Become a CAD Technician - Northern Ireland February 2019

Job Description

Job Title: CAD Technician

Due to continuing growth and success, Garage Door Systems is seeking to appoint a highly driven, determined and energetic CAD Technician.

Your day to day duties will include sheet metal parametric design and production using solid edge and offline programming techniques for punch presses and press brakes.  Monitoring stock levels and ordering materials using our bespoke ERP system Scope.  In addition to this you will also be required to perform general office duties such as answering phones/email and dealing with customer orders that are received.  You will also be required to implement 3S and Lean into your daily work.


Working Knowledge of Solid Edge for the design of parametric sheet metal components and assemblies

Working knowledge of Excel for technical calculations

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Willingness to participate with the shop floor team (including hands on work) when attempting to achieve team targets and budgets

Self motivated and driven to succeed


Programming of punch presses using Lantek or similar 2D CNC sheet metal software for part nesting

Programming press brakes using offline software

Basic lean manufacturing knowledge

Salary : £20,000 to £22,000 depending on experience

What we hope you do next:

For further information on this exciting opportunity please email your CV through to Susan Gordon at Garage Door Systems before close of business Friday 18th March 2019:

Previous Applicants need not apply. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer


Manufactured in the UK & Ireland

Manufactured in Ballymena, Northern Ireland

Established for over 20 years

Established for over 25 years

10 year Warranty

Up to 10-year warranty

Fast Installation (Avg turnaround time)

Fast Installations
(Direct from Manufacturer)

Committed to safety with full CE Mark

Committed to your safety – CE marked products

Northern Ireland's First Choice for Quality & Value Garage Doors

Garage Door Systems is NI’s largest manufacturer of garage doors with over half a million customers delighted with the quality and prices we provide. Our direct to the public garage door installation service is available across Northern Ireland to ensure you receive excellent service at affordable prices.