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Senior CAD Technician - Cardiff

  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: £30k - 38k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

My Client has asked me to assist in identifying and placing a high quality CAD Technician to join - and add value - to their Cardiff team.


As a multi-disciplined consultant, they have a diverse portfolio of confirmed works and are currently working on several high-profile schemes in Wales including the £1.9billion, 25 years, Wales & Borders rail network, and South Wales Metro projects. Mumbles Coastal Protection Scheme in Swansea, WelTag Assessments, and Active Travel Schemes.


What is the purpose of this role?

Due to an increased workload, they are looking to recruit a Senior Technician. The successful candidate will work collaboratively within the Highways design team, providing effective support and assistance on a variety of highways schemes.

As a Senior technician, you’ll feel inspired to challenge yourself, as well as your colleagues.

You’ll have the opportunity to thrive and they will help you shape your career whether through further qualification, learning new skills, or whatever else you need to achieve your ambitions.


What will this role involve?

Key responsibilities:


Implementation of effective, value for money and innovative design solutions

Preparing and assisting with drawing production

Quality Assurance responsibilities

Dealing with project-related correspondence

Maintaining high technical standards, consistent with the project brief under direction from the Engineer

Maintaining a strong focused client relationship


Assisting Engineers with:

Inspection work, feasibility studies, report preparation, cost estimating,
Contract preparation

Preparation of technical documentation and reports

Project administration

Compliance with the relevant health, safety, and environmental legislation, particularly the CDM regulations



What am I looking for?


HNC / HND, or equivalent in a relevant discipline

Good IT Skills

Experience of AutoCAD

Self-motivated and enthusiastic

Good communication skills – both written and oral

Developing good practice in Health and Safety and CDM Regulations

Problem-solving aptitude

Client-focused approach to service delivery



If this sounds like the type of role you could successfully take on and make your own, please contact me using the details below at the earliest opportunity.

I have placed many candidates with this Client recently, and every single one is glad they made the move!