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Drafter - Bridge, Civil and Structural

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design, Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + strong benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032021-72838_1614879415

  • Published:

    04 March 2021

  • Expiry date:

    03 May 2021

  • Start date:


Role: Civil/Structural/Bridge Drafter
Location: London
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000

Cobalt is working with an award-winning, employee-owned consulting engineering practice working internationally. Their engineering services incorporate designs for infrastructure, building structures, civil engineering, facades, and construction support.

Key Responsibilities:
This position will mainly work with bridge engineers for design modelling of bridges and infrastructure related structures.
* Design delivery. Preparation of drawings and other documents

Key Requirements
* Minimum 5 years of drafting experience in which at least 3 years of relevant experience in using computer tools for drafting and/or BIM modelling, e.g. AutoCAD, Autodesk Civil 3D / Revit / Navisworks, Bentley MicroStation / OpenRoads Designer
* Work independently to prepare drawings for the following elements of design:
o Bridges
o Approach structures (earthworks and retaining walls)
o Elements of road design including drainage, road barriers etc...
* RC and PT detailing
* Steelwork details
* Experience with BBS will be an advantage
* Ability to make decisions, act on your own initiative and operate in a pro-active way
* Good organisational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work well under pressure
* Relevant experience in rendering, animation, visualisation, e.g. 3DS Max, LumenRT, photoshop will be an advantage

* Diploma / Certificate in Civil Engineering from Technical Institute(s) or equivalent
* Attendance of BIM professional certificates/training courses from Technical Institute(s) / software companies(s) will be an advantage

Key Behavioural / Attitude / Development aspects
* Willing to work on challenging and technically complex problems
* Willing to contribute London office team
* Willing to work in a growing and dynamic environment

This is an excellent opportunity for a Drafter to progress their career; to apply for this position, please submit your CV in Word format