• Sol Specialist Ltd
  • Kingston Upon Hull, United Kingdom
  • Feb 06, 2018
Full time Design Manufacturing

Job Description

Sol Specialist Manufacture Ltd is a well-established manufacturer based in West Hull, East Yorkshire. Traditionally they provide architectural products to the construction industry, specialising in bespoke, small batch manufacture. More recently they have branched out to offer a complete design and manufacturing service to installers of retail, commercial and industrial signage.

As part of our expansion program, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced CAD Design Engineer to join our client’s successful team in HULL.

The ideal candidate must possess excellent organisational skills with high attention to detail and self-motivation. Able to read engineering drawings and proven experience in using CAD software is essential.

This role is based in a fast paced and busy manufacturing environment focussing on 1 offs and small batches with a fast turnaround.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Generate manufacturing drawings, flat pattern parts and nests for our CNC Routers using Alphacam/Solid works.
  • Liaising with colleagues on the shop floor to ensure components are suitable for manufacture.
  • Providing technical support to clients with regards to manufacturing and engineering drawings.
  • Site visits with Clients to provide technical support to create production drawings, extract the relevant information and produce layout and section details for customer approval.

Skills / experience required

  • Previous CAD experience essential
  • Alphacam/ Solidworks  experience essential
  • Familiarity with CNC Router
  • Able to demonstrable experience working with Sheet Metal fabrications
  • Knowledge of CNC programming including punching and folding
  • Ability to read technical drawings provided by customers
  • Able to work as part of a team and use initiative to solve problems
  • As this role involves working directly with customers, you will need to have excellent communication and problem solving skills.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am 6pm, SAT 8am – 12pm. This is a permanent vacancy. Please apply by emailing your CV using the link provided. Candidates who meet the criteria above will then be contacted for further discussion.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Secondary education

Required experience:

Minimum CNC Programming: 1 year

Salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience.


English, Polish


Digital Content Development, CAD-Drafting, Machining-CNC


Negotiable depending on experience