CAD Designer

We are looking for a CAD Designer with good Inventor experience ASAP for a permanent position in the Bolton area paying circa £28-34k depending on suitability, plus 25 days hols & statutory, bonus, medical scheme, pension and free on-site parking.

Working as the successful CAD Designer with good Inventor experience, you will have good mechanical engineering knowledge and will be developed and trained further, potentially to Chartered status if you would like this (not essential). It would be an advantage if you have some process engineering knowledge: vessels, injectors, condensers, heat exchangers, ASME, PED, Pipework and skid frames, however this is not essential. Your engineering knowledge could come from an Apprenticeship, HNC, HND, Degree, or from equivalent experience.

You will be working within a multi-disciplined team of engineers on high value process plant projects and equipment packages for global end customers predominantly in the oil, petrochemical, nuclear and power sectors. The role includes 3D models and 2D drawings, material requisitions, procedures and other contract documents which must be produced accurately and to defined project schedules.

Broad duties include:

*To produce models/drawings of equipment items and packages that can be manufactured efficiency and economically whilst meeting the requirements of relevant legislation and project specifications.

*To operate effectively within the independently accredited quality management system.

*Produce highly accurate and complete designs, requisitions and procedures which present a complete, clear and comprehensive statement of requirements.

*Develop an understanding of manufacturing methods and processes used by fabricators and machine shops and to ensure these are related to equipment designs.

*Work in a safe and effective manner in full compliance with Health and Safety policy and current legislation.

Ideal abilities and experience:

*You must be self-managing and motivated whilst working well in a team and demonstrating good customer/peer interaction and effective spoken and written communication skills.

*Experience of CAD drafting of process equipment and equipment packages.

*Experience and knowledge of pressure vessels, shell and tube heat exchangers and piping systems.

*Experience of working for customers in the oil, petrochemical, nuclear and power sectors and in working with the engineering contractors serving these customers.

*Proficient in the use of Autodesk Inventor CAD software (essential).

*Proficient in the use of MS Office software, particularly MS Word and MS Excel (essential).

The company that we are supplying this CAD Designer to is a leading developer and manufacturer of process engineering products, solutions and related value-added services. Their products are integral to multiple manufacturing and industrial processes. The company is very well established yet is continuing to grow rapidly. Working as the successful CAD Designer, the company will invest in, train and develop you and give you outstanding career growth opportunities.

If the above sounds like you, please apply NOW!