CAD design technician/highway design

We are currently seeking a Design Technician with at least 2 years design experience, preferably in Highway Design or within a transport planning practice.

As a member of the technical team your main responsibilities would be the production of preliminary highway and junction design layouts using AutoCAD and the production of other design drawings such as car parks, bus stations, footways and cycle routes. The role also requires a good working knowledge to AutoTrack software.

In addition to these main responsibilities the production of report figures using various software packages including CORELDRAW and/or GIS would be advantageous. Some of the main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Preparation of technical drawings utilising AutoCAD.
  • Preliminary design of access and basic junction design (priority, roundabouts, signalisation).
  • Knowledge of relevant standards (DMRB / MfS / Local Transport Notes / Traffic Signs Manual).
  • Swept Path Analysis using AutoTrack.