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CAD Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/01/2014
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The Company:
Our client is a global leader in the design and delivery of infrastructure, power and major engineering projects around the world. Their clients come to them for a wide range of advice, resources and skills - in engineering, maintaining infrastructure, managing construction, planning and strategic thinking.

The Role:
We are currently recruiting for a CAD Technician for our clients office based in Bristol.

Purpose and objectives: to provide drawing, administrative and technical support to MEP Engineers.

Duties and responsibilities: a Technician with a minimum of 10 years AutoCAD experience and a minimum of 2 years Revit experience responsible for the following:

The Bristol office are looking to employ an experienced CAD/Revit Technician to work within the existing building services team. Our client uses the Autodesk suite of products, primarily Revit MEP and AutoCAD.

The candidate will have 2 years experience using the software described, or similar, and be willing to undertake training to further develop their skills. They should have a good understanding of building services systems and good coordination skills. As the candidate will be working as part of an inter office cad team they should be willing to work to the Revit and AutoCAD standards and drawing templates.

Personal profile: proactive, enthusiastic and flexible MEP CAD and Revit Technician looking to develop the Revit capability within a growing regional MEP team. Occasional travel to other UK offices may be required.

Preference will be given to adaptable candidates who have experience of, or are willing to develop their skills by supporting the engineering staff with the creation and development of building geometry for use in analysis software such as IES building simulation software and dialux/relux lighting design software.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
10 years AutoCAD experience and 2 years minimum experience of Revit
Understanding of whole BIM process
Set up of project standard templates within the Revit environment
Experience of the adaption of existing Revit families and the creation of bespoke Revit families
Production of detailed coordinated design drawings
Must have worked in a busy consulting and contractors office
Experience of working with systems within Revit, for example ductwork and electrical systems
Experience of working with databases and scheduling of information
Experience of the use and management of 3rd party applications for Revit MEP software.
IT literate in Microsoft office products
Recognised national AutoCAD qualification
Good qualifications with Maths and English

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
2 years minimum experience of Revit MEP
Experience of working with contractors
Experience of implementing BIM within an AutoCAD workplace
Building site experience
Degree in a relevant subject
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