CAD Technician

Develop specifications and instructions for installation of voltage transformers, overhead or underground cables, and related electrical equipment used to conduct electrical energy from transmission lines or high-voltage distribution lines to consumers.

CAD Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a CAD Technician to join our team.


  • Taking client drawings and ideas from conception and converting them into CAD drawings;
  • Organisation and time management to complete work to project deadlines;
  • Improve/update the design of existing products as required;
  • Managing/developing CAD drawings, 2D & 3D;
  • Research materials, products and manufacturing relevant to the client;
  • New product demonstrations internally and technical support for the company;
  • Visit projects as and when required to measure dimensions and overview plans;
  • Updating drawing register as necessary;
  • To attend construction project design meetings;
  • Producing CAD drawings on Autocad 2016;
  • Reading and accurately interpreting electrical circuit diagrams;
  • Creation of BOM’s to meet production requirements;
  • Assisting with the creation of new and maintenance of existing Company templates as necessary;
  • To produce 3D scans ready for export to the website;
  • To be an enthusiastic team player capable of meeting deadlines and going the extra mile to ensure timely project completions.


  • Good time management skills;
  • Good IT skills (including Microsoft Office);
  • The ability to cope with the pressure of deadlines;
  • Able to work on own initiative;
  • Some Visio experience would be advantageous;
  • A minimum qualification of an HND or HNC in Engineering or similar;
  • A detail orientated person who can understand 2D drawings;
  • Able to work methodically and accurately;
  • Proficient user of AutoCAD;
  • Excellent organisational skills and able to prioritise workload;
  • Basic AutoCAD experience;
  • Good IT skills, including MS Office;
  • Be able to prioritise work to meet production deadlines;
  • Experience in interior fit-outs;
  • Experience in AutoCAD.