Job Description

Draftsperson, Civil – Perth, Western Australia

  • A career development opportunity working in a world class geotechnical team
  • Full-time & flexible work options are available if you need them
  • Perth CBD

Our mining team have always had a strong pipeline of challenging projects; we are well-established  and offer a supportive environment with flexible work practices

About the opportunity

People enjoy working in our team because they rarely go a day without learning something new. We have a great mix of local  and international projects to work on across multiple clients.

Key functions will include

  • Prepare designs based on technical scopes of work
  • Coordination of drafting and design work
  • Provide checking role for projects
  • Assist the Engineers to translate concept designs into detailed drawings and design
  • Coordinate the design of dams, stormwater drainage, water quality and earthwork projects
  • Quantities, calculations and cost estimates
  • Provision of Design and Drafting support  to other teams.

Our environment is fast paced and fun.  People enjoy working in our team because we’re one of the most recognised brands for expertise in our industry and that means we get to work on some of the largest and most complex projects in our region.

About you

To settle in and be successful you will need the following:

  • Design experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D essential and 12D optional
  • To assist the engineers to translate concept designs into detailed drawings and design
  • Coordinate the design of dams, stormwater drainage, water quality and earthwork projects
  • You need to be comfortable handling quantities, calculations and cost estimates
  • Minimum 2 years demonstrated hands on experience in the application of AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • Demonstrated design experience on civil and waste infrastructure projects would be an advantage

Please note: You must hold Australian permanent work rights to apply for this position.


About us


We're proud of our reputation for deep expertise – for digging deeper, thinking smarter and seeing further. Since joining Tetra Tech, we've combined the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with Coffey. It's a strong combination that's supporting our growth and creating exciting opportunities.


Our culture and benefits
Our culture is underpinned by our values and our behaviours: doing the right thing; exploring new
ideas; collaborating and sharing knowledge and ensuring our own and each other’s well-being.

Our flexible work practices are important to our culture too. 
We understand that work is only one of the things we do in life. That’s why we’ve introduced our new flexibility option which allows you to purchase up to 4 weeks of additional leave on top of your regular annual leave.
Our benefits include:

  • Supportive and flexible work environment
  • Commitment to your career development
  • Competitive salary package
  • Purchase of additional leave on top of regular annual leave
  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
  • Employee stock purchase plan


We believe in equal opportunity
We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people. 
We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They’re the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.


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