Golder Associates CAD Drafter in Cairns, Australia

Golder is looking for a CAD drafter, to be engaged on a casual or part time basis, to support the design services team in our Cairns office. This position will give you the opportunity to gain experience on a broad range of challenging projects and work with nationally and internationally recognised specialists in waste containment, geosynthetic material design, contaminated land, earthworks, and stormwater management.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Working under instruction to complete designs as required on a range of civil, geotechnical and infrastructure projects.

  • Undertaking, under supervision, three-dimensional modelling on design projects.

  • Performing scaling, dimensioning, or line locating in line with Australian Standards and established industry practices.

  • Assisting in all phases of the production of drawings, including plotting, printing and collating.

  • Preparing figures for reports and presentations.

  • Completing work within standards of time, cost and quality. Working with other staff in the team to coordinate completion of deliverables.

  • Following quality protocols - drawings and model files saved in line with Golder’s procedures.

Skills and Qualifications

  • A relevant qualification in Computer Aided Design or equivalent.

  • Knowledge and experience with AutoCAD, Civil 3D and 3D application packages.

  • Ability to interpret and carry out instructions applying new acquired knowledge.

  • Ability to use basic theoretical knowledge of drafting principles to analyse and interpret information.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Good organisational and time management skills.

Golder is a highly-specialised employee-owned global firm providing consulting, design, and construction services in the areas of earth, environment, and energy, across multiple industry sectors. We are a community of people of varied skills and backgrounds with the expertise to drive our industry forward working in an environment that offers challenge and reward, where we build lifelong relationships through collaboration and a pursuit of shared success. Our projects span the globe and our passion for technical excellence and innovation enables us to do the best work possible.

We care about our people – we operate with integrity and embrace diversity. Our ownership structure affords us the opportunity to invest in our careers and take pride in something we truly own.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this role and all applications received will be considered strictly on merit.

Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

*Title: *CAD Drafter**

*Location: *AUS-Cairns**

*Requisition ID: *18001200**