Civil Engineering Draftsperson and Technician

Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians assist in civil engineering research, design, construction, operations and maintenance.
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$1574 per week
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    Overview

    Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians assist in civil engineering research, design, construction, operations and maintenance.

    Day-to-day

    • preparing sketches, charts, tabulations, plans and designs for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewerage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams, bridges and other structures
    • performing and directing fieldwork and laboratory testing
    • interpreting work assignment instructions, applying appropriate procedures and selecting equipment
    • collecting and analysing data, and carrying out computations
    • estimating material costs and ensuring finished works are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions
    • inspecting civil engineering works, and organising and supervising maintenance and repair work
    • conducting field and laboratory tests of construction materials and soils, and collecting data for traffic surveys.

    To become a Civil Engineering Draftsperson and Technician

    • You usually need a formal qualification in civil engineering or another relevant field and experience working with drafting software to work as a Civil Engineering Draftsperson or Technician. Vocational Education and Training (VET) and university are both common study pathways.

      Take a Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting

    Skills employers are looking for

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