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CAD & Data Technician

Manchester, Greater Manchester

Soiltechnics is a practice of Geotechnical and Environmental Consultants; we undertake site investigations, desk studies, geotechnical engineering assessment, investigations of chemical and gaseous contaminated sites and building fabric surveys. The projects are undertaken on a nationwide basis and run from our offices in the East Midlands and North West.

Principally the role will comprise assisting the engineering teams in the production of detailed reports for investigations undertaken, the general duties of the role, are as follows:

Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Preparation of drawings including:

  • site location plans
  • detailed site plans, recording our geotechnical and geo-environmental investigations
  • remedial site plans, following investigations
  • detailed drawings of site specific installations
  • detailed drawings of building structural elements, where necessary integrated with 3D radar scanned images

Data entry – Holebase

Prepare report appendices, including (but not exclusively) trial hole and borehole logs, infiltration testing, input chemical contamination test results and produce analysis tables, diagrams, sketch details and construction records as directed.


Assist in all areas of project and general office administration as required.


Experience of CAD software or similar graphics drawing packages would be of benefit, but is not essential, however the candidate will require a good working knowledge of Excel and other Office products.

The role will be supported with both in-house and external training programs.

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