Cadet Drafter - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



Cadet Drafter

Are you looking for a career with one of the world’s most successful engineering consultancies?

At KBR we are paving the way in how we do things. Creativity, collaboration and excellence is what KBR’s core is made up of. Does this resonate with you?

Are you excited by the thought of working on some of Australia’s largest game changing projects across exciting industries that are helping to shape Australia’s future?

Join us, on the journey.

We value an inclusive and diverse work environment and are working together to build a culture that embraces each other’s unique strengths and experiences.

Our people are important to us, you are what makes our business successful; therefore we realise it is important to nurture a culture of trust giving you the freedom to step up and take opportunities that will challenge you and push your career to the next level. We will encourage you to work in a way that suits you and we will support your needs to help you be successful. KBR will invest in your future with guidance, training and mentoring to ensure you become the best that you can be.

The Opportunity

To help support recent project wins, we are looking for a cadet drafter to join the team in Brisbane. You will be supported and mentored by a fantastic team and work alongside a team of industry specialists. The role will involve setting up drawings and basic 3D models using CAD software, extracting information from engineering specifications, standards and supplier literature to apply to drafting tasks as well as general support for senior designers and engineers. You will work in multidisciplinary teams which will enable you to develop a good understanding of the engineering workflow process. This is predominantly an office based role however you may undertake some site visits to assist with field data acquisition (photos, laser scanning and measurements).

Who are you?

We are looking for someone with a genuine interest in practical applications of technology in society who is a good team player also with the ability to work effectively independently. Vocational training via TAFE or other tertiary institutions (Cert IV or Diploma level in Building/Engineering Design and Drafting or similar). Training to introductory level in a 3D CAD software application like AutoCAD, Civil 3D, 12d, Revit and Microstation is also important.

About Us

KBR have been established for over 100 years and we pride ourselves on being an innovative and forward-thinking company with a reputation for delivering on some of the most challenging and complex engineering projects in the world.

Working alongside industry leaders, you will have the opportunity to develop your career working on key opportunities in an environment that encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing and innovation. To support your professional growth, KBR flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment to you. Reimagining how you work, our culture at KBR allows you to have your best day at work, every day, no matter where you are.

So how do I apply?

If what you've read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you! Just click apply and upload your resume and cover letter.

KBR values an inclusive and diverse work environment and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences.

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