CAD Designer (Architectural /Signage)

Recruiter
ATS Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Salary
£9 - £10/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
CAD Designer (Architectural /Signage)
Leeds
Contract (until the end of July 2017 with a possible extension)
£10 per hour (42.5 hour week)

Job Description:
My client is a medium sized company of 100+ employees undertaking in Project Management, Design & Manufacture of internal and external corporate identity. This ranges from merchandising displays, Point of Sale, furniture, signage, digital signage and corporate branding. Their clients include Nissan, Renault, M&S, Lloyds Banking Group, TSB, NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland, Three, KIA, Regus, Tesco, Sky, The Perfume Shop, and Superdrug.

Role Overview:
To work in a small design team to provide new design concepts, print-ready artwork, construction drawings, 2D site plans and presentation documents for production or for a client.

Responsibilities include:
• Concept generation
• Artwork creation
• Presentation/Proposal generation (InDesign)
• 3D Visual creation
• Technical drawing creation (requires technical understanding of construction methods)
• 2D Spatial Planning

Essential Skills:
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe InDesign
• AutoCAD
• 3D Studio Max & Vray
• MS Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel (basic), Outlook

Role Responsibilities:
• Artworking - Creation of artwork for print using Adobe illustrator and InDesign 3D Visuals and Modelling - Create high-quality photo-realistic renderings and 3D models of existing products and new concepts for presentation to clients. This includes: product renders, site plans, instruction guides, 3D animations/walkthroughs; all of which can be used in internal/external documents.
• Technical Drawings - Creation of technical/construction drawings for manufacture and costing purposes in AutoCAD. This requires a technical understanding of construction methods, machining practices, installation requirements etc.
• Design Concept Generation - Creation of design concepts based on the clients’ briefs and production of 3D visuals of the concept and production drawings Manuals, Brochures & Presentations - Creation of instruction manuals, product brochures and presentations (for internal and external use) in Adobe InDesign and Powerpoint.
• Layout/Architect Drawings - Understanding how to read site plans, creation of basic site plans both in 2D and 3D from floor plans, surveys, etc. supplied by clients and architects. Programs for Manufacture - Creation of programs for manufacturing i.e. cut programs for Router or vinyl cutter etc. for internal or external use

About ATS
ATS Recruitment are a specialist agency supplying skilled candidates into the high technology engineering and construction industries on both a permanent and contract basis.
We are extremely experienced and knowledgeable about the sectors we recruit into and have a number of large national (UK) and international clients who repeatedly use our services