Trainee CAD Operator

To work closely with and learn from the existing Design and Projects team to prepare tender design and construction drawings for our customers using AutoCad.

  • Closing Date:TBC
  • Job Location:Nelson, Head Office

Typical Responsibilties

  • Learn to prepare tender design and construction drawings for our customers using Computer Aided Design software.
  • Preparation of electrical Fire & Security System layout drawings.
  • Printing and filing of drawings and relevant paperwork.
  • To be responsible for maintaining a high standard of housekeeping in your area of work.
  • To comply with the work instructions regarding handling procedures and safe use of equipment and materials.
  • Assist the CAD department in enforcing all relevant CAD procedures.
  • To comply with the company health and safety practices and procedures.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the role.

Person Specification

Candidates shall be able to demonstrate the necessary qualifications, experience, skills, and traits to meet the requirements set below. Requirements for the role shall be evidenced on the application form and in the interview process. Please use the following as guidance when completing the further information section of your application form.

Qualifications Essential / Desirable To be identified by
5 GCSE’s grade A – C including Maths, English and Science or equivalent Essential Application
Experience Essential / Desirable To be identified by
Experience of balancing administrative duties whilst meeting strict deadlines Desirable Interview
Experience of working in a quality control environment Desirable Interview / Application
Skills / Abilities Essential / Desirable To be identified by
An excellent eye for detail Essential Interview
Self-motivated with an organised approach to managing workload Essential Interview
Excellent oral and written communication skills Essential Interview / Application
Competent using Microsoft Office packages including Word, Excel and Outlook Essential Interview / Application
Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team Essential Interview
Ability to communicate effectively with staff at varying levels throughout the company Essential Interview
Basic knowledge of any CAD software Essential Interview / Application
Other Essential / Desirable To be identified by
Enthusiasm and willingness to learn Essential Interview / Application
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