AutoCAD Technician

Job Reference:
TLI/TP/2348/678
Number of Positions:
1
Contract Type:
Full Time
Contract Details:
Permanent
Salary:
Competitive
Working Hours:
40 Hours
Closing Date:
13/08/2021
Job Category:
Accounting/Finance
Region / Division:
IRE Telecoms
Business Unit:
Ireland
Location:
Tralee

Package Description

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Emphasis on career development
  • Voluntary Pension available on completion of probation
  • Sick pay after completion of probation
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthcare Discount

Job Introduction

As part of the growing Telecoms Design Team here at TLI Group, we are seeking an AutoCAD Technician to join us to work on both existing and newly awarded contracts associated with Fibre Optic Design projects. This role will be based in our HQ office in Tralee. 

Travel to and from site on occasion will also be required.  A shared company vehicle is available for this purpose.

Main Responsibilities

The successful candidate will provide AutoCAD design support to the TLI Group Telecoms Design Department.  They will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team on the design of fibre related networks on the ESB Network. 

Previous experience in a role requiring significant AutoCAD expertise is necessary.  Design experience in the utilities sector, while being an advantage, will not be essential as on the job training and mentorship will be provided.  Proficient knowledge of Microsoft software, such as Word, Excel & Outlook, is essential.

Main duties include the following;

  • AutoCAD support to the Telecoms Design Team - Support the Design Team with assisting in all aspects relating to survey outputs; survey packs, survey reporting & data logging;
  • As-building of the Fibre to the Building (FTTB) infrastructure utilising primarily ESBN infrastructure but may include third party and new build routes to enable a FTTB build;
  • Identification of Archaeological & Environmental data for design areas;
  • Assist in the production of Low Level Designs, Site Work Packs, straight line diagrams and As-Built Engineering;
  • Assisting site crews with FTTB rollout and track build changes while recording the as-built fibre network for handover to the Client;
  • Site surveying and identification of fibre optic network routes for the respective Designer;
  • Support the Team responsible for obtaining consents, wayleaves and approvals;
  • Assist lead Designer in reporting of Eligibility files on the assigned Clusters;
  • Assist the lead Designer in preparing any information for handover packs;
  • Identification of Land Owner’s and preparation of associated mapping and documentation;
  • In executing TLI Groups work activities, regard must be taken of the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO14001 & ISO 45001, as directed by Senior Management; &
  • Attendance at meetings remote from TLI Group’s Limerick Office if required.

The Ideal Candidate

Previous experience in a role requiring significant AutoCAD expertise is necessary.  Design experience in the utilities sector, while being an advantage, will not be essential as on the job training and mentorship will be provided.  Proficient knowledge of Microsoft software, such as Word, Excel & Outlook, is essential.

Qualifications

  • Recognised academic training such as a HND or Degree course

Knowledge

  • Proficient use and knowledge of software such as AutoCAD, Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Ability to evidence recent relevant design experience

Skills

  • Experience in people and line leadership
  • Developed client facing skills with a client orientated approach
  • Commercially astute
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Excellent Communication, Interpersonal, Organisational & Planning Skills
  • Proficient in AutoCAD & design tools
  • Able to balance competing priorities and meet personal targets within a fluctuating & demanding workload

Attitudes

  • Committed to TLI Company Mission, Vision and Values and Business Objectives
  • Customer focus; Professional; Honesty and Integrity
  • Positive and flexible approach
  • Open to innovation and collaboration
  • Right first time approach
  • Proactive with the ability to think ahead
  • Strong personality and professional attitude

About The Company

TLI Group is a utility infrastructure consultancy and construction company, operating extensively within the utilities sector in Ireland, the UK and internationally. Designing, building and commissioning overhead power lines, electrical substations and Telecom Networks are the company's core expertise.

Since inception, TLI Group has executed countless projects within these area's and has always delivered works of utmost quality and integrity, on time and in budget.

Building on its vast experience and having a highly-qualified & skilled workforce has made it possible for the company to expand its portfolio. We can also deliver comprehensive contracts involving the securing of planning permission, design, construction, refurbishment and maintenance of renewable solar and windfarm network connections to the national grid.

TLI Group has operated extensively with various clients, in the upgrading, refurbishment and renewal of infrastructure networks across Ireland and the UK. TLI Group provide a nationwide service of unrivalled safety, quality and professionalism.

TLI Group plays a leading role in promoting the development of the utility infrastructure and thus providing a safe, reliable and sustainable network for future generations

Our Company Values:  Safety – Delivery – Customer – Flexibility – People – Teamwork