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CAD Technician

  • Job reference: TR-002006
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Location: Swindon
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Why not...

We are looking for a talented, ambitious and enthusiastic candidate. They should be curious about the world around them, interested in engineering and always want to learn more.

It is essential for the candidate:-

To have the desire & confidence to create technical drawings of high quality;
To be a team player with creativity, dedication, good communication skills and ability to communicate well with senior engineering staff about project objectives and details;
To be reliable, practical and self-motivated;
To have a good understanding of Civil Engineering;
To be fully conversant in AutoCAD and/or Microstation;
To have the ability and desire to work on a diverse range of projects, to have good organisation skills, and be able to prioritise and manage tasks effectively;
To have the motivation to work effectively as a fully participating member of a busy CAD team within the business;
To be able to work with limited supervision;
To be willing to learn new software.

Desirable criteria
• Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Microstation
Training will be provided if not familiar with the use of the above software.

• To provide Engineering drawings which are core to the business and will form part of essential reports, contract documentation and project tenders etc
• To apply and adhere to published CAD standards for Civil Engineering
• Must be flexible and adaptable regarding CAD task programmes with respect to both client & project requirements.

This is an opportunity to join a dynamic, world class project controls team; working on some of the UK’s largest rail and highways infrastructure projects. You will be part of an experienced team that have a significant impact on the successful delivery of these multi million pound contracts, using state of the art project controls tools and techniques that provide concise information to the projects they support. Atkins Project Controls are recognised as an internationally renowned consultant, working on projects within the UK and overseas.


This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

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