Civil CAD Technician

Civil CAD Technician
Long term contract available
£20 to £30 per hr


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced CAD Technician to join a successful, well-established Planning Design Consultancy based in a friendly, vibrant office in Cardiff on a contract or permanent basis.

Working on an interesting mix of Residential, Commercial and Industrial infrastructure you will assist in the preparation of CAD drawings within a friendly, close-knit team.

In this role you will aid in the delivery of highway works schemes, drawings and electronic designs to the required technical standards and within the required timescale and budget.

Core Functions:

, Working as part of an engineering team to ensure teamwork and delivery.

Their personal contribution making them technically competent with the awareness of issues around highways projects.

, Producing highways, infrastructure and development CAD designs / drawings -

Providing CAD and technical support for other members of staff -

Ensuring all designs are produced in accordance with the company's standards and legislation -
, Ability to prepare designs with an in-depth knowledge of DMRB and MfS suite of documents.
, Prepare drawings in CAD with additional knowledge of add on packages such as Vehicle Tracking
, Working Knowledge of processes such as Requirement for TRO, S278, S106, S38 Works
, Carry out site inspections and surveys
, Deliver design projects to programme and budget.
, Manage workload and resources proactively to ensure resources are fully utilised.
Training and Work Experience:

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

, HNC in Civil engineering or appropriate qualification
, Previous experience in Highways and Transportation is essential for this role.
, Proven knowledge in Design of Highways related projects including in particular:
, Preliminary and Detailed Design
, Highway Maintenance
, Proven knowledge of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) & Manual for Streets (MfS1&2)
, Financial awareness and commercial acumen to manage the costs on highways related projects to provide best value for clients and positive results
, Enthusiasm to learn and work in a team environment is essential
, Approachable 'team player'
, Managing workload to meet deadlines
, Able to deliver to demanding targets
, Computer literate (MS Office suite of software)
, An open, sharing and supportive attitude to team working in a professional office environment

If you would like to know more about this role then please do not hesitate to contact Ross on: 01242 244 767.
Apply now to with your CV
The services of Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd specialise in the placement of Engineers/Surveyors/Planners/Project Managers
- some of the positions we cover:
Environmental Engineers, Design Engineers, Quantity Surveyors, CAD Technicians, Traffic & Transport Engineers, Structural Engineers, Structural Draughtsman, Steelwork Draughtsman, Highway Engineers, Infrastructure Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Project Engineers, Project Managers, Architects, Transport Technicians, Drainage Engineers, Utilities Engineers, Procurement Managers, Oil & Gas Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Process Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Site Managers, Tunnel Engineers, Clerk of Works, Resident Engineers, Public Health Engineers.

Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd can only accept applications from candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.

Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

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