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CAD Technician - Civil Engineering Bristol or Bradford-on-Avon, UK

Office Location: Bristol or Bradford on Avon

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday

Salary: Competitive basic salary, comprehensive benefits package

Discipline team: Civil & Structural Engineering

Reporting to: Structural Engineer - Technical Director


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 Bristol / Bradford on Avon 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.


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


Person Specification


  • 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
  • Full Driving License


Applications and Enquiries

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

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