CAD Technician – Modular Buildings

Ref: DT412
  • Job sectors:
      • Architecture
      • Modular Buildings
  • CAD software:
      • AutoCAD 2D
      • Revit
  • Experience:
    • Relevant Construction based HNC/Degree an advantage
    • Technical design and detailing of large commercial construction projects
    • Working knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD
  • Salary: £24,000 - £27,500
  • Location: ,

Job description

CADagency is delighted to be working with a leading global business services provider focused on modular space, secure portable storage solutions and workforce camp accommodations.

Due to on-going high demand they are looking to take on a CAD Technician to join their existing Leeds based design team. You will report directly to Design Manager. As a CAD Technician you will be working as part of a team to provide CAD architectural and construction drawings for a wide variety of off-site volumetric projects. As dictated by the specific project, you will be required to design drawings from inception through to completion and produce as built information.

Job Description

  • Producing detailed customer and working drawings
  • Managing workloads to meet programme objectives
  • Coordinate design drawings with contracts team
  • Responsible for overseeing all design drawings from inception through to completion and produce as built information
  • Produce accurate design information for the each of the contracts
  • Ability to manage workloads against the contract objectives


  • Manage the detailed deign process liaising with internal stakeholders, external consultants and supply chain as required
  • Production of detailed design drawings and information using Revit and AutoCAD
  • Provide technical expertise in client and design team meetings
  • Attend project co-ordination meetings with clients and end users to agree reviewable design data
  • Ensure best value in design to meet and increase the profitability of the project
  • Manage design risk and monitor its mitigation through design Risk Assessments
  • Ensure that Group Standards and Quality standards are complied with
  • Ensure design is compliant with legislation and employers requirements
  • Coordinating design information between supply

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Proven track record in technical design and detailing of large commercial construction projects
  • Working knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Excellent organisational skills in order to meet agreed deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly with other construction professionals and end users
  • Good numeracy and computer skills
  • Knowledge of materials/construction methods
  • Knowledge of Building Regulations & British Standards and how to apply them
  • High level of drive, energy and initiative, entrepreneurial, resilient, proactive, focused, tenacious and committed, with high standards and achievement orientation

Advantageous Skills and competencies

  • Experience and expertise in Offsite or Modern Methods of Construction
  • Experience and expertise within the Education sector
  • Knowledge of Education and Health related Regulations / Codes of Practice