CAD Technician


Direct Entry Job Permanent Como, Italy

Uploaded 25 Sep 2021

Job Description

In general, in the space industry, structural engineering is pushed to the limits in terms of lightweight and strength/stiffness performances: light structures are necessary to contain the costs of the launch and a careful design is required to make the spacecraft compliant with the severe mechanical loads environment of a launch. Moreover, in the frame of the so-called new space economy, a certain speed in design and integration is required to reduce costs and to meet customers’ specifications.

Role description

D-Orbit is looking for a CAD technician, whose role can be mainly summarized in the following points:

  • Perform technical drawings of components and assemblies;
  • Support technical design of components and assemblies;
  • Bill of materials organization and maintenance;
  • Drafting of assemblies procedure;
  • Technical interface with procurement team;
  • Technical interface with workshop supplier;
  • Technical interface with quality assurance team.

Person Specification

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Technical Diploma;
  • 1 - 2 years experience as CAD Designer;
  • Experience in CAD software (knowledge of PTC Creo is a plus);
  • Experience in assembly technical manual drafting is a plus;
  • Experience in PLM or PDM software is a plus;
  • Experience in a mechanical workshop is a plus;
  • Proactive attitude and problem-solving skills;
  • Ability to work in a team and individually.


  • Knowledge of the English language is required;
  • Knowledge of the Italian language is a plus.