Civil CAD Technician

Recruiter
Probe Technical Recruitment
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£25,000 - £35,000
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a CAD Technician who has experience working on Civil Engineering projects within the building structures world? If so, are you looking to work for a business that is well known for staff career progression with excellent salary packages?

Probe Technical Recruitment is currently working with a multi-office Design Consultancy firm to source a Civil CAD Technician.

The business has 5 offices in the UK currently and is growing quickly. Due to progression within the team, they are now looking to appoint a Civil CAD Technician with at least 12 months experience working in a similar role. You will have working knowledge of drainage design and 3D ground modelling.

In return, our client are offering an excellent package including a 4.5% pension, private healthcare, life insurance, 24 days holiday (with the option to buy/sell), an online staff discounts portal and the option to work flexible hours.

This is a permanent position for someone who is looking for project experience on Residential and Commercial building projects, and who is looking for a company who will invest in their career development.

DUTIES:

- Preparation of detailed drawings and calculations to obtain technical approval for adoptable highway, or sewerage schemes in accordance with national and local authority specifications. Projects will include residential, commercial industrial, educational and Healthcare Schemes.
- Undertake pre-purchase feasibility studies and resolution of planning conditions including drainage feasibility and highways considerations.
- Preparation of 3D ground models for volume calculations, cut and fill exercises, vertical road profiles, etc.
- Liaise and communicate with clients and external agencies i.e. Environment Agency, Regional Highway Authorities and Sewerage authorities, etc.

Suitable applicants will have:

- Advanced use of AutoCAD/Autodesk Civil 3D.
- Working experience of drainage and highway design and detailing
- Working experience of MicroDrainage WinDES
- A relevant Degree or HND/C in Civil Engineering
- At least 12 months experience in a consultancy environment - ideally with building structures