CAD Technician

Carrington West Limited
£23.00 - £30 per hour
12 Oct 2018
10 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


The successful candidate will join our clients existing engineering team to support in the delivery of high profile highway and infrastructure projects. The work will involve:

* Preparation and modification of 2D and 3D model / reference files
* Preparation and modification of plans/drawings
* Conversion between different file formats
* Ensuring drawing compliance with internal (and Client) CAD systems and standards
* Checking and reviewing drawings to ensure QA processes are followed and CAD standards are maintained
* Working alongside engineers and discipline leaders within multi-disciplinary design teams
* Maintaining effective relationships with key people
* Working with minimal supervision, paying close attention to detail and reporting to the CAD Manager/Design lead, as required
* Mentoring junior team members
* Actively participating in Continual Improvement

Requirements and skills:

* AutoCAD or full working knowledge of Bentley MicroStation V8i
* Experience of working on highways and infrastructure projects in a multi-disciplinary team
* Good verbal communication skills / open and approachable nature
* Be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team


* HNC or equivalent

Desirable skills and knowledge:

* Knowledge of Bentley ProjectWise Explorer
* An understanding of BS1192 workflow and the requirements concerning co-ordination of large numbers of drawing and model file sets
* Knowledge of AutoCAD or Civil 3d
* Knowledge of Bentley InRoads SS2, InRoads SS4 (OpenRoads) or OpenRoads designer
* Experience of GIS
* Experience of virtual design review software - e.g. AutoDesk Navisworks and/or Bentley Navigator

For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.


If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.

Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information. CWHTT

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