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Trainee CAD Engineer

Job Title: Trainee CAD Engineer

Package: Negotiable


We are recruiting for a trainee CAD engineer to join our growing team at Harper Chalice. We are experiencing rapid growth following a successful number of years.

The successful candidate will be working under our experienced CAD engineer to help spread a growing work load. This is a fantastic opportunity to shadow an experienced member of our team and gain first hand experience of working in the design team of a successful company.

Outside of the CAD activities there will be opportunities for further experience and training in other areas of our business to give a fully rounded understanding of the impact this department can have on the overall business.

Outline of general involvement / responsibilities will be:

  • Support role to the CAD office completing day to day tasks
  • Producing project related layout and design drawings
  • Product design drawings
  • Updating 3D models of proucts and designs
  • Assisting with projects site design layouts
  • Assisting with project quotation preparation

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a background in CAD
  • Have an interest in further training/development
  • Appetite to grow and develop their career further
  • Have full UK Driving Licence
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel


The role will be based from our Coventry office with some site/client visits.

Installation Engineer

Harper Chalice Group is a leading specialist, manufacturer, supplier and installer of electronic perimeter security systems.

We have a vacancy for an Installation Engineer to join our team to be trained in the installation and maintenance of our electronic and electrified perimeter security systems.

We are based in Coventry and the role will involve working throughout the UK. The successful candidate must be willing to travel and stay away as required Monday to Friday.

Job Role

· Installation of electronic perimeter security systems

· The work involves working outside

· Working alongside a Senior Installation Engineer

· Full training provided

Personal Requirements

  • Full driving license.
  • Experience or understanding of wiring alarm/security systems would be an advantage.
  • You will have good communication skills both written and oral
  • You will be confident and committed to complete any practical task you are given in a thoroughly professional and timely manner
  • Ability to remain calm and professional under pressure

Skills and Qualifications

  • Hold a CSCS Card (Desirable but not essential)
  • Basic understanding of electronics would be an advantage


  • The ideal candidate will have the opportunity for a progressive career with a professional and expanding company.
  • Bonus Scheme
  • The Company provides all PPE, work ware and subsistence when working away.

Starting Salary – Negotiable according to experience