Senior CAD Technician
Location: Dublin

Senior CAD Technician

Job Description

We are currently looking for a suitable candidate to fill the role of a Senior CAD technician in our Dublin office. The ideal applicant should have an extensive background in Civil / Structural technical roles with experience ranging from 5-10 years.

The role of the candidate will entail supporting a team of Design Engineers delivering technical drawings and analysis to a wide range of clients, including developers, contractors and other consultancies. The role will also include maintaining/improving company standards and workflows.

The ideal candidate will be fully proficient in AutoCAD and have some Civil 3D & Revit experience, Knowledge of BIM processes would be an advantage. A track record in a range of projects across the civil engineering sector would be beneficial, including infrastructure schemes, geotechnical profiles and structural detailing.

The role will involve:

  • Working as part of a CAD Team and adhering to company standards.
  • Providing full office CAD Draughtsperson support to Design Engineers
  • Ensuring that all drawing requirements are completed on time and in accordance with the associated deadlines.
  • Ensuring that CAD responsibilities and on-going requirements are planned, scheduled and managed in a way that allows for the incumbent to fully manage the role.
  • Preparation of new drawing layouts, conceptual design and detailed design drawings. This will include GAs, plans, cross sections, details, 3D Models etc

Required & Preferred Skills Set:

  • Fully proficient in AutoCAD (essential), CIVIL 3D, REVIT, ArcGIS (Preferred)
  • Experience of producing civil & geotechnical long/cross sections. (Preferred)
  • Experience of RC detailing. (Preferred)
  • Strong planning and organisation skills and the ability to meet deadlines. (Essential)
  • Strong IT Skills. (Essential)


This is a full time, permanent position.

Salary is dependent on experience.

Please send your resume to ebrennan@gdgeo.com.

All applications will be treated in strictest of confidence.