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Senior / Lead CAD Technician

Ref no. BHN568521
Salary £40,000 - £55,000/annum
Location Bristol, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client is an SME in the South-West of England, supplying to someone of the most well-known Contractors in the Rail industry. This is includes work on North West & Central and work including the design of access ramps & footbridges.

Key skills required for this role

Microstation, Rail, Bridges


Microstation, Rail & Bridges

Job description

Senior / Lead CAD Technician

Our client, a leading consultancy in the Rail sector, is currently seeking an experienced Senior / Lead CAD Technician to join their team. This is a permanent position based in Bristol, working 3-4 days in office.

Key Skills:

  • 3D CAD
  • MicroStation
  • Bridges
  • Rail

Job Overview:

As a Senior / Lead CAD Technician, you will be responsible for using your expertise in 3D CAD, specifically MicroStation, to contribute to the design and development of rail projects, with a focus on bridges & structures. You will work closely with the wider team to ensure accurate and high-quality drawings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce detailed CAD drawings using MicroStation software
  • Collaborate with engineers to develop design solutions
  • Ensure compliance with relevant standards and regulations
  • Conduct quality checks on drawings to maintain accuracy
  • Assist with the coordination of project deadlines
  • Attend and contribute to design meetings
  • Provide technical support to junior team members

Job Requirements:

  • Significant experience in 3D CAD, specifically using MicroStation
  • Strong background in rail projects, particularly within the Bridges discipline
  • Knowledge and understanding of bridge design and construction
  • Proficiency in relevant software and tools
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Our client offers a competitive salary for the Senior / Lead CAD Technician role, dependent on experience and qualifications. The position is permanent and requires 3-4 days a week in the office. Apply now to join this dynamic and respected consultancy in the Rail sector.

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