CAD Technician - Highways

This vacancy is now closed

We have been instructed to recruit for a freelance CAD technician for ma major highways scheme in Southampton region. The sections of works you will be undertaking include earthworks, civil & structural engineering works and new road construction so previous experience within these areas would be highly advantageous.

This is being managed by two international companies who are working in partnership so this is a prime opportunity for you to work with two established organisations who span multiple sectors including rail, power, water, building and natural resources. Not only are they working on the Hinkley Point project but also have a number of projects which will also give you scope for progression and the possibility of seeking permanent employment if you so desire.

To be Successful in this role as the CAD technician, it will be desired that you have the experience in the following;

  • 3D Modelling
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D competent in drainage networks, topography, solids
  • AutoCAD REVIT program
  • Must be able to interrogate 3D network  models and produce schedules and construction drawings from these models
  • Clash detection
  • LSS experience  is desired but not necessary
  • BIM competent
  • Proven track records as a CAD technician in major civil construction schemes.  


As this is a long-term contract position, we are keen to hear from suitable candidates from throughout the UK and Ireland. If you are interested in applying, please submit your CV to register your interest.

You will also enjoy the support of CarmichaelUK who can help with CSCS, PTS and Lucas tests and also provide our temporary workers with a weekly payroll.


Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!


Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all. Should you require assistance to apply for any of our roles please call us on 0208 522 8888.

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