CAD Designer / Estimator

22000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP22000 - GBP32000/annum
20 Feb 2019
20 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Workforce are recruiting for an experienced CAD Designer / Estimator - offering a starting salary of GBP22,000 - GBP32,000 DOE, the chance to work for a larger design team, an early finish on Fridays and 28 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays - to work for our client, a medium sized fabrication company in the Kidderminster area.

Role and Responsibilities

Using 2D and 3D software such as AutoCAD and BrisCAD
Knowledge of architectural/structural products would be advantageous.
Ability to convert between 2D and 3D easily and extrapolate drawings from 3D modelling.
Analysing enquiries and collecting data by communicating to the customer
Coordinate with engineers, sales team, production team and customers to assess the feasibility and methodology of manufacture.
Calculating manufacturing costs by inputting operational times, material prices and other processes within a cost-calculating model.
Processing part numbers, bill of materials, and purchase orders with engineering information and accuracy.


Understand alternative materials and production methods, have technical, practical and scientific knowledge.
To be able to use drawings, 3D models and computer designs to express creative ideas.
Be comfortable to explain ideas and technical data to colleagues who may not be from a technical function within the business.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Use of AutoCAD and BrisCAD
5 GCSE's or equivalent, including A*-C: Maths, English and Science

Microsoft Office software.

If you have the skills listed above and interested in the vacancy please apply now below or call the Dudley office of Workforce Recruitment & Training.

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions.

We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step.

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