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CAD Technician (Construction)

CAD Technician (Construction)

£35,000 – £40,000 + Training Schemes + Progression + Employee-Owned Business + Private Healthcare + Buyback Holiday Scheme + Free Therapy + Overtime + Company Benefits

Ipswich, Suffolk

Are you a CAD Technician with either a Structural / Rail / Civil / Building Services background looking to take your career to the next step with an employee-owned business that will prioritise career and personal growth through funding professional qualifications, while providing exposure to a wide array of captivating and high-value projects?

As a CAD technician in the company’s Ipswich office, you’ll collaborate with engineers on diverse projects, with roles available in Rail, Marine, and Structures teams, offering exposure to various disciplines. Responsibilities include site inspections, technical drawings, design assistance, project support, meeting attendance, and mentoring junior technicians, contributing to their dynamic and supportive work environment while honing your skills through training and engaging project work.

Established in 2000, the consultancy firm has witnessed significant growth, quadrupling revenue in the past few years. Their commitment to core values drives the delivery of outstanding consultancy services, emphasizing Engineering Technical Excellence in every project, while prioritizing professional development and wellbeing among their team. Notably, the transition to an Employee-Owned Trust (EOT) over the past year underscores their belief in collective ownership and the importance of every employee in their success.

This role would suit a CAD Technician looking for an exciting new opportunity that offers plenty of training and progression in a profitable industry.


  • Conduct site inspections and surveys as part of engineering project execution.
  • Create technical drawings and assist in CAD operations to support design processes.
  • Aid in design tasks, general office duties, and assist project managers in project delivery while providing mentorship to junior technicians.


  • CAD Technician
  • Background in either rail, structural or civil engineering
  • Experience in AutoCAD / Revit

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Reference Number: BBBH 12730

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