CAD Technician Required


Salary subject to experience 


The role

This will include, but may not be limited to:

  • Use of design software to create designs for manufacture
  • Creating General Arrangements for design review
  • Nesting for CNC machines
  • Creating manufacturing drawings
  • Interpreting technical drawings
  • Liaising with colleagues and clients to discuss briefs and present concepts
  • An occasional requirement to attend external meetings. This may require an overnight stay from time to time

Essential skills and experience

To be considered for this position, candidates must possess the following:

  • Experience of working with sheet metal
  • The ability to read and interpret architectural drawings
  • The ability to draw and create General Arrangements
  • A minimum of 12 months working in a similar role in a sheet metal, architectural fabrication or building envelop fabrication business
  • Experience of working with RADAN CAD/CAM software for sheet metal fabrication

Preferable skills and experience

  • Experience of designing with Autodesk 3D Inventor

Individual qualities required

  • A keen attention to detail is an absolute priority
  • Outgoing and inquisitive personality
  • An ability to communicate ideas and concepts confidently internally to colleagues and externally with clients and business partners & suppliers
  • Professionalism and integrity
  • Able to take responsibility as well as demonstrate authority when required


  • It is preferable but not essential, that candidates are educated to HND or Degree level in an appropriate engineering or product design discipline
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Interested? Please email your CV to [email protected] or post to:

Career Opportunities,
Contour Casings Ltd.,
Stafford Park 15,


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Speculative CVs

Contour is a progressive, dynamic and innovative organisation. As such we are always happy to receive CVs from people who share these qualities and who feel they could contribute to the growth of a successful business. We may not have a suitable vacancy at the time, however we will hold your details on file and may be in contact as and when a position arises.

Speculative CVs should be emailed to [email protected] or posted to:

Career Opportunities,
Contour Casings Ltd.,
Stafford Park 15,