Junior/ Trainee Technician

Royal HaskoningDHV
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee / Junior Technicians

Peterborough, Haywards Heath, Newcastle, or Exeter

Job Reference - WA013

The Role:

We have exciting opportunities for experienced Trainee / Junior Technicians to join our Water (Coastal and Rivers) team based in Exeter, Haywards Heath, Peterborough, or Newcastle.

You will be responsible for developing document storage and CAD skills on projects under supervision of more senior members of staff. You will be working to RHDHV’s BIM (Building Information Modelling) Manual and AutoCAD standards. You will be working within a wider team of engineers, scientists and project managers. Your role will help us to manage electronic information and produce cost effective, high quality CAD drawings and 3D models that will allow our designs to be built.

According to your aptitudes you will be given increasing responsibility and the ability to progress to more senior BIM and CAD-related roles.

Our Water Business Line is continually in demand worldwide for projects involving coastal and river management and the enhancement of the environment. Our broad knowledge and experience enable us to find practical solutions for the most complex of problems, for example flood risk management against the backdrop of climate change and coastal erosion.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Assist with processing incoming data including drawings, schedules, photographs etc

  • Assist with drawing issues and maintaining drawing registers

  • Assist with site surveys and inspections, and recording of information obtained

  • Produce CAD drawings under supervision to Royal HaskoningDHV’s CAD standards

  • Assist Project Managers with the administration of BIM standards on projects (at a basic level this involves electronic file naming and storage)

  • Carry out any duties which your line manager may reasonably request within the remit of your role

Key Requirements:

  • Proficient in use of AutoCAD

  • ONC/HNC/BTech or equivalent qualification in building or civil engineering


We offer a competitive salary plus a range of benefits including a contributory pension scheme, discretionary company bonus, Medical and Dental care, Life Insurance, 25 days holiday and a flexible working policy. Our contributory pension scheme has been awarded the Pension Quality Mark, the highest standard of excellence available for UK company pension schemes.

About Us:

Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent, international, engineering and project management consultancy with over 135 years of experience. Our professionals deliver services in the fields of aviation, buildings, energy, industry, infrastructure, maritime, mining, transport, urban and rural planning, and water.

Backed by the expertise and experience of nearly 6,000 colleagues across the world, we work for public and private clients in more than 130 countries. We work with our clients to deliver the engineering and environmental solutions they need to help them achieve their ambitions, while responding to some of the world’s most pressing challenges

Royal HaskoningDHV is an Equal Opportunities Employer