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Junior CAD Technician – Glasgow Office

  • Job reference: IF-001124
  • Sector: Geotechnics, Infrastructure, Support Services
  • Location: Glasgow
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If you are looking for a Junior CAD Technician role with the drive and enthusiasm to embrace new challenges, here’s an opportunity to play a key part in the further growth of one of the leading ground engineering groups in the world.
With more than 300 professionals, Atkins’ geotechnical reputation is built on the skills, excellence and commitment of our people in all aspects of geotechnical engineering. We see a bright future as we adapt and strengthen our technical expertise in growth areas, such as Energy, Mass Transit and Major Infrastructure.
The team have undertaken prestigious and notable work for a number of key clients such as the HS2, as well as projects for Scottish Water, Network Railthe Highways Agency  and Transport Scotland
In our Glasgow office we have a great opportunity for a Junior CAD Technician to be part of our UK CAD team and help to deliver a wide range of projects in the infrastructure and energy sectors.  You’ll need to be fully conversant with AutoCAD.

This is crucial role to the business therefore you’ll be on a fast learning path.
We are looking for a talented, ambitious and enthusiastic candidate. You should be curious about the world around you, Interested in engineering and always want to learn more.
It is essential to posses:
  • The desire & confidence to create neat and accurate technical drawings
  • To be a team player with creativity, dedication, good communication skills and able to communicate well with senior engineering staff about project objectives and details.
  • To be reliable, practical and self-motivated
  • Have an understanding of the Civil Engineering.
  • Fully conversant in AutoCAD.
  • Be able to produce high quality output from CAD systems for use in contract documents and reports in a civil engineering environment
  • Ability and desire to work on a diverse range of projects, good organisation skills, able to prioritise and manage tasks effectively
  • Motivation to work effectively as a fully participating member of a busy CAD team within the business
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision
  • Willing to learn new software
Desirable criteria
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Knowledge of Keyhole/HoleBase geotechnical software
  • Knowledge of 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 Ground Engineering
  • Must be flexible and adaptable regarding CAD task programmes with respect to both client & project requirements.

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