CAD Engineer (South West)

Ref No. BHN511275
Salary £260 - £300/day
Location Exeter, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 Months)
Job Status Open


An opportunity has arisen for a CAD Engineer in the south West (location to be agreed) who will be working on projects for our clients.


3D experience

The Job

Day to day activities within the CAD team comprise of:

  • Preparation of Flowsheets and Piping & Instrumentation Diagram's
  • Preparation of 3D models
  • Preparation of site layouts and General Arrangements
  • Preparation of pipe work detail drawings and Bills of Material
  • The use of Plant P&ID/Plant 3D/Revit/AutoCAD to produce the above models/drawings
  • Carry out site surveys
  • Carry out 3D laser scanning on site, and stitch Pointcloud outputs using proprietary software
  • Co-ordinate & liaise with other internal and external mechanical, electrical, civil designers, sub-contractors & suppliers
  • Assist with the design verification & validation processes, including attending design reviews.
  • Evaluation of potential hazards through design risk assessments
  • Working within our controlled document management system (Cabinet)

The experience we're looking for in a candidate

  • Autodesk AutoCAD experience beneficial
  • Autodesk Revit experience essential
  • Autodesk Plant3D experience essential
  • Knowledge of BS19650 (BIM Standard) workflows - specifically how models/drawings operate under these standards beneficial
  • Experience in a process industry design role preferred
  • Mechanical Engineering qualification - either NVQ / Apprenticeship, HNC, HND, or Graduate.
  • Sufficient engineering knowledge to question, ask and learn.
  • Desire to understand the background and objectives of a project or plant.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft software packages.

Steve Carter
manages this role


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