CAD Leader – West Gate Tunnel project

Aurecon brings ideas to life to design a better future. Imagining what is possible, we turn problems into solutions. We provide advisory, design, delivery and asset management services on variety of projects across the globe. We seek to unravel complexity, create clarity and invent new value for clients and we use our unique thinking to provide innovative solutions

We bring ideas to life by partnering with clients and use our innovation and expertise, with technology, to solve their complex problems. 

Our people are empowered to deliver our vision – fostering human achievement and enhancing communities, in partnership with our clients. Our projects are diverse and recognised for engineering and technical excellence by independent industry awards nationally and internationally.

About the position:

The West Gate Tunnel Project is Australia’s largest Infrastructure Project and Aurecon, along with its Joint Venture partner Jacobs, is looking for a CAD Manager for the detailed design phase which runs until December 2019.  With a CAD team of over 70 people across civil, structural, M&E and Buildings disciplines located in 10 countries, this is a significant career defining role for someone who likes a challenge. 

This role will report through to the Digital Information Manager who sits on the Joint Venture Leadership team and will act as their 2IC on the project.  As such, this role will require high levels of communication, management and technical skills in equal measure.

What we are looking for:

We are keen to hear from senior professionals who have experience managing multidisciplinary drafting & modelling teams who are keen to take on a leadership role on a once in a generation project.  You will also need to be comfortable working in a diverse, complex and multi-disciplinary environment which will also be quite fast paced.

From a technical perspective, you should be able to demonstrate experience in the following:

  • Strong Civil roads and infrastructure background
  • Significant design delivery experience, including in a leadership capacity
  • Proficient in MicroStation, AutoCAD and ProjectWise
  • Proven experience leading drafting teams on large projects
  • Experience in developing and implementing drafting standards & CAD customisation
  • Attention to detail, strong QA skills

At Aurecon, we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, encourages sustainability and promotes team work and work life balance. We offer an attractive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work on high profile projects together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We also support flexible work practices in line with our commitments as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality.

If working on some of Victoria's largest projects sounds like something you'd be interested in exploring further, please register your interest by using the "Apply Now" button below, or for a confidential discussion, please contact Steven Nield in our Melbourne office on +61 3 9975 3699.

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