AECOM Trainee Drafter - Assistant Technical Officer – Energy in Sydney, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated person to join our group and support the business. As Trainee Drafter - Assistant Technical Officer – Energy, you will work as part of our Energy and Power team to assist with delivery of design projects. This role is a developmental one where you will grow your skills-base and acquire a more specialised understanding of drafting and design concepts and processes using AutoCAD and MicroStation.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to work as part of a highly motivated team;

  • Positive attitude and good communication skills;

  • Strong problem solving skills;

  • Interest in gaining electrical design knowledge through on the job experience;

  • Producing electrical designs and associated engineering drawings;

  • Develop excellent drawing and checking skills;

  • Liaison with designers and project team engineers to ensure timely delivery of project outputs;

  • Work with lead designer to assist with aligning design standards and processes with the rest of the Energy business line;

  • Have successfully completed more than 50% of the Electrical Engineering diploma course.


  • Basic proficiency in using AutoCAD preferred, but not essential

  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office Excel and Word packages.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Enrolled in Electrical Engineering diploma course.

  • High achievement levels in Maths and Science subjects

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200588BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.