CAD Technician

Gold Group
£28000 - £35000/annum Benefits
20 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: CAD Designer
Location: Leatherhead
Role Type: Permanent
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000

We have a great opportunity to work with our client a main contractor on a Highways England ASU area. They are looking for hungry, focused and career minded people looking to progress their careers.

Role Purpose:
Deliver all drawings and electronic designs to the required technical standards and within the required timescale relating to the Improvements schemes portfolio.

* Prepare drawings, schedules, GIS and other electronic designs to programme and budget
* Professional and technical competence in CAD and information management.
* Ensure CDM and H&S is applied to all projects
* Ensure drawings are appropriate, are checked and meet the expected levels of technical quality
* To seek innovation in the delivery of CAD, GIS and drawings.
* Ensure the IMS and CAD manual is actively applied
* Ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm
* Support the delivery of the business' Sustainability activities

Qualifications/ skills/ experience:

* 5 days of appropriate CPD in last 12 months including 3 related to highway engineering.
* Broad knowledge of CDM, IMS and H&S legislation
* Relevant vocational qualifications (at least City and Guilds / HNC / HND)
* Knowledge of the use of computer design tools (AutoCAD 2008, MX, GIS - AutoCAD Map 5, MapInfo, ArcView, MS Access, Key Lines/Signs etc.)
* Experience of Highways Agency DBFO or MAC procedures
* Membership of an appropriate professional institution
* Broad understanding of Highways Agency design and construction processes
* Appropriate CSCS card registration
* Recent experience working with multi-disciplinary teams


* Knowledge of capability assessment procedures (CAF and TOCCA)
* RC detailing experience

Personal attributes:

* Excellent communication skills
* Able to develop relationships and trust at all levels

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