Trainee Drafter

Ghdltd (Sydney NSW, Australia) 5 days ago
The Opportunity

The Digital Engineering team need a switched on and enthusiastic Technician Intern to assist with the delivery of engineering design projects. This developmental role will give you the opportunity to grow your skills and learn from the best in the business to gain a professional understanding of drafting, design concepts and processes using AutoCAD and 3D modelling programs. If you are keen to flex our design muscle and be part of a growing digital team then this position is perfect for you.


Ideally you are enrolled in a Diploma course at TAFE. GHD will support your part-time study by covering a portion of fees and providing time off to complete coursework. In-house learning and development will also provide you with valuable on-the-job technical training.


As Technician Intern you will build skills and experience in:

Producing 2D design drawings, 3D models, visualisations, virtual reality scenes, big data analysis and GIS analytics;
Developing excellent drawing and Model checking skills;
Liaison with designers and project team engineers to ensure timely delivery of project outputs.


About You 

Motivated to learn and a positive attitude
Passion for design knowledge through on the job experience and study
Interest in 3D modelling, 2D drawing extraction and digital technology
Great written and communication skills.
High achievement levels in Maths and Science (Physics) subjects at High School
Completed or Graduating from Year 12
Enrolled or be willing to enrol in a Diploma of Civil Construction Design
Basic proficiency in using AutoCAD
Sound skills to use all Microsoft Office packages.


As part of the Apprenticeship, you will be required to pass course exams of the Diploma to achieve successful completion of this qualification.


Why GHD?

Being the best we can be is in our culture.
We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanisation are made sustainable for generations to come.


Our commitment to you

Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognise achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business.


Who we are

We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly ‘One GHD’ across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.


Interested? Apply now.


For any queries, please contact Ben Jenkins in our Talent Acquisition Team.



GHD is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities and invites applications from all nationalities, genders, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


We respectfully ask that no agency resumes be presented at this stage.



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