CAD Technician

Job Title: CAD Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum
Start Date: 04/09/2019
REF: BBBH14388_1567604616
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 4, 2019

Job Description

CAD Technician
Competitive Salary + benefits


Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for an enthusiastic CAD Technician who is experienced in in either structural steelwork, light gauge SFS, building façade or car park design.

Roles & Responsibilities:
As a CAD Technician your duties will consist of (but not be limited to): -

  • Produce design elevations and drawings following the client brief
  • Analyse configurations of structural components and calculate pressure stresses and strains
  • Contribute to designs with your own ideas and consider the strength of different materials such as timber, concrete, steel and brick to see how designs can be amended or improved
  • Make drawings, specifications, computer models and create 3D models
  • Liaise with other designers and architects to agree on safe, aesthetic designs
  • Investigate structural engineers reports and liaise with engineers to establish the best approach to project design and construction

Skills & Qualifications:
We are looking for a CAD Technician with the following: -

  • Experienced user of AutoCAD
  • Autodesk Revit, Inventor 2015 and Tekla is desirable
  • Design background from either building facades, structural steelwork, light gauge SFS or car parks
  • Ability to work under your own initiative and to be able to contribute ideas to improve designs
  • Confident, positive, proactive and an excellent communicator

Salary & Package:
What's on offer for this CAD Technician role:

  • Competitive salary

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 or send a CV and Cover letter to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.