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Vacancy title
Senior CAD Technician - HV
Contract type
Full time permanent

About BakerHicks

we provide an incredible range of design and engineering consultancy services to clients who demand exceptional results.

Specialising in complex infrastructure, process and built environments across the full project life cycle, our disciplines range from initial architecture to civil and structural, building services, specialist high voltage and process engineering services, programme management and CDM consultancy, using the latest innovations in Building Information Modelling (BIM) for the most efficient and cost-effective design.

About the role

BakerHicks has grown rapidly in the Transmission & Distribution sector over the last five years and has been successful in winning a number of key projects within the UK. As the demand to deliver exceptional engineering design to our clients continues to grow, an opportunity has arisen for a Senior CAD Technician to be based in our London office.

 Principal responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Liaise with other team members in a multi-disciplinary environment to achieve holistic design solutions to the customer brief.
  • Contribute to the training and development of the CAD team members as required.
  • Ensure a safe working environment.
  • Promote a culture of Perfect delivery within the team.
  • Promote and achieve continuous improvement throughout the team.
  • Ensure quality of delivery when producing or updating CAD drawings to the relevant standards.
  • Ensure thorough checking and accuracy of deliverables and recording of documentation.
  • Produce schematic, general arrangement and detailed drawings in accordance with the relevant standards and procedures.
  • Maintain drawing records and ensure accurate document control.
  • Communicate and collaborate with the other CAD disciplines.
  • Provide support to graduates in their professional development.
  • Develop positive relationships with customers.
  • Participate in knowledge sharing across the team and other offices.

The ideal candidate is required to have a proven track record of design in the technical fields of HV Underground Cables, Primary Substation Equipment & OHL Draughting, in particular the following market sectors:

  • Transmission and distribution substations
  • HV underground cables
  • Overhead lines (OHL)


Working at BakerHicks means a chance to make your mark on some of the most exciting design and engineering projects in their sectors. Whatever your discipline, you’ll be alongside some of the most talented people in the industry.

Our network of offices are appealing, friendly and comfortable spaces, easily accessible by car or public transport. And our salary and benefits packages are some of the best in the industry. What you get will depend on what you do, with individual performance-related rewards also on offer in addition to:

  • Company car or cash allowance
  • Up to 6% matched contributory pension plan
  • Life assurance scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus ability to buy additional leave
  • Discount scheme (including gym membership, mobile phones etc)
  • Family friendly policies
  • Employee assistance
  • Professional development 

Our Location

We are conveniently located in London, at Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4TY about 0.3 miles from Barbican Station & 0.2 miles from Moorgate station 

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