CAD Designer - Roofing

McCormack Partners
Manchester, UK
17 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Firmly established as one of the UK's leading Industrial & Commercial Roofing & Cladding Contractors, our client has enjoyed year on year growth since being established over 20 years ago. A true 'one-stop shop', our client is very proud to offer a full project service from inception through to completion, supported by their experienced team of Structural Engineers, Architects, Surveyors, Planners & Designers.

Although a roofing contractor, they regularly take the role as a principal contractor and engage specialist sub-contractors if required to complete the scope of works.

Projects completed include, but are not limited to: Design, Flat/Pitched Roof Conversions, Strip & Re-Clad, Over cladding to Existing Roods, Single Ply Roofing, Standing Seam Roofing, Composite Panel RoofingCladding, Hard Metal Cladding & Rainscreen Cladding.


Due to continued growth in the pre-construction team, we are now working in partnership with our client to appoint a Full Time CAD Designer to work from the Manchester office.

Key Accountabilities
  • As a CAD Designer you will create high-quality detailed technical drawings and plans based on designs supplied by architects and steelwork fabricators
  • Liaise with architects and clients to understand their design requirements and provide technical advice to construction teams
  • Ensure drawings are compliant with appropriate regulations and building standards
  • Apply knowledge of materials and design principles to check feasibility of fabrication and construction of the product
  • Conduct site visits and surveys when required
  • Present working drawings for use in all stages of the project, manufacture/construction and installation
  • Maintain accurate records
  • Liaise with both architects and clients to resolve design queries
  • Ensure that drawing approvals are met within the project deadlines
  • Identify potential problems and create solutions
  • Any other duties as required by the Drawing Office Manager and otherCAD Designer

Person Specification
  • AutoCAD experience and familiar with dynamic blocks
  • Understanding of construction methods and fabrication processes
  • General construction knowledge in terms of drafting or practical experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Forward thinking
  • Full driving licence
  • Proven ability in problem solving
  • Ability to plan and prioritise workloads
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Reliable and trustworthy

Package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

If you are interested and available please apply via this advertisement or call Luke at McCormack Partners in the strictest of confidence on 07//880//318//503.

If you do not have an up to date CV, it is not an issue. Just sent something through and we will be in touch.

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