CAD Technician (Kildare)

Permanent , Salary: Negotiable


Zenco Technical is currently seeking an experienced CAD Technician to join a market-leading Irish M&E contractor based in Kildare. Our client is interested in a CAD Technician to work on several projects within the Data Centre, Pharma, Industrial and Energy sectors. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression within one of Ireland’s leading M&E contractors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce layout drawings using AutoCAD
  • Attend site with Project Engineers and assist documentation as required
  • Contact Clients, Architects & Engineers via telephone/email to obtain design details, comments /approval of working drawings
  • Issue drawings with covering letters/emails
  • Work with the Engineering team to produce drawings / models as required for their projects.
  • Ensure all drawings are stored correctly and backed up in relevant formats
  • Manage drawing registers, ensuring all drawings are at the correct revision, title blocks are correct etc.
  • Ensure all change management updates / revisions are captured and recorded accordingly.
  • Ensure drawings are issued are correct and are in line with company quality standards.
  • Amend drawings in accordance with Client’s instructions
  • Update the relevant Database(s) as required
  • Seek advice from Senior Designers/Engineers
  • Monitor workload and prioritise jobs
  • Carry out other tasks and duties as reasonably directed by your manager or director

Key Requirements

  • Qualified CAD Technician or Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Proficient in 2D/3D Autocad with at least 2 years previous experience
  • Understand the duties required under the Health & Safety at Work Acts and the Construction Regulations
  • High level of computer literacy with good working knowledge of a variety of computer packages including Auto Cad, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent organisational & communication skills coupled with good time management and a sense of urgency
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong team player with the ability to interact with colleagues at all levels
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Self-motivating, and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Attention to detail is essential

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering or Technical opportunities, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships