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Senior Draughtsperson (CAD)

Job Category:  Engineering
Contract Partner Company:  MEH Alliance
Employing Company:  Balfour Beatty

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Senior Draughtsperson (CAD)

MEH Alliance / Balfour Beatty 

SDC / Hinkley Point C 





•    To create and implement temporary mechanical & electrical building services design solutions for the Hinkley ‘C’ Common Building Services
•    To ensure the integration, technical assurance, compliance, health, safety and sustainability of design and engineering to enable compliant defect free handover for operational service, delivered to programme and budget.
•    Coordination with the Principle Designer and Principle Contractor ensuring regular flow of information to comply with meeting the requirements of CDM
•    Create 2D drawings for all disciplines including Electrical, Mechanical, Ventilation and support solutions.
•    Interrogation of 3D model and Information Modelling.
•    Space coordination, space management and clash avoidance for all disciplines.
•    Support the Design Manager and contribute to design / construction reviews.
•    Ensure design risks are considered and prepare design risk assessments. Communicate residual design risks to others
•    Maintain personal expertise and knowledge to ensure that the business stream is at the forefront of the industry both technically and in using the latest technologies and standards



Key Deliverables:    
•    2D CAD Drawings (all disciplines)
•    Design Risk Assessments



Minimum Qualifications/ Experience 
(as per MEH matrix)

•    Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, 2D, 3D, and Revit.  
•    Proficient in the use of drawing set-up in accordance with national standards and best practice guidelines.
•    Proficient in the interrogation of 3D models.
•    Ability to proactively work and contribute as part of a large team.
•    Effective skills in planning, organising and prioritising personal workload.
•    Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels and other parties 
•    Must have relevant experience as a MEP CAD technician in major projects environment.
•    Knowledge of the basic principles, terms and procedures of engineering.
•    Working knowledge of drawing revision and issuing protocols.
•    Experience in interpreting basic sketches, plans and specifications.
•    Previous working knowledge of relevant systems, equipment, processes and procedures.



Additional Qualifications/ Experience:    
•    Positive, can-do mentality
•    Proven track record of success.
•    Collaborative nature
•    Ability to reach sensible compromise position
•    Strong focus on team performance, training, mentoring and integration with client and Alliance teams.

Working Pattern of Attendance and Location(s):     
•    Hinkley Point C Construction Site, Wick Moore Drove, Nr Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5 1UD
•    9 day fortnight 



MEH Values attributed behaviours:        
•    Demonstrates Humility through sharing success as a team
•    Demonstrates Positivity through always striving for solutions
•    Demonstrates Respect through valuing other points of view
•    Demonstrates Clarity through sharing information simply and concisely
•    Demonstrates Solidarity through adopting a “One Team” MEH approach


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.