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Mechanical Drafter

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Location Mackay, Queensland Salary competitive
Sector Engineering Type contract

A key client has recently won a number of tenders and will soon be hiring 2-3 Mechanical Drafters to join their team in Mackay, QLD. This an opportunity for you to use your product, application and engineering knowledge to holistically manage conveyor products throughout their life from concept, design, manufacture through to the application and use of the product. Initial 6 month contract, possibility of extension.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide initial drawings that meet client and Australian standards requirements to engineers for design verification.
  • Consult the team and participate in design risk assessments.
  • Follow up any resulting actions from risk assessments as required.
  • Maintain and monitor drafting schedule for comparison to plan.
  • Provide regular feedback to Senior Draftsperson on any slippage.
  • Liaise with customers as required to understand client requirements, finalise drawings and participate in risk assessments.

Experience, skills and attributes required:

  • Qualifications in drafting
  • Experience as a Draftperson within the coal mining industry
  • A comprehensive knowledge of conveyor systems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Inventor
  • Familiarity with using Australian or ISO standards where applicable


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