AECOM CAD Technician in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

Our Transportation team currently has a vacancy for a Senior CAD/BIM Technician with experience of Civil and Structural working within our Rail Sector. AECOM is currently expanding our CAD & BIM team in our London office following a number successful project wins.

The successful candidate will be experienced in using the industry standard CAD/BIM applications and will have a proven record of delivering to quality, time and budget. They will have experience working as part of project teams developing a range of Rail and Bridge engineering scheme solutions from initial concept through to detailed design for implementation. This will include the modelling of designs in a BIM environment utilising Autodesk Revit and/or Bentley products. The role would suit a self motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team. The successful candidate will have to opportunity to enhance and develop their software skills using our technology partners learning and training courses which are available online to AECOM employees.

Job Responsibilities:

The appropriate level of technical expertise is required in order that the Job / Project Accountabilities listed below can be carried out to the necessary standard:

Job Accountabilities

Provide CAD/BIM support and mentoring to Apprentice Technicians.

Maintain an overview of developments in CAD/BIM technologies, relevant BIM standards and Codes of Practice.

Able to work independently on any project type.

Be aware of and understand the IMS procedures, their importance and their application to projects.

Comply with the Company’s Health and Safety Policy and increase own awareness of Health and Safety procedures. Awareness and understanding of AECOM’s core Vision and Values.

Demonstrate and deliver in support of AECOM’s core Vision and Values.

Project Accountabilities

Supported by the Project CAD/BIM Manager assist in initial project CAD/BIM set-ups including using project CAD/BIM protocols and standards.

Supported by the Project CAD/BIM Manager liaise with internal and external design teams, on CAD and BIM matters as appropriate.

Initiating and continuing to completion any size project either independently or with support from the Project CAD/BIM Manager in larger projects.

Be conversant with BS1192 relevant standards and guidance associated with delivering in a BIM environment to Level 2.

Produce all 2D and 3D design information required for any type of structure, using industry standard modelling applications from Bentley or Autodesk.

Prepare RC and steelwork details as required.

May be required to Manage Apprentice Technicians on projects.

Be aware of the project programme and have an appreciation of project timescales and costs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ideally you’ll be working towards TechEng or equivalent.

  • You will have a minimum of 8 years’ experience using Autodesk and/or Bentley products.

  • Ability to produce all 2D and 3D design information required for any type of structure.

  • Working within a ProjectWise Common Data Environment experience is highly desirable but training can be provided on this.

  • AECOsim experience is highly desirable but training can be provided on this. Experience with Navisworks or Navigator would be highly desirable but training can be provided on this

  • RC detailing experience is preferable.

  • You will have good technical and communication skills along with experience of undertaking a range of Transportation engineering related projects.

  • Understanding and working use of BS1192:2007

  • Experience with Bentley ProjectWise would be a plus

  • Ability to take on additional responsibilities as needed.

  • Ability to work effectively within a collaborative team environment

  • Ability to take initiative, respond to issues, constraints, and opportunities

  • Excellent technical computer skills - using the internet and file sharing required

  • Strong personal management skills, dedication, organisation, and open-mindedness

  • Ability to anticipate, identify and resolve problems in a timely and positive manner

  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines, completing tasks as previously defined

  • Ability to work independently and to manage multiple tasks under constant deadlines

Preferred Qualifications

  • Educated to HNC level or equivalent in a relevant subject

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193214BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.