The jobs board

Welcome to the UK Jobs Board.

Here you will find vacant positions within UK companies looking for people with skills and experience in using Tekla software, for example, draughtsmen, CAD technicians, 3D modellers, engineers, steel detailers, etc. If you are a UK company with a vacancy for a Tekla software user and would like to advertise here, please complete the submission form.

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Pace Thornaby
Posted: 24th February 2020
Area: Middlesbrough


Due to continuous growth, we are now looking for a Tekla Draughtsman / Structural Steel Detailer to join our team.

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures

What will you be doing in your role?

  • Produce Tekla Structures models from client’s drawings
    • For the production of preliminary material lists, fabrication and fitting drawings.
  • Check your own work to ensure all modelling and drawings are produced to the highest of standards and quality.
  • Raise RFI’s as and when required.
  • Ensure that all models and drawings are delivered in line with project fabrication programme.
  • Build and maintain good relations to promote the businesses values
    • With all staff, clients and their project team personnel.
  • Work as part of a team and provide support to other members of the Drawing Office and other departments as required for the successful delivery of projects.

What experience and skills are required for this position?

  • Detailed or expert knowledge of Tekla Structures 
    • With experience of modelling and detailing portal frame buildings as well as high-rise structures.
  • Have previous experience of working for, or on behalf of, a steel fabricator.
  • Have a good working knowledge of current drawing practices and standards.
  • Be competent on MS Office programmes, e.g. Word, Excel.
  • Be organised and have good time management skills.
  • Have good communication skills and be able to work well as part of a team.


Salary will be commensurate with experience. Employees are paid hourly for a forty hour week. Plenty of additional overtime is typically available, to apply please send your application along with a detailed resume to Paul Davey on

Pace Thornaby
Room 23 CadCam Centre
High Force Road

Tel: 01642 676437



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Posted: 16th December 2019
Area: Bolton


TJ Hazell Civil & Structural experts are hiring Tekla Draughtsperson and Designers. Due to a recent expansion and with the opening of an engineering office in Bolton opportunities have arisen for Tekla Draughtsperson and Designers. We are looking for people who will enhance the current team and this will provide a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate. When joining TJ Hazell in Bolton you will be working with some of the major Structural Steelwork companies in the UK.

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures
  • Tekla Tedds
  • Tekla Structural Designer
  • Trimble Connect

Day-to-day activities:

  • Production of Tekla Structures models, general arrangements, fabrication drawings and general office duties
  • Working closely with the Drawing office manager and as part of the team
  • Working to Engineers and Architects drawings
  • Cross checking engineering specifications
  • Liaising with clients, expediting information for the design team
  • Attending meetings and sites as required
  • Working to tight deadlines

Experience / Qualifications required:

  • A Minimum of 3 years’ experience on Tekla Structures (preferred)
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, PowerPoint

Personal requirements:

  • Organised, trustworthy and professional approach
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Working knowledge of BIM and an ability to import and extract files into Tekla
  • Flexible, resilient and an ability to communicate clearly whilst establishing good working relationships
  • Good time management and a commitment to meet deadlines
  • A passion to learn and develop personal skills and knowledge

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary or rate if Ltd contractor 
  • Advanced training opportunities
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working around core hours


If you think this is the role for you, please apply by sending your CV to Kelly Alexander on

Tel: 01642 702690 



PMS Fabrications Ltd.

Posted: 16th December 2019
Area: Carlisle, Cumbria


PMS Fabrications Ltd is a structural steelwork organisation with additional expertise in numerous cladding systems, metalwork and other general aspects of the building envelope based in Carlisle, Cumbria and we are looking for an experienced Tekla Draughtsperson to join our team.

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures
  • Trimble Connect

Produce Tekla Structures models of all aspects of the steelwork aspects of contracts from engineers and architects details as well as site surveys as required. Production of GA drawings, fabrication drawings, NC data and reports from the models produced.


  • 3+ years’ experience using Tekla Structures - detailed knowledge of software from setup to maintaining all aspects
  • Ability to work from engineers and architects’ drawings
  • Ability to liaise with clients, engineers, architects and internal personnel to ensure the delivery of the project to an excellent standard
  • Knowledge of cladding systems and requirements


If you are interested in joining our team then please email your CV to

PMS Fabrications Ltd.
Thomas Lane
Burgh Road Industrial Estate

Tel: 01228 599090




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Nationwide Structures Ltd.
Posted: 15th January 2020
Area: Wakefield


Nationwide Structures are seeking an experienced Draughtsman to take up a leading role in our Wakefield based office. Due to continued growth and an increase in demand we are looking to expand our internal Drawing Office with a permanent full-time position for the right candidate.

Key Skills:

  • Extensive experience of the UK Steelwork Industry & Standard Detailing Practices
  • Experience in Tekla Structures.
  • Issue GA's, Fabrication & Erection packages as well as other specialist items required for procurement.
  • Experience in running a wide variety of projects for both Design & Build and Engineered schemes
    • Liaising with Architects, lead engineers, project technicians etc involved in the project. 
  • The ability to understand the construction processes & develop design details as part of the design team.
  • Implement NWS standards & procedures.
  • Ability to work as part of a team, provide support & leadership for junior members of staff.
  • Accurately asses projects against project timescales
    • Highlight problem areas, work unaided and to tight project deadlines.
  • Must be hard working, driven & IT literate.


  • Main Office Location Wakefield (West Yorkshire)
  • Attractive Salary (Dependent On Experience & ability)
  • 25 days annual leave plus statutory days
  • Company pension scheme


Start date TBC and permanent position on completion of three-month probation period. If you think this is the role for you, please apply by sending your CV to Mark Chambers on

Nationwide Structures Ltd.
Calder Vale Road
West Yorkshire

Tel. 01924 365883




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Posted 10th October 2019
Area: Nottinghamshire


Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch. nmcn sustainable Solutions delivers design and build services to the Water Industry, including South East Water, Wessex Water, SWW Water, Yorkshire Water and the EA. 

We work in partnership and collaboration with our customers, to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

An opportunity has arisen for a Trainee CAD Engineer based out of our Head Office working within the Fabrication team. Within the role candidates will be trained in the use of Tekla Structures software and fabrication processes. 


What you’ll be doing day to day

  • Production of Tekla Structures Models, General Arrangements, Fabrication Drawings and associated reports
  • Working to Engineers and Client drawings
  • Cross checking engineering specifications to ensure compliance
  • Liaising with the professional team, workshop staff and site teams
  • Supporting engineer in attending meetings as necessary to undertake site surveys
  • Working to tight deadlines


We are looking for someone that will enhance our current team and this a great career opportunity for the right applicant.


The experience we’re looking for in a candidate

  • A relevant Engineering qualification is desirable
    • either NVQ / Apprenticeship, BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma, HNC, HND, Foundation Degree or Degree
  • Alternatively, A levels in Maths and relevant Sciences
  • Some experience of using a CAD package would be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft software packages – Word and Excel
  • Sufficient engineering knowledge to question, ask and learn
  • Desire to understand the background and objectives of a project or plant


The personal attributes we're looking for in a candidate

  • Desire to understand and promote the Company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required 
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence 
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business
  • Self starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload
  • Good time management to comply with deadlines


What we can offer you 

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible Working
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution


If you think this is the role for you, please apply by sending your CV to Dan Pykett at  

Nunn Close 
The County Estate 
NG17 2HW


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Camberwell Technical Services LLP
Posted: 22nd March 2019
Area: Norwich


CTS are an established drawing office close to Norwich City Centre, working for clients both locally and nationwide on steel structures of all types.

We are seeking a Tekla draughtsperson with a minimum of 2 years experience in structural and/or architectural steelwork. The ideal applicant would have experience of constructing a 3D model using engineers and architects drawings and be able to produce 2D GA and fabrication drawings to a high standard. The applicant should possess good verbal and written communication skills and be able to liase with the client and the design team.

We offer flexible working hours and a relaxed working environment. Salary dependent on experience. 32 days holiday per year (including bank holidays).

If you wish to be considered for this position, please send CV to

Camberwell Technical Services
Norwich NR1 4BE


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Posted: 2nd May 2018
Area: London


Field: Steel Fabrication
Salary: TBC
Please apply by email to apply for this position.

McDermott House, South Cresent    
London  E16 4TL 

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Rose Engineering
Posted: 29th January 2020
Area: Bagber


Rose Engineering was established in its present form in 1995 has since grown to a turnover of approx. £4 million per annum. The current workforce consists of 36 full time employees with a fully equipped workshop producing structural steelwork and several teams of site workers erecting buildings, cladding, carrying out groundworks etc. The modern premises are situated in the rural hamlet of Bagber, 3 miles from Sturminster Newton with an open plan office environment very much based on informality.

Due to continued expansion we require a further Draughtsperson to join our current team.

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures

Key Requirements: 

  • CAD proficiency (Tekla & Autocad)
  • Strong IT skills
  • Experience of Structural Steelwork and architectural/structural drawings
  • Confidence when meeting and dealing directly with clients
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Team player
  • Good humoured
  • Be able to manage own workload and use own initiative

Knowledge and experience of the technical elements of steel fabrication and installation

Main Duties: 

  • Using the CAD system, prepare fabrication drawings from Structural Engineers and Architects drawings
  • To produce 2D CAD drawings for submission to Local Authority for Planning Permission applications
  • To produce quick model drawings for estimating purposes
  • To attend sites, meet with clients, both existing and potential and if necessary to carry out surveys
  • Establish rapport and maintain excellent professional relationship with clients
  • To produce materials lists for ordering
  • To issue drawings to workshop fabrication team
  • To liaise with workshop team throughout projects
  • To be accurate in all aspects of work

This list of duties is not exhaustive

Personal Qualities: 

  • To have good communication skills as direct customer liaison and site visits will form part of the job.
  • The ability to be able to accurately and efficiently carry out the tasks as listed above.
  • To have a cheerful disposition and be willing to lend a hand in any other aspect of the office environment when necessary.


Salary £30k+ Negotiable based on experience.
Please forward a current CV and your salary expectations to

Rose Engineering
Chapel Road
DT10 2HB

Tel: 01258 472866



Barzel Steel Ltd.
Posted: 22nd January 2020
Area: Enfield


Following continued expansion Barzel Steel are looking to increase their Tekla Draughting Team with another Draughtsperson.

We specialise in customer satisfaction and pride in our own work. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to come on board and fit in with us. We have a wealth of experience to share and projects to keep every day new and challenging.

The role is full time permanent, 28 days holidays and competitive pay rates for London (Depending on Experience).

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures
  • Tekla Structural Designer

The right candidate will be:

  • Tekla Experienced (essential).
  • Full range of modelling and editing abilities. GA, Part drawings Fab Drawings etc.
  • Experienced in UK Steel Design standards and practices.
  • Motivated and capable of organizing their own projects and meeting deadlines and requirements. Keen eye for detail and pride in their work.
  • Ability to liaise with clients and engineers as part of a team or under minimum supervision.
  • Develop and issue Site Survey GA’s to allow complete comprehension of their project’s expectations.
  • UK Drivers Licence Preferred.


  • No agencies.
  • Only applications from the UK can be considered at this time.  


Please forward a current CV and your salary expectations to

Barzel Steel Ltd.
84 Bilton Way





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ESS Modular
Posted: 8th January 2020
Area: Clondalkin, Dublin


Due to an increased workload ESS Modular are looking for a number of steel detailers to join our expanding team in Dublin, Ireland. ESS Modular are a leading provider of modular buildings in Ireland and the UK. 

Reporting to our Lead Steel Detailer, you will be working with our in house Design Team which is composed of Steel Detailers, Structural Engineers, Architects, Architectural Technologists and M&E Engineers. Our head office is located adjacent to our fabrication facility so there is plenty of opportunity to review work which has been modelled. 

Applicant to be competent in:

  • Tekla Structures


  • Assist in the design & delivery of steel framed modular buildings Steel Fabrication / Design and detail of steelwork for fabricator suppliers
  • Steel schedules 
  • Liaise with engineers, architects and management
  • Site meetings
  • Quality check on steel after arriving in our factory. Welds, paint, tolerances etc.
  • Day to day liaison with the technical departments for construction details
  • Coordination of construction drawings
  • Preparation of structural layout drawings
  • Producing detailed drawings for steel fabricators and steel erectors


  • Experienced Tekla draughtsperson with a previous track record, minimum 2 years
  • Hands on/fabrication experience within the steelwork industry would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of 3D model builds, BIM, connections and fabrication drawings
  • Fluent English


  • Permanent full time position
  • Office based / site visits and client office visits
  • Opportunity to progress
  • Excellent salary commensurate with experience 
  • Health insurance, dental insurance and pension contribution after probation period

If you think this is the role for you, please apply by sending your CV to Paul Sherlock on 


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