Location: Southampton, SO40 3SA

GO_modular is looking for a CAD Technician to be a part of a factory-based team at our offices in Totton, Southampton. You will be under the leadership of our production specialist engineer and will contribute towards maximising the productivity within the factory.


  • Provide accurate, detailed and to scale drawings for assembly and installation for manufacturing of modular houses

  • To help create high quality 2D and 3D technical drawings for all stages, of all projects

  • Offer technical support and advice to the factory floor, carpenters, electricians & plumbers

  • Work with internal and external designers to understand and apply conditions and approvals

  • Checking material sizes and quantities for procurement

  • Ensure smooth liaison between internal and external clients, architects, engineers and designers

  • Aid in estimating costs and apply knowledge of materials and engineering principles to check feasibility for new potential projects.

  • Ensure compliance of industry and health & safety standards and protocols

  • Risk management including identifying potential solutions to eliminate or reduce risks during production.


Ideal Candidate:


This position will suit an accomplished CAD technician or structure designer keen to progress their career and skills within a Modular Manufacturer, who build bespoke, Residential & Commercial projects in the South of England

  • Experience in off-site construction or timber framed design is desirable

  • A sound knowledge of: computer-aided design & software and engineering design principles

  • Good degree of mathematical set-up of mind desired 

  • Computer literate with good working knowledge of AutoCAD, Autodesk Architectural, CATIA, PRO/Engineer or similar and knowledge of SEMA would be a distinct advantage

  • Ability to measure drawings and help to develop bills of quantities

  • An understanding of manufacturing processes and construction methods

  • Can prioritise and plan effectively, and have good overall time management skills 

  • The ability to meet deadlines

  • Good numeracy and computer skills

  • The ability to get on well with others and be able to calmly and effectively analyse problems as they arise and then quickly reach the right decisions as part of a team is vital

  • The willingness to learn and the will and desire to reach the highest standards, together with a positive attitude are essential


As part of a know-how implementing team the successful applicant will have a fantastic opportunity to develop their core skills and gain unique experience working within a new sector of the industry. The job scope and project variety exposure are limitless.

Career progression within GO_modular is a real possibility and can be fast-tracked on indication of the applicant’s attitude, commitment and ability to achieve GO_modular goals and objectives.

With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, then GO_modular is the right place for you!

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Go Modular Technologies (UK) Ltd

South Hampshire Industrial Park, The Phoenix Centre, Unit C

Eddystone Road, Southampton, SO40 3SA