CAD Technician

23000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + plus bonus
25 Oct 2019
14 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A new role has been created for a CAD Technician reporting to our Regional Technical Manager. We are an international organization and are a leading supplier of technical equipment and recorded a record year for sales in 2018 which we have built upon in 2019. Working Mon to Fri either 9 - 5.30 or 8.30 - 5 with free parking, 23 days holiday and an annual discretionary bonus scheme. We can offer a generous salary of cGBP23 to GBP25k with full training on our product range and working as part of a friendly team.

The CAD Technician role offers an excellent opportunity for a recent College or University leaver seeking to utilise their relevant qualifications within a forward thinking company. Or you may already be working in a similar role and be seeking the chance to progress your career.

The CAD Technician role would suit candidates with experience with computers and CAD especially with Viso/AutoCAD or Sketchup as they will form the key element of the role in which the successful applicant will be shown how to modify and create room layouts and elevations showing the position and location of equipment within a room/building. Someone with an interest in tech, IT computing and audio visual would be an advantage. The secondary function is that of test and configuration of equipment prior to delivery. A basic understanding of networking and device configuration and firmware updating would be useful.

The main duties of the role are as follows:-

Production of audio visual M&E drawings utilizing AutoCAD , Visio 2013

Production of audio visual system schematics utilizing DTools and Visio

Production of bespoke metal work design - Bracketry, plates, etc.

Production of bespoke woodwork design - Control desks, Lecterns, Medla walls, etc.

Production of CAD detailing optical rigs, protection throw, screen distances, equipment, power and data positioning

Create and maintain a library of typical elevations for key equipment brands to include typical requirements

Review and maintain drawing standards for the company

Engage In training courses to maintain and improve skills as new versions of Auto cad and Visio are released

Assist In the training of company staff to maintain drawing standards

Drawings to be scaled and dimensioned accurately for construction

Work with Layers, XRef, Plot layouts and Viewports

Maintain drawing naming convention, and drawing distribution log for major projects

Maintain company drawing templates and drawing boarders with T&C information and technical prerequisite


To follow the ISO Processes as per job description

Working under pressure at times, to tight deadlines, both as part of a team and under own initiative

In return we can offer the opportunity toachieve and maintain the below qualifications and certifications as part of their ongoing professional development:

Further/Higher Education in Computer Aided Design, Product Design

CTS Certified Technology Specialist

ECS - Electrotechnical Certification Scheme

Specialist Software training - AutoCAD, Visio, SketchUp

If you have relevant CAD, IT or Design qualifications and/or work experience to match the duties of the role, please forward your CV asap for immediate consideration