CAD Technician

Location: Halifax,West Yorkshire
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: Market related

Job Title: CAD Technician

Location: Halifax

Type: Permanent

Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday

CAD Technician

The Role

  • Knowledge and use of the appropriate design software for creating and issuing models / drawings to both in-house or client standards.
  • Review and offer advice to customers on the technical detailing of plans, specifications and other customer documentation
  • Prepare dimensional drawings, installation drawings and full manufacturing details.
  • Serve as an information source on the design and construction of permeable pavements and hard landscaped areas
  • Maintain notes, design calculations and other documentation (like drawings, bill of materials, list of design parameters, and performance guarantees) within CSS and associated systems.
  • Liaising with colleagues, other departments and project teams with respect to model/drawing requirements.
  • Work within the Commercial Sales Division to ensure the achievement and retention of product specifications and grow delivered sales
  • Preparation of engineering models/drawings in accordance with current standards and codes of practice, including general arrangements, construction details and manufacturing drawings.
  • Any design work accepted is delivered within a timescale agreed with the customers, both internal and external.
  • Ensuring that models/drawings are prepared, stored, issued and archived in accordance with company procedures.
  • To use innovative thinking, solve problems and promote new ideas that improve working practices, opportunities, and business relationships with the Commercial customer base.

CAD Technician

The Candidate

  • Proficient in AutoCAD. Revit and Solidworks preferable but not essential.
  • Spatial awareness and linkage of 2D and 3D design content
  • Able to generate layout and manufacturing drawings from architectural sketches and specifications
  • Familiar with design parameters related to sustainable urban drainage systems
  • Knowledgeable of standard drafting practices and procedures

The Company

A large, well established company that is in the construction sector.

Contact: Rebecca Greenwood (
Posted on website: 05/02/2018

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