Civil Design Draftsperson, Australia
Office Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
SLR is an employee-controlled international environmental consultancy with a globally recognised reputation for providing high quality tailored services. With offices throughout the Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and Africa regions, SLR is one of a very small number of truly international specialist environmental consultancies. We provide global consultancy advice and support on a wide range of strategic and site-specific issues to a diverse and growing base of business, regulatory and governmental clients.
Due to strategic growth in our business across a number of sectors, we have a great opportunity for a Civil Design Draftsperson to join our CAD & GIS team in Brisbane. You will work closely with our Engineering and Transport Planning teams and report to the CAD & GIS Manager on a range of drafting and design tasks. You will also work collaboratively with our engineers and environmental consultants on our range of interesting and multi-discipline projects across the APAC region.
Job Tasks & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the CAD & GIS Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for:
Preparation of concept and detailed design documents,
Site layout design,
Urban infrastructure horizontal and vertical geometric design,
Drainage design (quality and quantity),
Vehicle manoeuvring and car parking (including the use of AutoTurn),
Preparation of figures for design reports
The preferred candidate will have the following professional skills and professional attributes:
Computer-aided drafting qualification with relevant experience
Proficient knowledge and application of Australian Standards and design guidelines
High level of written and verbal communication skills
Australian working rights
Current Driver’s License
Diversity in project background experience that can be applied across a range of project types (desirable)
Experience in the use of other spatial software packages (desirable)
Good communicator – written and verbal.
Enthusiasm and positive approach to any challenge or development opportunity.
Desire to work and learn more across the full marketing spectrum, not just one discipline
Likes working in a team, but also can take personal responsibility.
Reliable with good time management skills
Ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines
Flexible attitude and will ‘roll-up sleeves’ in a small team.
SLR values our staff, and we look to provide a supportive and collaborative working culture. Joining SLR, you will get the chance to work with a large number of well-respected industry leaders across our nation-wide offices. Accordingly, successful candidates will be offered an attractive salary package, global interaction with SLR staff and an innovative benefits program with a strong focus on targeted professional development.