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SC Cleared CAD Technician

Job Description

CAD Technician - Inside IR35

Contract Term: 7 months

Contracting Authority: Ministry of Defence

Location: Remote - rare requirement to travel, multiple MOD locations available.

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) is a central government department with a mission to protect our country and provide the ultimate guarantee of its security and independence, as well as helping to protect its values and interests abroad.

To do this we have an annual budget of almost £40 billion and a workforce comprising 193,000 people, almost 59,000 of whom are civilians. We currently manage more than £11 billion of spend every year.

Site Co-ordinating Installation Design Authority, (SCIDA), provide installation design compliance in line with legislation, policy and departmental guidance.

This post will directly enable delivery of BAU and operations by providing the SCIDA CAD drawing function for the Army estate. The technician will be required to perform the SCIDA CAD drawing function to ensure that the full benefits of Physical and Environmental Configuration Management (CM) for Army ICT.

As a CAD Technician your main responsibilities would be:

  • Creating and continuously maintaining baseline documentation following SCIDA engineer outputs, enabling the Change Control process for ICT infrastructure change.
  • Proactively investigating and solving ICT drawing or Configuration data problems or issues.

You will have:

  • A technical or engineering background preferably in IT or electrical based.
  • Experience with the production of CAD drawings.
  • Knowledge and qualifications in AutoCAD and experience in the delivery of complex projects.
  • The ability to take on site surveys and audits and translate the results into AutoCAD.
  • Knowledge of O365 applications and the ability to work with a dispersed team utilising available applications.
  • SC Clearance is an essential requirement for this role, as a minimum you must be eligible and willing to undergo these checks.

If this role sounds like something that you would be interested in, please click the link to apply or email

"In applying for this role you acknowledge the following; this role falls in scope of the Off Payroll Working in the Public Sector legislation. Any rates of payment quoted will reflect the gross rate per day for the assignment, and will be subject to appropriate taxes and statutory costs. As such the payment to the intermediary and your income resulting from this contract will be different."

Please be aware that this role can only be worked within the UK and not Overseas.