Assistant CAD Design Manager

Location Nottinghamshire
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £Depending on Experience
Contact name: Craig Gorman

Contact email:
Job ref: CGdesign
Published: 19 days ago

​Mansfield £35k - £40k + vehicle + medical plan + life assurance

We are working with a forward-thinking and well renowned independent Security and Communications Company operating across the UK.

They specialise in driving digital transformation and integration across the life safety, security and communications industry.

Due to the company’s continued success and growth, they are recruiting an Assistant Design Manager to join their design department in Mansfield.

My client designs, installs and maintains smart, reliable and highly-compliant fire protection, access control, security, intruder alert, CCTV and communications solutions.

The Assistant Design Manager with work in a highly professional design team for my client’s customers, who include universities, estates, homes, public spaces and the Armed Forces.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to develop their career, receive support in ongoing professional development and become a valued member of their team.

For the right candidate, the role of Assistant Design Manager be a starting point and that having proven their ability they could progress to a Design Manager and eventually to a Head of Design role.

What will you be doing?

  • Assisting in the running the Design Department and team of designers

  • Production of design documents such as, Technical Submittals, Schematics and Layouts

  • Learning the processes, requirements, and responsibilities of managing a department

  • Preparation of designs and costing sheets

  • Ensuring designs fully comply with all applicable regulations and standards


What we’re looking for

  • You will be an accomplished designer within the security industry with at least 5 years’ experience of producing designs.

  • You will have a working knowledge of BS5839-1 & 6, RRO, and BS50132-7

  • Knowledge of fire and security systems

  • Excellent IT skills and a familiarity with Microsoft software

  • A keen interest in technology and providing innovative solutions

  • Extremely high attention to detail


Preferred but not essential:

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD LT and Revit software packages

  • A knowledge of PD6662, NCP104, NCP109, BS8243, BS60839-11-2, BS50173-2, Equality Act 2010, Building Regulations, CDM, Secure by Design, and relevant Codes of Practice

  • Experience of designing systems with high levels of integration


What’s on offer

Working hours of Monday to Friday 8 am till 5 pm.A whole range of benefits including enrolment into the company pension scheme, Life and Accident Insurance, Medical Cash Plan, Company Vehicle and much more.

If you feel you meet the requirements for this Assistant Design Manager role, then apply today.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.

RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion, or belief.

RecruitME is also committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.