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AECOM Senior CAD Technician - Water in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

The UKI Water team are looking for CAD technicians to join our team to support our joint venture with Caledonia Water Alliance in Stepps (Glasgow). The successful candidate will be an experienced CAD technician – specifically with Autodesk Civils 3D skills – and will have experience on a variety of non-infrastructure projects.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Managing CAD deliverables for multiple projects to completion within budget.

  • Coordinate and validate project deliverables in accordance with quality procedures and client requirements.

  • Advise and mentor junior CAD colleagues.

  • Comply with quality policies for project delivery.

  • Contribute and suggest best practice, processes and technology developments to sector and regional CAD/BIM leads.

  • Support and contribute to maintaining CAD standards, best practice and processes for modelling, content creation and advanced digital developments.


Unfortunately we are unable to progress applications in this role for candidates requiring visa sponsorship.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Engineering degree (or equivalent).

  • Experience in a position where design was a major part of the role.

  • Experience in the full cycle of project design delivery from inception to detailed design.

  • Experience working within the water and/or wastewater industry.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Chartered or working towards obtaining chartership.

  • Experience working within water industry on water and/or wastewater projects.

  • Knowledge of Safety in Design principles and accustomed to working to a high standard in terms of H&S compliance.

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10072585

Business Line: Corporate

Business Group: Corporate

Strategic Business Unit: Human Resources

Career Area: Engineering