CAD Technician

£18.00 - £22.00/hour
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is an independent Consultancy of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services.

Due to increasing project work they are seeking an experienced CAD technician to join their engineering team at their Midlands office.

The Role:

The successful candidate will join their existing engineering team to support in the delivery of high profile major highway and infrastructure projects. Work will involves:

* Preparation and modification of 2D and 3D models / 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 details and reporting to the CAD Manager/Design lead, as required.

Education, Skills and Experience:

* HNC or equivalent
* Conversant with Microsoft Office Suite
* Full working knowledge of Bentley Micro-station V8i (SS3 preferable)
* Knowledge of Bentley ProjectWise Explorer (SS4 preferable)
* Knowledge of Bentley InRoads SS2 or InRoads SS3 (OpenRoads)
* Experience of virtual design review software, e.g. AutoDesk Navisworks and/or Bentley Navigator
* Experience of GIS
* Experience of working on major highways projects in a multi-disciplinary teams
* Good verbal communications skills