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Cad Designer Interim

Ref: ARV4390

Skills: Structural Steel, Building, Cabins / Lodges / Portable, Light Steel Frame, Manufacturer, MMCs - General, Modular Building, Offsite Construction, Timber Frame

Role: Architectural Technician, CAD Designer

Location: East Midlands, East Anglia

Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 per Annum

Sector: Manufacturing, Design / Technical, Modular Building, Timber Frame

CAD Designer Cambridgeshire £28-35,000 depending on experience Interim for 6 weeks, Potential for a permanent role

Are you a CAD Designer with experience in the leisure and/or housing industry?
Do you have a strong knowledge of AutoCAD 2D and 3D Software?
Do you want to work at the forefront of modern construction?
Would you like to use your initiative and problem-solving skills, taking a design from concept phase to a tangible reality?

CAD Designer required due to growth by an innovative business who have developed a building system with high end design values. This existing manufacturing business employs highly skilled individuals across construction, development and manufacturing backgrounds. Their team is growing and they want to hear from you.

The demand for new build homes in the UK is stronger than ever with the market being led to seek rapid and customised build solutions. Offsite constructed modular housing is fast becoming the solution of choice and this employer is benefitting from its early adoption of this building technique.  They are committed to delivering quality homes and taking this through to the customer experience.

This role will be your chance to develop in a highly specialised area of construction which is fast becoming a mainstream option.  As a member of this truly mixed team, you will be able to enjoy the benefits of working collaboratively, and your wellbeing will be taken seriously. 

This role has a number of facets:
Preparing drawings from design to completion
Taking client information and ensuring this is interpreted for "buildability" - you will need to employ your problem-solving abilities to take a design from concept stage, potentially looking at a selection of materials to be used, access and installation issues and more
Generating Bills of Material and other schedules required for build and manufacture
Liaising with colleagues which may involve resolving technical issues

Are you:
Able to demonstrate spacial awareness as well as an understanding of how the building components fit together to provide true "buildability"
A true "problem-solver"
Highly accurate whilst managing a busy workload
Excellent communicator who can liaise effectively with multiple stakeholders
An effective "multi-tasker"
Flexible regarding hours and committed to playing your part in the team
Familiar with  Building Regulations
Experienced in preparing drawings in AutoCAD 2D and 3D in projects for the built environment
Qualified in English and Maths GCSE or equivalent
Highly IT literate

If you are also experienced in modular buildings, leisure / park homes, offsite construction / MMC this would be of particular interest.  Any qualification that demonstrates your understanding of buildings would also be highly desirable.

Call Craig Nicholls on 07904 487 849 and email

Key skills: CAD Designer, CAD Technician, AutoCAD, housing, building regulations, park homes, leisure, hotels, modular building, volumetric, offsite construction, MMC

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