CAD Technician

DATS is recruiting for a CAD Technician to join a Building Services consultancy based in Greater Manchester. This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of the North West’s largest specialist building services consultancies who will invest in your career. Our client currently works on some of the UK’s leading projects in the construction industry.

Role:  CAD Technician
Position Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £23,000 – £27,000
Location: Manchester
Industry: Building Services
Reference:  HQ 4382
Date Posted: 04/07/2018

What does the job involve?

You will support the CAD Manager and M&E project team by producing drawings using AutoCAD and assisting in the issue of drawing and the Supply Chains. You will be working on some of the UK’s leading projects and will have the backing of an organisation who will invest in your career development. You will be working on projects of all sectors of the construction industry including; Residential, Industrial, Commercial, Education, Healthcare, Leisure and Retail on project values up to and occasionally exceeding £50 million.
What skills and experience do you need?

  • Minimum 5 years demonstrable knowledge and experience of AutoCAD packages
  • Experience of working with project teams to execute projects on time and on budget
  • Previous experience in adhering to standard procedures and document controls etc
  • Proven record of working on Building Services projects both Mechanical and Electrical
  • Able to liaise with clients and members of the design team to raise and resolve issues in a pro-active and timely fashion
  • Experience in assisting in programming and managing projects through the design office
  • Fully proficient in Microsoft Office packages (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Must poses good interpersonal and communication skills
  • B-TEC HNC in Building Services Engineering or similar

What are the pay and benefits?

£23,000 – £27,000 salary plus benefits


If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please reply to this advert and one of our Consultants will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

If successful, candidates will need to prove eligibility and legal entitlement to work in the UK