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CAD Operative

Job Summary

  • Location Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary £30000 - £32000 per annum
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 16 June 2022
  • Ref 5382_1655384894

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Job Description

Job Description

Job Title:

CAD Operative

Reports to:

The Main Purpose of the Job:

To provide proposal and manufacturing drawings for structural steelwork and architectural metalwork by interpreting structural and architectural designs.


· To interpret engineers and architect's drawings.

· To communicate and liaise with client engineers and architects where solutions are required.

· To prepare proposal and manufacturing drawings using AutoCAD 2D and 3D software.

· Prepare relevant parts/bolt/cutting lists.

· To issue completed drawings to works for manufacture.

· To oversee any co-ordination with production staff regarding manufacture.

· To liaise with site installation crews regarding details if required.

· Other duties appropriate to the level of this role.

Qualifications and/or Experience Required:

· Solid Technical background and experience. (Within the structural and architectural steelwork market.)

· Excellent Communication and organisational skills.

· CAD Experience essential. (Tekla 3D preferred.)

· Computer literate and conversant in the use of software packages such as Microsoft outlook, Excel and word.

Job Location

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Lewis Harrison

Lewis Harrison

I work in the Technical and Engineering team. I am continually adding to my fast-growing knowledge in this field, I thrive on speaking to people every single day, learning more about them and getting them into their next role. I enjoy helping and supporting candidates transiting through our process…

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