Senior Design Drafter

Senior Design Drafter

Advitech is seeking a senior design drafter to supplement and support our team of drafters. In this role as Senior Design Drafter, you will contribute to diverse mechanical and structural projects, for a diverse mix of clients.


  • Preparing 3D models, technical drawings, plans, and designs for mechanical, structural, and civil work with the guidance of experienced drafters and engineers.
  • Drawings to include detail and assembly drawings, bills of material, general arrangement, sub-assembly, and component drawings.
  • Conducting site inspections of client sites alongside experienced drafters and engineers and working with clients to develop conceptual design solutions to diverse problems.
  • Assisting in the project costing and tender and quote preparation.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will meet the following essential criteria:

  • Drafting certificate or engineering diploma with greater than 5 years industrial experience
  • Familiarity with modelling and drafting in the Autodesk environment (e.g., AutoCAD and Inventor)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Current drivers licence

Senior Design Drafters meeting the following desirable criteria will be considered favourably:

  • Mechanical trade background (e.g., fabrication, fitting, machining)
  • Familiarity with Autodesk Revit & Advanced Steel

About the Position

Position Type: Full Time – flexible work practices apply for this role
Reports To: Drafting Group Leader
Location: Advitech office, located in the Emergent Group Headquarters, Newcastle.
Salary: Competitive salary plus superannuation and generous income protection insurance, wellbeing vouchers, referral program bonus, overtime options, and monthly lunches.

Benefits of Working Here

Advitech provides high-level engineering and environmental services, advice, and management across sectors. We believe it’s our people that set us apart from the competition. We seek passionate and qualified professionals who share our commitment to helping our clients achieve their operational goals.

When you work for an Emergent Group company you become part of a team of people committed to applying science and technology solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.

We do our best to maintain a healthy, collaborative and friendly work culture, where individuality and difference are respected and all voices are heard.

The wellbeing of our people is our top priority. We offer great benefits including flexibility of working arrangements and career development opportunities.

To Apply

If you have the legal right to work in Australia and are looking for a company with an enviable culture, please send us your resume and a cover letter addressing how you meet the requirements for this role.

Applications close: Sunday 28 April 2024

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. We appreciate the time and effort it takes to prepare and submit your application. As a Circle Back Initiative Employer we are committed to reviewing and responding to every applicant. We don’t just contact the short-listed candidates, or leave you wondering.

Position Reference # 2024_A05

More Information

For more information regarding this position, call us on 02 4924 5400.