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Recruiter NameMelanie Wood
Industry OIL & GAS, CAD / Draughters
Salary£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
BenefitsSee description
Locations UK, London and the South East
Contract TypePermanent




Our Client, a specialist supplier to the power and other industries, have an immediate need for a 3D CAD Designer to join their team at their offices based in South London/Surrey.



  • HND or higher in Engineering or relevant experience
  • Engineering experience or a proven ability to move successfully between different disciplines
  • Good experience in design and drawing (2D & 3D)
  • High level of competency of AutoCAD software through continued use and training
  • High level of competency in Microsoft Office software
  • Understanding and use of BIM
  • Solving day to day CAD/IT problems
  • Day-to-day trouble shooting



  • Have a good understanding of Standards and Codes of Practice applicable to the Engineering industry.
  • Have a good understanding of Health & Safety requirements.
  • Manage own time in order to deliver to programme.
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and able to take on responsibility.
  • Experience in setting up of BIM projects
  • Good knowledge in 3D modelling tools applicable to chosen discipline
  • Understanding of existing BIM software formats as well as possibilities and limitations (dwg, dgn, rvt, xml, ifc etc.)
  • Handling information flows between different software in a project, i.e. communication between software
  • Create and manage discipline specific contents, families etc.
  • Willingness to cooperate and share knowledge and experiences
  • Good knowledge in several of the following software:
  • Modelling tools
  • AutoCad Design suite
  • Civils 3D
  • Revit
  • Navisworks




Main Purpose of the Job

A CAD Designer is required to join our client’s busy CAD Department and support the delivery of work within the Power sector. This role will involve working for a range of Electricity Power sector clients on a diverse range of projects.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Chief Draughtsman you would be expected to undertake the following roles:

  • Preparing detailed working drawings, as required by the Chief Draughtsman, in accordance with the Project Quality Plan.
  • Delivering technically correct outputs in 2D and 3D using CAD/BIM.
  • Ensuring that delivered models have the right structure and content (in collaboration with the Chief Draughtsman).
  • Complying with MEU’s Integrated Management System Procedures.
  • Working to specific client drawing standards.
  • Solving general IT problems within the Croydon office.
  • Managing CAD licenses
  • Other duties as required by the Chief Draughtsman.


Salary:  c£30-£35K pa negotiable. A Company which is good to their staff and with whom we have worked for a number of years.


Benefits:  pension, medical, dental, PHI and Life Assurance, plus close to major train and bus routes


We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification and are able to work within the EU/UK.


For more information including full responsibilities of the role then please contact

Melanie Wood, Director of Recruitment on 020 8905 2250 or email

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