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Jacobs Cadet Civil Designer/Drafter (Transport) in Adelaide, Australia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter and more accessible for all. In our transport work, that means designing innovative solutions to move people and goods safely and efficiently across the globe. From rail systems mobilising accessible transit, to ports linking land and sea – when it comes to connecting the people and places of tomorrow, the future of transport depends on us.

We’re seeking a Cadet Civil Designer/Drafter to join our Adelaide Transport team .Our team works on major road and rail projects mainly within South Australia, but also provides support for major road and rail projects for other states across the country. Recent projects delivered by the team include the Darlington Upgrade and the Northern Connector as part of the North-South Corridor in Adelaide. Potential future projects include the Main South Road Duplication and the Hove Level Crossing Removal Projects.

Under the guidance and mentorship of our senior designers you’ll develop the skills to forge a successful career in the Consulting Engineering industry, including:

  • Technical 3D model production using civil modelling software (OpenRoads,MX, 12D), within a team of technical staff.

  • Project drafting and assisting other project drafters in the set-up of drafting systems at the commencement of new projects.

  • Undertaking modelling and drafting reviews on projects to ensure a consistently high standard of drafting is being maintained.

  • Participating in all phases of project delivery, under the direction of Engineers, Project Managers and the Lead Designer.

  • Adhering to quality assurance processes and practices including document control and design verification.

  • Working within program and budget controls in order for the company to meet its commercial obligations.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

This position is suitable for students enrolled in the Associate Degree in Civil & Structural Engineering at TAFE . Ideally, you'll complete your Associate Degree through TAFE part time, while gaining industry experience through employment with Jacobs

Key skills/requirements for this role include:

  • Year 12 High School qualifications satisfying entry level criteria for the Associate Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering at TAFE SA

  • General understanding of drawing concepts

  • An aptitude to develop skills in civil modelling software and a passion for digital project delivery

  • Capable of working within a team environment or individually

This is a unique role that requires applicants hold Australian / New Zealand Citizenship or Australian Permanent Residency. Bring your curiosity, collaborative spirit and strong attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfil what drives you – so we can make big impacts on the world, together.

*Jacobs. A world where you can. *

We're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. Partnering with clients to deliver innovative scientific, technical, professional and program-management solutions, we’re creating thriving cities, resilient environments, multi-purpose and smart infrastructure for all.

Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Having the right blend of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations.

To be considered for this role, please apply via the link and attach your CV, proof of Australian working rights (e.g. birth certificate or passport) and academic transcript to your application.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.