Senior Bridge Drafter

Stantec Australia

Location: St Leonards

Job Type: Full time


Senior Bridge Drafter - ( 2300025C )


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

Stantec have a strong reputation in the transport engineering due to recent project wins, and we are currently seeking a Senior Structural Bridge Drafter to join our Transport Delivery team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive global organisation with a great team culture and a focus on creating innovative solutions to our clients. We work with state and local government, developers, landowners and others, delivering traffic and transport solutions as well as working in collaboration with our interstate and international offices with specialist skills.

You will be in a key role leading and coordinating project specific bridge drafting in collaboration with the roads and BIM drafting / design teams. With a strong pipeline of committed work and a team of technical professionals you will play an integral role in new projects which have a focus on BIM.

The role can be performed at either of our offices is Sydney, Melbourne, Perth or Brisbane.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Participate in project delivery and ensure work output is of a high technical standard.

  • Complete drawings/ designs using REVIT (preferred but not essential).

  • Complete drafting documentation in accordance with procedures.

  • Conduct drafting reviews on projects.

  • Develop plans, estimates, specifications, calculations and planning layouts.

  • Prepare work plans and resource schedules for projects.

  • Provide mentoring, guidance and development to existing members of the team.

  • Deliver a client focused service and nurture the client relationship.


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Advanced Diploma or Certificate IV in Engineering with minimum 10 years’ industry related experience.

  • Mid to high level competency using REVIT (2 to 5 years – preferred but not essential)

  • Familiar with the relevant road authority standards as well as strong knowledge of best practice standards, guidelines, current trends and legislation.

  • Proficient in TfNSW drafting standards and/ or experience in other state authority standards and industry bodies like ARTC is advantageous

  • Familiar with timber, precast concrete, steel framing and reinforced concrete construction.

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 28,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at 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 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-Western Australia-Perth

Other Locations : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne, Australia-New South Wales-St. Leonards, Australia-Queensland-Fortitude Valley

Work Locations :

Perth WA

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Aug 29, 2023, 4:09:20 PM

Req ID: 2300025C

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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