This job has ended. Find similar jobs.

CAD Designer

Posted 6 February by Pimento Connection Featured Ended

Vacancy: CAD Designer

Salary: £20,000 - £22,000

Location: Petersfield, Hampshire

Reports to: Technical Team Manager

Main duties and responsibilities

Interpret project requirements, provide design input and prepare, amend and issue CAD design drawings for the Contracting Team in line with internal and external Customer requirements and to agreed deadlines/programme of works.

The role requires complete responsibility for all pre and post order drawing requests from the Pre-order Sales team and Post Order Regional Project Management team, ensuring drawing are produced on time to the deadlines set and that drawings are concise and accurate.

Pre order support and responsibility

  • Agree deadlines with Salesforce/customers for all pre order work and prioritise workload and ensure deadlines are met.
  • Ensure all drawings produced are accurate and fully reflect the scope/specification provided.
  • Directly contact customers/Salesforce and resolve any queries/issues, with assistance as required.  If and when workload dictates - Compile/build up pre order library of drawings that can be issued for similar projects and easily identified and retrieved by others if necessary.

Post order support and responsibility

  • Carry out the preparation of working drawings for approval in line with project requirements and agreed programme of works.
  • To prioritise workload to ensure that all drawings are completed and submitted for approval in line with the agreed deadlines/programme of works, under supervision.
  • To take main responsibility for Customer contact (as required) to collate and obtain up to date drawing information to enable the preparation of drawings, with assistance as required.
  • Ensure that all drawings are signed off by the Project Manager and Technical Designer (if applicable) prior to issuing.
  • Preparation of Drawings
  • Drawings to be produced on AutoCAD in accordance with relevant legislation and latest British Standards


Issuing of Drawings

Issue and record drawings in accordance with our client’s standard procedure to internal and external customers as and when required.

Modification of Drawings

Revise drawings in line with internal and external customer comments. Revision must be in line with project specification and scope of works.


It is the duty of all employees to act within the legal responsibilities imposed upon them and the company QHSE Policy.

All employees are to be familiar with the integrated management system processes and procedures of the Company.


  • Essential/Desirable
  • Previous dealings with customers
  • Previous experience in CAD design for an engineering /building services organisation
  • Production of AutoCAD drawings
  • Technical knowledge of smoke ventilation products or similar
  • Building services or engineering knowledge



  • AutoCAD
  • 3D - Inventor or Revit
  • Computer literate with MS office applications
  • Basic understanding of engineering and structures
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural and construction drawings



  • BSc or BEng Building Services or similar discipline
  • MSc in building services or similar discipline


Friendly and approachable

Articulate and able to communicate on the telephone and face to face

Organised and flexible approach to work


Required skills

  • AutoCAD
  • Basic understanding of engineering and structures
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural and construction drawing
  • 3D – Inventor or Revit

Reference: 34408459

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job