CAD Technician

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Civil / Structural Technician (Water Sector)


6 + months – Inside IR35

Bridgend – Hybrid Working.

My client is a leading construction company and developer and due to ongoing growth, have a requirement for a technician to join their team.

You will be an integral part of a design team supporting the delivery of complex and challenging projects using an array of BIM and Digital Engineering tools. They have a supportive culture, and working together they will ensure you are challenged to reach your full potential in the field of BIM and Digital Engineering, drawing on your current experience and the knowledge and capability within their teams and projects.

This role will be working with a team based in Bridgend in South Wales, with a view of flexible working 3 days from home, 2 days in office.

The projects will be predominantly in the water sector, however they operate a flexible team structure so there will be opportunities to work in other sectors too.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating high quality, accurate models to support project delivery (using predominantly REVIT, Civil 3D and AutoCAD 2D/3D).
  • Use and creation of REVIT families across projects and to standardise design, and experienced in engaging with the supply chain to integrate supply chain model data into the project model.
  • Liaison with other design team members to identify and resolve project issues clashes etc in line with the project BIM protocol.
  • Undertaking model co-ordination to ensure our deliverables are fully co-ordinated with other disciplines, using a combination of BIM 360 Glue and Navisworks Manage.
  • Creating high quality construction information to minimise site queries.
  • Responding to site queries quickly and responsively.
  • Taking responsibility for management of small projects with appropriate support from design staff.
  • Offering help, guidance and mutual support to other members of the technician group.
  • Skills in detailing and scheduling of bar reinforcement for RC elements using CADS RC or REVIT are desirable.

Candidate Specification:

  • The candidate should hold an appropriate construction related qualification. The minimum level of qualification shall be a BTEC HNC or equivalent.
  • The candidate must have a good knowledge of the construction industry and an awareness of appropriate construction methods.
  • The candidate should be proactive, highly motivated, driven to succeed and possess a strong attention to detail.
  • You need to be willing to adapt, have strong problem solving skills and work well within a team.
  • Understanding of BIM standards and processes
  • A working knowledge of the following: Autodesk AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D modelling packages and Microsoft office suite.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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