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Job ID
Posting Date
UK-WA-Pembroke Dock
Marine manufacturing & services
Job type
Full time
Years of experience
2+ years
Education Level
Undergraduate degree
22,000.00 per hour
depending on qualifications and work experience
Job reference code
Application methods
Phone: 01792763322

Totec Recruitment

Junior Naval Architect

Job description

Job Title: Junior Naval Architect

Location: Pembroke, West Wales

Hours of Work: Monday to Friday 40 hrs pw.

Salary: Circa £22k dependent on qualifications/work experience


Our client is a commercial boat builder based in Pembroke Dock who specialise in the design and manufacture of steel and aluminium craft. The company is looking for a Junior Naval Architect to work on up-coming marine projects for our worldwide customer base, within a growing. The ideal candidate will have previously worked within a marine design/engineering industry.


Working as part of a design team, you will work under the direction of the Senior Naval Architect to review incoming design and production drawings in respect of production, contract, operational and Class/Survey requirements



  • Assist in the preparation of technical specification documentation and general arrangement drawings to support the bidding process
  • Hull design, surface modelling and fairing
  • Structural design, to classification rules where required
  • Perform stability analysis in accordance with flag state or classification society requirements
  • Generate and issue production ready drawings, including arrangements, schematics and detailed manufacturing/engineering drawings for the commercial projects of the company
  • Use 3D CAD tools to generate boat assemblies
  • Preparation of plate nesting drawings, section lists and bills of materials
  • Liaise with suppliers as required
  • Participate in design reviews
  • Provide technical support to the production teams
  • Participate in other design office tasks as required
  • Ensure activities meet and integrate with organisational quality, health and safety, and environmental policies


Essential Requirements:

  • Naval Architect graduate with experience in a boat design
  • Able to demonstrate at least 3 years’ experience within an engineering design environment
  • Experienced using AutoCAD; previous experience of 3D CAD tools.
  • Able to demonstrate an ability to visualise ideas from verbal or written instruction
  • Able to demonstrate an ability to visualise ideas from verbal or written instruction
  • Versatile to work on several projects in a short period of time


Desirable Requirements:

  • Experience using Autodesk Inventor (2D and 3D) and other Autodesk Design Products
  • Understanding of common production processes relating to metal fabrication
  • Knowledge of load bearing structures and machinery installations
  • Knowledge of workings/operation of boats/ small ships


To Apply:

If you wish to know more about this role please contact Mike at Totec or to apply for the position confidentially send your CV to Totec today.

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