CAD draughtsperson

  • Permanent
  • Leicestershire
  • £35000 - £45000 per annum GBP / Year

Job Title: CAD Draughtsperson

Location: Leicester (LE2)

Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 /Annum (DOE)

Job Type: Permanent

The Role

Our client who is a leader in projects related to structural steel, secondary steel, architectural metalwork, and industrial metalworks is looking for a CAD draughtsperson with from an architectural background

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality detailed technical drawings and plans based on designs supplied by architects and designers and make modifications to existing drawings

  • Use a variety of CAD software programmes to create designs in 2D and 3D models

  • Liaise with architects, engineers and designers to understand their design requirements and provide technical advice to manufacturing and construction technicians

  • Provide accurate, detailed and to scale drawings

  • Ensure drawings are compliant with industry and health and safety standards and protocols

  • Calculate costs and apply knowledge of materials and engineering principles to check feasibility of manufacture and construction of the product

  • Present working drawings for use in all stages of the project, tender, manufacture/construction, and installation

  • Produce installation and manufacturing documentation

The Candidate

  • Knowledge of engineering principles and ability to create and read technical drawings

  • IT skills and experience using computer-aided design software such as AutoCAD and Solidworks

  • The ability to transfer, display and manipulate your work using Microsoft Office and other programmes

  • Attention to detail to create accurate and detailed drawings and check other colleagues’ work for accuracy and quality

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