Civil Engineering Draftsperson using computer aided design software to design bridge components

Civil Engineering Draftsperson

Civil Engineering Draftspersons prepare detailed drawings and plans for civil engineering work in support of Civil Engineering Professionals and Engineering Technologists.

Overview

Civil Engineering Draftspersons prepare detailed drawings and plans for civil engineering work in support of Civil Engineering Professionals and Engineering Technologists.

Day-to-day

  • prepares sketches, charts, tabulations, plans and designs for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams and other structures.

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Apprenticeships may be available

To become a Civil Engineering Draftsperson

  • You usually need a Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification in civil engineering, engineering drafting, civil construction design or another related field to work as a Civil Engineering Draftsperson. Some workers have university qualifications.

    Take a Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting

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