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CAD Technician Apprentice

Job details

  • Company Name:Lewis Surveying Associates Ltd
  • Salary:National Minimum Wage for Apprentices - This will be reviewed after 6 months.
  • Location:Penrith
  • Weekly hours:37.5
  • Apprenticeship course duration:5 Years
  • Closing date:10 June 2023
  • Vacancy reference:VAC-00038
  • Sector(s):Construction

Job summary

We are recruiting for a CAD Technician to join our busy and growing company. This is an exciting opportunity to develop and contribute towards our growing success. We operate in a high volume, fast paced environment where attention to detail is paramount.

Full job description

As CAD Technician you will create technical drawings and plans. You'll work with architects and design engineers to understand the requirements of their initial designs and turn them into accurate and detailed technical drawings in 2D and 3D models. These drawings are used at all stages of a project, from estimating cost and feasibility to creating the blueprints for manufacturing and instructions for installation. Responsibilities will include:

  • Create high-quality detailed technical drawings and plans based on designs supplied by architects and designers and make modifications to existing drawings
  • Use a variety of CAD software programmes to create designs in 2D and 3D models
  • Liaise with architects, engineers and designers to understand their design requirements and provide technical advice to manufacturing and construction technicians
  • Provide accurate, detailed and to scale drawings
  • ensure drawings are compliant with industry and health and safety standards and protocols
  • Present working drawings for use in all stages of the project, tender, manufacture/construction and installation
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • This is a Degree Apprenticeship vacancy therefore the successful candidate must demonstrate a willingness to learn.


Degree Apprenticeship

Architectural Technology, BSc (Hons) - Degree Apprenticeship

BSc (Hons)
Learn the skills you need for a successful career in Architectural Technology, our degree apprenticeship complies with academic requirements for the membership of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)


Working pattern Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm but this may vary according to business needs.

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