Australia – Queensland, Cairns
AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, construction, environmental and energy. With over 56,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all the key markets that it serves.
This is a new position to support our growing team in Melbourne and will allow you to operate across a multi-functional business, working alongside Project Managers, Engineers, Designers and Civil/Structural Drafters to deliver some of our major projects.
As a Cadet Design Drafter you can expect to experience:
+ Involvement in high profile transport planning projects
+ Learning across all phases of the design process (planning, design and construction)
+ Site visits including to remote places such as Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Straits
+ The latest design software applications
+ Learning from qualified and talented senior Designers and Drafters
Within AECOM there is a defined career structure for our Drafters and Designers. Once you complete your Associate Degree in Engineering you will move into a Technical Officer role where you will continue to be supported and involved in projects to further develop your skills and experience.
+ Motivated and can get along with people in a team environment
+ Can roll up your sleeves and get involved
+ Eager to learn through on the job experience and University study
+ Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent)
**Benefits at AECOM**
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.
We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing:
+ Flexible start and finish times, working from home and job share options;
+ State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
+ Paid parental and partner leave;
+ Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
+ Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
+ Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
+ Employee stock purchase plans;
+ Paid study assistance;
+ Professional and technical development opportunities.
**What We Offer**
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
**Job Category** Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
**Business Line** Transportation
**Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
**Position Status** Full-Time
**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 233834BR
**Clearance Required** No
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.