CAD Technician

South Wales
28 Feb 2013
28 Mar 2013
Laura Brain
CAD Technician
Job Type

I have an immediate requirement in South Wales for a CAD Technician to join a Property Division for a period of 6 months.

The purpose of the role is to support the Senior Officers in respect of delivering the Architects or Engineering function.

You will assist with the preparation of designs prepared by Senior Architectural Officers using CAD software to produce drawings of plans elevations, sections, construction details and schedules under the direction of any senior officer in the property section. The role will also involve attending site.

The role will include assisting with the preparation of building surveys and using the data obtained from a survey to prepare accurate dimension drawings of existing buildings and importing Ordinance Survey maps and other relevant information on to AutoCAD drawings. You will discuss with senior officers the reasons for lack of fit and plotted results.

The successful candidate will be responsible for obtaining current catalogues/information from suppliers and use the information obtained to amend the design and discuss and agree all changes with the senior officers.

You will also liaise with clients and ensure that all requests are executed in a timely manner and on receipt of a request for copies of drawings, provide the required number of drawings in the requested format.

When carrying out the role, you must ensure that the information indicated on the drawings complies with the current version of the Building Regulations and British Standards and specifications.

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