CAD TECHNICIAN

Job Description

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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce drawings for building structures in all structural materials including steel, concrete, masonry and timber as well as sub structure drainage, external works and highways
  • Liaise with structural engineers, clients, architects and sub-contractors on all drawing matters

Person Specification:

  • Minimum of 2 GCSEs including English and Maths
  • City & Guilds qualification in AutoCAD or HNC/HND Building Studies
  • Minimum of 2 years experience
  • Experience in Revit and detailing of reinforced concrete would be an advantage but is not essential

Salary:

  • Salary is negotiable dependant on experience

Commutable from Milton Keynes, Coventry, Kettering, Rugby, Bedford, Corby

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The Role:

A vacancy, reporting to the Development Manager has arisen in the R&D department for an experienced Electrical Approvals Engineer, with an engineering bias. 

This is a great opportunity within clients centre of excellence, which is privately owned, with operations in 20 countries.

They currently have a number of patents and world first and are committed to continuous product development on a concurrent engineering basis.

Familiarity with either pressure vessels, process pipelines, pumps, valves, heat exchangers would be an advantage.

Alternative industries will be considered.

Key Responsibilities:

Preparation of documentation, testing and project management of all electrical approvals with various international agencies including:

  • Hazardous area approvals e.g. ATEX, IECEx, cFMus
  • Electrical approvals e.g. LVD

Work in cooperation with Electrical Approvals Engineers within the rest of the group as required for joint development projects.

Secondary Duties:

Support a team with the approval process including:

  • Safety approved systems (SIL)
  • Metrology

Wide ranging support to the R&D department in the research, testing and development of clients products.

Person Specification:

  • Minimum of a Degree in a relevant engineering subject from an accredited University or substantial experience in lieu
  • Experience in the hazardous area approvals process for electrical equipment according to ATEX, FM, CSA, IECEx and NEPSI requirements is desirable – though experience in other areas of electrical standards compliance may be applicable
  • Good working knowledge of the relevant standards
  • Relevant industry knowledge advantageous
  • Knowledge of EMC approvals process would be advantageous
  • EU passport and willingness to travel occasionally

Personal Characteristics:

  • High degree of self-motivation and ability to work in a highly organized and logical manner under minimum supervision within a multi-disciplined team
  • Strong attention to detail - especially in documentation, standards and testing
  • Willingness to take responsibility for approvals and their content
  • Ability to multi-task and manage approval projects

Salary / Package:

  • Circa £40,000, dependant on experience
  • Bonus £5,000 per year
  • Free life assurance
  • Private medical insurance

Commutable from Milton Keynes, Leicester, Peterborough, Rugby, Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough, Banbury, Market Harborough, St Neots

 

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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce drawings for building structures in all structural materials including steel, concrete, masonry and timber as well as sub structure drainage, external works and highways
  • Liaise with structural engineers, clients, architects and sub-contractors on all drawing matters

Person Specification:

  • Minimum of 2 GCSEs including English and Maths
  • City & Guilds qualification in AutoCAD or HNC/HND Building Studies
  • Minimum of 2 years experience
  • Experience in Revit and detailing of reinforced concrete would be an advantage but is not essential

Salary:

  • Salary is negotiable dependant on experience

Commutable from Milton Keynes, Coventry, Kettering, Rugby, Bedford, Corby