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CAD Manager

Advertiser: Mott MacDonald3.3043 out of 53.3 overall rating (23 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
10 Feb 2021
Location
Melbourne
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

CAD Manager

Our Melbourne office is looking for a CAD Manager with a high level of experience in infrastructure projects to lead a small CAD team working on various road and rail projects throughout Victoria.

As the CAD Manager you will be responsible for planning and supervising the resources and activities of our CAD department, in addition the role will see you producing drawings as required to support projects and the team.

Reporting to the Technical Director, the key responsibilities of this role include:
* Preparation of Civil engineering drawings, sketches and related documentation
* Ensure work output is of a technically high standard, while meeting budgeted times and costs
* Liaison with engineers, designers and project managers to ensure work output meets client needs
* Provide mentoring and support to continue the development of staff within the team
* Managing and coordinating a small team of drafters on road and rail projects
* Review and checking of drawings and CAD models including meeting all QA requirements
* Recruitment, performance management and training of staff.
* Ample opportunity for training and guidance to grow your career

The successful candidate will have:
* Minimum of ten years demonstrated drafting experience, preferably within a consulting environment
* Extensive knowledge of Microstation and AutoCAD
* Basic knowledge of design software including 12d, InRoads and Civil3D Experience in managing a drafting team
* Experience in a digital engineering environment
* Experience in the use of common BIM technologies in project delivery will be an advantage
* Ability to assist with document control procedures
* Demonstrated high level knowledge and experience in VicRoads drafting requirements
* Experience with Australian major road and rail authorities including Department of Transport, MTM, RPV and VicRail
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
* A commitment to self-improvement and continuing professional development
* Ability to work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a team environment to resolve design/drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish best for project objectives
* Ability to verify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable CAD products and services
* Ability to identify the needs and professional development requirements for CAD operators to ensure skills match project needs
* Knowledge to answer questions from managers and staff on CAD standards and proficiency of CAD users
* Ability to work flexible hours, occasionally in excess of a normal schedule
* Leadership skills needed to supervise and assist the technical work of less experienced designers and/or drafters who share in the design effort.

At Mott MacDonald we are always looking for the best people to join us.
In return, we offer opportunities for strong career progression by contributing to boutique and large scale local and international projects.
We offer you all the benefits that come from working in a global consultancy, including a competitive salary, ongoing professional support, career development and a great opportunity to work on key projects. We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork and embraces sustainability.
There's no time like the present to make a change.

Our Melbourne office is looking for a CAD Manager with a high level of experience in infrastructure projects to lead a small CAD team working on various road and rail projects throughout Victoria.

As the CAD Manager you will be responsible for planning and supervising the resources and activities of our CAD department, in addition the role will see you producing drawings as required to support projects and the team.

Reporting to the Technical Director, the key responsibilities of this role include:
* Preparation of Civil engineering drawings, sketches and related documentation
* Ensure work output is of a technically high standard, while meeting budgeted times and costs
* Liaison with engineers, designers and project managers to ensure work output meets client needs
* Provide mentoring and support to continue the development of staff within the team
* Managing and coordinating a small team of drafters on road and rail projects
* Review and checking of drawings and CAD models including meeting all QA requirements
* Recruitment, performance management and training of staff.
* Ample opportunity for training and guidance to grow your career

The successful candidate will have:
* Minimum of ten years demonstrated drafting experience, preferably within a consulting environment
* Extensive knowledge of Microstation and AutoCAD
* Basic knowledge of design software including 12d, InRoads and Civil3D Experience in managing a drafting team
* Experience in a digital engineering environment
* Experience in the use of common BIM technologies in project delivery will be an advantage
* Ability to assist with document control procedures
* Demonstrated high level knowledge and experience in VicRoads drafting requirements
* Experience with Australian major road and rail authorities including Department of Transport, MTM, RPV and VicRail
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
* A commitment to self-improvement and continuing professional development
* Ability to work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a team environment to resolve design/drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish best for project objectives
* Ability to verify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable CAD products and services
* Ability to identify the needs and professional development requirements for CAD operators to ensure skills match project needs
* Knowledge to answer questions from managers and staff on CAD standards and proficiency of CAD users
* Ability to work flexible hours, occasionally in excess of a normal schedule
* Leadership skills needed to supervise and assist the technical work of less experienced designers and/or drafters who share in the design effort.

At Mott MacDonald we are always looking for the best people to join us.
In return, we offer opportunities for strong career progression by contributing to boutique and large scale local and international projects.
We offer you all the benefits that come from working in a global consultancy, including a competitive salary, ongoing professional support, career development and a great opportunity to work on key projects. We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork and embraces sustainability.
There's no time like the present to make a change.

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