Role

CAD Engineer

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Term Permanent
Location Gloucester
Salary TBA
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Description

To produce CAD/Revit design complex life safety and electronic security systems including, but not limited to, fire detection, voice alarm, disabled refuge, CCTV, access control and intruder systems.

 

Key tasks & Experience

  • To progress sales enquiries and tenders, and to establish customers requirements in conjunction with our sales managers.
  • To design any number of life safety and security systems plus any other integrated building system as specified within the Company’s scope of work based upon customer requirements, specifications, drawings and current standards.
  • Work under direction of design team leader
  • Collaborate and Coordinate with other disciplines design-changes and model
  • Print drawing sets for professional team and participate in discipline
  • Carry out take offs from autocad and pdf drawings
  • Export DWF and other formats for collaboration internally and
  • Leveraging software and tools as a methodology to coordinate design documentation To ensure adherence to all Company policies – including those for quality, health & safety and the management of false alarms.
  • Produce CAD design and construction drawings
  • To take an active role within the continuous improvement of Company systems.
  • To provide reports as appropriate to your line manager.
  • To carry out any other job specific duties as deemed appropriate by the directors of the Company.
  • Assist with producing CAD and design documents for tender and contract reviews

Professional Experience:

  • To be conversant with the products and systems specified and with any significant limitations inherent in such products and systems.
  • To be conversant with and up to date in respect of new technologies, technical standards, regulatory standards, and the national implementation of EU directives, etc. that are relevant to the design process.
  • To be conversant with installation requirements such that system design specifications are professionally compiled and finalised in a manner which gives clear and unambiguous information to the customer and to the installing engineer.
  • To have knowledge of all applicable quality systems (ISO9001, SSQS101, FSQS121 etc).
  • To have a clear understanding of construction industry and tender related works.
  • AutoCAD
  • Navisworks for Design Review – for collaboration with professional

Personal Skills:

  • To have good verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to prepare reports and submission items for tender/contract.
  • To have the ability to work creatively and innovatively dealing with core issues with customers.
  • To have the ability to form good working relationships with colleagues, customers and outside bodies.
  • To have the ability to understand and disseminate specifications and technical drawings.
  • To be able to display initiative and to have strong attention to detail.
  • To be highly result orientated with a strong drive to deliver/succeed.
  • To have proven business acumen and administrative skills.
  • To have good organisational and time management skills.
  • To have good presentation and customer facing skills.
  • To be computer literate and proficient in all core Microsoft Office packages.

To be proficient in the use of the latest AutoCAD packages.

 

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