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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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National Structures
Posted: 16th September 2019
Area: Darlington


National Structures a successful manufacturer and installer of specialist glazing systems and steel buildings, is seeking to appoint a fully experienced Tekla Structural Steel and Architectural Draughtsman to join its team with an immediate start.

The Role:

  • Carrying out designs for a wide range of projects
  • Working on bespoke projects for a variety of clients
  • Working closely with the General Manager and Project Manager
  • Work to engineering drawings and model/detail up a range of structural steelwork and glazing
  • Produce detail fabrication drawings, erection drawings, bills of material etc.
  • Review Structural Engineer drawings
  • Good timekeeping and project management skills
  • Working with work colleagues and customers to achieve final results on technical matters
  • Maintain a high standard of work under pressure
  • Ordering of materials

The Person:

  • You will need Tekla and CAD experience
  • Previous structural steelwork design experience is highly desirable
  • looking for a varied role within a well-established company

Working Hours:

Monday to Thursday: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am to 2:30pm

For the successful candidate this opportunity presents an excellent opportunity and package dependent on experience along with the chance to succeed within a successful and long standing business. Salary dependent on experience.

If you think this is the role for you please apply straight away by sending your CV to Emma Pearson on for immediate consideration. 

National Structures
15a and 15b Allington Way



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James Killelea & Co Ltd
Posted: 1st October 2019
Area: Lancashire


To provide drawing office services for all our client’s projects for estimating, design, fabrication, and erection.

This will include the generation of Tekla Structures models. The importing of model data from other software packages and client BIM models. A good understanding of BIM and BIM protocols is also necessary. From the models, production of GA drawings, insertion of connection details to the Tekla Structures model, generation of fabrication drawings and NC data to suit the works.

Also, the work will include generating of R.F.I.s and G.A. drawings/detail model for approval submittal. The work will also include any drawing requirements for temporary works and site changes. The recognition of changes to scope and creation of variation orders must be considered.

Operate to the DO programmes for all work and ensure that the deliverable deadlines are achieved.

Work closely with the Production team to ensure that the drawings produced are compatible with the NC machinery and adhere to our high standards of editing.

Build and maintain good relations with all clients and suppliers and their project team personnel to promote the company values. In all interactions with customers, our culture of quality, professionalism, fairness and ‘can-do’ attitude, should be held foremost in our client’s minds.


Key Duties:

  • At the tender stage, work with the estimating team to generate 3D Tekla Structures models for both calculating quantities and client presentations.
  • Production of material take-off lists and use this to confirm tonnage on a project.
  • Compare the company model with the client’s and provide feedback; perform and investigate clash detections.
  • On projects in-hand, production of complete Tekla Structures models, connections detailing, GA drawings for client approval and any TQ’s? RFIs, fabrication drawings and NC files.
  • Work in accordance with the drawing office programmes to target key deliverable dates.
  • Work closely with the design team.
  • Liaise with Estimating and Contract departments on any drawing requirements.
  • Be prepared to meet with the client’s team to discuss any project drawing and model related issues.
  • Comply with company procedure for drawing numbering and filing systems.
  • Liaise with external Drawing Offices on projects, respond and answer any queries promptly.
  • Prepare, submit and record TQ’s and RFI’s to the Design Engineer for any design related queries.
  • Prepare and circulate notes of any drawing related meetings with clients and/or external DO’s or consultants.
  • Provide support to Estimating and Contracts Teams in general.
  • Provide DO support to Project Manager and Site Teams.


  • Detailed and Expert knowledge of the current and latest versions of Tekla Structures.
  • Working knowledge of BIM and the ability to extract and import models and files into Tekla Structures.
  • Knowledge of current drawing practice and standards related to 3D model build, connections detailing and fabrication drawings.
  • Good working experience with office software such as Microsoft Office 365 (Excel, Word, and Outlook).
  • Good time management skills.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Personable and able to work within a team environment, whilst displaying independence and initiative.


If this job is of interest, please email through your CV  to


James Killelea & Co Ltd
Stoneholme Road

Tel: 01706229411


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Elland Steel Structures Ltd.
Posted: 17th October 2019
Area: Halifax and Billingham


Specialists in structural steelwork, the third largest steelwork fabricator in the Yorkshire region.  We are looking to recruit structural draughtspersons at both our Halifax and Billingham sites.


  • Candidates should be proficient in Tekla Structures
  • Minimum 5 GCSE's, at grade C, including Mathematics and English Language
  • Must have a broad understanding of structural steelwork and interfacing trades


Key Duties:

  • Working on multiple projects
  • Ability to work on their own work unsupervised or as part of a team in Multi-user or Model Sharing format
  • Producing models adopting the correct grades and sub-grades
  • Working with multiple format drawings and reference .ifc models
  • Detailing connections provided by the design department
  • Producing detailed GA drawings 
  • Editing fabrication drawings to high standards
  • Raising TQ's via our in house management software
  • Dealing with the clients design team, having the ability to discuss issues confidently
  • Attending meetings, either via web based platforms or onsite
  • Liaise with sub-contract drawing offices
  • Must have a work ethic of producing high quality drawings
  • Ability to share knowledge and teach drawing office trainees
  • Coordinate sub-trade models and detect clashes for review
  • Working to programme, being flexible with changing priorities


If you are ready for a new challenge in your career and the job is of interest, please e-mail through your CV to

Elland Steel Structures Ltd
Philmar House
Gibbet Street

Tel. 01422 380262


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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


Map of East

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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Frequency Design Ltd.
Posted: 15 October 2019
Area: Surrey


Frequency Design Ltd have been specialising in Structural Steelwork and Architectural Metalwork detailing for the Construction Industry for the last 12 years. Due to increasing contracts we are recruiting for a Tekla Structures Detailer to join the expanding business – initially on a Temporary basis. 

The company undertakes small to medium sized contracts within the UK. Its range of projects is diverse and includes development contracts for school, colleges, hospitals etc, as well as commercial and residential. There is now an exciting opportunity to join this friendly business for a hardworking and proactive individual.



  • Tekla Structural Experience (1-2 year minimum). Further training will be provided.
  • Or similar experience with Constructional Engineering packages
  • Educated to a minimum GCSE 'B' Grade in Math’s, English and a Science/technical subject



  • Understanding of steel fabrication & installation
  • Able to work under pressure to meet required timescales
  • Ability to read and interpret Structural Engineer & Architect drawings
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently using their own initiative
  • Good communication skills and being able to liaise with subcontractors
  • Willingness to learn, to improve and develop your own skills
  • Build and maintain good relations with all clients and suppliers and their project team personnel to promote the company values
  • In all interactions with customers, our culture of quality, professionalism, fairness, ‘can-do’ attitude should be held foremost in our client's minds.
  • Detailed and expert knowledge of the current and latest versions of Tekla Structures
  • Working knowledge of BIM and ability to extract and import models and files into Tekla Structures
  • Knowledge of current drawing practice and standards related to 3D model build, connections detailing and fabrication drawings
  • Good working experience with office software such as Microsoft Office
  • Good time management skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Personable and able to work within a team environment, whilst displaying independence and initiative


Included within the role

  • Reporting to Managing Director
  • 3D modelling and detailing
  • Creation of drawing issue sheets & RFI registers
  • Carrying-out site surveys
  • Liaise with Contract Design teams, clients and fabricators
  • Attend internal production meetings and external design meetings


If you are interested in joining our team please email your CV along with any samples of work you would like to share with us to 

Frequency Design Ltd.
1st Floor, 7 Tanners Yard,
London Road,
Bagshot, Surrey
GU19 5HD
Tel. 01276 538820



Specialized Fabrications
Posted: 03 September 2019
Area: Gosport


Specialists in the manufacture and installation of structural and secondary steelwork, staircases, balustrades and handrails, balconies, canopies, gates etc. in both ferrous and non-ferrous metals we are looking to recruit a Tekla Draughtsperson with experience of Steelwork / Architectural Metalwork.

Candidates should be efficient in Tekla Structures, preparing General Arrangement and Fabrication drawings to tight deadlines.

The Role will include:

  • Production of Tekla Structures Models, General Arrangements, Fabrication Drawings and associated reports.
  • Working to Engineers and Architects drawings.
  • Liaising with the professional team, workshop staff and site teams, attending meetings as necessary.
  • Working to tight deadlines.

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

In the first instance please forward a CV along with salary expectations to

Specialized Fabrications
Unit 4b, Heritage Business Park,
Heritage Way, Gosport, PO12 4BG




South of England

Hayes Engineering
Posted: 11th October 2019
Area: Cardiff


Hayes Engineering is an expanding structural steel company based in Cardiff that is looking for an experienced Tekla Draughtsperson to complement their exciting team.



  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Prepare Fabrication Drawing Package for productions (GA’s, Assemblies etc.)
  • Liaise with clients and structural engineers to ensure smooth project delivery.
  • Able to complete work to previously agreed timescales.



  • Experienced Tekla 3D draughtsperson with a previous track record.
  • Experience within the structural steelwork industry would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of 3D Model builds, connections and fabrication drawings.



  • Permanent position.
  • Office based / site visits and client office visits.
  • Full time.
  • Opportunity to progress.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please send a CV to

Hayes Engineering
Brindley Road,
Off Hadfield Road,
Cardiff CF11 8TL



Revision Zero - Manila
Posted: 26th July 2019
Area: Pasig City, Philippines


Revision Zero, is a detailing BIM services company founded in 2013. The Directors have been involved in Detailing businesses in South East Asia including Philippines for twelve years and have combined over 60 years in the construction industry.

Reasonable and fair wages are paid along with the normal government benefits. Health & Dental Care is also provided. We believe in creating a team family orientated type workplace, where we all work hard together and share the benefits. The target markets are US, Can, UK, Australia & New Zealand. We use exclusively Tekla software. We believe in good solid training and mentoring to build detailers into amazing detailers.

Apply in the first instance to and Please supply a cv and an indication of current salary. All enquiries treated in the strictest confidence.

Job qualifications

  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor's/College Degree in Engineering (Civil), Engineering (Others) or equivalent.
  • Required language(s): English.
  • At least 5 Year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.
  • Preferably Supervisor/ 5 Years & Up Experienced Employee specialized in Engineering - Civil/Construction/Structural or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of Tekla is preferred but not essential as long as there is detailing history in the applicant.

Job duties and responsibilities

Project Managing Steel Detailing Projects for the US & Canadian resource & commercial markets. An in depth knowledge of the AISC & CISC codes is mandatory as well as being well versed in fabricator techniques and industry standards

  • To review contract documents to determine the scope of work involved in a project.
  • Assist other Project Managers/ Operations Manager to analyze staff commitments.
  • Negotiate with other Project Managers and/or Assistant Project Managers regarding the overall work flow a staff tasking.
  • To be responsible for the initial set-up of the project, including:
    - project folders
    - computer/Tekla model start up
    - ABM report submission to the client
    - compilation and check of project drawings
    - initial client contact
    - forwarding project questionnaire to the client
    - liaising with the Technical Manager regarding the quality and standards for the project.
  • To ensure all team members are briefed formally and aware of the project scope and all necessary information needed for the project detailing.
  • To develop and assign tasks for executing and controlling the project.
  • To manage and review all project budgets to ensure budgets are met or improved upon.
  • To maintain effective client communications as agreed with the client for all allocated projects.
  • To manage effective Request for Information (RFI) submissions to clients and responses.
  • To identify any extra work and prepare the Change Order Request (COR).
  • To request approval from clients for all Change Orders before proceeding.
  • To review returned Approval Drawings to determine additions to the original scope of work.
  • To review a daily basis all models for any issues.

Why join us?

Revision Zero is an established Steel Detailing & BIM company serving the Aus / NZ / US & Can markets with its Operation Centre based in Manila, Philippines.

Integrity is at the core of all Revision Zero operations. The owners live in the Philippines and have done so for well over a decade. This gives an insight to cultural differences which needs to be respected. We want the office to be a happy and enjoyable place to work and Revision Zero to be an employer of choice for each employee.

Coaching, training and mentoring is fundamental aspect of sustained personal & professional growth which is vital to the planned expansion of the Revision Zero service offerings and is available to all employees. This position is available to the best candidate irrespective of Gender, Race, Age or any other discriminations.

Renumeration is based on experience, but just as important are commitment to the role and resilience exhibited to comply to the business needs.

Revision Zero
Unit 1804-1806 & 1810 Hanston Square,
San Miguel Avenue,
Ortigas, Pasig City,





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