Bridge Civil Structures Drafter

Perth, Western Australia, au
Company: Arup
Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 19:07:16

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work. 

We are truly global, and our 15,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants around the world deliver innovative projects with creativity and passion.
You will be a key member of the team where your work in civil drafting and design will aim to enhance the team's portfolio of skills and expertise in this area.

About you

Arup have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, enthusiastic and Civil Structures Drafter to join the Infrastructure team in Perth. You will bring sound CAD design and engineering skills complemented by the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders at all levels in both technical and non-technical scenarios. You are a self-manager, goal focussed and able to deliver results in a dynamic, demanding and fast paced environment. You will be a motivated, positive, quality focussed team player with the ability to hold your own and support others when required to meet deadlines. You will be looking to be involved in and actively contribute to a range of structures and bridge projects. 

As a successful candidate in this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Structures / bridge drafting experience essential.
  • Experience with drawing production in AutoCAD 2D/3D essential.
  • Experience with 3D structural modelling software in TEKLA (concrete and steel) preferred.
  • Ability to work closely with design engineers and communicate with people at all levels in both technical and non-technical environments. 
  • Ability to manage your own workload, prioritising tasks and meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to maintain personal effectiveness and team relationships at times of significant pressure.
  • Organised and able to effectively prioritise even when demands are significant.
  • About the role

    The role is part of the Civil Structures team within the Infrastructure Group and covers a broad range of skills relating to civil structures / bridges drafting. 

    In this role you will:

  • Be responsible for undertaking defined drafting tasks to meet client requirements for the documentation of various civil structures / bridge design projects.
  • Use a combination of standard and modified drafting methods/techniques in order to solve problems including the use of Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) and TEKLA. 
  • Ensure that the design quality procedures are applied and drawing products comply with the requirements of the project management plans. 
  • Maintain own professional skill set in line with market/industry standards through training and knowledge building exercises both as provided by Arup and pursued independently.
  • The people at Arup are driven to find a better way and to deliver better solutions for our clients.

    We welcome applications from a diverse group of people, including those who are seeking flexible working, have accessibility needs, want to bring their whole selves to work, and can enrich our workforce with cultural diversity.

    We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including a global profit share scheme, excellent staff benefits and long-term career development opportunities.

    We’ve always been a purpose-led organisation. we are here to support each other, to do our best work possible and make our own special contribution. We’re here to shape a better world, and for us ‘better’ is all about creating a more sustainable future for the world.

    If you are interested in helping us shape a better world, please click “Apply Now” to submit your online application.

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