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CAD Technician - Water

  • Location: Cornwall
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: CAD Technician
  • Salary: £30 - £35 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: TK1509_1600201474
Job description

PSR Solutions are currently recruiting for a CAD Technician to work for a leading infrastructure contractor who operate nationwide on a project of theirs in Cornwall.

Our client works in both the clean and wastewater environments. Always ensuring they are supporting their customers with innovative outcome-based solutions and an exceptional experience. They currently deliver infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for 10 of the largest national water sector companies.

What you'll be doing day to day

  • Preparation of Flowsheets and Piping & Instrumentation Diagram's using Autodesk Plant software
  • Preparation of 3D models of process plants using Autodesk Plant 3D and Revit software
  • Preparation of layouts and General Arrangements from Autodesk Plant 3D and Revit models, and in Autocad 2D.
  • Preparation of pipe work layouts and 3D models using Autodesk Plant 3D and Revit.
  • Preparation of pipe work Isometric drawings and Bills of Material
  • Preparation of Structural steelwork general arrangements drawings and schedules
  • Preparation of RFC foundation and reinforcing bar general arrangement drawings and schedules.
  • 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.
  • Control the flow of design documentation and filing using proprietary document control systems

The experience we are looking for:

  • Autodesk AutoCAD experience essential.
  • Either Autodesk Plant 3D or Revit experience essential
  • 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.
  • Strong team player but also able to work as an individual
  • Ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines
  • Able to work in a busy environment under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills (email/phone/face to face)
  • Possess a "can do" attitude and provide to support to other members of the team as required
  • Ability to organise and prioritise.
  • Self-motivation and diligence.
  • A proactive approach.
  • Good communication skills
  • Sufficient engineering knowledge to question, ask and learn.
  • Desire to understand the background and objectives of a project or plant

This is initially a 6 month contract with likely extension and start as soon as possible.

If you are interested in the position then please contact Theo Kyriakou at PSR Solutions.