and instructions. You will be assigned to one of the buildings on the nuclear island and your activity will be coordinated by the Civil and Layout Engineers. You will be responsible for the layout and design studies and will provide input data as well as reviewing the works of CAD Designers.

At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.

Our civil nuclear business provides nuclear reactor vendors and utility operators with integrated, long-term support services and solutions spanning the whole reactor lifecycle, from concept design through to obsolescence management and plant-life extension. Safety-critical systems have been supplied to around 50% of the global nuclear power plants in service and we've been a key player in the nuclear industry for more than 50 years.

Key accountabilities:
  • According to the input data and drawings provided and ensuring that the tractability is maintained throughout the model
  • Carrying out layout engineering (positioning of equipment, pipe routings etc.), ensuring that the Layout Rules are correctly followed
  • When requests for changes are issued by the various engineering teams, they incorporate the changes into the 3D model, having checked for technical consistency
  • In the event of any technical problems or deviations, the CAD Designer informs the Building Layout/Civil Leader, offers technical advice and makes corrections to the 3D model. Produces 2D drawings associated with layout engineering (general layout drawing division into fire safety zones, etc.)
  • Performing of 2D-3D-Checks (3D-Model check against P&ID, Single line diagrams etc.)
  • Performing component introduction, installation or maintenance simulations; preparing layout studies

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Mechanical Engineering Technician or higher education
  • Design office experience with knowledge of several areas of engineering (pipework, electricity, civil engineering)
  • Experience in the nuclear sector
  • Experience in plant layout engineering
  • Knowledge of PDMS software (3D) and AutoCAD 2D (or knowledge in similar 3D, 2D software application) and knowledge of TEKLA software

We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and exceptional benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.

Pioneer the performance of the future. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here .

At Rolls-Royce we also support requests for flexible working arrangements wherever possible

Closing date: 21st October 2019

Job Category

System Design

Posting Date

14 Oct 2019; 00:10

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