AECOM Civil Drafter / Technical Officer in Brisbane, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148819BR

Position Title Civil Drafter / Technical Officer

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Transportation

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Queensland

City Brisbane

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM’s Highways Design Team in Brisbane is looking for a Civil Drafter / Technical Officer to join our transport team. As part of this role, you will assist with providing drafting design input and technical support in the production of engineering drawings and documentation for small to medium scale projects. You will actively participate in, and contribute to, all technical aspects of small to major transportation projects, utilising your high attention to detail to review and verify drawings. This role will give you the opportunity to liaise with senior and lead designers and project engineers on projects such as Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes and Rockhampton Northern Access Road in order to align design standards and processes.

Minimum Requirements

• 1-5 years’ relevant work experience;

• Demonstrated past experience in Design Drafting on Civil Transport related projects;

• Knowledge of TMR Design and Drafting Presentation standards will be highly advantageous.

We are looking for a highly driven professional with a strong client-centric approach, who is looking to further develop their skills working in a fast-paced and dynamic team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

• Recognised qualification (eg. Associate Degree, Bachelor of Engineering Technology, or equivalent) alternatively currently in their final semester of Associate Degree with a view to completing later this year.

• Capability in computer design package AutoCAD;

• 12D experience advantageous.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.