CAD/REVIT Operator - Built Environment Infrastructure Services, Western Cape

  • Western Cape
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Sectors: Engineering
  • Posted by Built Environment Infrastructure Services on Tuesday, March 31, 2020
  • Reference: 12811
  • Employment Equity Position
  • Apply before Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 17 Hours left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Built Environment Infrastructure Services

About the Position

The successful candidate will serve as a primary source for Computer Aided Design in the production of design and construction drawings.

Job Roles and Responsibilities

  • Produce technical drawings using AutoCAD for draughting, detailing and designs, ensuring compliance of drafting and engineering standards
  • Coordinate engineering services – manipulate / translate various digital file formats in order to create useable CAD drawings
  • Apply the Quality Management Systems to all projects and keep abreast of current trends in CAD developments
  • Ensure all Standard Drawings are continuously updated to Client’s specifications
  • Participate in and contribute to, the ongoing improvement of the Built-Environment Infrastructure Services Division’s Professional Services and Systems
  • Liaise with Project Managers to agree budgets and timeframes for development of concepts and details, production of drawings, and how information is to be presented
  • Maintain a filing and retrieval system for all drawings
  • Continue professional development through gaining appropriate technical and project management challenges during projects
  • Coordinate with designers, technicians and other personnel to incorporate concepts and information into drawing packages

Candidate Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years post qualification experience in Structural and / or Civil Engineering (Infrastructure) draughting and preferably within a consulting engineering environment
  • Autodesk, AutoCAD Draughting Qualification (Advanced) and/or N4-N5 Draughting
  • Extensive knowledge of design software essential i.e. AutoCAD, Revit, RebarMate, ProKon etc.
  • Proficiency in MS-Office Suite
  • Must be available to start immediately but a successful candidate who needs to serve their notice period will be given provision to do so
  • Knowledge of current design and drawings standards 

 Desired Skills

  • Draughting (AutoCAD & Revit)
  • Construction experience
  • Civil Engineering / Project engineering experience

 Desired Education Level

  • N5 – N6 Draughting

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Highly Computer Literate
  • Understanding of Construction Industry
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and adapt to frequent project changes
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and adapt to frequent project changes
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently with minimal oversight
  • Self-disciplined
  • Leadership ability
  • Relationship-building Skills
  • Negotiation Skills (internal and external)
  • Detail oriented
  • Time Management
  • Planning and Organising Skills
  • Strong Numerical Skills
  • Communication Skills in English (Verbal, Non-verbal & Written)

 Personal Attributes

  • A passion for doing high quality work
  • The ability to think critically, innovate, and solve challenging technical problems
  • Effective time management and logical decision-making ability
  • Being able to self-start and self-motivate when there is no one available to provide instruction
  • Capacity to handle pressure
  • Strong work ethic, and the ability to handle peak work times
  • To be based at the Mossel Bay office but flexible arrangements can be made where necessary
  • Emotional Resilience
  • Accuracy and Detail oriented
  • Initiative & Innovation oriented
  • Loyalty & Enthusiasm
  • Maintaining High Performance Standards
  • Conscientiousness
  • Trustworthy (handling confidential information)
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About Built Environment Infrastructure Services

As a V3 Consulting Engineers’ family, we pride ourselves in providing professional services to our wide client base. Our value system is a cornerstone of our services which are centred on efficiency and reliability.

As a company, we are committed to participating in South Africa’s transformation agenda to help our country to achieve its socio-economic objectives. It is for this reason that transformation is a key pillar of our operations and we strongly believe that we always have an obligation to adhere to our transformation targets .

V3 adopts a proactive approach to transformation where transformative initiatives are well entrenched and documented in our enterprise-wide Strategic Management Plan.

Our sincere intentions to building the South African economy is based on the transformation agenda “Improving the Lives of Communities through Infrastructure Delivery” which is our Company motto. 

Much focus and energy is directed to bursary-funding, employing and mentoring the previously disadvantaged, measured skills transfer, social investment back to underprivileged rural communities, and other impactful interventions.

Our management is committed to the implementation and effective management of our Business Management System, and therefore we view ourselves as your partner for development and sustained growth.