Apprentice Draftsperson – Structural - Melbourne CBD

Job No: NOR322
Location: Melbourne, VIC

The Company 

Northrop Consulting Engineers is more than just a workplace. We have been established for 40 years and are essentially a people business who grows by creating opportunities for our people to help build the business and their career. We encourage and support our people to excel both professionally and personally.

An employee owned, multidiscipline consultancy with an open management structure, we employ over 270 staff and operate across 8 offices in NSW, ACT, QLD and VIC. When you join Northrop, you join a company that will support your career. You will be inspired by experienced professionals around you whilst working on a diverse range of interesting projects.

The Role

We are currently seeking high school students currently studying technical design related subjects as well as interested recent school leavers, for our 2018 Apprentice Draftsperson Program. This role will be based in the Structural Engineering department of our Melbourne Office.

Working with professional and experienced teams on exciting and prestigious projects, you will be provided with extensive on-the-job training and mentoring. You will develop skills in the latest Revit, AutoCAD and Engineering technology and gain vast experience as part of our Apprentice Draftsperson Program.

Successful applicants will complete engineering studies at an accredited technical college, as part of an industry recognised apprenticeship. Along with an industry-competitive salary, all course fees will be reimbursed for your studies.

If you are completing or have recently completed your VCE and have an interest in pursuing a career in engineering, your future could be at Northrop.

The Candidate

You will have access to many opportunities within Northrop and with our support we will help you to develop your career and make it happen.

As the successful candidate you will possess:

  • Computer literacy with a keen interest in technical drawing. Exposure to software packages such as AutoCAD and Revit while not required, is highly preferred.
  • The ability to work independently or collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Enthusiasm along with a passion for the construction and engineering industry.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


If you are motivated, thirsty for knowledge and have a drive to succeed then we would like to hear from you. Please click the ‘Apply’ button to complete your application.

Northrop is an equal opportunity employer.

***No agencies please. Applications are sought from direct applicants only.


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