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CAD Technician
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I’m currently looking for a CAD Technician to join a leading service provider for a position based in Swindon.

Main duties:

  • Interpret instructions from CAD Manager regarding technical production of drawings.
  • Translate standard and proprietary details into working drawings.
  • Ensure the dimensional accuracy and compliance with available drawings and specifications of information issued.
  • Preparing design data for issue at the request of senior staff e.g. printing drawings, preparation of documents and calculations.
  • Use 2D and 3D CAD to produce mechanical/construction engineering drawings in support of the site assets resulting in the production of detailed design drawings and information using latest AutoCAD
  • Assist with setting up and running a site based CAD register of site assets
  • Produce GA, detail as built drawings for construction and M & E Services
  • Undertake surveys in support of information gathering for transposing into as builds
  • Peer check detail drawings produced internally and by third parties
  • Contribute to improvements and standardization of our processes
  • Work well unsupervised and possess leadership qualities
  • Practically-minded approach
  • Able to work at pace and accurately on complex projects
  • Sound knowledge of Building Regulations & British Standards and how to apply them.
  • You will have the ability to drive the project forward, communicating well with other departments and react quickly and decisively to change, helping to deliver projects successfully
  • Manage the detailed design process liaising with internal staff, external consultants and supply chain as required
  • Ensure that Group Standards and Quality standards are complied with.
  • Ensure design is compliant with legislation and employers requirements
  • Coordinating design information between supply chains
  • Produce clear and accurate working drawings for production of existing data
  • Site visits – Check measure of existing layout of services within the assets
  • Able to measure and transfer as gathered info into asset information.
  • Ensure any issues/queries are dealt with in timely manner to keep projects within lead times.

Skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Demonstrable experience in similar roles, including architectural design and detailing with a broad, in depth, practical experience of building techniques and technologies gained in either a consultant or contractor capacity.
  • HND in Architectural Technology or similar minimum.
  • Excellent knowledge and application of H&S and Environmental matters, with particular relevance to those impacting the construction industry essential.
  • Detailed understanding of Building Regulations, design standards and the roles, duties and requirements of CDM Regulations 2015.
  • Strong experience and understanding of AutoCAD essential. Experience or other Autodesk products, including Revit, highly desirable.
  • Ability to produce and update NBSs using NBS software.
  • Good general level of software literacy, including experience working in MS Office and MS Project.
  • Previous MOD experience with an ability to demonstrate clear understanding of relevant MOD JSPs highly desirable.
  • Membership of relevant professional institution (CIAT etc.) preferred.
  • Methodical and analytical approach.
  • Confidence to challenge convention and work under own direction where appropriate.
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate at all levels, both orally and in writing.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organisational and time management skills.
  • Competent at working at height, confined spaces and mixed environment.


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  • Location Newquay
  • Full Address Office 27, Victoria Commercial Centre, Station Approach Victoria, Roche Newquay, Cornwall
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