Send CV


Apply for this Job



View Job



£25,000 - £35,000 per annum

Your Bridge Consultant

Robert Lawton

01784 249713
07759 294266



About the Role

Bridge Recruitment is recruiting an experienced Draughtsman for our client, a major commercial glazing contractor, based in Leicester. 


Candidates are required to have 5+ years’ experience in design and AutoCAD, preferably with 2-3 years’ experience in glazing or architectural aluminium, would be highly desirable.

A background in alternative construction trade such as cladding, fenestration, roofing or building envelope will be considered. 


Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the production of all fabrication drawings to the relevant standards and procedures.
  • Ensuring that drawings and work instructions are kept up to date.
  • Carry out material take-offs and prepare material lists.
  • Ensure the quality of products and services is maintained and make improvements to the processes where necessary.
  • Work under the supervision of the Fabrication Manager or Senior Draughtsman.
  • Carry out regular programme monitoring to identify changes in the status of the projects.

Key measures & targets:

  • Production of drawings within appropriate timescale and to a high level of quality

Key relationships:

  • Lead Project Manager
  • Fabrications Manager and team
  • Estimator
  • Workshop Supervisor
  • Clients and suppliers

Person Specification:

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria;


  • Drafting background and suitable qualifications.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD.
  • Experience using MS Office package.
  • Ability to produce clear and informative production drawings and technical information.
  • Work systematically to ensure completion of tasks to meet deadlines and clients expectations,
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.
  • Ability to effectively prioritise workload.
  • Proficient as a team player with excellent communication skills and also able to work on own initiative.


  • Knowledge of architectural glazing and fenestration.

This is an office based role with occasional visits to site.

Working a 40 hour week Monday-Friday at the clients HQ in Leicester.

The salary offered is £25,000 - £35,000 which will be based on knowledge and experience.


Similar Jobs


Demolition Labourer

Kingston upon Hull, Kingston upon Hull, City of