Solidworks CAD Operator

Posted 1 March by We Are SSG

Solidworks CAD Operator

Competitive salary on offer

Bradford, West Yorkshire

About the Company: We are recruiting on behalf of our client based in Bradford, West Yorkshire, which is close to the M62 with easy access from Halifax, Huddersfield and Leeds. Our client is a family managed business which has been trading for over seventy years. Their core business is signage, with customers in the Retail and Hospitality industries. They deliver exceptional service to all their customers and are extremely proud of their heritage and knowledge gained over three generations. A large proportion of their workforce have worked with the company for many years, proving that they look after their staff and provide a safe and enjoyable working environment; staff are valued for their knowledge and contribution to the success of the business.

We are recruiting for an ambitious, career-driven Solidworks CAD Operator to join very successful business


  • Be responsible for delivering accurate, concise, comprehensive manufacturing drawings and transmissions at a pace commensurate with the capabilities of the investment.
  • Aid in the development and production of manufacturing drawings to include: -

o Dimensions

o Colour references

o Product codes

o Consumables

o Illumination (specification and set out)

o Bill of materials

o Assembly instruction and parts list

  • Take ownership of the CAD aspect of projects ensuring that all drawings are provided within the deadlines set
  • Produce, store and issue exceptionally high-quality drawings
  • Occasionally work overtime to ensure projects are completed on time

Experience Required:

  • Strong IT skills including proficiency with advanced CAD and Solidworks
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • A minimum of one year’s Sign industry design experience or a design industry background would be advantageous but is not essential

Personal Profile:

  • Organised with a keen attention to detail
  • Flexibility on the willingness and ability to readily respond to changing circumstances and expectations to meet tight pressurised deadlines
  • Acute attention to detail

Additional information and Benefits:

  • Monday to Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm,
  • Holiday Entitlement - 20 days plus bank holidays
  • Pension and healthcare, onsite canteen

Required skills

  • CAD
  • Manufacturing Drawings
  • Solidworks

Application question

Do you have strong IT skills including proficiency with advanced CAD and Solidworks?

Reference: 34263831

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