Structural / Civil Draftsperson

  • Permanent
  • Ref #408707LPH
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Mpumalanga, South Africa, Africa
  • Consulting - Civil, Geotech, Structural
Employer Description

Our client is a well established multi-disciplinary consulting engineering powerhouse.

Job Description

In this position you will be reporting to the Senior Draftsperson, your duties will include but not limited to:

  • Plan and execute drafting assignments.
  • Follow operational guidelines as described by the company’s drawing system guidelines.
  • Ensure that the project drawings meet quality standards and customer requirements.
  • Ensure the company’s drawing system quality objectives are met.
  • Make adjustments or changes as directed by the responsible person.
  • Should have a good understanding of concrete and structural steel drawings, an added advantage would be an understanding of the industrial or petrochemical environment.
  • Draw completed designs from sketches or from other engineering documentation.
  • Utilise knowledge of various drafting packages and software to complete drawings.
  • 3D modelling and the creation of construction drawings thereof is essential to the role.
  • Would be advantageous if the candidate can generate concrete reinforcement drawings and schedules.
  • Discuss corrections and direct questions on drawings for discussion with the responsible person.
  • Record all changes and resubmit to responsible person.
  • Maintain competence, awareness and compliance with the project at hand.
  • Maintain consistency and high quality.
  • Address drafting related queries and concerns in a timely fashion.
  • Review the work of Junior Draftspersons and provide feedback.
  • Provide assistance to Junior Draftspersons when required.
  • Must be proficient in Autodesk Revit or MicroStation.
  • Should be medically fit and willing to visit the worksite for measurements and related activities.


  • Drafting Diploma (advantage)


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience.
  • 3D / AutoCad / Microstation / Revit
  • Valid driver’s licence.

Salary / Package

Market related


To be discussed with the employer