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Civil and Layout CAD Designer

  • Job reference: 922923
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Piping & Mechanical, Nuclear
  • Date posted: 07/08/2019

General Assignment

The CAD Designer creates the PDMS-3D model and produces 2D and 3D deliverables based on the input data provided and in accordance with the applicable design procedures and instructions. The CAD Designer is assigned to one of the buildings on the nuclear island and their activity is coordinated by the Civil and Layout Engineers. They work closely with the Civil and Layout Engineers who are responsible for the layout and design studies and will provide input data as well as reviewing the works of CAD Designers.

Qualifications and Experience


  • Mechanical Engineering Technician or higher education
  • Design office experience with knowledge of several areas of engineering (pipework, electricity, civil engineering).
  • Experience of PDMS and AutoCAD
  • Fluent in English


  • Experience in the nuclear sector
  • Experience in plant layout engineering
  • Knowledge of other 3D, 2D software application
  • Knowledge of TEKLA software
  • French speaker

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