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CAD Technician - Civil & Structural, Stirling or Edinburgh

Office Location: Edinburgh

Salary: Competitive basic salary, comprehensive benefits

Discipline team: Civil & Structural Engineering


Job Description

Due to our on-going success SLR is seeking to recruit an experienced civil engineer CAD Technician to support engineering projects based in its Scotland, from either its Stirling or Edinburgh office.

The successful candidate’s day to day work will involve the production of drawings to support the structural/civil engineering projects SLR has, both within the office and wider company. There will also be elements of illustration, visualisation, graphic design, document reproduction and general drawing office administration involved in the role. Given the nature of projects undertaken by the team in this office a combined Civil/Structural Engineering background would be preferable.

This position would be particularly well suited to candidates with an understanding of Civil Engineering, reinforced concrete detailing, structural detailing.

We would expect candidates to be literate in the use of AutoCAD/Civil 3D. Candidates must be strong team players with good communication and organisational skills. A flexible approach to changing priorities as well as an ability to work accurately under pressure is also required.

SLR is a truly multinational consultancy and offers significant potential for career development and enhancement based on performance. Our “one team” culture, flat management structure and straightforward approach to project and budget management gives everyone the opportunity to progress; and to work on interesting projects with valued clients. We strive to ensure that opportunities both for new starters and for existing staff are open to all, and we have family friendly policies aimed at helping staff balance the needs of professional and family life. These include remote working facilities, as well as the potential for part time, job share and other flexible working arrangements.

Along with a competitive salary, candidates will receive a comprehensive range of benefits including BUPA health insurance, business-class travel insurance, life cover, pension and more.


• Helping to manage CAD workload provided by project managers within the team;• Provide high quality CAD output using AutoCAD or Civil 3D.


  • Proficiency in AutoCAD within a Civil or Structural Engineering context
  • Good understanding of civil and structural engineering principles with respect to graphical output
  • HND or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a related subject
  • Attention to detail

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SLR Consulting is an equal opportunities employer. Further details of our Equal Opportunities policy are available upon request.

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