CAD / Highways Technician
CAD / Highways Technician, Bristol Job, Senior Technician, Highways Technician, CAD, Highways, Design Engineer
Your new company
With major wins for upcoming projects confirmed for the foreseeable future, your new company have a great opportunity for a design focused Highways CAD Technician to join the already strong team and provide a major contribution to both major and local highways projects in the UK, ensuring that the track record of success is continued. Highways England are one of the key clients that you will be working closely with, so delivering their aspirations and ambitions will be an important factor.
Your new role
In your new role, you will be assisting the Project Team of Engineers and Technicians to prepare all 2D / 3D highway drawings for the determination of project plans in accordance with relevant standards. Along with this, you will also be producing deliverables, coordinating drawing production in line with project requirements and in conjunction with the other disciplines, and review project files for compliance with standards. Drawings should be produced with a high level of continuity and accuracy and you will be expected to contribute and / or assist as and when required. More senior technicians should feel comfortable with supporting the development and mentoring others in the use of technical design packages and standards.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a minimum of a BTEC or equivalent in a relevant subject and will be working towards a professional qualification with a relevant professional body (if not already achieved). Through the experience that you have already gained, you should have knowledge in various, if not all, aspects of highways design which would include alignment and junction design. Experience within relevant software packages is essential along with a high level of motivation and initiative with an ability to work under pressure. Communication with clients and colleagues will play an important part in your day to day duties and the ability to be able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information.
What you'll get in return
Working a 37.5 hour week, you will be offered a competitive salary based on you experience and qualifications, along with an extensive benefits package. This includes a non-contributory pension scheme, life-assurance cover, professional qualification assistance and incentives, staff benefits scheme and two annual professional institution fees paid.
What you need to do now
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