Senior Architectural Technician (Rail)
Qualifications and training:
BTEC HNC/ HND
Eligible to pass criteria for security clearance and airside pass applications.
Full UK Driving Licence
CSCS Card Holder - for site visits
Technical skills and experience:
High level of proficiency in the use of AutoCAD 2D and 3D software. Working knowledge of Autodesk REVIT as a minimum.
Significant CAD experience preferably in the majority of the following market sectors: industrial, manufacturing and energy, life sciences and chemicals, transport (rail and aviation), infrastructure and utilities, public sector, nuclear.
Ability to produce 2D & 3D Architectural deliverables from concept through to fully co-ordinated detailed design.
Knowledge of CDM 2015 regulations
Knowledge of current UK technical standards/publications and legislation requirements
Knowledge of standard details and solutions, and compliance.
High level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software i.e. word, excel, etc.
Ability to work accurately and methodically under pressure and strict deadlines, including the ability to juggle multiple tasks.
Excellent time and cost management skills to ensure cost effective and accurate delivery of all aspects of the CAD service.
Effectively manage own time across multiple projects and prioritise workload effectively to meet deadlines.
Managing drawing work for multiple structural projects or parts of larger projects to completion within budget.
Manage resources to ensure fee control and programme delivery.
Monitor project fee spend and deliver commercial objectives.
Produce project cost of further works and resource plans.
Strong demonstrable communication style and interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to influence and negotiate both internally and externally
Ability to work well within a team of other professionals (engineers etc.) in delivering designs to satisfy the agreed brief
Supervision, Technical mentoring and staff development skills.
Prepare for internal design reviews.
Undertake all actions identified in design review.
Duration: 6+ months