CAD Technician (Ref: SUS3181)

£24,938 per annum

37.5 hours per week

Base: Leeds or Manchester

Initial home working may be expected due to office closures during current C19 restrictions

About Sustrans

Our vision and mission have never been more relevant.

Across the UK, governments are pledging investment and action on walking and cycling.

We are working together to make a real difference – creating places where everyone can live and travel happily and healthily, and where nobody is excluded.

Our work wouldn’t be possible without the commitment and dedication of our colleagues.

We are proud of our employee net promoter score, being in the top 20% of all employers across all sectors in the UK, due to our energised, friendly and motivated workforce.

Join Sustrans today and help us get things done, together.

About the Role

At Sustrans, we are passionate about walking and cycling infrastructure. We now have an exciting opportunity for a CAD technician to join our vibrant and motivated team of engineers and urban designers!

In your role, you will provide AutoCAD design support for our design and engineering colleagues in the development of high quality urban design, street design, off road walking/cycling routes and on-highway projects – helping us to create healthier lives and happier places for everyone.

About You

We are looking for an experienced AutoCAD user with a Highway design and/or cycle route design background.

You will have experience developing AutoCAD design drawing packs for infrastructure projects and be comfortable working with technical drawings, drawing registers, management systems and design standards.

In return we can offer you genuine flexibility around working patterns. We embrace values-driven and inclusive leadership and we listen and make time for innovation through our people-centred culture.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small team where you can make a big impact and where we value the contribution and expertise of everyone.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We actively encourage applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently, this includes disabled people, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.


Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Wednesday 26th May 2021. Interviews will take place via MS Teams during week commencing 10th June 2021.

To apply, please complete our online application form.

We are also recruiting for a Graduate Engineer and an Engineer!! For more details of our other vacancies or to apply please click here www.sustrans.org.uk/job-vacancies