Over 95% of international telecommunications data and voice traffic is routed around the world via submarine fibre optic cables. The estimated economic value of the UK telecommunications subsea cables industry, to the digital economy, is £62.8 billion. A-2-Sea offers exciting opportunities to be part of this specialised and vital UK industry.

CAD Engineering Draughtsman

A-2-Sea Solutions are recruiting a CAD Engineering Draughtsman to undertake the following duties:

  • Create 2D electro/mechanical engineering scheme and design layout drawings
  • Create 2D electro/mechanical engineering detail drawings for manufacturing purposes
  • Updating existing drawings in line with the company’s ISO 9001 quality system
  • Liaise with various sub-contractors during the manufacturing and build process
  • Liaise with cable engineers to explore (through CAD) possible product design improvements
  • Use CAD to assist in other areas of the company’s business activities

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate experience in the required duties (above)
  • Be proficient in the use of AutoCAD
  • Have at least 2 years’ full-time CAD experience (this may include experience gained whilst studying)
  • Have proven experience of working as part of a team
  • Have knowledge of material selection for electro/mechanical manufacturing purposes
  • He prepared to get involved in ‘hands on’ build and installation tasks
  • Have aspirations to expand the company’s use of CAD

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing team. The role is full-time and is largely office based (Romsey) with possible site visits. Hours are 08:00-17:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:00-13:00 on Friday.


If you are interested in joining our team and would like to find out more about these vacancies, please send your CV and a covering email to Nicola Tucker at



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Get in touch

Contact the A-2-Sea team on 01794 830909 or