Senior CAD Technician and CAD Technicians

Job Title: Senior CAD Technician and CAD Technicians
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: No Benefits
Reference: 1805-27_1558437174
Contact Name: Amanda Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 21, 2019 12:12

Job Description

Sitec are looking to recruit a Senior CAD Technician for our client who are a leading UK construction and regeneration company. The role is an estimated 6 month contract and is based on a Nuclear site near Reading. The hours are 40 per week and paying competitively up to £30.14 per hour on a Ltd / Umbrella basis.

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared to top secret level prior to appointment.


A member of the CAD Services Team reporting to the CAD Manager Responsibility for the delivery of drawing configuration using Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Key Objectives

Principal Responsibilities and Accountabilities
* Ensure the SLI process is followed and file management adhered to.
* Effective management of time to ensure project timeframes are met
* Ensuring task completion is within budgeted constraints and agreed timeframe
* Ensure robust application of CAD Standards and client site procedures
* Ensure a safe working environment and that all equipment is fit for purpose reporting any failures to operational management team.
* Promote "Right first time" and "Zero defects" behaviour within team.
* Ensuring that the quality of CAD drawings are compliant with CAD standards.
* Adequate exploration of appropriate and most efficient technical solutions to meet client requirements & draw on support of management input.
* Produce schematics, models, general arrangement and detailed drawings within the built environment and in accordance with client Standards and procedures. (Architectural, Civil & Structural, MEP).
* Undertake updates and modifications of drawings in accordance with client standards and procedures in support of owner / operator.
* Liaise and operate effectively within the CAD team to ensure the co-delivery of our projects on time and to budget.
* Complete site surveys, ensuring redline information is recorded accurately and efficiently.
* Generate drawings accurately and efficiently from survey / redline information
* Ensuring service level indicators are met and adhered to, with a focus on 'right first time' delivery.
* Identify opportunities and recommendations for increasing workflow efficiencies
* Process and check incoming drawings from contractors & suppliers.
* Maintaining and updating record drawings in accordance with client standards and procedures.
* Maintaining drawing records and ensuring accurate document control.

Qualifications and Training
HNC/D in an engineering subject or equivalent

Technical Skills and Experience
* Undertaking configuration for the life of a project.
* Demonstrate an understanding of technical standards and regulatory requirements for data management
* Understanding the lifecycle of data
* Understanding of construction & engineering methods and processes.
* Understanding of common data environment and Electronic Data Management Systems.
* Awareness of project fee spend and deliver commercial objectives.
* Working within a CAD team as a multidiscipline resource
* Management and manipulation of 2D and 3D CAD information within a common data environment (CDE).
* Working on multi discipline construction & engineering projects.
* Awareness of the existence of building construction and process equipment design data is an advantage
* Good technical skills including problem solving and decision making
* Good oral, written and presentational skills with a particular aptitude for report, documentation and letter writing
* Good interpersonal and communication skills to ensure effective communication to all levels to both internal and external personnel
* Familiarity with standard office software including word processors, spreadsheets, e-mail, presentations and databases
* Good AutoCAD operation and file management.
* Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Autodesk MEP and Autodesk Architecture
* Understanding of Navisworks and Revit
* Awareness of scanned point cloud data

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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