CAD Draughtsman/Technician

A & A,
From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

a & a Recruitment are recruiting for a CAD Draughtsman/Technician to join our clients expanding drawing department. The successful candidate will support the joinery company in supplying total manufacturing solutions into the retail and non-retail sectors.We are open to either a seasoned Draughtsman who can hit the ground running or an aspiring Technician, looking for their next career step.

If you are interested in the Draughtsman position you will be able to carry a job through from brief and development of design, to creating working drawings for shop floor and incorporating best methods of manufacture. Liaising with project managers, production and clients to insure products are produced to the required specifications.

The Technician role is aimed at someone with a basic to good knowledge of CAD, who is currently working within a joinery environment. Either as a shop floor operative, programmer or within a similar CAD position. Main responsibilities will involve breaking down of part files in Solidworks, creation of part drawings and exportation of part files to be used for CNC programming. Other duties may involve collation/extrapolation of information, accompanying Project Managers to site visits and general support of drawing/programming departments.

Draughtsman must be proficient in:


·Autocad (or equal CAD package)

·Reading of architect and design drawings

·Microsoft office (basic use of Word & Excel as a minimum)

Advantageous knowledge/skills:

·Joinery CNC programming

·Joinery CNC operations

·Joinery machining operations

·Joinery construction & assembly methods

All necessary training can/will be provided.

The successful candidate will be joining Form Manufacturing at an exciting time, within a strong team that is likely to continue growing for the foreseeable future.

Salary will be based on experience and ability, although will be industry competitive.