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Stantec CAD Team Leader - Water in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Redefine your personal best.

Are you an experienced CAD Technician that is looking for a new challenge? Interested in working with one of the most progressive Engineering consultancies in the UK? Then look no further.

Stantec are seeking to recruit a CAD Team Leader to join a team in our Glasgow or Edinburgh office specialising in water projects. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy.

You will be the regional discipline lead for the CAD resource in Scotland, working with the other UK wide regional leads, all under the UK technical discipline lead. As a regional lead you will be responsible for managing the CAD resourcing and workload for your region, working closely with the local resource managers and framework leads.

You will also be the point of contact with the client for agreeing and implementing CAD standards and procedures. As a senior technician you will be self-motivated and be responsible for mentoring and supporting junior CAD team members who support your region. You will provide technical CAD and design support to our Engineering team and play a key role in the successful delivery of our projects.

We will provide you with an excellent working environment in our modern offices and a support network that will enable you to achieve your professional aspirations. We'll give you every opportunity to deliver high quality work and take your career to the next level.

Duties will include:

  • Working with the local resourcing team to plan and deliver CAD work for your region.

  • Preparing and managing workload plans, establishing and maintaining delivery deadlines.

  • Preparing project CAD and BIM models, understanding, interpreting and implementing local client CAD standards and BIM data requirements.

  • Managing your local workload, working with the network of UK RDLs to support the UK CAD group as a whole when required.

  • Managing the Common Data Environment for your CAD data and working with clients to assist them in CAD data management.

About you

You will have achieved a HNC qualification in Civil Engineering or equivalent subjects and have experience of working on water engineering projects. In addition, you will also have:

  • Experience of working in Common Data Environments using Data management Systems such as Projectwise, BIM 360

  • Expertise in both 2D and 3D CAD software products from Autodesk and Bentley

  • Core competency in products such as Autocad and Aecosim. Additional skills in Civil3D and Revit would be advantageous

  • Ability to organise your workload across multiple projects

  • Ability to manage and mentor junior staff supporting your region

Finally, you will embody our passion for innovation and client service, with ambitions to tackle a range of challenges as the team looks to continue its growth in the region.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans