CAD Designer

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£22-35k DOE
Posted
25 May 2018
Closes
22 Jun 2018
Ref
LCN7
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Exhibition, Interior
Job Functions
Cad Technician, Designer

The Fix are working with a very inspiring agency, they are at the top of their game in award winning Exhibitions and live events.

Their company has grown massively and they are still going!

We are on the hunt for a Junior or Middleweight CAD Designer (to joint their CAD team of 2)

If you want to be part of a leading brand experience agency please get in touch! They work across brand strategy and experience design, exhibits and branded environments, live events and experiential marketing campaigns.

As CAD Designer you will work across a wide range of projects, supporting the CAD team to create high quality technical drawings that meet both the client brief and the venue/event building regulations.

With 2+ years experience, the CAD Designer will work with the creative studio, project management, production and other internal stakeholders to create and oversee approval of technical drawings and specifications. The CAD Designer is responsible for ensuring all technical drawings are aligned with the approved design, meets all production specifications and follows all agreed internal agency standards and processes.

You will bring an understanding of fabrication methods and materials and will be fully fluent with Vectorworks software and an understanding of 3D design processes and tools is an advantage.

As a vital part of the creative team, you will be an excellent communicator, be well organised and able to manage tasks to agreed deadlines, be a team player and have a passion for the events industry. You will keep up-to-date with latest design, innovation and industry trends at a technical level and be ready to share best practice with the wider team.

The ideal candidate will produce drawings and documents through all stages of the design process using Vectorworks (not a deal breaker!) in 2D and 3D in accordance with design specifications and venue/event building regulations. Detail all elements of drawings to the agreed agency standards and to reflect all necessary information required by sub-contractors to effectively quote for and build the structures and in line with the approved designs. Ensure all work meets the agencies standards required to high quality output. Keep accurate records of work created for reference and to support quality control. Participate in client meetings and internal meetings to effectively present CAD work, from pitch through to development and delivery. Maintain accurate timesheets and records of costs incurred. Develop and keep up-to-date with latest tools/techniques to produce CAD work, as well as guiding others. Organise and plan own work, manage time effectively and maintain focus on strategic projects. Work with the production teams to ensure CAD design stays strong through to delivery and discuss alternative approaches if budgets/constraints become restrictive. You will also have a good knowledge of Adobe Suite, where you will be required to support in artworking during quiet periods.

If this is right down your street please email me with CV folio and salary ASAP! louise@thefixcreative.co.uk

Salary is £22-35k Depending on experience

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