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CAD Technician

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Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
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The Opportunity

Redefine your personal best.

Stantec are currently looking to recruit an AutoCAD Technician to join the established Civil Infrastructure Design team based in Taunton.

Stantec have had operations in the South West for over 20 years and we have been involved in some of the landmark land development projects across the region. Our office in Taunton is in the heart of the beautiful Somerset countryside and yet are still within reach of London and the South East. This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced CAD Technician if you are from the region or maybe just looking for a better work-life balance or a great quality of living.

Our Civil's Team are aiming to support the next generation of major developments which will undoubtedly be infrastructure led and with our unique blend of technical skills and experiences we are well placed to secure these opportunities. As our Technician, you will have the opportunity to be involved on a number of land development projects including Residential, Mixed Use Developments and Highway Improvement schemes.

Key responsibilities / Duties will include:

  • Support the civil engineering team in preparing designs, plans and drawings, and input to reports;  

  • Design of Earthworks, Highways, Pavement and Drainage;

  • Assist with technical approval submissions and preparation of construction details;

  • Use of CAD (2D and 3D);

  • Undertaking 3D engineering design modelling.

About You:

The successful candidate will be a positive, enthusiastic team player and will have/be:

  • HNC qualification in civil engineering or equivalent is desirable, but not essential
  • Keen interest in civil infrastructure engineering
  • Competency in computer aided drawing and the use of AutoCAD
  • Experience of using Civils 3D and MicroDrainage (WinDes) is desirable (candidates with experience in similar 3D design packages will be considered if the candidate has no experience in Civils 3D)
  • Experience in the use of Autotrack or similar
  • Experience in the use of AutoSign
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on their own initiative
  • Confident to liaise with all levels of management both internally and externally

If you would like more info on this role, please contact Eamon Cassidy: 07823538229 /

About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 22,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle.


We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.


From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, we stretch across our global network to learn from others, offer our support, and gain new experiences along the way. So while we work to help the communities around us thrive, our own people thrive too.