Cad Designer

  • £29,000 - £ 32,000 DOE
  • Dartford, Kent
  • Sealtite Windows Ltd

CAD Designer

Reports to: Technical Director

Job Purpose:

To ensure the company’s design commitments are delivered effectively, efficiently, on-time, to specification and in a cost effective manner. Understands this job description is indicative, not exhaustive.

Key Performance Indicators

 Maintain performance in line with the company’s business plan and objectives

 Office environment performance expectation is to work well in a team with the other colleagues, carry out all tasks in a professional manner and effectively communicate with both internal and external parties.

 Proactive with an enthusiasm and determination to improve yourself, the process and business where possible

Specific Tasks

 Produce high quality general arrangement drawings in the most efficient.

 Prepare high quality GA drawings for rain screen cladding, curtain walling, windows, doors, louvered grilles etc.

 Liaise with architects and main contractors.

 Work to an estimate and project specification.

 Have and maintain comprehensive knowledge of the products offered by the company.

 Reading all forms of design related drawings and specifications.

 Undertake site visits and meetings as required by the company in relation to the design process.

 Attend co-ordination meetings both internally and externally.

 Liaising with internal departments to gain the required information to complete design.

 Attend any internal meetings and workshops required.

 Attend any supplier related training as needed.(including overnight stays)

 Assisting with administrative duties.

Key Skills

 Knowledge of the Fenestration Industry and the route to market for the company’s products.

 Experience of system house Sapa, Technal, Scheuco, Kawneer etc. beneficial but not essential.

 Design / technical experience of window, door, curtain wall systems.

 Understanding architect requirements.

 Excellent numerical skills.

 Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

 Computer Literate in use of industry related software, Microsoft and CAD.

 Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

 Familiarisation with current Building Regulations beneficial but not essential.

 Familiarisation with main contractor external portal access document controlling such as ASite, 4P etc. beneficial but not essential.

Key Attributes

 A professional and positive working approach.

 Team Player and able to work on own initiative.

 Self-motivated & enthusiastic.

 Highly Organised and efficient.

 Excellent problem-solving skills.

 Have a background within the fenestration industry.

Qualifications (minimum required)

 GCSE A-C Maths and English minimum.

 Current UK Driving licence.

 5 years minimum industry experience relating to fenestration design.

The benefits

 Salary £ 29,000 - £ 32,000 DOE

 Workplace Pension Scheme

 28 days holiday (inc.8 days public holiday)

 Childcare vouchers

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