Hutchinson Stop-choc Ltd is a leading industrial, aerospace and defence manufacturing company supplying high technology anti-vibration & shock isolation mountings, illuminated aircraft cockpit instrument panels & display systems, and lightweight avionics racking, to a wide range of customers and markets across the globe. As a Hutchinson Group company we benefit from being part of a substantial global player in the worlds high technology and industrial markets.


This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic engineer to join our dedicated engineering team to lead the Drawing Office.


  • Manage workload of Drawing Office and prioritise tasks
  • Manage and maintain Product Data Management (PDM) and Product Lifecycle Management tool
  • Manage and check engineering drawings, revisions, version control, Engineering Change Notes (ECN), BoM and design drawings release for production
  • Create 3D models, produce 2D drawings and maintain high standard of Drawing Office
  • Organise and participate in PDRs and CDRs, capture and implement all design changes
  • Understand Design for Manufacturing, participate in DFMEA and PFMEA, contribute to product enhancement
  • Record Engineering Requests, obtain timescales, organize engineering reviews and update project progresses
  • Keep abreast of current engineering practices and standards, materials and finishes, REACH and RoHS, generate and maintain in-house Engineering Standards
  • Support sales team with new enquiries
  • Support production with existing ranges of products


  • BSc (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering or related subjects
  • CAD (Autodesk Inventor or other packages)
  • PLM/PDM tool (Autodesk Vault or other packages)
  • Experience in design of moulded parts/racking/illuminated displays would be an advantage

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