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BAE Systems is hiring! Dimensional Control Surveyor position in Barrow-In-Furness, apply now!

Question asked by Daniel Hartridge on Jan 6, 2017

Dimensional Control Surveyor


We currently have a vacancy for a Dimensional Control Surveyor at our site in Barrow in Furness.


As a Dimensional Control Surveyor, you will be working on the Submarine contract and you will be instrumental in the early stages of build and work closely with Engineering and Operations.


This role will give you the opportunity to work in an extremely interesting, challenging & rewarding position. The work is different from day to day and the tasks are varied and can be extremely complicated. You will be involved in many different aspects of submarine build from design & build to commissioning.



Your main responsibilities as a Dimensional Control Surveyor will involve:


Carrying out as built surveys and analysis of the product through the various stages of build using the latest 3D measuring equipment


Taking lessons learnt from Astute and feeding back into the team whilst learning both the Successor program processes and deliverables


Completing large volume metrology surveys of submarine structures


Establishment of datum’s for the whole Submarine programme


Weapons Alignment


Propulsion (Rudder and Hydroplane alignment)


Sonar Alignment (Bow and Flank array)


Modelling and pre prediction of alignment fit up



Your skills and qualifications as a Dimensional Control Surveyor will ideally include:


Surveying experience is essential


Demonstrable knowledge of Engineering


Ability to interpret drawings and/ or CAD model


Previous trades construction/ manufacturing experience


Previous metrology knowledge and experience is beneficial


Experience and proficiency with SAP tool


Experience of Spatial Analyzer software (Polyworks also considered – will be using in near future) is desirable



What we're looking for in you:


You will have the ability to understand, demonstrate and analyse 3D data, whilst developing knowledge of the role and processes to be able to carry out complex tasks unsupervised. You will be confident liaising at all levels and have the ability to challenge if required.



Salary: £30,752


Location: Barrow in Furness



Maritime – Submarines


BAE Systems Maritime Submarines has been safely delivering world class submarines to the Royal Navy for more than a century. BAE Systems Maritime Submarines is home to the design, build, test and commissioning of the Astute class - the Royal Navy's latest and most capable generation of attack submarines. In total, seven of these state-of-the-art vessels will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.


Split across nine UK locations, and with more than 5,000 employees, the business is also the industry lead for the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines.

We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.


BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.


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