Formwork CAD Designer

  • Job Reference: 00000647-1
  • Date Posted: 18 October 2019
  • Recruiter: IhON People Recruitment
  • Location: Manchester, UK
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas, Primary Industry, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Formwork CAD Designer – Manchester, UK

Role & Responsibilities:

Produce design drawings, calculations and material call off’s with minimum supervision;
Liaise when required between the sales force and the client;
Visit sites and give on-site assistance as requested by Senior Design Staff;
Improve your Design Capabilities and attend any training required as determined by Senior Design Staff;
Keep up to-date with new products and improvements to existing systems;
Keep up to-date with industry standard and construction techniques;
Keep up to-date with competitors’ products;
Perform all duties as set out in the Design Office Procedures document;
Be considerate to other members of the Design Team at all times.


HND Civil Engineering / Civil Engineering related degree;
Formwork design training courses highly desirable;
Formwork Design industry as an apprentice or technician is essential;
Knowledge of the various EN/UK standards appropriate to formwork and falsework design;
Use of design software such as beam-pal for designing formwork;
Determining maximum bending moments, shear and deflection;
Able to use RSTAB special design software;
Experience of formwork and different products utilised.