17 May, 2018

CAD Technician

  • Anonymous
  • 16 Hestham Cres, Morecambe, Morecambe, Lancashire LA4 4QF, UK
Full time Engineering

Job Description

CAD Technician - York or Manchester

My client is a multi-disciplinary solutions business that provides a full range of services, from consultancy, design and engineering through to manufacture, installation and on site project management. The business works in partnership with customers to deliver high quality, innovative and responsive solutions to meet individual requirements across a wide range of market sectors.


As CAD Technician, which reports to our Senior Engineer, you will have the chance to take responsibility for the production of CAD models and drawings, ensuring the compatibility of your models with those of disciplines working alongside you, develop junior staff and contribute towards the solutions to technical problems.
This is an opportunity to join a department which is already thirty Engineers and CAD Technicians strong. The role is available in either our York or Manchester office locations. our Manchester team currently supports the delivery of projects from the York office. We plan to grow the team until it is self-supporting and can deliver projects independently and this recruit will be important in the development of the team's CAD capability.
Projects you will assist on will include; Leeman Road Depot, M4CAN tunnel works, Transpennine Route Upgrade.


Achieve the targets agreed with the team leader/professional head regarding the effective production and delivery of drawings to current engineering and CAD standards, within agreed timescales.
Essential experience includes:
• Data management and experience in using ProjectWise
• 3D CAD modelling in Microstation
• Reinforcement detailing and scheduling
• Proven track record of working with client's CAD standards
• Previous Rail based experience
What will really make a difference is your AutoCAD and Revit abilities.


¥ Good experience of CAD systems and data management systems, particularly Microstation 3D and ProjectWise
¥ An understanding of railway infrastructure design
¥ Drive for Results - Is passionate about and perseveres in the pursuit of challenging stretch goals. Demonstrates energy, drive and enthusiasm when striving to accomplish and improve results.
¥ Customer First - Driven by the need to understand and meet the expectations / requirements of customers, both internally and externally. Proactively builds strong relationships across the customer network. Personally builds / maintains strong relationships across the customer network.
¥ Problem Solving & Decision Making -Defines problems, systematically gathers and analyses data, identifies cause & effects and establishes root causes & achievable solutions. Makes good and timely decisions.
¥ Interpersonal Effectiveness - Flexible use of accomplished interpersonal behaviours that facilitate in building trust and engagement amongst others whilst reducing the opportunity for conflict.
¥ Learning, Innovation & Excellence - Recognises own behaviour, emotions and thoughts and their effects on self and others. Has a quest for knowledge; demonstrates curiosity to learn. Uses external contacts to maximize the flow of ideas into the company.
¥ Vision & Purpose - Understands and shares the larger purpose of the organisation. Collaborates with others to orchestrate cross team working to achieve optimal results. Aligns the company's aspirations with the personal goals of employees.
¥ Corporate & Social Responsibility - Recognises the value of and takes ownership for delivering targets, progress and results. Acts responsibly in considering the local environment and wider community.
¥ Coaching, Mentoring & Development - Creates a climate and support framework which enables individuals to learn and develop. Acts as a coach and mentor. Provides constructive feedback to support development. Recognises individual potential within the team
¥ Managing Change - Recognise factors that potentially lead to change, assist Lead Engineer in evaluating and reporting change in a timely manner in accordance with company procedures

If you would like any more information and would like to discuss further please don't hesitate in contacting James Dawson - Director - on (Apply online only) /

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