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Engineering CAD Technician

Newark, Nottinghamshire
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

Engineering CAD Technician-Competitive Salary- Newark-on-Trent

The Role

Are you proficient with 2D & 3D CAD packages, preferably Autocad, Revit and Inventor? Do you possess a sound engineering background, coupled with excellent communication skills? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are a manufacturer of a diverse portfolio of products and services for rail depot and compressed air systems to clients throughout the UK, looking to appoint an experienced Engineering CAD Technician to our friendly team.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your engineering career within a well-established and respected manufacturing company. Occasional out of hours work will be required for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities of an Engineering CAD Technician include, but are not limited to:

  • CAD draughtsperson, preparation of design models and drawings from sketches through to final submission.
  • Alteration of existing models and drawings.
  • Production of drawings from as built equipment.
  • Assistance with preparation and submission to client requirements.
  • Customer Liaison - telephone, in-house/external meetings and site visits.
  • Design input for on-going projects and help with the preparation of tenders.
  • Assisting in the preparation of O&M Manuals
  • Assisting with proposals, idea s, concepts, drawings & calculations
  • Obtaining quotes & estimating prices
  • Estimating design & detail man hours.

The Company

AIRQUICK -THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE PLANT THAT KEEP YOUR TRAINS ON TRACK. The company was launched in 1974, providing a dedicated and reliable service to the compressed air market, hence the name Airquick.

The reputation of the company has been built on innovative mechanical and electrical solutions and the ability to change with market demands and customer requirements. With change comes new opportunities and Airquick has always had the in-house skills to be able to diversify into new markets focused on the rail industry.

From compressed air systems to pumping rigs, CET Systems (Controlled Emission Toilets), platform bowsers, fuelling systems and ultimately complete carriage wash installations. The Airquick service portfolio continues to grow in its support of national rail operators throughout the UK.

Located in purpose-built facilities in Newark Nottinghamshire - Airquick design, manufacture, install and maintain in partnership with rail clients. This involves trouble-shooting, repairs, upgrades and in some cases renewal of complete systems working to strict adherence to rail procedures and timescales. Providing 24/7 peace of mind and expert support nationwide to ensure minimal downtime and optimum service.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of an Engineering CAD Technician are:

  • Proficient with 2D & 3D CAD packages, preferably Autocad, Revit & Inventor
  • Computer literate with experience in MS Word and Excel packages.
  • Good written vocabulary and the ability to prepare documents for customer issue.
  • Good interpersonal & communication skills
  • Good telephone skills
  • Ability to work on his/her own initiative and within a team.
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Sound engineering background with an engineering qualification desirable.
  • UK Driving license desirable
  • Compulsory safety training will be required before working on railway property which will require a full medical and Drugs & Alcohol screening.
  • Ideally resident within daily commuting distance of Newark.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

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  • Job Reference: 663279445-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Dg Partnership Ltd
    Dg Partnership Ltd
  • Location: Newark, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent