Civil Designer / Technical Officer (Cairns) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Australia - Queensland, Cairns

Job Summary

AECOM’s Design Team in Cairns is looking for a Civil Design Drafter / Technical Officer to join our Transport team. This role will require you to assist with providing drafting, design input and technical support for the production of engineering drawings and documentation for a range of small to large scale projects. Our team has a number of significant projects to deliver and we are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team. As a member of our team, you will get the opportunity to actively participate in and contribute to all technical aspects, and you will use your technical knowledge and high attention to detail to develop and review drawings.

This role will give you the opportunity to develop and expand your technical skills by working closely with senior staff, lead designers and project engineers from a range of different disciplines.

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years’ relevant work experience;

  • Demonstrated past experience in Design Drafting on Road/ Civil related projects;

  • Excellent communication skills, and

  • A strong interest in cycleways is advantageous.

We are looking for a highly driven professional with a strong client-centric approach, who is looking to further develop their skills working in a fast-paced and dynamic team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recognised qualification (eg. Associate Degree, Bachelor of Engineering Technology or equivalent) alternatively currently in their final semester of Associate Degree with a view to completing later this year.

  • Highly capable in computer design package AutoCAD;

  • Recent experience with 12D

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 217145BR

Clearance Required No

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.