Graduate Design Draughtsperson


Renishaw’s CMM Division (CPD) is seeking a Design Draughtsperson to join the Current and Custom CMM Products team. The successful candidate will be involved in both the support of the current portfolio of CMM probes, heads, controllers and racks, the development of replacement products, and in the development of custom product solutions to individual customer requirements.

The CPD Current and Custom products department is responsible for well-established and successful product lines. In addition there is an increasing number of New Products being handed-over, making use of a wide variety of technologies.

The role will be based at our New Mills site near Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire. Occasional travel to other sites may be required.


  • Generate designs and technical drawings to the latest standards.

  • Provide direct design support when production issues arise.

  • Involvement in the engineering change process.

  • Liaise with manufacturing to discuss, agree and detail ongoing design improvements.

  • Liaise with various areas of the business to progress implementation of design changes.

  • Support the transfer of ownership of new products into the Current Products department.

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Key requirements

  • A-Levels (or equivalent) in a relevant subject, time served apprenticeship or equivalent experience.
• Working knowledge and understanding of 3D CAD design.
• A working knowledge of engineering design and drawing techniques, including part numbering systems and documentation issue control.
• Good PC skills, including knowledge of MS Office.

Desirable requirements

  • Familiarity with Siemens NX.

  • Knowledge of CMM products.

Person specification

The successful candidate will be highly organised, methodical, with excellent attention to detail. The individual in this role will have the ability to work unsupervised under their own initiative, and possess good communication skills, both written and verbal.

Opportunity Overview

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Gloucestershire, Wotton-under-Edge
  • Region: South West
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Hardware
  • Manufacturing
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Software
  • Systems

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Job ID Number: CP8844
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