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CAD Technician

Hays Building
Derbyshire, Derbyshire Dales
£19000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Closing date
28 Nov 2022

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Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
CAD / 3D Visualiser, Surveyor - Land & Rural

Job Details

CAD Technician Topographical As built Drainage Drawings CSV Files Salary up to 30k depending on experience

Your new company

Our client is an established surveying and engineering company based in Derby in the East Midlands, centrally located to offer services UK wide. They pride themselves on providing a professional service and are adaptable to working on a variety of projects, ranging from small individual developments to working with some of the country's largest developers. They are committed to delivering high quality work efficiently and at competitive prices.

They are looking for a CAD Technician to join their team.

Your new role

  • Topographical Surveys
  • As built Surveys
  • Drainage Surveys
  • Dealing with house builder's drawings and preparing CSV and CAD Files

What you'll need to succeed

  • The ability to create and process high-quality accurate detailed technical drawings for site setting out and make modifications to existing drawings
  • The ability to interpret drawings and liaise with architects, engineers and colleagues to understand design requirements and provide technical advice
  • Experience of working with a variety of CAD software programmes
  • The ability to transfer, display and manipulate your work using Microsoft Office and other programmes
  • Planning and managing your own time and the team diary to ensure all sites needs can be met efficiently
  • Work without direct day to day supervision and make technical and supervisory decisions for projects assigned within specified limits of authority
  • Liaise with all outside parties in advance of the works to ensure no delays once on site
  • Problem solving, creativity and innovation skills in order to come up with solutions to design problems where required
  • Proficient IT skills working within both Microsoft, CAD and surveying software platforms
  • Excellent numeracy with the ability to make mathematical calculations and to understand and interpret data
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact and communicate at all levels and relationship building to work with clients and other engineers
  • Excellent organisation, administrative and time management skills to complete work to project deadlines
  • The ability to work as part of a team as you'll be liaising with colleagues
  • You must live within 15 miles of Derby and currently reside in the UK
  • You must hold a full clean valid UK driving licence

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of managing a team diary and scheduling jobs
  • Knowledge of topographical surveying and site engineering in various sectors of the construction industry to enable you to conduct site visits and surveys when required
  • Experience with Leica total Station and GPS smart rovers
  • The ability to provide training and support to less senior team members
  • Professional Construction, Engineering or Survey qualification
  • N4ce surveying package software knowledge

What you'll get in return
Salary up to £30k Depending on Experience
Flexible Benefits
Continuous Professional Development

What you need to do now
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