AECOM Bridge Draughtperson in Cape Town, South Africa

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146098BR

Position Title Bridge Draughtperson

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country South Africa

State/Province/Region ZA - Western Cape

City Cape Town

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

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing drawings for bridges, culverts and other road related structures in a 2D/3D environment.

  • Applying AECOM Quality Management System (QMS) in all work.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3-5 years’ experience using CAD within bridge engineering environment.

  • Reinforcement detailing and preparation of bending schedules.

Personal attributes qualities or competencies:

  • Ability to plan and execute work independently.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Dedicated to deliver correct and accurate work.

  • Ability to working in a team.

  • Good communication skills.

Other comments:

  • A eagerness to learn.

  • Own reliable transport.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Having a Autodesk Certified Professional Certificate in CAD/Revit will be advantageous.

  • Revit, BIM and CADS-RC experience advantageous.

Preferred Qualifications

  • CAD Certification.

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.