Cad Technician /Project Engineer

  • Job Reference: 797213724-2
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2022
  • Employer: Vector Recruitment Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus package
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Cad Technician /Project Engineer

On behalf of our client, a large electrical contractor (an ICP), we are looking for an experienced CAD Technician /Project Engineer to join our client's team to work on power projects throughout the UK.
This is a full-time permanent role based in Sheffield.

Specific Duties - further details to be given at interview stage

  • Proficient in various CAD software packages and uses his technical knowledge to produce reliable and accurate deliverables.
  • To be involved in meetings with clients, both in-house and on site.
  • Responsible for providing initial design documentation and has project engineered these designs through to factory build.
  • Responsible for workload and review of contract CAD technician's drawings and documents.
  • The production of Single Line Diagrams, HV and LV switchgear electrical
    Schematics (400V, 3kV, 11kV, 33kV), Block Cable Diagrams and schedules.
  • Low Voltage Cable Calculations using Amtech. General Arrangements, 3D and 2D Models as well as Lighting layouts using DIALux.
  • A deep understanding of AutoCAD and Navisworks as well as MicroStation and Microsoft Office packages


  • HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering (or similar)
  • Previous experience within a similar role is essential

In return

As well as a competitive and attractive salary - proportionate to the knowledge and experience of the candidate - we offer the following additional benefits:

  • Permanent contract and a rewarding career
  • Ongoing professional development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Private health and life insurance Fully expensed company vehicle and fuel card, or car allowance 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.