Senior CAD Technician- Peterborough

Undisclosed Company
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£35000 per annum
21 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
Job Title: Senior CAD Technician
Salary: Up to £35,000

The successful candidate will assume role as lead designer working as part of a team to provide full design package for a wide variety of rental and sale modular projects using standard components from the range of product.

Reporting structure
You will report directly to Design Manager

Main responsibilities
*Production of detailed design drawings and information using AutoCad and Revit
*Creation of Bills of Material using standard building blocks within MRP system
*Manage communication with Local Authority and Approved Inspectors and provide information as required to successfully achieve compliance with Building Regulations (and Building Warrant in Scotland).
*Provide technical expertise in client and design team meetings
*Ensure best value in design to meet and increase the profitability of the project
*Manage design risk and monitor its mitigation through design Risk Assessments
*Ensure that Group Standards and Quality standards are complied with.
*Develop innovative and cost effective designs to meet the project objectives
*Ensure design is compliant with legislation and employers requirements
*Coordinating design information between supply chain
*Liaising with supply chain, customers and consultants

Key factors for success (short-term, mid-term and long-term)
Success in 6 months will include:
*Producing detailed customer and working drawings
*Managing workloads to meet programme objectives.
*Coordinate design drawings with contracts team
*Build full understanding of standard products
Success in 1 year will include:
*Responsible for overseeing all design drawings from inception through to completion and produce as built information.
*Produce accurate design information for the each of the contracts
*Ability to manage workloads against the contract objectives

Job experience & skills requirements
*Proven track record in technical design and detailing of modular projects
*Good working knowledge of AutoCAD
*Working knowledge of Autodesk Revit an advantage
*Good numeracy and computer skills
*Knowledge of materials/construction methods
*Knowledge of Building Regulations & British Standards and how to apply them.
*Knowledge of Education and Health related Regulations / Codes of Practice.
*Good communication/presentation skills
*Working well as a team and on own initiative when necessary
*Capable of meeting deadlines
*High level of drive, energy and initiative, entrepreneurial, resilient, proactive, focused, tenacious and committed, with high standards and achievement orientation
*Good team player
*Good attention to detail
*Able to think fast on your feet.

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