Senior CAD Technician

Oxford

Description

We are looking for a Senior CAD Technician to join the Project and Building Consultancy team based in Oxford to provide project delivery, CAD drafting, and to assist the CAD Managers with resource management.

The role will predominantly comprise design and drawing work using Autodesk software, and will require close liaison with the PBC surveyors and other CAD team members.

Responsibilities

  • Support the surveyors and engineers in technical aspects of projects
  • Represent the project and building consultancy department internally and to clients
  • Monitor quality control of drawing production in Oxford
  • Support the London (and other offices) CAD requirements
  • Ensure engineering specifications and procedures are used and followed
  • Liaise with surveyors and engineers to forecast workload and resources required
  • Participate in client design meetings where required
  • Be aware of all client design requirements
  • Supervise the preparation and checking of 2D/3D drawings
  • Be responsible for and take accurate site measurements from inception through to construction to ensure accuracy of information produced
  • Translate design concepts into CAD models
  • Ensure all work undertaken is produced accurately to standards in a timely and efficient manner

Requirements

Essential Qualifications

  • Relevant degree
  • Excellent CAD/BIM drafting skills using Autodesk software
  • Proven track record of undertaking CAD Projects

Essential experience

  • At least three years relevant experience
  • An understanding of construction processes
  • An understanding of building surveying practices
  • Technical understanding of architectural detailing
  • Client facing experience to meet with clients to give updates on projects
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Packages

Desirable experience

  • Experience of working on civils projects within the utilities/electricity sector
  • Experience of working on civils projects

Benefits

  • Holidays: 25 – increase in line with length of service to a maximum of 30 days
  • Auto Enrollment Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flu and Eye Care Vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Open to Flexible Working

Plus Flexible benefits as below

  • Policy that allows you to pick and choose additional benefits including purchasing 5 days additional holiday
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Dental Insurance
  • Travel Insurance