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Design Engineer / Graduate Design Engineer

Design Engineer / Graduate Design Engineer

Your new company

We're pleased to be working with a highly experienced multi-disciplined surveying and project management consultancy, based in Cambridge. The organisation offers end to end property solutions and specialist acquisitions advice for a range of national blue-chip technology companies across Cambridge and London. The company is innovative in their approach with a supportive and commercial culture.

Your new role

The Design Engineer is an integral member of the Design Department and provides support to the Cad Technicians with the design teams. The Design Engineer assists the Project Manager, Design Manager, and CAD Technicians in the management and production of designs consisting of planning drawings, construction drawings and `As built' drawings to ensure projects achieve the clients targets and expectations. Your role will include but not be limited to the following;

  • Creating designs and drawings for streetworks, greenfields and rooftop telecommunications projects.
  • Redesign drawings according to markups and specifications provided by Field Engineers
  • Read, evaluate and interpret designs and drawings.
  • Create and implement work methodologies and strategies.
  • Attend and carry out measurement surveys in accordance with client instructions
  • Performing assignments in accordance with company and client standards.
  • Ensure customer needs are met in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Share ideas for best practice and process improvement
  • Reviews drawing production activities for compliance with procedures and standards
  • Review client and manufactures specifications to aid production of site designs
  • Attend client meeting's representing Sitec's design department
  • Effectively and accurately communicate programme/project information to customers and internal teams
  • Ensure customer needs are met in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Share ideas for best practice and process improvement

ยท Maintain and monitor Sitec data base

What you'll need to succeed

  • Fully proficient in the use of proprietary CAD systems, i.e. AutoCAD
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Background and previous experience in supporting and/or managing small projects
  • Knowledge of telecommunications industry
  • Knowledge of civil engineering industry
  • Understanding and knowledge of project management
  • Good decision making and analytical skills
  • Good communicator with the ability to build and establish relationships quickly
  • Good stakeholder management skills
  • Organised and systematic approach with good attention to detail
  • Good IT skills
  • Collaborating with others
  • Delivering results
  • Analyzing problems and making decisions
  • Learn continuously
  • Focus on customers

What you'll get in return
As the Design Engineer / Graduate Design Engineer a you will have the opportunity to gain exposure to a specialist sector and to deal with high profile blue-chip technology companies across Cambridge and London. You will be working within a rapidly growing, and dynamic organisation based in a brand new, spacious and modern set of offices. Offering a competitive salary depending on experience amongst various other benefits within your total package.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Design Engineer / Graduate Design Engineer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
no work experience required

Published on 11 Feb 2020

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