• Senior CAD Technician

  • Other
  • Permanent - Full Time Hours
  • United Kingdom
  • UK
  • Details on request
  • Senior CAD Technician

    United Kingdom

    Job Summary

    Vacancy for a Senior Technician with extensive experience of producing drawings and of 3D modelling for large infrastructure projects.

    You will be working on multiple projects nationally, including Hinkley C nuclear power station, Crossrail, Thames Tideway, HS2, as part of a Ground Engineering team with access to services ranging from project management, feasibility studies, detailed design, contract administration and construction supervision for geotechnical works.

    • Have over 7 years’ experience
    • Work as a member of a geotechnical consultancy design team.
    • Produce drawings using the Autodesk Suite of software (AutoCAD Civils 3D), with the necessary level of detail as required for ground engineering projects at various stages of development studies, conceptual design, detailed design and construction.
    • Undertake 3D Modelling, specifically with the Autodesk Suite of software (AutoCAD Civils 3D).
    • You will report to the Design team leader and other team members, from graduates to Directors.
    • You will have to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary design team.
    • You will have strong development skills and the ability to develop and manage the work of others if and when required.
    • You will also have the technical ability, knowledge and competence to provide guidance and to teach and develop junior staff.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Experience in civil engineering sectors such as Ground Engineering (Earthworks, Slope Remediation Schemes, Foundations, Tunnelling), Transportation (road and rail), Land Reclamation and Development, Waste (landfill).
    • Highly proficient and experienced user of AutoCAD Civil 3D to produce high quality technical drawings and details within a live project environment.
    • Extensive 3D modelling experience on a variety of infrastructure projects.
    • Strong understanding of civil engineering and associated best practices.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
    • A keen eye for detail and a careful and accurate approach.
    • Good analytical & problem solving skills are essential.
    • Must be self-motivated and pro-active and demonstrate ability to see things through to the end.
    • Ability to be resourceful and work both independently and as part of high-performing team.
    • Ability to take initiative and ownership.

    Highly Desirable

    • Experience of some or all of the following is highly desirable
    • Understanding of UK BIM standards and workflows
    • Revit
    • LSS
    • Geotechnical Databases gINT or HoleBASE
    • ProjectWise
    • Drafting/detailing of Structural steel / Structural concrete
    • MX modelling
    • Bentley Microstation.

    Preferred Qualifications

    HNC/HND/BSc or other degree in Engineering, CAD related courses (Civil Preferred)

    Country United Kingdom

    Position Full-Time