Senior Cad Technician

  • Location

    Bridgwater, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Hinkley Point

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior CAD Technician, Permanent, HPC Site - Bridgwater

Role Overview:
The Senior CAD Technician is responsible to produce 3D models and 2D drawings in Site Engineering within the quality standards of the Project. They are responsible for interfacing with the relevant stakeholders to perform the work allocated and supporting the design change management during the construction and collecting and consolidating information from the site contractors in order to issue As-Built models or drawings for the Client organisation.

Key Responsibilities:

Key Accountabilities
 Produce 2D drawings and intelligent 3D models
 Print out limited numbers of drawing to facilitate to collaborative approach on site
 Collect information and consolidate it
 comply with project quality procedures
 be able to react to delays which could impact the overall programme
 create detailed documented records and maintained them to ensure clarity of the process and outcomes
 inform on the progress of the work allocated
 help to the resolution of issues
 establish and maintain effective working relationships with the site teams
 identify issues and escalate to the manager
 use SET model and drawing management system, tools and procedures
 Commit to use the project BIM standards

Health and Safety
 Maintain their own and others' health, safety and security as defined in the Company health and Safety Policy, to include:
 Complying with all H&S Procedures
 Identify the risks involved in work activities and undertaking such activities in a way that manages those risks
 Reporting potential risks identified

Fulfil the Clients Requirements
 Under supervision, undertake significant elements of the detailed design, including but not limited to: producing design calculations, sketches, specifications, reports and risk assessments.
 Undertake analysis of project elements using suitable software packages and produce structural models.

 Ensure that all work is carried out in full compliance with the Company's Procedures.
 Participate in Quality Audits and ensure that any non-conformances are closed out within agreed timescales, and proactively adopt / disseminate best practice wherever it is identified.

Personal Objectives, Learning and Development
 Participate in training and 1-2-1s in line with Personal Development Plan and PDR.
 Provide technical guidance and training to junior staff.

 Ensure information about the business of the Company is only divulged to authorised persons in accordance with the Company policies and procedures relating to confidentiality and the protection of personal and sensitive data.

 Practical experience in design, drafting (both in 2D and 3D) and/or construction
 Knowledge of current 2D and 3D tools, such as AutoCAD, PDMS, Civil 3D, Navisworks, Revit, etc.
 Good working knowledge and previous practical experience of UK BIM level 2 standards and procedures
 Accuracy, tenacity, diplomacy, results-oriented, who can work well both as a member of a team, as well as on his/her own
 Confident to use own initiative when and if required
 Good presentation skills.
 Good communication/interpersonal skills
 Good English language skills - oral and written
 Discretion - able to maintain confidentiality when dealing with sensitive information

 Experience of developing technical solutions, with design decisions validated through design interface.
 Membership of a Professional Institute leading to Chartered Status is an advantage
 Technologically savvy with an interest in new technologies and R&D
 Programming languages knowledge
 Previous knowledge and experience in clash detection, 4D, 5D, 6D and CDE
 Previous knowledge and experience in MIDP, MPDT, IPD, TIDP, PIP, BIM Protocol, etc.
 Previous knowledge and experience of EIR and BEP