CAD Design Engineer (Water)

Posted 18 August 2023
Salary £30k - 40k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameChas Earl

Job description

Role: CAD Design Engineer (Water)
Location: Alton
Salary: up to £40,000 p/a
My client, who offers the market a unique end-to-end service ranging from needs assessment & solution definition, through design, manufacture, installation & commissioning, to aftercare and operation of water & wastewater treatment assets, are seeking a CAD Design Engineer to support the business development and project delivery teams in the conceptual and early-stage design of projects. The focus of the role will be primarily on producing general arrangement models and drawings to support tendering and early engagement activities.
The successful candidate will be a flexible and enthusiastic individual with an attention for detail and a water industry background, including experience in delivering water and wastewater treatment projects. They will need to be self-motivated and willing to work in a small business environment, ideally with experience of working with Autodesk Revit.
Duties & Responsibilities:
·Production of detailed 3d general arrangement models using Autodesk Revit.
·Production of 2d sheet drawings from the Revit models.
·Have a good understanding of P&ID's, hydraulic profiles and how to produce them etc.
·Become familiar with and abide by all document control procedures and naming conventions.
·Research information online and in catalogues to select suitable standard components in design.
·Assist in dimensional measurement studies.
·Remote attendance at drawing office meetings hosted from our headquarters in Ireland.
·Participation in project team design meetings where needed.
·Participation in Lean/Six Sigma improvement teams.
·Other duties as may arise from time to time that are consistent with the job-holder's knowledge and skills and are needed to effectively perform the role.
Key Skills & Experience:
·Diploma or equivalent in a relevant engineering/science discipline or CAD.
·Minimum two years' experience working with Autodesk Revit software.
·Knowledge of other design software packages including Solidworks would be advantageous.
·Experience within the UK water industry is a distinct advantage but not essential.
·Able to demonstrate an ability to work on multiple projects or initiatives simultaneously.
·Strong analytical and interpretive skills, ability to deliver data in a user friendly and relevant manner.
·Competence in MS Office.
·Organisational skills with a commitment to the role and a keen eye for detail.
·An understanding of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures within an engineering technical discipline.
·Appreciation of drawing standards and CAD software.
·Ability to produce accurate 3D models and drawings based on instructions from project and/or senior engineers.
·Observation and understanding of basic engineering practices and procedures.
·A capacity to adhere to advice from more senior design engineers
·Willingness to travel occasionally for events, training, etc. if requested to do so.
·Full driving licence, any existing endorsements should be declared in the application.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: up to 40,000 p/a  

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