CAD Engineer

Do you have experience with Solidworks, AutoCAD or Inventor?

Are you looking for a permanent role with future progression opportunities?

Can you work effectively in a fast paced company?

Search are proud to be working with a exciting company on their search for a CAD Engineer to join their growing facility based in Newton Aycliffe. This role is a permanent opportunity. Monday to Friday day shift.

Your primary purpose of the role is to prepare system specification drawings & component drawings.


  • To support Associate Technical Director to deliver strategic objectives of BTS Facades and Fabrications.
  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders within BTS and external clients including customers.
  • To prepare system specification drawings & component drawings. Manage modifications of drawings as required.
  • Dealing with and supporting customers with technical enquiries.
  • To participate in and support offsite system testing as and when required.
  • Office based but will involve an element of travel to support project delivery.
  • Occasional visits to construction sites, suppliers and test centres will be required.


  • Minimum HNC mechanical or civil engineering.
  • CAD 2D 3D Solidworks, AutoCAD, Inventor.
  • Knowledge of thermal or acoustic building envelope calculations an advantage.
  • At least 2 years experience within the rainsceen / façade industry
  • Practical knowledge of metal rainscreen and other façade systems.
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings.
  • Working knowledge of construction site installation methods and practices including CDM regulations.
  • Working knowledge of relevant building regulations including Approved documents.
  • Understanding of relevant façade system testing including CWCT, British and EN standards

On offer is a competitive salary plus benefits.

Please contact Lewis Coats for more information.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.