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CAD Technician

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Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
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The Opportunity

PBA, now part of Stantec, are currently looking to recruit an AutoCAD Technician to join the established Civil Infrastructure Design team based in Taunton.

PBA have had operations in the South West for over 20 years and we have been involved in some of the landmark land development projects across the region. Our office in Taunton is in the heart of the beautiful Somerset countryside and yet are still within reach of London and the South East. This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced CAD Technician if you are from the region or maybe just looking for a better work-life balance or a great quality of living.

Our Civil's Team are aiming to support the next generation of major developments which will undoubtedly be infrastructure led and with our unique blend of technical skills and experiences we are well placed to secure these opportunities. As our Technician, you will have the opportunity to be involved on a number of land development projects including Residential, Mixed Use Developments and Highway Improvement schemes.

Key responsibilities / Duties will include:

  • Support the civil engineering team in preparing designs, plans and drawings, and input to reports;  

  • Design of Earthworks, Highways, Pavement and Drainage;

  • Assist with technical approval submissions and preparation of construction details;

  • Use of CAD (2D and 3D);

  • Undertaking 3D engineering design modelling.

About You:

The successful candidate will be a positive, enthusiastic team player and will have/be:

  • HNC qualification in civil engineering or equivalent is desirable, but not essential
  • Keen interest in civil infrastructure engineering
  • Competency in computer aided drawing and the use of AutoCAD
  • Experience of using Civils 3D and MicroDrainage (WinDes) is desirable (candidates with experience in similar 3D design packages will be considered if the candidate has no experience in Civils 3D)
  • Experience in the use of Autotrack or similar
  • Experience in the use of AutoSign
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on their own initiative
  • Confident to liaise with all levels of management both internally and externally

If you would like more info on this role, please contact Eamon Cassidy: 07823538229 /

About PBA

PeterBrett Associates (PBA) is now part of Stantec, thus entering the most exciting phase in our history. We have built up our reputation through decades of success and now have made a significant step towards securing greater opportunities and growth.

Both PBA and Stantec bring teams that possess a depth of expertise, experience, and passion for community.  Together, our combined strengths will be essential to meet the growing opportunities in key UK markets.  As a result, we will be able to offer a broader set of services to our clients and even better career opportunities for our people.  Our people are our most important asset.  Creating a friendly and supportive environment for our employees where they can attain their personal career goals is a key objective for us.

To find out more about PBA and see the range of exciting projects we are involved in please visit .

PBA is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.