CAD Technician

Posted 15 January by Recruitment Solutions Featured

Job Title: CAD Technician various roles

Location: Thame

Hours: Full time

Salary: Negotiable

Purpose of the Role:

Prepare timely and accurate drawings / models (predominantly bedrooms & kitchens) from plan / elevation drawings for presentations and / or installation purposes which have sufficient detail for production programming.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Analyse and breakdown architect drawings, specification and verify requirements of each project
  • Incorporate company product & highlight problems
  • Liaise with clients as necessary
  • Communicate with the rest of design team, estimating & production on all relevant elements of the project
  • Work closely with other professionals including contractors, planners and architects
  • Plan & organise to meet objectives - Operate in thorough, precise, systematic way within strict deadlines
  • Maintain and enhance the culture and philosophy of the company
  • Balance multiple proposals at once, ensuring each reaches the client by the deadline
  • Ensure all emails are filed as a record of correspondence
  • Keep detailed records of all documentation including drawings & emails
  • Ensure project paper file and IT system files are maintained to a high standard with each item relevant to the project located in the correct section
  • Monitor the stages of a project to make sure that deadlines are adhered to. Keep existing drawings - make amendments & update clients
  • Liaise with other company departments to maintain up to date information and ensure accurate handover of projects to production
  • Assist with elements of supplementary documentation & presentations
  • Attend site visit as required to gather information

Attributes / Experience:

Qualifications Experience - Essential

  • 4 GCSEs (A-C Grade) or equivalent including maths (also useful IT, DT)
  • TuboCAD / AutoCAD knowledge
  • PC literate with accurate keyboard skills
  • Valid Driver's License /Ability to Visit Client Sites

Desirable:

  • Architectural Technologist / CAD Technician
  • BIM / REVITE knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of CDM 2015 regulations and Building Regulations
  • Planning work process from (large scale) architect’s drawings/specification

Skills:

  • Strong technical understanding of construction principles
  • Commercially & strategically aware - Maintain a strong awareness of long-term goals and plans
  • Time / self-management, self-motivating, drive & determination - energetic and works hard to achieve results
  • Quality detail orientated - pay attention to finer details, tie up 'loose ends'. Adheres to procedures, policy and standards. Ensure details are correct and work is checked before it leaves the office
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Team player, follow directions - work productively in co-operation with and support of others
  • Technical, analytical and resourceful. Operate in thorough, precise, systematic way to solve problems within strict deadlines

Required skills

  • CAD
  • Construction
  • Drawings
  • BIM
  • Revit

Application questions

BIM / REVIT knowledge?
TuboCAD / AutoCAD knowledge?
Valid Driver's License /Ability to Visit Client Sites?
technical understanding of construction principles?

Reference: 33714632

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