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​CAD Technician

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    Construction & Industrial

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    St David Recruitment Services

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    02920 797920

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    30 Jun 00:00

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​CAD Technician

Competitive salary depending on experience



Excellent benefits including contributory pension scheme (max Employer contribution 5%); long term illness cover; life cover; dynamic, vibrant young office; exciting opportunity for long term career growth.

Our client is an independent engineering and project management consultancy based in Cardiff.

They are proud to have been instrumental in shaping an exciting and diverse mix of building and infrastructure projects. Their clients and their people are at the heart of everything they do. Their philosophy is to focus on each client’s different needs, to develop individual solutions for each project and for delivery to be at the core of their service. They believe firmly that their staff are their biggest asset and ensure that they are professional, dedicated and approachable. They are growing and are seeking talented, motivated professionals of the right cultural fit.

Bias towards civil / highways engineering

Building or civils structures

Rail industry experience

Interested candidates to value diversity in work type;

Drawing experience of (varied experience – geometric highway alignment, roundabout design, junction design, pavement composition, public realm),

Drawing experience of building structures (steel and concrete– (general arrangements, plans, sections, details, schedules);

Drawing experience of drainage / water system designs (storm water, foul and potable water) desirable (varied experience – drainage layouts, details, long sections, schedules);

Drawing and modelling software abilities including:

Autocad (essential);

BIM (Civils 3D)

BIM (Revit)

CADS RC (Reinforced Concrete Detailing)

Experience of applying CAD Standards / Quality Standards;

Awareness of relevant design standards

Design Manual for Roads and Bridges;

Manual for Streets;

Sewers For Adoption;

Eurocodes and BS;

Awareness of:

Planning and Adoption arrangements, Eg. under the Highways and Water Acts;

S38 (highway adoption);

S104 (sewer adoption);

S278 (works to public highway);

Planning Approval process

Statutory Utilities

Attention to detail and desire to produce a high quality, checked product;

Technically adept and strongly IT literate;

Good communicator and proactive team member;

Experience of working with designers and CAD team colleagues;

Someone who works efficiently with good time management skills;

General I.T. – proficient in the Office suite of software;

Desire for academic and career development;

Full UK Driving licence.


GCSEs (essential)





Progressing towards or achieved professionally qualified engineering technician (EngTech) status with Institution of Civil Engineers


Greater than 4 years