Design Technician

Posted 05 May 2023
Salary £22k - 34k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description

Design Technician
Our client is seeking a Design Technician to join their team in Manchester.
Situated on the edge of Manchester Ship Canal, the modern office provides a relaxed and friendly environment. Amenities include an open plan working space and surrounding fashionable bars and restaurants, with access to the Metro and high frequency bus routes.
The company provides the opportunity for everyone to work closely together, sharing ideas and knowledge to create successful outcomes for clients. This approach, alongside a varied work stream, provides a clear path for career progression and personal development.
The ideal candidate will have experience in Highway Design or within a transport planning practice and have experience using software packages such as CORELDRAW and/or GIS.
Responsibilities of the role:
·To produce preliminary highway and junction design layouts using AutoCAD.
·The production of design drawings for car parks, bus stations, footways, and cycle routes.
·Knowledge of relevant standards (DMRB/ MfS / Local Transport Notes/ Traffic Signs Manual)
·Swept Path Analysis using AutoTrack
Benefits Include:
·25 days annual leave (increased by seniority).
·Flexible working arrangements.
·Opportunity for hybrid working
·Private medical insurance and health cash plan.
·Life insurance cover.
·Two-tiered pension.
·Cycle hire scheme.
·End of year bonus scheme.

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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