Senior CAD Technician

Senior CAD Technician


£35-38k DOE

Our client are a leading Real Estate and Civil Infrastructure consultancy. An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Cad Technician – Rail to join our team in Leeds where you will be responsible for the delivery of a portfolio of projects within the Rail Engineering Sector. Projects will range from a number of smaller projects to large multi-million pound projects. You will be working in multi-disciplinary teams, some of your roles and responsibilities will include:

What you’ll be doing:

  • The production of engineering CAD deliverables using various CAD based tools, predominantly Bentley and Autodesk products.
  • Produce, with support, CAD based deliverables with the correct level of detail for the required stage of design. This could be feasibility through to detailed design.
  • Competently structure CAD designs.
  • Has experience of using Data Management Systems and can comply with the system standards.
  • Has some experience of multi-disciplinary design coordination using CAD tools and with support can integrate other designs into their own
  • Liaise with colleagues, other departments and project teams with respect to drawing requirements
  • Provide the Project Engineering Team with CAD & Design support throughout the project.
  • Train other staff members on the use of MicroStation by means of individual coaching

What we’re looking for:

  • Substantial experience in being a CAD Technician
  • Competent in the use Bentley MicroStation (2D/3D) and ProjectWise
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team comprising planners, designers, engineers and technicians, providing technical guidance to less experienced members of the team.
  • Able to manage your own time to meet project deadlines and budget targets.
  • Ability to respond to Project Manager and Client requests and meet challenging deadlines.
  • Eligible to work in the UK with a valid work permit if applicable

Desirable Skills and Knowledge

  • Technician experience within the Rail sector
  • Competent in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • UK Driving License is desirable

What do you get?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • 23 days’ holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension
  • Life assurance and more ….

If interested, apply now!