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Job Description

Job Description

Job Title: Tekla & Autocad Detailer/Draughtsperson

Location: Nr. Sturminster Newton, Dorset

Salary: Negotiable depending on ability/experience

The Company:

The company was established in its present form in 1995 has since grown to a turnover of approx. £4 million per annum. The current workforce consists of 36 full time employees with a fully equipped workshop producing structural steelwork and several teams of site workers erecting buildings, cladding, carrying out groundworks etc. The modern premises are situated in the rural hamlet of Bagber, 3 miles from Sturminster Newton with an open plan office environment very much based on informality.

Key Requirement:

  • CAD proficiency (Tekla & Autocad)
  • Strong IT skills
  • Experience of Structural Steelwork and architectural/structural drawings
  • Confidence when meeting and dealing directly with clients
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Team player
  • Good humoured
  • Be able to manage own workload and use own initiative


  • Knowledge and experience of the technical elements of steel fabrication and installation

Main Duties:

  • Using the CAD system, prepare fabrication drawings from Structural Engineers and Architects drawings
  • To produce 2D CAD drawings for submission to Local Authority for Planning Permission applications
  • To produce quick model drawings for estimating purposes
  • To attend sites, meet with clients, both existing and potential and if necessary to carry out surveys
  • Establish rapport and maintain excellent professional relationship with clients
  • To produce materials lists for ordering
  • To issue drawings to workshop fabrication team
  • To liaise with workshop team throughout projects
  • To be accurate in all aspects of work

This list of duties is not exhaustive

Personal Qualities:

To have good communication skills as direct customer liaison and site visits will form part of the job.

The ability to be able to accurately and efficiently carry out the tasks as listed above.

To have a cheerful disposition and be willing to lend a hand in any other aspect of the office environment when necessary.

Dependent on Experience
Rose Engineering


Rose Engineering
Chapel Road
Sturminster Newton
DT10 2HB

T: 01258472866