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Location: South West England, Bristol, United Kingdom

CAD/BIM Engineer

South West England, Bristol, United Kingdom
£40,000 - £50,000

Job Description

The Hinkley Point C Project is one of the largest infrastructure projects in Europe. During the business construction phase over 5,600 people will work on the site. The project marks the rebirth of the UK's nuclear industry and will present invaluable opportunities for Somerset, the South West and wider UK.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest and most significant construction and infrastructure projects in Europe.
The job offered is appointed to the Digital Data Team within the wider Design Engineering Team (DET).
Typical tasks frequently include; production of 2D Drawings in AutoCAD, surveillance of 3D Reinforcement Designs using Tekla, 3D Coordination tasks using Navisworks, processing and distribution through project CDE, extraction of schedules, BoQs and other data from PDMS/Revit, review and creation of governance documents (EIRs/BEPs).
Principal Accountabilities

Reviews of Contractor Partner deliverables including 2D drawings, 3D models and documentation.

Employing good information management principles to distribute data to project stakeholders

Preparation of a range of drawing types including site layouts, planning and construction sequencing

Liaison with the internal and external stakeholders (other CAD team, contractors, consultants)

Review the quality of materials delivered by the Design Engineering Team

Review the CAD quality assurance and quality control of drawings plus clash detection of layouts and CAD models prepared by Contractor Partners

Implementation of CAD tools

The production of 3D models, using appropriate software including AutoCAD, Civil3D, Revit, PDMS and the Navis Suite

Review and contribution to technical CAD/BIM documentation (EIRs, BIM, CAD standards)

Preparation of site layout planning drawings and construction sequencing

Preparation of drawings for Planning or Permitting applications

Use & implementation of NNB standards

Skills and Qualifications

Proficiency in the use of engineering tools - AutoCAD, Revit and Navisworks a strong advantage; Tekla (or other structural packages) and PDMS desirable

A firm understanding of engineering principles with the ability to convert design information into 2D and 3D models

Experience in Civil or Structural Engineering required; HNC or equivalent would be an advantage

Strong and substantiated experience in 3D modelling

Experience using project CDE/Information management systems

Good communication/interpersonal skills

Solid experience on large engineering projects

Ability to read, digest and implement engineering procedures

Ability to work independently and to be proactive

CAD/BIM related coding/scripting skills an advantage

Discretion, ability to maintain confidentiality

Experience in applying engineering standards (UK, European and/or International;

Awareness of safety implications of design including Construction Design and Management (CDM) regulations

Professional Institute membership is an advantage

Delivery focused approach

Professional qualities such as accuracy, tenacity and diplomacy

The role will be based in HPC offices, Bristol, HPC site and possible travel to the Responsible Designer (EDF) in Paris.

Salary from £40000 with an excellent benefits package Closing date 21/08/18
For more information, please contact Kay Hemsley at Rullion on 0203 201 1215.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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