CAD Designer / Draughtsperson


Job summary

Bluetownonline Ltd
£28000 - £38000 per annum + overtime
Building & Construction, Electro-Mechanical
Machine Tools
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: CAD Designer / Draughtsperson

Location: Midlands

Salary: £28,000 to £38,000 per annum plus overtime, dependant on experience

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: 40 Hours per Week

The company is currently looking for an experienced CAD Designer to join the team

About the role:

* Managing the design function for the business covering both large and small projects
* Independently produce CAD design packages of architectural metalwork.
* Preparation of high quality, technically accurate GA’s to meet set design requirements
* Prepare complete Fabrication Drawing Packages, both in house and subcontract production
* Self-discipline and good time management skills are essential as at any one time you could be working on a number of different projects

About you:


* Advanced Steel skills advantageous and preferred, Tekla experience or other 2D & 3D CAD modelling systems considered
* Must be able to produce CAD drawings independently
* Working knowledge of and up-to-date with regulations on stairs and balustrade
* Able to work on own initiative to a high standard as well as effectively in a team
* High competency in Microsoft Office


* Significant experience is required in secondary steelwork; structural, architectural, staircases, balustrade, glasswork & general welded fabrications
* Proven Construction / Steel Fabrication background

Qualification & Education:

* Essential - Good general education, time served Draughtsperson or Degree level education in relevant subject
* A full driving licence with a maximum of 3 penalty points


* Able to work under pressure to achieve deadlines and programmes
* You will be a great communicator at all levels, both verbally and via email, always coming across as proactive and committed, with a professional, friendly manner and an ability to portray your expertise in the role
* Able to remain calm and demonstrate an imaginative approach to problem solving with ability to pick things up quickly
* Must have an exceptional attention to detail and a great eye for good design

* Site surveying experience advantageous

References, as well as a portfolio of previous work, are required and evidence of a strong portfolio of previous work will be a definite requirement


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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; CAD Technician, CAD, Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Design Technician, 2D CAD, CAD Operator, CAD Designer, CAD Design, Draughtsperson, Design Engineer, CAD Engineer, Engineering Graduate, Graduate Engineer may also be considered for this role.

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