Engineering CAD Administrator

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £20,000 - £27,000
Location: Braintree
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 904335
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Due to the continued growth of their business, our client is looking to expand their team and are delighted to announce that they have a full time permanent employment position available for an Engineering CAD Administrator. 

We are looking for someone interested in a career within a manufacturing company.

Full job specific training will be given but candidates must have the following attributes: 

  • Experience in Quality Assurance methods (ISO 9001) with an organised approach to follow company procedures
  • Previous engineering/manufacturing experience not necessary but advantageous
  • An understanding of manufacturing processes and construction methods
  • Good knowledge and use of CAD software (ideally Solidworks)
  • The ability to meet deadlines and excellent time management skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to work well as part of a team
  • Computer literacy (able to use Microsoft outlook, word and excel)
  • GCSE grade A-C in English
  • Creative flair with accuracy and attention to detail
  • The ability to use your own initiative but also know when matters need to be referred to a supervisor
  • From time to time you may be required to lift heavy items (up to 25kgs) within a workshop environment for checking tolerances etc. against 3D CAD models/drawings 

Training and development 

Once working, you will be given induction training, covering our organisation’s office systems and procedures. Part of your training will be product based and some hands on workshop training could be required. 

We may offer further opportunities to take training towards qualifications that allow you to improve in particular areas, for example CAD Courses, Business administration but this is not guaranteed. 


Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week. 8.30am – 5.00pm with ½ hour lunch break 12.30pm – 1.00pm The above hours are set however; you may be requested from time to time to work additional hours so a flexible approach is preferred 


Contact Tracey Bates to talk about this role on 01376 517079