CAD Technician - Marine Civils

In short – our client is an exciting start-up gaining quick traction with some major clients. Who strive to bring a ‘new-era’ to Maritime Civil Consultancy. They have a lot of interesting projects including major Port Clients like ABP and Peel Ports, as well as River Thames commercial and residential property development schemes and even a concept tidal range energy scheme.

Our client’s ethos is to only take on projects that they enjoy, that excite them and those that they can give 100% of their energy to. Looking for someone who will break the mould of the standard engineer, they are looking for passion and out-of-the-box thinking.

As a new part of the company, the CAD Technician will develop this department, building it as the company grows. Setting out standards and developing drawings using AutoCAD for use in planning, reports, and construction documents on Civil, Port, Maritime, and Infrastructure Engineering projects.

This position is also open to those who are coming from outside of the marine industry, Highways, Bridges, Construction and other Civil sectors. These sectors have transferable skills and are encouraged to apply if you are interested in turning your hand to exciting marine projects.  

You will..
  • Draft detailed drawings of structures and installations. You will be working on projects such as marinas, wharfs, bulkhead walls and coastal structures, beaches, revetments, breakwaters and jetties as well as other maritime civil engineering projects.
  • You will be required to organise drawing packages for client meetings/tenders.
  • Coordinate the CAD and BIM projects.
  • Have ownership over drawing sets.
  • Develop CAD standards within the company.
  • Assist project managers to deliver project work.
You have…
  • A Civil Engineering Degree (or similar)
  • 3 years plus experience.
  • Experience in AutoCAD and other software, Revit is advantageous.
  • Understanding and application of CAD standards.
  • Understanding of construction and experience with Infrastructure projects.
  • Experience in RC detailing would be an advantage.
  • An interest in working on maritime projects
The companies rapid success has been down to the strength of its relationships and a key part of the role will be to build, develop and maintain relationships with contractors, clients and partners. They like getting out to meet clients, at the initial phase but also onsite literally seeing the project through from concept to completion. They also value industry networking events, so be prepared to be social too!
Why should you work for this company?
 They will make sure you’re challenged and supported every step of the way with your career development. Being a rapidly growing start-up you have the exciting opportunity to join at the beginning of their journey and help grow the business, so bring your ideas on innovation and progression and they will listen with open ears.
What's in it for you...
Priding themselves in not being like the dated, stiff engineering firms of the past, breaking the mould and offering flexibility and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. This company are building a culture of trust and wants to put you at the heart of the business.
Because if you love working at this company, then you'll do amazing work, turn up with a smile on your face and have the energy to pursue your personal goals, both in and out of the office. That’s why they offer things like:
Flexible working - work up to 3 days a week from home
25 days holiday plus statutory AND Christmas break 
Incredible development and career growth
A benefits package to be proud of i.e. salary sacrifice schemes, pension contributions, health insurance, cycle to work and more
Then get in touch with me today so I can tell you even more about this great company.
If you'd like to learn more, please apply or call today Steph on 02381 680 502 OR email

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