AECOM CAD Technician - Aviation in Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151147BR

Position Title CAD Technician - Aviation

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Hampshire

City Basingstoke

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Transportation

We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

As one of the largest airport consultants in the World, AECOM provides multidisciplinary aviation services to airport owners/operators, airlines and transportation agencies. AECOM is currently recruiting for an experienced CAD Technician to join our specialist aviation team based in our well established Telford office.

Our aviation experience includes environmental, master planning, systems, terminal planning, engineering and design, construction supervision, transactions and financial advisory services for clients in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. Our team of aviation specialists provide a fully integrated service and have the technical skills and experience to address a wide range of aviation developments.

As a CAD Technician, your role will be to provide support the Aviation team, on a wide variety of projects covering:

  • Master planning

  • Design development from Feasibility Studies through to Detailed Design packages over a wide range and scale of infrastructure projects

  • Support throughout construction stages and the provision of As-Built drawings

The ideal candidate will have some prior experience of working within an aviation team or similar projects/environment within a design consultancy and the ability to undertake designs in accordance with both UK and internationally recognised civil and military standards including CAA, ICAO and FAA.

We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff including relevant training.

The Basingstoke office has an established track record of successfully delivering aviation services to airport owners/operators, airlines and transportation agencies. Our aviation experience includes environmental, master planning, systems, terminal planning, engineering and design, construction supervision, transactions and financial advisory services for clients in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. Our team of aviation specialists provide a fully integrated service and have the technical skills and experience to address a wide range of aviation developments.

Our clients are from the private and public sector and include Heathrow Airport Ltd, Gatwick Airports Ltd, Defence Infrastructure Organisation, Architects and Contractors both in the UK and International.

We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with individuals with a sound technical background that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.

Minimum Requirements

For this role, you will ideally be educated to HNC/HND level or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a CAD related engineering subject. You will also have the following:

  • Excellent working knowledge and experience of AutoCad

  • Good working knowledge of AutoDesk Civils 3D is desirable

  • Working knowledge or experience in BIM is desirable

  • Experience in the use of company and client CAD standards

  • Good communication skills and experience in the use of and web based document management systems

  • Ability to undertake work in a co-ordinated multi-disciplinary environment where required

  • Self motivating and able to work within tight deadlines when required.

Preferred Qualifications

For this role, you will ideally be educated to HNC/HND level or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a CAD related engineering subject.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.