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Trainee CAD Technician (Structural + Civil)

Suffolk

To support the design and specification of Structural and Civil Engineering for Concertus Design and Property Consultants, ensuring that structures are safe and economic.

 

Team worker:

  • Participate as a member of the Concertus team, supporting colleagues working collaboratively to develop the business
  • Work flexibly to support delivery across the service
  • Take ownership for own personal development with a willingness to learn, acquiring new skills that will support you in your role
  • Liaise with Senior CAD technicians, engineers and other professional colleagues in developing designs

 

Customer service:

  • • Represent the Concertus Group throughout the industry in a professional manner, creating a positive first impression
    • Work collaboratively with other professionals, contractors and suppliers

 

Business delivery:

  • • Produce high quality and accurate design drawings relevant to the Structural and Civil Engineering discipline
    • Work in both 3D and 2D modelling environments
    • Adhere to drawing conventions and modelling protocols
    • Maintain drawing libraries and associated document management processes and procedures
    • Maintain and prioritise workload based on cost, quality or timescales
    • Assess the environmental and Health and Safety impact and risks connected to design decisions

 

Communication:

  • • Create a positive and professional first impression of Concertus
    • Deal with all contacts professionally
    • Liaise with Architects and other professional staff and provide technical advice to them

 

BIM roles and responsibilities:

  • Ensuring Asset Information requirements as set out in the Employers Information Requirements are delivered on a BIM project
  • Enable reliable information exchange through a common data environment
  • Enable integration and coordination of information within the models
  • Manage spatial coordination
  • Propose resolutions to coordination clashes

 

Measures of success:

  • Feedback from team members, line manager, Directors and clients
  • Contribution to service
  • Team performance
  • Service improvements suggested
  • Accuracy and timeliness of support
  • Efficiency of systems and processes
  • Service delivered within budget and to agreed targets

 

It’s essential you have:

  • An interest using CAD modelling software and an interest working within a Civil / Structural discipline
  • The drive to learn and develop new skills
  • Experience using ArchiCAD, AutoCAD, Revit or similar CAD modelling software is advantageous however not essential
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • The ability to create neat and accurate technical drawings
  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • A professional, friendly and honest attitude, building good relationships with colleagues
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to deliver clear and accurate information
  • A team worker and customer focus – You work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers.
  • Initiative – you come up with ways of improving how we do things
  • Strong organisation – you plan and prioritise your work to ensure that deadlines are met. You have the ability to plan and multi-task and can work to strict deadlines

 

How you act:

  • Professional, friendly and honest – build good relationships with colleagues and understands the importance of confidentiality
  • Attention to detail – able to deliver clear and accurate information
  • Team worker – you work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers
  • Service deliverer – you focus on delivering a service that provides great outcomes for our customers
  • Customer focused – you put the customer first
  • Shows initiative – you come up with ways of improving how we do things
  • Well organised – you plan and prioritise your work to ensure that deadlines are met. You have the ability to plan and multi-task and can work to strict deadlines
  • Willing to learn – you want to acquire new skills that will support you in your role
  • Flexible attitude – you are prepared to work flexibly to deliver the service

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