CAD Engineer

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CPS is a joint Venture project with Balfour Beatty, Atkins, and Egis. We operate and maintain the M25.

The M25 is the busiest section of motorway in Europe and requires careful and efficient planning of work in order to deliver over £100m of annual investment in the highway infrastructure each year, in addition to planned and reactive maintenance activity.

If you have or are looking for a career in Highways working on the M25 will give you experience and challenge that no other highways project can offer.

We are expanding our Design team and currently looking for a CAD Engineer to help deliver all drawings and electronic designs to the renewal and improvement schemes we run on the M25.

Key Accountabilities will cover:

  • Prepare drawings, schedules, and other electronic designs to programme and budget
  • Professional and technical competence in CAD and information management.
  • Ensure CDM and Health & Safety is applied to all projects
  • Ensure drawings are appropriate, are checked and meet the expected levels of technical quality
  • To seek innovation in the delivery of CAD and BIM.
  • Ensure the IMS and CAD manual is actively applied
  • Help support our relentless focus on Zero Harm
  • Support the delivery of the business’ Sustainability activities

You should be able to identify with the following attributes:

  • Knowledge of the use of AutoCAD
  • Relevant vocational qualifications (City and Guilds / HNC / HND)
  • Broad knowledge of CDM, IMS and H&S legislation
  • Experience of National Highways or MAC procedures
  • Understanding of National Highways design and construction processes
  • Recent experience working with multi-disciplinary teams


  • Membership of an appropriate professional institution
  • Knowledge of the use of computer design tools (Key Lines, Key Post, Key Accident Key Sign, Cone 10, GIS etc.)
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and BIM modelling
  • Knowledge of Projectwise