Trainee CAD Technician

Due to the continued growth of the business we are looking to recruit a Trainee CAD Technician to join the design team based at our Head Office in Narborough.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a graduate or school / college leaver who has an interest in design and engineering and is looking to
develop a career as a CAD Technician. Ideally you will have some understanding of computer based
drawing packages though this is not essential as full training will be

Role and Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Senior CAD Technician you will work in the design office and produce CAD drawings for both the Manufacturing team and the customer ensuring that all details are accurate and to the correct specification.

  • Develop a full knowledge of our product range
  • Ensure that drawings are produced in a timely manner and to the correct specification
  • Take responsibility for your own projects with support from other members of the team
  • Liaise with both the manufacturing and sales team to ensure orders are correct and question anomalies

Preferred Skills

  • Have a good understanding of Microsoft Excel & Word
  • Have good communication skills and happy to work as part of a small team
  • Be confident to think outside the box and use initiative to overcome problems
  • Open to developing new skills and a drive to be an expert in our product range
  • Hard working and committed with a strong attention to detail
  • Some knowledge of drawing packages AutoCAD or Sketchup would be an advantage but not essential as full training will be given.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • GCSE C+ or higher in Math & English
  • GCSE in DT, ICT

Usual working week is 40hrs Mon - Friday 8.30 - 4.30pm


  • Basic salary linked to experience
  • Excellent staff facilities including breakfast and fresh fruit supplied daily
  • Pension scheme

Salary: £7.20 - £8.50 per hour