Role type: Permanent rolesDepartment: EngineeringDate Posted: Location: Swindon HQRef Num: ENG-001-2021

The role of the CAD Designer is to undertake 3D design for Recycling Technologies machines and associated facilities.  

We are looking for a passionate CAD design to work in a fast-paced collative work environment, working as part of the Engineering Team on solving one of the world most pressing environmental issues.   

Key Responsibilities 

  • 3D mechanical design of RT’s modules and facilities, with a focus on Design for Manufacture 
  • Concerning module design and integration 
  • Pipework Design to minimize thermal / operational stresses 
  • Drawings of individual bespoke components 
  • Plot plan for site installation / planning applications 
  • Support the manufacture, assembly, installation & commissioning of processes 
  • P&ID Drafting  
  • Manage the company’s drawings and work with operations to create a spares system 
  • Developing the company’s knowledge and know how needed to design and enhance RT’s standard machine modules from information provided by RT’s R&D function, manufacturing, and operations teams.  

Necessary Skills – Essential 

  • Qualification and experience in 3D CAD design 
  • Proficiency working in a team environment with cross-functional groups to achieve significant goals under tight time and financial pressures 
  • Interpersonal skills needed to develop the solutions in harmony with RT’s operations, manufacturing and Research and Development teams. 
  • Applying process industry standards 
  • Background in either Oil & Gas refining, Waste Management or Furnaces/ Combustion Design would be an advantage 
  • Strong organisational and analytical skills for managing multiple simultaneous tasks/projects during design, construction, and operational phases 
  • Good communication skills at all levels.  


  • Ability to use and teach others in the use of Solid Edge 
  • Design of high temperature vessels/ processes 
  • Solids handling equipment.