Bridge Drafter

Stantec Australia

Location: Rockdale

Job Type: Full time


Bridge Drafter - ( 2300006N )


Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role:

As the CAD Drafter and Revit Modeler you will be responsible in performing tasks which include drafting, assisting with plans and designs for a wide range of industries from engineering, environmental services and construction to manufacturing, while working closely with architects and design engineers to understand the requirements of initial designs and turn them into accurate and detailed technical drawings in 2D and 3D models for a variety of large and small engineering projects.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Engage in the development of design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats, and prepare and revise documentation in various phases such as site plans, utility plan/profiles, grading plans, cross sections, diagrams, submittal reviews and response to information requests as required.

  • Provide plans by operating computer-aided design (CAD) system; analyze design options; evaluate construction implications, prepare advanced drawings as well as interpret requirements to modify existing drawings per change control procedures.

  • Coordinate submittals for clients, governmental agencies, permitting agencies, etc. for reviews, approvals, and other milestones.

  • Assist senior engineers/designers with developing and managing the project requirements including contributing to cost estimates, staffing and schedule as it relates to computer-aided design (CAD).

  • Use knowledge of tools and drafting to complete assigned tasks including 2D and 3D model development, complete design changes, general arrangement drawing production using computer-aided design (CAD) platforms.

  • Train and/or mentor computer-aided design (CAD) staff and entry-level engineers in company procedures, computer-aided design (CAD) standards, and software.


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Minimum of Associate's Degree or Diploma/Certificate Computer-Aided Design Technology.

  • Ideally you should have 3 years of experience.

  • Self-motivated and self-directed

  • Interest in working on a broad variety of projects.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to liaise with the team, managers and clients.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

How to apply

If you are interested and believe you would be a good fit, submit your application online including a CV and Cover Letter

Notice to recruitment agencies: Please note that we do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies.

Primary Location : Australia-New South Wales-Rockdale

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Feb 14, 2023, 9:03:37 PM

Req ID: 2300006N

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

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