Tekla Draughtsman

Location Wigan
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££35000 - £38000 per annum + +Overtime
Contact name: Dale Roberts

Contact email: droberts@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: DR18_1639863620
Published: about 1 month ago

A unique opportunity has arisen to work for an established Steelwork design contractor, that works on large Multi-Story, high rise structural steel projects across the UK.

Due to growth, they are looking to expand their drawing office and add a Tekla draughtsman / Tekla Detailer.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience working in the structural steel industry. Would consider someone with less experience if they have worked on similar projects.

Key Role Responsibilities

  • Preferably 2-5 year's experience in detailing of steelwork metalwork & framework etc
  • Detailing from design team drawings to produce fabrication packages and issuing to the workshop.
  • The requirement to work to tight programs and the ability to work under pressure
  • Able to communicate with Client Engineers and Architects directly, ensuring all queries are dealt with swiftly
  • Ensure that all models and drawings are detailed to current specs, with a working knowledge of current regulations and codes
  • Good timekeeping and project management skills
  • Scope for development into a senior role within the D.O.
  • Essential Qualifications/Experience/Skills
  • Experience with Tekla Structures (3D)
  • 4 years plus experience in structural modelling/detailing
  • detailing in either structural or secondary steel.
  • Commercial/Industrial Construction project background or steel structures the successful candidate will be working on a range of projects from access stairs to multi-story frames and complex structures.

A track record of successful projects should be demonstrated, with the following skills evident:

  • Multi-tasking
  • Creative Thinking
  • Customer Focus
  • Communication Skills
  • Analytic Thinking
  • Team Working
  • Drive & Decisiveness


  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • flexible working
  • career progression
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay

If this role is of interest or you would like to find out please apply directly or call us directly and ask for Dale Roberts.

At Novax we are a specialist in the Engineering and Construction sectors. If you feel this role may not be directly suited to yourself but find yourself looking. We have a range of vacancies across these sectors please do register a CV.


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