27th November 2020

Job title:               CAD Engineer (Solidworks) 

Department:         Engineering

Reporting to:        Head of Engineering

Package:              £28k - 35k.  40 hour week. Holidays - 20 days rising to 25 days + statutory holidays


Rotalink is a medium sized manufacturer of small electric drive systems based in Crewkerne, Somerset.

We are looking for highly motivated, determined CAD Engineer who enjoys a challenge and is keen to get involved. The CAD Engineer should be able to turn around high standard engineering drawings in a timely manner.

Joining our engineering team, you will undertake day-to-day CAD engineering activities; creating drawing packages for new products and re-engineering existing products to improve manufacturability.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • An engineering qualification or equivalent experience in a relevant area.
  • Extensive experience using Solidworks (preferably 2019)
  • Knowledge of drawing standards (BS8888)
  • Understanding and implementation of GD&T
  • Exceptional attention to details
  • Minimum CAD Engineer experience: 5 years


Desired Qualifications:


  • Understanding of engineering principles and material technologies ideally within the precision engineering sector.
  • Familiar with DFX principles



In return, you can expect a competitive salary, excellent working environment with plenty of variety and a constant flow of work - boredom will never be an issue!


Please note that applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and we are unable to support visa applicants.


Please apply in writing to: careers@rotalink.com please use job ref engCAD

Agencies in writing only - no call accepted.