Civil Drafter (Roads and Highways)

Stantec Australia

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


Civil Drafter (Roads and Highways) - ( 23000077 )


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

This role will see you be part of our growing transport delivery business that delivers infrastructure designs across State Government, municipal, and private sector with focus on MRPV, NELA and SRLA Projects.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Complete drawings / designed using relevant standards (PTV, VicRoads, Council standards)

  • Complete drafting documentation in accordance with compliant procedures

  • Work from rough sketches and specifications created by engineers

  • Operate CAD, MicroStation and other drafting/design computer programs

  • Contribute/Develop Project Specific drafting guidelines

  • Undertaking regular drafting checks as per Stantec’s Quality Assurance process and protocols

  • Develop practical and commercial solutions to problems and take necessary action to expedite the successful accomplishment of assigned projects

  • Deliver project outcomes within client specifications and expectations

  • Ensure drawings comply with design/drafting checklists and are peer reviewed


To be successful for the role you’ll need:

  • Experience in the operation of software design tools such as AutoCAD packages and/or MicroStation

  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills

  • Ability to solve problems utilising existing procedures

  • Strong client focus, high level of motivation and dedication and the ability work well in a team environment.

  • Commitment to self-improvement and continuing professional development

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 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, water, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning begins the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. 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 keen for a new opportunity and ready to make a difference, we welcome your interest in our team! Submit your application online.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time

Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 17, 2023, 10:20:30 PM

Req ID: 23000077

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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