CAD Engineer

Responsible to: Production Manager
Main Purpose of Role
• Draw the customer order to the specification required and create required part DXFs
• Follow issued scheduled plan and identify and resolve potential issues
• Ensure Health & Safety procedures are adhered to, that a safety-first culture is embedded and respected
• Ensure Quality procedures are adhered to, that continuous improvement and a right first time better every time mentality is encouraged

Key Tasks
• Modify Customer orders using 2D Autocad and 3D Solidworks
• Use Tooling software to Program Punch Machines – Radan, Salvagnini
• Implement changes in CAD models to aid production
• Liaise with various departments
• Communicate and answer sales queries
• Communicating with external suppliers and customers
• Order any job specific internal parts required
• Continuous improvement of products

Direct Reports

• 3

Key Requirements for Role
• Autocad proficiency
• Solidworks Experience – Further training will be provided
• Good written and verbal communication
• Good planning, able to remain Focused and strong organisational skills
• Ability to report back to senior management
• Able to plan and prioritise own workload
• Communicate regularly and effectively with production
• A good understanding of sheet metal fabrication machinery and production
• Trumpf or similar Punch machinery programming
• Door Manufacturing
• Salvagnini Punch/ fold machine experience

Person Specification

• Self-motivated
• “Can do” attitude
• Able to work in a fast-paced environment with fast changing priorities
• Ability to “step up” and work under pressure
• Trustworthy

• Health cash plan Scheme: you will be enrolled into the company health cash plan
• Company Sick Pay: You will receive company sick pay after 6 months employment
• Birthday Holiday: Your birthday off if it falls on a workday
• Cycle to work scheme: The Company operates a cycle to work scheme.
• Eye test voucher: We offer Spec Savers eye test vouchers to all staff..
• Garage Door Discount Scheme: We offer a discount scheme for the purchase of a garage door.

The above is not an exhaustive list, the job holder may be required to perform (on a temporary or permanent basis) other related or unrelated tasks which the company reasonably believes falls within their capability and/or responsibility.

Job Category: Fabrication

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