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Senior CAD Technician / Engineering Draughtsperson, South Africa

Office Location: Fourways, Johannesburg

Salary: Market related

Discipline team: Engineering

Reporting to: CAD & GIS Technical Discipline Manager


Job Description

To supplement the skillset and offering of the existing CAD & GIS team based in Fourways.  


  • 3D designs of mine and municipal waste facilities and related infrastructure.

  • Production of engineering drawings from concept through to construction and as-built drawings.

  • Engineering detailing.

  • Drawing office management, including training and mentoring.

  • Assisting design engineers and project managers with project delivery.  

Minimum Requirements:

  • A senior level civil CAD design draftsperson or designer with at least 10 years of experience with mine and municipal waste facility and related infrastructure design and detailing from concept through to construction drawings.

  • Formal technical qualification. PrTech would be ideal.

  • Proficient in AutoCad, Surfmate, Roadmate, Pipemate and Microsoft Office.

  • Digital terrain modelling experience is essential.

  • Team management experience in drawing office environment is essential.

  • An understanding of GIS software, systems and services will be viewed favourably.

  • Valid driver’s license.

Skills/ Attributes:

  • Sound writing and communication skills.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritise work.

  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills.

  • Strong mentoring skills.

  • Strong organisational and planning skills.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.


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