Senior CAD /Civils 3D Designer

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Annual equivalent

  • Contact:

    Craig Mean

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior CAD / Civils 3D Designer to join our clients office based in Leeds on a contract basis, please see further details below:

The successful candidate will be experienced in CAD including Civils 3D (or similar) and will have extensive experience on a variety of infrastructure projects.
You will have a proven level of experience of delivering projects to client's satisfaction, at the appropriate standard, ensuring accuracy of Models and Drawings, and ensuring that the relevant codes and standards are complied with.
You will have the ability to develop, review, and manage the work of others.
You will also have the technical ability, knowledge and competence to provide guidance and to teach others.

HNC (or equivalent) in Civil/Structural Engineering.
10-15 years minimum working experience in the consulting industry.
3-5 years minimum experience delivering Civils Design using CAD.
Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D and Navisworks to delivery robust design work.
Background within Civil Infrastructure, preferably with experience in the Water industry. Experienced user of Autodesk AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit.

Working knowledge of CIC BIM Protocol, PAS 1192 and related standards.
Experience with other BIM software such as BIM360 Glue, Infraworks, etc. an advantage. ProjectWise, A360/BIM360, 4Projects, Aconex or similar knowledge an advantage.

Ability to manage small CAD team and balance resourcing requirements to support the design team.
Ability to support project team with data management and delivery including filing, control of incoming/outgoing documents, scanning, etc.
Commercial awareness.
Train and guide our Apprentices and Graduate Engineers.
A good team player, confident to liaise with other staff locally and across the global business.

Coordinate, review, and manage CAD deliverables for multiple projects to completion within budget.
Effectively manage own time across multiple projects.
Undertake CAD duties unsupervised whilst managing other CAD staff.
Advise and mentor Trainee Technicians.
Attend and contribute to design team meetings.
Liaise with sector and regional CAD/BIM leads on best practice, process and technology developments.
To implement BIM developments and processes for the local office, including training of staff using material provided by the regional BIM lead.
To implement rigorous control structures for information flow, in association with company wide protocols.
To work specifically on agreed projects using agreed software and following digital execution plans.
Comply with quality policies for project delivery.