Cad Technician

09 Oct 2019
29 Oct 2019
Contract Type
My client is looking or a cad technician to join their team on a contract basis at their office in Warwick.

Key objectives

Principal responsibilities and accountabilities

Ensure the SLI process is followed and file management adhered to.

Effective management of time to ensure project timeframes are met

Ensuring task completion is within budgeted constraints and agreed timeframe

Ensure robust application of CAD Standards and client site procedures

Ensure a safe working environment and that all equipment is fit for purpose reporting any failures to operational management team.

Promote "Right first time" and "Zero defects" behaviour within team.

Ensuring that the quality of CAD drawings are compliant with CAD standards.

Adequate exploration of appropriate and most efficient technical solutions to meet client requirements & draw on support of management input.

Produce schematics, models, general arrangement and detailed drawings within the built environment and in accordance with client Standards and procedures. (Architectural, Civil & Structural, MEP).

Undertake updates and modifications of drawings in accordance with client standards and procedures in support of owner / operator.

Liaise and operate effectively within the CAD team to ensure the co-delivery of our projects on time and to budget.

Complete site surveys, ensuring redline information is recorded accurately and efficiently.

Generate drawings accurately and efficiently from survey / redline information

Ensuring service level indicators are met and adhered to, with a focus on 'right first time' delivery.

Identify opportunities and recommendations for increasing workflow efficiencies

Process and check incoming drawings from contractors & suppliers.

Maintaining and updating record drawings in accordance with client standards and procedures.

Maintaining drawing records and ensuring accurate document control

Qualifications and training

HNC/D in an engineering subject or equivalent.

Technical skills and experience

Undertaking configuration for the life of a project.

Demonstrate an understanding of technical standards and regulatory requirements for data management

Understanding the lifecycle of data

Understanding of construction & engineering methods and processes.

Understanding of common data environment and Electronic Data Management Systems.

Awareness of project fee spend and deliver commercial objectives.

Working within a CAD team as a multidiscipline resource

Management and manipulation of 2D and 3D CAD information within a common data environment (CDE).

Working on multi discipline construction & engineering projects.

Awareness of the existence of building construction and process equipment design data is an advantage

Good technical skills including problem solving and decision making

Good oral, written and presentational skills with a particular aptitude for report, documentation and letter writing

Good interpersonal and communication skills to ensure effective communication to all levels to both internal and external personnel

Familiarity with standard office software including word processors, spreadsheets, e-mail, presentations and databases

Good AutoCAD operation and file management.

Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Autodesk MEP and Autodesk Architecture

Understanding of Navisworks and Revit

Awareness of scanned point cloud data