Senior CAD Technician

Oxford

Description

Cluttons is a business with a difference, and our aim is simple - to help our clients unearth every opportunity in their property, be it their home, office, or an investment portfolio. We do this by challenging the status quo and helping our clients get the most out of their property materially, financially, and emotionally.

We employ over 230 staff in the UK and serve a wide range of clients across several areas, including commercial and residential consultancy, management, investment and commercial agency, residential sales and lettings.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior CAD Technician to join the Project and Building Consultancy team based in Oxford to provide project delivery, CAD drafting and designing, and to assist the CAD Manager with resource management.

We are proud of our flexible approach to work and offer a hybrid set up – we are flexible on where you work, noting that you need to spend time in in our Oxford office, and to be able to service our clients.

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
  • Generate Revit models for projects that are managed using BIM
  • 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
  • Using Autodesk software to create 2D/3D designs for complex projects
  • 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
  • Keep up to date on industry and engineering standards

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
  • Technical understanding of RC detailing
  • Technical understanding of steel superstructures
  • Technical understanding of roads and drainage
  • Revit experience
  • 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
  • Enhanced auto enrolment 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