AECOM Cadet Drafter in Mackay, Australia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Cadet Drafter

Australia - Queensland


Job Summary

As a Cadet Drafter (Technical Assistant) you will work as part of a team to assist with delivery of civil engineering design projects. This role is a developmental opportunity where you will grow your skills-base and acquire a more specialised understanding of drafting and design concepts and processes using AutoCAD and 3D modelling.

In the role of Technical Assistant you will be afforded the opportunity to start an Associate Degree in Engineering and gain on the job skill building and experience including:

  • Producing civil designs and associated engineering drawings;

  • Developing excellent drawing and checking skills;

  • Liaison with designers and project team engineers to ensure timely delivery of project outputs;

Minimum Requirements

  • Interest in gaining civil design knowledge through on the job experience;

  • Interest in 3D modelling and 2D drawing extraction

  • Eager to learn through on the job experience and University study.

  • Enthusiastic and driven

Preferred Qualifications

  • High achievement levels in Maths and Science subjects;

  • Completed or Graduating from Year 12;

  • Enrolled or eligible to enrol in an Associate Degree of Civil Engineering;

  • Basic proficiency in using AutoCAD with a low error rate;

  • Sound skills to use all Microsoft Office packages.

As part of the Cadetship, you will be required to maintain good pass levels in Associate Degree (external studies) to achieve successful completion of this qualification.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Group

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181418BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.