Body Structure CAD Engineer

Company Details

Engineering Better Outcomes

Belcan Technical Recruitment are currently looking to recruit a Body Structure CAD Engineer for our client who are a leading UK Automotive and Transport group based in Sherburn. This is a permanent contract and with a very competitive salary package.

Job Purpose

To be responsible for the design and detail of Body and Structural components of the vehicle.

Job Responsibilities

  • Liaise with internal departments on costs, materials, specification and assembly.
  • Designing sheet metal components/structures.
  • Designing GRP components.
  • Designing Vacuum formed components.
  • Liaise with external suppliers on collaborative designs and design issues.
  • Produce detailed drawings for all components, assemblies and layouts.
  • Present design ideas to others using CAD and Microsoft office
  • Support testing and validation activities and validate that specifications and project targets are met through appropriate documentation.
  • Meet time, quality and cost constraints for the designs

Essential/ Desirable requirements

  • At least 2 years’ experience working in an Engineering environment.
  • Experience of using Catia/Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software (2 years).
  • Experience of using Assemblies in a 3D CAD environment,


  • Experience with welded structures.
  • Experience with Plastic part design.
  • Detail drawing experience.
  • Good Communication skills

Tagged as: CATIA, 3d cad, solidworks

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