Jul 26, 2022

Civil Water Designer

  • GHD
  • Perth WA, Australia
Full time Design


GHD’s Water team is expanding. We have a great opportunity for a Civil Water Designer to join our Water team in our Perth office. This is a rare opportunity to continue your drafting/design career with a diverse organisation, dedicated to the development of our people and their careers.

The role will require digitally developing the design of water conveyance projects while collaborating with other engineering disciplines. The ability to work with other disciplines (outside of Water) will be expected as part of GHD’s collaboration approach to delivering projects.

Key responsibilities of this position include:

  • An excellent working knowledge of 12D and/or Civil 3D for water pressure main design
  • Preparation of 2D design drawings using AutoCAD and other design/drafting software in the field of Civil engineering
  • Collaborating with multi discipline team members on various technical tasks 
  • Experience of 3D earthworks design will also be highly advantageous

What you will bring to the role:

  • Solid understanding of 12D and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D design software 
  • Experience in other design packages such as Microstation is desirable but not essential
  • Well-developed verbal communication skills and a proven attention to detail
  • Good computer skills coupled with a positive attitude and a desire to continue learning new technology and workflows
  • A developed knowledge of civil drafting and design principles used in producing final documentation
  • An organised approach to meeting deadlines
  • The ability to collaborate and be an adaptable team member
  • A Diploma in Civil/Structural Drafting/Engineering from a recognised Training Centre and Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential

Contact Antonia Tomassone
T +61 08 6222 8631

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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Required work rights

Australian Permanent Resident

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