CAD Designer / CAM Programmer / CAD Technician

£18000 - £25000 per annum
17 Oct 2018
14 Nov 2018
Bluetown Online
Systems Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: CAD/CAM Programmer

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire

Salary: £18,000 – £25,000 Dependant on Experience

Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm. 42.5hrs per week

Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning engineering companies, they are looking to recruit an enthusiastic CAD/CAM Programmer to join their expanding team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled and motivated CAD / CAM Programmer to join one of the UK’s largest laser & water jet cutting operations in the fabrication and engineering sector.

Key Responsibilities:

* To create 2D CNC CAD Programs with the use of CAD / CAM software
* Updating and maintaining material & consumable stock lists using Microsoft Excel, Work & Outlook
* Office Administration duties as required by Sales Manager
* Preparation of quotations from customer RFQ (Request For Quotation)
* Dealing with customers both over the phone and in person

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

* Fully competent in using CAD/CAM Software
* Previous experience in a 2D CNC cutting environment is desirable
* Previous experience with TruTops software or Flow software packages is desirable although full training will be provided
* Fully understand technical drawings & draw or develop flat pattern components.
* Experience of sheet metal fabrication is an advantage.
* Experience of Microsoft Access Database systems preferable but full training will be provided.
* Use of Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word, Outlook is essential.
* Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical drawings
* Excellent communication skills both written and verbally as you will be required to contact customers on a regular basis


* 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
* Free car parking
* Cycle to work scheme
* Company Pension Scheme
* Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
* Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Please note that due to the nature of the role, no sponsorship or relocation packages will be available for this position so all candidates must be eligible to both live and work in the UK to be considered.

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Covering Letter for this role.

Candidates with experience of; CAD Programmer, CAD Technician, CAD, Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Design Technician, 2D CAD, CAD Operator, CAD Designer, CAD Design, Draughtsperson, Design Engineer, CAD Engineer, CAM Engineer, CAM Technician, CAM Programmer will also be considered for the role.