Engineering Services Department
£25,000-£35,000 per annum
Holidays 25 days plus bank holidays
Pension 4% epe + 6% epl
Hours 8am-5pm Mon – Fri
Our client is a manufacturer and distributor of specialist scaffolding and safety equipment. It is part of an International Company trading in over 100 countries and are leaders in their field and are renowned worldwide. They are also now entering a period of rapid growth and need ambitious, self-motivated and talented people to enable its various products and services to be developed, distributed and supported globally.
They are based in Eaton Socon. The successful CAD Technician will be part of a small team and will support in-house engineering, marketing and sales functions, supporting existing customers and group companies both in the UK and overseas. In addition to supporting its own products, they also operate a contract design service undertaking temporary works designs for temporary works contractors, constructions companies, main contractors, specialist event, concert, seating and stage companies.
The ideal candidate will be qualified to OND or degree level but candidates without these qualifications who have exceptional experience will be considered. The ideal person will have a technical CAD background gained in the construction/scaffolding/temporary works sectors, 5 years Autocad experience, some knowledge and interest of product development and a willingness to work within a small team. This position may involve occasional overseas and UK travel.
It is essential that the candidates can work from written or verbal instructions and undertake 2D and 3D CAD work using AutoCad. A vast majority of their work is 2D, but they do use 3D for product design and have also seen a large increase in demand for 3D general arrangement plans and details.