CAD Technician

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Do you have a passion for CAD? 
William Hill is looking for an experienced CAD Technician to join us as a technical subject matter expert within the Business Corporate function. 

About us

We make a huge investment in everyone, offering great career development opportunities. Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we thrive in a fast-paced environment where we have fun, celebrate success and give you all the tools you’ll need to be your best self. It’s not just our colleagues we look after – we’ve got a responsibility to our customers too and we work hard on our ambition to promote safer gambling. 

Your responsibilities

  • Create high-quality detailed technical drawings and plans based on designs supplied by the WH team 
  • Provide accurate, detailed and to scale drawings
  • Use a variety of CAD software programmes to create designs in 2D and 3D models
  • Conduct site visits and surveys when required
  • Produce installation and manufacturing / specification documentation
  • Maintain and update the shopfitting specification via an online database
  • Ensure drawings are compliant with industry and health and safety standards and protocols
  • Raising of Purchase Orders for all manner of Capex related works 
  • Management of Gantt charts and scheduling of project works throughout 5no. Regions

Additionally you will

  • Present working drawings for use in all stages of the project, tender, manufacture/construction and installation
  • Ensure drawings are compliant with industry and health and safety standards and protocols
  • Liaise with architects, engineers and designers to understand their design requirements and provide technical advice to manufacturing and construction technicians
  • Working hours are typically 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, but longer hours and overtime may be required to meet project deadlines.
  • Close liaison with the retail operations team to agree machine / gantry and tech positions to agree a final drawing layout

We are looking for

  • A background in the construction / Retail industry with experience in interior fit out.
  • Experience working with AUTOCAD
  • Good communication and relationship-building skills
  • Good computer skills, Word, Excel Outlook.
  • Pro-active & attention to detail essential.

Skills you possess 

  • Is highly organised
  • Thrives under pressure
  • Is resilient
  • Is a team player 
  • Able to manage multiple projects / drawings
  • Create and build successful working relationships within all support functions and key stakeholders 
  • Provide guidance and expertise for colleagues on layouts and design 

What we offer
We take the safety and wellbeing of our employees seriously, especially at this challenging time. We have put in place robust Covid19 measures and are supporting our new employees with a smooth onboarding and training programme and making you feel welcome and part of our team.
We’ve welcomed our teams back to the office and have a balanced approach to office and home working.  Here, you’ll have the opportunity to work from home up to 80% of the time with 20% office time built in to ensure we get some face-to-face collaborative team time - and the chance for a coffee and a catch up. 

William Hill in Leeds
Right in the middle of the creative heart of the UK sits our Leeds office. Leeds itself is a buzzy, busy place to work and live. A hub for tech, digital and gaming companies – there are also five universities right on our doorstep. And away from work, we’re close to the Yorkshire Dales and of course have got a competitive sports scene with Leeds United and Yorkshire Cricket and Rugby just up the road in Headingley.