Mechanical CAD Design Engineer

Mechanical CAD Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical CAD Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 9174
Contact Name: Mark Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2016 08:53

Job Description

Job Title: Mechanical CAD Design Engineer

Salary: £32,000 - £35,000

Location: West Midlands

Job Summary: To be responsible for the design and specification of pipework, steelwork and associated equipment for the Water, Petrochemical & Process Industries.

Accountability: Working individually or as part of a team depending on size of project.

Reporting directly to the Project Manager and liaising with clients, the fabrication works and site installation teams.

Specialist Knowledge

& Skills: Experience of Solidworks 3D CAD Design Software is essential in order to produce detailed Assembly Drawings and Fabrication Drawings direct from the 3D model and have extensive knowledge of pipework and mechanical systems.

Must be able to read P&ID's, Equipment GA's and Pipe Routing drawings.

Qualifications: Degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred

Key Responsibilities:

  • To produce drawings in compliance with company standards from engineers sketches
  • To amend drawings as necessary in line with engineers and clients instructions
  • To maintain drawing registers in line with status of drawings
  • To produce designs for pipework, steelwork and associated items
  • On instruction from site supervisors / engineer prepare drawings and issue instructions to sub-contractors as required
  • To maintain electronic copies of drawings and documents on company server as per internal procedures
  • Undertake site surveys
  • Liaise with clients regarding design
  • Prepare schedules for procurement / fabrication
  • Check drawings for accuracy produced by others

If you would like to hear more about this position then please send you CV to or call me on 02392 222 964

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