Senior CAD Technician

Senior CAD Technician Job Description Template

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


  • Responsible for establishing an effective team and supporting and growing that department as well as keeping up with client demands;
  • Proactive in suggesting alternative suitable materials/processes to reflect project costings/ budgets where necessary;
  • Work well under pressure and emphasis delivery on tight deadlines;
  • Good knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes;
  • Preparation of CAD deliverables for multiple projects to completion within budget;
  • Attend and contribute to design team meetings;
  • Preparation drawings from a Civil 3D model;
  • Comply with quality policies for project delivery;
  • Effectively manage own time across multiple projects and undertake CAD duties unsupervised;
  • Create high quality technical drawings using 2D/3D CAD software;
  • Ability to interpret design sketches and communicate with internal design teams;
  • Advise and mentor junior CAD colleagues;
  • Develop and maintain a good understanding of specific clients and their requirements;
  • Awareness of health and safety and design guidelines/limitations within commercial and retail environments;
  • 3D experience.


  • Experience, competency and flexibility to rise to challenging situations and take on responsibility appropriate to their capability;
  • Qualifications in STEM subjects preferred;
  • A degree or HND / HNC in Construction & Built Environment desirable.