CAD Design Engineer - 9 Months FTC

Ref: 32| Posted: 7th May 2019

This vacancy is now closed


Norwich - Salary from 35k per Annum


The Company

Heatrae Sadia (Baxi Heating UK Limited) is part of the BDR Thermea Group which is a world leading manufacturer and distributor of sustainable and smart climate and sanitary hot water solutions and services, operating in a market worth over €16 billion of annual sales. We employ 6,400 people across Europe, nearly 1,600 in the UK and Ireland, and have annual sales close to €1.8 billion. In total BDR Thermea operates in more than 70 countries worldwide.


Vacancy Specifics

We are currently recruiting for one CAD Design Engineer position:

  • A 9 month fixed term contract

Main Purpose

We are looking for an enthusiastic CAD Design Engineer to join the busy Research and Development Team within Heatrae Sadia. The main purpose of the role will be to create 2D drawings and part specifications for new assemblies and components and 3D CAD design for new electric heating appliances. You will also support innovative product development through our internal process control.


The Opportunity and Responsibilities

  • Ensure drawings and 3D models are complete in line with project delivery using the company’s CAD system
  • Successfully assist with the implementation of projects in line with the agreed brief and scope.
  • Ensure product compliance to third party approvals including CE compliance, BEAB, NEMKO and KIWA.
  • Work with group processes for project delivery and reporting
  • Other appropriate activities as may reasonably be required.
  • Liaison as directed with suppliers, support agencies and local Heatrae Sadia group project teams including all operational departments of the business.


Knowledge and Experience

  • Mechanical 3D CAD experience with Solid Edge design software
  • Teamcenter PLM software
  • Experience in plastic injection moulded part design
  • Experience in sheet metal part design
  • Understanding of materials and finishing techniques
  • Close attention to detail
  • Knowledge of MRP Systems would be advantageous
  • Solidworks 3D CAD software experience would be advantageous


A competitive starting salary will be on offer plus 25 days holiday plus statutory days, Contributory Pension Scheme, Perkz benefits scheme, BHSF Medical/Dental scheme, Child Care Vouchers, Tastecard and more.

If you think you have the skills and experiences required, please apply via the following link: