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A civil engineering draftsperson prepares detailed drawings and plans for civil engineering work in support of Civil Engineering Professionals and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required in Australia and a civil engineering draftsperson is a Skill Level 2 occupation.
Civil Engineering Draftsperson Occupation Lists
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GROUP: 3122 CIVIL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSONS AND TECHNICIANS
The job of a civil engineering draftsperson in Australia is to assist in civil engineering research, design, construction, operations and maintenance.
Most occupations in the civil engineering draftsperson unit group (Group 3122) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. The number of job openings for Civil Engineering Draftspersons going forward is expected to be below average.
Registration or licensing may be required in Australia as a civil engineering draftsperson.
Occupations within the Civil Engineering Draftsperson Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same engineering group if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
English Requirement for a Civil Engineering Draftsperson
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
Civil Engineering Draftsperson is currently assessed with EA - (Engineers Australia); more information regarding assessment bodies
The average salary for a Civil Engineering Draftsperson in Australia is $ 82,618 for male employees and $ 64,810 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 38.7 Females: 39.5 Persons: 38.8
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3122) Civil engineering draftspersons and technicians - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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Licensing and/or Professional Associations
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