Job title: Senior Structural CAD Designer

Location: London or Bristol (Hybrid working model)


Who are we recruiting for?

Our client, a leader in the field of offshore wind substructure design, is on the lookout for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Senior Structural CAD Designer. Are you ready to join a team with cutting-edge technical capabilities and a small-company ethos? If you have experience leading the production of structural steel drawing packages and want to be part of a world-leading design team, we want to hear from you.


What will you be doing?

  • Lead the production and checking of technical drawing packages for offshore foundation projects, both independently and by leading a small team.
  • Generate 3D models of offshore foundation structures (jackets, monopiles, secondary steel, etc.) using AutoCAD and Autodesk Advance Steel.
  • Check and approve drawings and 3D models created by other designers.
  • Oversee the work of other designers.
  • Produce MTOs (Material Take-Offs) and other requested documents.
  • Ensure deliverables adhere to approved instructions, procedures, and policies.
  • Find innovative solutions to technical problems.
  • Attend internal and external meetings as necessary.
  • Provide assistance to engineers.
  • Develop and mentor junior colleagues.


Are you the ideal candidate?

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • A HNC/HND in Civil/Structural/Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience creating design drawings and 3D models for offshore structures.
  • Strong experience in producing and checking 2D drawings and 3D models of structural components.
  • Proficiency in 2D design drawings using AutoCAD.
  • Experience creating 3D models using either AutoCAD or Autodesk Advance Steel (training will be provided if necessary).
  • Involvement in offshore structures or renewable projects.
  • A desire to continuously develop your skills and the ability to lead a team and mentor junior colleagues.

Competencies & Soft Skills:

  • Outstanding interpersonal and technical skills.
  • Effective delegation abilities.
  • Self-motivation, strong organizational skills, and a team player mentality.
  • Knowledge of basic engineering principles and practices.

Additional Information:

This role can be based in London or Bristol, operating on a hybrid working basis. Staff are expected to attend the office a minimum of three days a week. Bristol-based candidates will be required to travel to the client’s central London office, with expenses reimbursed.


What’s in it for you?

This role offers an exciting opportunity to work alongside some of the industry’s brightest engineers in a supportive and collaborative team dedicated to innovation and excellence. The client’s advanced design capabilities and ongoing development provide a chance to help grow the design department. You’ll play a pivotal role in delivering high-profile projects and be part of the company’s success story. The client values motivation, enthusiasm, and a willingness to learn, and if you possess these qualities, this role is tailored for you.

Rewards & Benefits:

In addition to a competitive basic salary, we offer several core benefits, including:

  • Flexible annual leave, starting at 25 days per year.
  • Annual discretionary bonus scheme.
  • Professional subscriptions, training, and support.
  • A flexible contributory pension scheme.
  • Private medical and dental insurance.
  • Income protection insurance.
  • Life assurance cover.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Generous parental leave.


Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give a proportion of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

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