CAD Technician / Senior CAD Designer

Full Time
Job Sector:
Construction / Trades
South Wales
Salary description:
£29750 - £32775/ annum
Start Date:
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Our Client is looking to add additional skills and expertise to their existing Structures Design Team by appointing a CAD Technician / Senior CAD Designer, who will help deliver local and national infrastructure projects.

* As part of a design team you will be responsible for developing schemes from conception through to construction stage drawings.

* If required, training and guidance will be provided in the use of AutoCAD and other applicable software packages.

* You will provide support and advice to the team and help coordinate the delivery of projects for a growing number of Local Authorities in Wales and throughout the UK.

* You will be involved in feasibility studies, preliminary design, consultation and detailed design work together with the production of reinforcement drawings and scheduling.


* Production of outline feasibility drawings as part of the design development process.

* Basic CAD drawing to assist the structural designers.

* Assist the Design Engineers in the preparation of design drawings and structural details.

* Production of reinforcement drawings and schedules.

* Preparation of drawings and maps for exhibitions, working groups and committee purposes as required.

* To work independently using your initiative with minimal supervision; full training will be provided, if required.

* To contribute to the development and management of projects in which you are involved.

* Ensure compliance with all Quality, technical standards, Health & Safety and Environmental regulations and considerations.

Essential Qualifications/Experience/Skills:

* Minimum of 5 GCSE's, including Maths and English.

* High level of accuracy and attention to detail

* Good relationship management with both colleagues and clients.

* Ability to work under direction but to be able to use own initiative when required.

Desirable Qualifications/Experience/Skills:

* 3D CAD proficiency.

* Experience of working within a relevant technical team.

* Experience of preparing feasibility studies and concept sketches, progressing them to the preliminary design stage, developing them through consultation before submitting detailed design.

* Ability to liaise with internal departments and external customers and suppliers to obtain any missing information or to resolve any queries in relation to drawings/products.

* IT Literate, capable of using MS Word, Excel and other office packages.

* Able to prioritise and organise own work with minimum supervision, working to deadlines and with competing priorities.

* Ambition to further career and pursue relevant qualifications.

* A desire to learn and develop a career in Civil Engineering

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