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Civil and Layout CAD Designer - United Kingdom

United Kingdom Countrywide-Bristol, , United Kingd | | CAD Designer Jobs

Recruiter: CH2M & Jacobs

Jacobs is one of the worlds largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services for industrial, commercial and government organisations globally.  With more than 77,000 people globally, our teams collaborate, innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of the greatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years. We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment for our people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growing business. With more than fifty years of Nuclear experience, Jacobs has unrivalled nuclear capability and provides full life-cycle solutions to our nuclear clients. Services include programme and project management, design and engineering, reactor support, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance, (radioactive) waste management, decommissioning and clean-up. We have consistently delivered value and innovation to technically challenging and complex nuclear and environmental-related projects by offering multidisciplinary capabilities, technical expertise, proven processes and a commitment to regulatory compliance, health, safety and quality workmanship.  Overview:As part of the Responsible Designer for the Hinkley Point C project, our Client provides Engineering Design support for the Balance of the Nuclear Island (BNI).   This role is a member of a large integrated team seconded into Client team focused on providing high quality design, engineering knowledge & expertise. Assignment Scope:     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. Behavioural Competencies: Excellent interpersonal skills Ability to communicate clearly and accurately, both written and verbally Proactive and confident in communicating with others, and ability to influence decisions Ability to effectively manage own workload, produce high quality documents and respect deadlines Main Accountabilities:     Creating and modifying of the PDMS 3D-Model, by modelling  Components and equipments,  Civil structure, Steelwork, Pipe lines, HVAC ducts and components, Electrical cable trays, boxes and cabinetsAccording to the input data and drawings provided and ensuring that the tractability is maintained throughout the model. Carrying out layout engineering (positioning of equipment, pipe routings etc.), ensuring that the Layout Rules are correctly followed  When requests for changes are issued by the various engineering teams, they incorporate the changes into the 3D model, having checked for technical consistency.  In the event of any technical problems or deviations, the CAD Designer informs the Building Layout/Civil Leader, offers technical advice and makes corrections to the 3D model. Produces 2D drawings associated with layout engineering (general layout drawing division into fire safety zones, etc.). Performing of 2D-3D-Checks (3D-Model check against P&ID, Single line diagrams etc.) Performing component introduction, installation or maintenance simulations; preparing layout studies. Key relationships:   Interactions with all groups/sections related to the building and in particular with the building leaders and civil engineers, systems and components engineers and the team in charge of the analysis of internal hazards.  Engineering Level:  Accepting candidates;  Designer level 2   Security Clearance Level:BPSS level security required Note1: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the responsibilities & activities that the job holder may be required to undertake. Note2: Travel costs for non-local candidates are not paid. Note3: Expected to attend during normal working hours Monday to Friday 40 hrs per week. Note4: Please provide travel plan to Bristol to undertake this role / salary expectation / current notice period on Cover Letter with this application  Essential: Mechanical Engineering Technician or higher education Design office experience with knowledge of several areas of engineering (pipework, electricity, civil engineering). Knowledge of PDMS software (3D) and AutoCAD 2D (or knowledge in similar 3D, 2D software application) and knowledge of TEKLA software Good knowledge and understanding of general layout rules.  Knowledge of the technical constraints associated with plant layout/plant design.   The candidate should be able to know how to manage and work with design and layout constraints.  Knowledge and understanding of relevant Health and Safety regulations Proficient user MS Office & Outlook  Concise, conscientious, organised with good writing skills Good communication and interpersonal skills  Ability to work in a team as well as on own initiative  Results focused with the ability to meet commitments & deadlines Highly organised with excellent attention to detail Fluent English written & verbal  Desirable: Experience in plant layout engineering  Experience in previous EPR or other nuclear projects  French Language skills written & verbal   Our Culture At Jacobs we have celebrated over 10 years of our culture of caring - BeyondZero. We see safety differently - we strive to go BeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do. We are committed to equality across our business and we promote STEM and WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) initiatives. When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity. To find out more about our networks, check out our website:  More

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