CAD Administrator

Brand new role – we’re expanding during a Global recession! You’re an experienced Draughtsperson & have supported an R&D department on technical administration tasks such as CAD Draughting & Bill of Materials. We’re a branded technology manufacturer based in Watford developing safety products.
Basic Salary: Up to £35,000 dependant on your relevant experience.
· Holidays rising to 30 days on service + Banks Holiday
· Company Pension
· Flexitime
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
Commutable Locations: Hemel Hempstead, St. Albans, Hatfield, Cheshunt, Harrow, Wembley, Hayes, High Wycombe, Amersham, Chesham, Berkhamsted, Tring, Luton, Dunstable, Hatfield, Welling Garden City, Stevenage, Slough, Maidenhead, London, Milton Keynes, Hitchin, Bletchley.
Job Description: CAD Technician / Technical Administrator : Instrumentation Manufacturer
You might have seen or used our products before in your home, or in your workplace. We’re a branded designer / manufacturer and we’re proud of our products. Our portable handheld safety units are analogue & digital electronics & have their own power supply.
This is a really important role for us, reporting into the Engineering Manager supporting the R&D team (6 engineers) on anything from supplier issues for design or manufacturing, CAD administration, updating schematics, compiling new or amending existing Bill of Materials & anything else our Design Engineers might need your help with.
Your Responsibilities: CAD Technician / Technical Administrator : Instrumentation Manufacturer
· General technical & CAD administration & overall support to our R&D Department including compiling & updating BOM’s & sub BOM’s & updating Schematics for any re manufacturing
· Deal with suppliers in the Far East on any issues & queries
· Work on our PDM & ERP system
Your background:
· You’ve previously worked within an R&D department covering draughting, bill of materials & administrative support
· Experience of PLM / PDM administration
· Knowledge of CAD software’s (open on packages)
· Working knowledge of BOM structures
You will likely have an engineering qualification, but we don’t mind if that is from a degree/HND/HNC or you could have done an apprenticeship gaining an ONC etc. You might only be qualified by experience – that’s also fine.
Personality wise, you will need to be a great team player, a strong communicator, have good attention to detail, & be able to take ownership of this role.
The Company:
We’re approaching 100 years in business. We’re a well-respected manufacturer & brand of portable & hand-held electronic safety instrumentation. With a heavy focus & investment on R&D & New Product Development. We’re a market leader for innovation in our industry sector. Come & find out.
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:  technical administrator, design, schematics, bill of materials, CAD technician, junior engineer, PDN,PLM, electronic, BOM, technology, safety.
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
REF: JAC16091, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent