Civil CAD Technician – Energy

Bristol, United Kingdom Countrywide
18 Nov 2016
18 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs employ some of the UK's most experienced and skilled technical services professionals and has grown to over 7,000 people in locations across the UK.

At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we're looking for the most talented and passionate individuals out there to be our next generation of leaders.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Civil CAD Technician to join our Energy team located in Bristol, Cardiff or Exeter. Our projects include foul and surface water drainage designs, foundation layouts, highways, earthworks, and associated infrastructure. We plan, design, manage, construct and commission systems to meet our client's needs.

The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Producing design deliverables using AutoCAD taking into account current EU and British Standards.
  • Prepares foundation layout and detail drawings to suit the associated equipment.
  • Prepares hazard plans for the site and working areas.
  • Liaising with clients and engineers on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for their own tasks with suitable guidance as and when required.
  • Undertaking site surveys to confirm existing installation details.
  • Maintains drawing registers and control of drawing numbers and revisions.
  • Work to the Company Health, Safety & Environmental and Quality Management Systems.
  • Promote the best interests of the Company both internally and externally.
  • Work with mutual trust and co-operation of all.


  • Competency in AutoCAD
  • Experience of producing civil layouts.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Professional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work to deadlines
  • Open with regards to previous industry experience. What is essential is prior experience using AutoCAD on a daily basis so I'm keen to hear from CAD technicians with a background in building services / M&E, construction and civil engineering and architectural.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and well being of all.