TECHNICAL SUPPORT - CAD OPERATOR

Job Description

The Role:

Our client is looking to recruit a presales technical support & CAD operator to join their busy projects team. They are an established market leading manufacturer and distributor, based in North West Leicestershire. The successful individual will be responsible for liaising with trade customers, architects and main contractors.

The successful individual will ideally be an experienced technical based CAD Operator.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Offering pre-sales technical support to customers phone calls and emails supporting all of their products
  • Generating and issuing CAD drawings as required to support their trade customers
  • Issuing CAD sections to architects to assist in their drawings
  • Issuing product drawing layouts and chasing for approvals
  • Occasionally attending client meetings off site to support their area sales team (pool car will be provided)

Person Specification:

  • CAD experienced
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic, able to work alone and also as a team
  • A strong, clear communicator both verbally and electronically
  • Organised yet flexible with an ability to adapt to changes in workload
  • Able to demonstrate good working IT skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word & Excel essential) with the ability to learn in house systems
  • Produce and issue CAD drawings from templates where available
  • Able to demonstrate a technical ability to read drawings and understand the product

The Benefits:

  • £22,000 - £25,000
  • Competitive pension package after qualifying period
  • Standard hours of 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday
  • Free car parking on a first come first served basis
  • Up to 25 days holiday pro-rata, plus bank holidays
  • Canteen facilities with cold drink & snack vending, microwave and fridges
  • BIM/Revit and product training to support the role

Commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, Ashby De La Zouch, Swadlincote, Burton upon Trent

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The Role:

Our client is looking to recruit a presales technical support & CAD operator to join their busy projects team. They are an established market leading manufacturer and distributor, based in North West Leicestershire. The successful individual will be responsible for liaising with trade customers, architects and main contractors.

The successful individual will ideally be an experienced technical based CAD Operator.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Offering pre-sales technical support to customers phone calls and emails supporting all of their products
  • Generating and issuing CAD drawings as required to support their trade customers
  • Issuing CAD sections to architects to assist in their drawings
  • Issuing product drawing layouts and chasing for approvals
  • Occasionally attending client meetings off site to support their area sales team (pool car will be provided)

Person Specification:

  • CAD experienced
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic, able to work alone and also as a team
  • A strong, clear communicator both verbally and electronically
  • Organised yet flexible with an ability to adapt to changes in workload
  • Able to demonstrate good working IT skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word & Excel essential) with the ability to learn in house systems
  • Produce and issue CAD drawings from templates where available
  • Able to demonstrate a technical ability to read drawings and understand the product

The Benefits:

  • £22,000 - £25,000
  • Competitive pension package after qualifying period
  • Standard hours of 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday
  • Free car parking on a first come first served basis
  • Up to 25 days holiday pro-rata, plus bank holidays
  • Canteen facilities with cold drink & snack vending, microwave and fridges
  • BIM/Revit and product training to support the role

Commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, Ashby De La Zouch, Swadlincote, Burton upon Trent

 

The Company:

This business is a rapidly growing reputable company with over 30 years of experience, with three offices in the UK.

They are specialists in construction projects with an ever-increasing scale and complexity nationwide. They have established a broad client base with projects ranging from small residential properties through to vast commercial developments.

They offer civil and structural engineering expertise, ground investigation, health and safety services and building surveying as well as other specialised services and consulting support.

The Role:

  • Undertake structural design on a wide variety of civil and structural projects within the commercial, residential care, industrial and education sectors on projects up to £15 million in value

Person Specification:

  • You will be chartered or approaching chartership status through IStructE or ICE and have a minimum of 7 years post graduate experience
  • Have design experience and structural analysis skills in all common structural materials including steel, concrete, timber and masonry
  • Proficient in relevant engineering design software
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to manage your own workload to meet client requirements and project timeframes and supervise project engineers/technicians accordingly
  • Confidently represent the company at meetings and liaise with clients, consultants and contractors
  • A positive team member
  • Able to write accurate reports and project documentation
  • Have a full driving licence and own transport

Salary:

  • Attractive salary, negotiable dependant on experience, with the prospects of long-term development within a growing company

Commutable from Leicester, Rugby, Oakham, Corby, Kettering, Daventry, Coventry