JOB TITLE: CAD Technician

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Sheffield
Job Reference : 13046 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 26/04/2017
Salary & Benefits : £26000 - £28000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

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Job Summary

Job Summary Job Title: CAD Engineer Location: Sheffield Salary: £26k - £28k plus great benefits Experience: CAD Operative with a Metalwork or Joinery background

Job Description


Leading manufacturer of interior environments and rail vehicle equipment is looking for CAD Engineer to produce high quality fixtures and fittings.

About the Company

We're a growing manufacturing business looking to bring in a new CAD Engineer to continue developing themselves and our CAD department.

We're a well-established manufacturing company who supply into the likes of the John Lewis Group, Dunelm Mill and Lindt which means we pride ourselves on the quality of our products but also commitment to our staff. We believe in ensuring our team have lots of scope to develop their careers with us whilst having a good work/life balance, that's why we have an early finish every other Friday afternoon!

If you're looking for a people-focused workplace where you will be valued but also expected to contribute to our continued innovation read on.

About the Role

To provide accurate, detailed and timely manufacturing drawings/information, that considers the best manufacturing methods to enable products to be manufactured in an efficient and effective manner.

Key Responsibilities

*To take ownership of the CAD aspect of allocated projects ensuring drawings/information and provided to deadlines set
*Participate in Project launch meetings with other members of staff and interpret the client's requirements
*Develop design giving due consideration to the estimated concept and best manufacturing methods
*Produce, store and issue drawings and supporting engineering information as per company procedures
*Populate the company MRP system with the required information [part numbering/routings etc]
*Generate Bills of Materials and Cutting Lists

What Are We Looking For?

We are looking for an experience CAD Engineer or CAD Operative ideally with a background in joinery or metal work.

The ideal candidate for this role will be well qualified with either a degree or HND/C in Mechanical/Manufacturing/ Engineering with AutoCAD experience. If you work as a CAD Technician for a manufacturing business in the area, you would be a great fit for this role.

Pay and Benefits

So what's on offer? As well as the chance to further your CAD Engineering career there is a basic salary of £26k - £28k. There is a 5% company pension, life insurance, profit share and 24 + 8 days holiday. Early finish every other Friday.


If this sounds like something you might be interested in click apply or send your CV to

Not Interested?

If this isn't for you I work a lot of roles within this industry so it might be worth getting in touch anyway, send me an email to get the ball rolling.
Who do you know who can do this role? I am in a position to pay £300 for a successful referral. Send me there details and we can take it from there.

Job Keywords

AutoCAD, solidworks, CAD, design technician, engineering, manufacturing, mechanical design, draughtsman, 2D, 3Dm minitab, engineer

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