Design Draftsperson – Civil/Structural

Design Draftsperson - Civil/Structural

Advitech is seeking a Design Draftsperson – Civil/Structural to join our team of drafters. In this role, you will contribute to structural and mechanical projects, for a diverse mix of clients and industry sectors.


  • Preparing 3D models, technical drawings, plans, and designs for mechanical, structural, and civil work with the guidance of experienced drafters and engineers.
  • Preparing drawings including detail and assembly drawings, bills of material, general arrangement, sub-assembly, and component drawings.
  • Conducting site inspections of client sites alongside experienced drafters and engineers and working with clients to develop conceptual design solutions to diverse problems.
  • Reviewing and signing-off designs and associated documentation prepared by other team members
  • Assisting in the project costing and tender and quote preparation.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will meet the following essential criteria:

  • Drafting certificate or engineering diploma with between 3 and 10 years of industrial experience.
  • Familiarity with modelling and drafting in the Autodesk environment (e.g., AutoCAD and Inventor).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Current drivers licence

Civil/Structural design drafters meeting the following desirable criteria will be considered favourably:

  • Mechanical trade background (e.g., fabrication, fitting, machining).
  • Familiarity with Autodesk Revit & Advanced Steel.

About the Position

Position Type: Full Time – flexible work practices apply for this role
Reports To: Drafting Group Leader
Location: Advitech office, located in the Emergent Group Headquarters, Mayfield West (Newcastle).
Salary: Competitive salary plus superannuation and generous income protection insurance, wellbeing vouchers, referral program bonus, overtime options, and monthly lunches.

Benefits of Working Here

Advitech provides high-level engineering and environmental services, advice, and management across sectors. We believe it’s our people that set us apart from the competition. We seek passionate and qualified professionals who share our commitment to helping our clients achieve their operational goals.

When you work for an Emergent Group company you become part of a team of people committed to applying science and technology solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.

We do our best to maintain a healthy, collaborative and friendly work culture, where individuality and difference are respected and all voices are heard.

The wellbeing of our people is our top priority. We offer great benefits including flexibility of working arrangements and career development opportunities.

To Apply

If you have the legal right to work in Australia and are looking for a company with an enviable culture, please send us your resume and a cover letter addressing how you meet the requirements for this role.

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. We appreciate the time and effort it takes to prepare and submit your application. As a Circle Back Initiative Employer we are committed to reviewing and responding to every applicant. We don’t just contact the short-listed candidates, or leave you wondering.

Position Reference # 2024_A07

More Information

For more information regarding this position, call us on 02 4924 5400.