CAD Designer

  • Location
    Chelmsford, Essex
  • Category
    Construction and Property - CAD Technician
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

CAD Designer
£25,000 - £32,000 per annum
South Woodham Ferrers
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, 40 hours

*You must be able to drive to be considered for this role.

My client, an award-winning construction business based in South Woodham Ferrers is seeking an experienced CAD Designer to join their team on a permanent basis within their 2D team.

Successful candidates will be highly driven, flexible and be capable of working in a team or independently where required. You will be creative and technically minded, with a strong working knowledge of industry-standard software and a good team player.


  • Create high quality and accurate technical 2D drawings independently, including RCP's, sections and elevations.

  • Frequently liaise with the lead Designer and design team for regular progression updates.

  • Carry out measured surveys independently and assist others when required.

  • Support the newer/junior CAD Designers in the team, once trained.

  • Ensure that all drawing issue sheets are kept up to date at all times.

  • Take the necessary actions to ensure that the design elements of the project are coordinated sufficiently with other relevant trades.

  • Balance your own workload and support for others effectively to ensure deadlines are met.

  • Be forthcoming with ideas and communicate them effectively.

The ideal candidate:

  • Proficient CAD (AutoCAD) user is essential with previous experience in a professional practice.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Experience taking measured surveys.

  • Strong team player and influencer.

  • Able to read and evaluate architect's drawings and identify problems and present potential solutions.

  • Competent MS Office skills essential.

  • Able to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Active trouble shooting.

  • Maintain a positive 'can do' attitude.

  • Exhibit passion towards their work and possess a keen eye for detail.

  • Experienced user of Adobe Photoshop.

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Charlotte Sayer