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Senior CAD Technician


Aecom
Location: Edinburgh
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Environmental
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United Kingdom - Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Job Summary

Job Description

As a Senior CAD Technician you will be responsible for the design analysis/ development and production of 2D and 3D models to provide concept / detailed engineering solutions. You will produce, review and check project deliverables so that they contain the necessary level of detail as required for: Pre-feasibility, concept, tender, estimation and detailed design / construction. You will provide CAD support and instruction to all engineers and draftspersons creating workflows methods and procedures where necessary and liaise with internal and external design teams.

It is important that as a Senior CAD Technician you are able to work independently using an already established understanding of civil engineering and best practices and be able to provide meaningful input to the design process. You will also be required to work in conjunction with engineers of multiple disciplines as part of the iterative design process.

The following summarises key requirements for this role.

Key Technical Skills:

*

Highly Proficient in AutoCAD Civil3D

*

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

*

Experienced producing construction details / technical drawings.

*

Project Delivery through ProjectWise

Key Leadership/People Management Skills:

*

Ability to work collaboratively and iteratively within a design team of varied experience.

*

Provide and receive candid and constructive feedback with team members.

*

Be able to teach others who are developing their skills in the use of Civil3D and drawing presentation.

Key Interpersonal/Behavioural Skills:

*

Document instructions received, organise work packages and estimates hours to complete tasks.

*

Willingness and motivation to put extra time and effort in when the need arises.

Key Mental / Analytical Skills and Challenges:

*

Using the correct level of detail to suit / present the deliverables intent.

*

Understand where value can be added to the design in contrast to producing diminishing returns.

*

Ability to produce design outputs from engineering sketches, written, and verbal instruction.

Major Tasks and Activities:

*

Carry out earthwork design and analysis primarily with tracks / roads / intersections / laydown construction areas, volumes analysis and drainage.

*

Process, annotate, and present design data as project deliverables.

*

Document Control.

Additional Key Activities:

*

Operate CAD software for internal and external meetings and Presentations.

*

Process CAD data for use with other software platforms.

*

Adhere to Client and AECOM CAD standards during all CAD activities.

Outputs/Deliverables:

*

Dynamic 3D models using AutoCAD Civil 3D.

*

Design drafting deliverables using AutoCAD.

*

Presentation material for project BIDs and design reviews.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

Experience within civil engineering industries, such as Land Development, Transport (roads), Construction, Water (Dams, Spoil, and Hydrology), Waste (landfill), Mining, and Surveying.

Proficient user of AutoCAD Civil 3D within a live project environment

Preferred Qualifications

HNC / HND, BSc, BEng, MSc, MEng:

Engineering, CAD related courses. (Civil Preferred)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 243599BR

Additional Locations UK - Bristol - Portwall Place

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
United Kingdom - Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Job Summary

Job Description

As a Senior CAD Technician you will be responsible for the design analysis/ development and production of 2D and 3D models to provide concept / detailed engineering solutions. You will produce, review and check project deliverables so that they contain the necessary level of detail as required for: Pre-feasibility, concept, tender, estimation and detailed design / construction. You will provide CAD support and instruction to all engineers and draftspersons creating workflows methods and procedures where necessary and liaise with internal and external design teams.

It is important that as a Senior CAD Technician you are able to work independently using an already established understanding of civil engineering and best practices and be able to provide meaningful input to the design process. You will also be required to work in conjunction with engineers of multiple disciplines as part of the iterative design process.

The following summarises key requirements for this role.

Key Technical Skills:

*

Highly Proficient in AutoCAD Civil3D

*

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

*

Experienced producing construction details / technical drawings.

*

Project Delivery through ProjectWise

Key Leadership/People Management Skills:

*

Ability to work collaboratively and iteratively within a design team of varied experience.

*

Provide and receive candid and constructive feedback with team members.

*

Be able to teach others who are developing their skills in the use of Civil3D and drawing presentation.

Key Interpersonal/Behavioural Skills:

*

Document instructions received, organise work packages and estimates hours to complete tasks.

*

Willingness and motivation to put extra time and effort in when the need arises.

Key Mental / Analytical Skills and Challenges:

*

Using the correct level of detail to suit / present the deliverables intent.

*

Understand where value can be added to the design in contrast to producing diminishing returns.

*

Ability to produce design outputs from engineering sketches, written, and verbal instruction.

Major Tasks and Activities:

*

Carry out earthwork design and analysis primarily with tracks / roads / intersections / laydown construction areas, volumes analysis and drainage.

*

Process, annotate, and present design data as project deliverables.

*

Document Control.

Additional Key Activities:

*

Operate CAD software for internal and external meetings and Presentations.

*

Process CAD data for use with other software platforms.

*

Adhere to Client and AECOM CAD standards during all CAD activities.

Outputs/Deliverables:

*

Dynamic 3D models using AutoCAD Civil 3D.

*

Design drafting deliverables using AutoCAD.

*

Presentation material for project BIDs and design reviews.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

Experience within civil engineering industries, such as Land Development, Transport (roads), Construction, Water (Dams, Spoil, and Hydrology), Waste (landfill), Mining, and Surveying.

Proficient user of AutoCAD Civil 3D within a live project environment

Preferred Qualifications

HNC / HND, BSc, BEng, MSc, MEng:

Engineering, CAD related courses. (Civil Preferred)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 243599BR

Additional Locations UK - Bristol - Portwall Place

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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