Team Leader - Design Drafting

Job Title: Team Leader - Design Drafting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $150000 - $200000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working environment, study allowances, international opportunities
Start Date: 2018-12-12
Reference: JO-1812-92625
Contact Name: Tim Venn
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2018 16:26

Job Description

About the Company
A leading global provider of technical multidiscipliinary engineering services with a very well established Power division

About the Role
Lead a team of 14 Drafters and ensure the highest quality of delivery to a wide portfolio of clients in tranmission, distribution and renewable generation

• Maximise resources and performance to meet client and project pipeline expectations
• Be a virtual team champion to engage with Section Leaders across Jacobs Global Integrated Delivery Offices (GID) and provide support to designers/ drafters in the India, Philippines and Kuala Lumpur
• Provide technical expertise, training and mentoring to the design team in AutoCAD and MicroStation – having knowledge and prior experience in 3D detailing/ drafting is an advantage
• Responsible for the effective implementation and adoption of work processes, systems and standards
• Drive accountability, provide clear direction and create an environment where staff are empowered and motivated to meet the Operations Centre and Area objectives and address the client’s needs

About You
The successful candiate will meet the following requirements ; 

• Tertiary engineering qualifications, Advanced Diploma of Engineering
• At least 8 years’ experience preferred in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical Drafting
• The ability to maintain high work standards, minimise errors and attention to detail
• The ability to perform steadily during peak work load and remain calm under pressure
• A detail orientated and thorough approach to reviewing work
• Good understanding on 3D detailing for steel design
• Availability and willingness to travel within Asia-Pacific
• Excellent interpersonal skills and willingness and ability to work as part of a multi discipline team
• Well-developed report writing skills and ability to prepare design reports using Company QA guidelines and procedures
• Understanding of HSE regulations and construction standards

The Benefits
The Team Leader will enjoy; 
  • An established and hgh performing Power team
  • An enviable clientele of generation, transmission and distribution operators 
  • Travel other locations to meet the international teams with who you collaborate 
  • Enjoy excellent medium and long term prospects 

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Venn on 03 9929 9549, quoting ref no. JO-1812-92625. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at