Survey Draftsperson

Survey Draftsperson
East Brisbane, QLD
12 May 2024
$61,050 - $91,575 / year
Applications close:
May 12, 2024
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Job Description

"Would you like to become a world-class Survey Draftsperson, whose professional growth is actively supported and invested in, with opportunities to gain survey experience and advance upwards?"


Our Company


Hillocc is a well-established (28+ years) and growing firm of professional Cadastral and Spatial Surveyors headquartered in Brisbane. Our team is well known for the services we provide to our clients in the spatial, land development and premium residential construction industry.


Culture and Values


We value quality and accuracy over quantity.


We achieve this by supporting our people with realistic scheduling and the best training, systems, and equipment. We only partner with high-end clients who share these same principals to ensure our people never need to compromise their standards.




To be Australia's leading high-end cadastral and spatial surveying firm, by developing our people through industry-leading training and mentoring programs and equipping them with the most effective tools and equipment, systems and procedures.


The Role


Our Drafting department is looking for a Senior CAD Draftsperson who has experience in similar roles to become a leader within our Drafting department and to take on the preparation of topographical site and boundary plans relevant to the construction industry.


You can expect to start on:

  • A base-salary of $55,000 p/a + superannuation ($61,050).
  • With bonuses, you could earn $82,500 p/a + super ($91k+ Salary).
  • Scheduled and guaranteed annual pay increases.


You will also be provided with ongoing training, mentorship, career development and guidance, because we believe our staff are our greatest asset. You can also expect to receive ample opportunity to advance your career and promote within the company as Hillocc is growing.


The potential career progression for a Senior Draftsperson at Hillocc is: 


Senior Draftsperson > Drafting Manager > VP Operations


Whilst we’re looking for an individual with leadership potential, you will receive personalised and one-on-one mentoring directly from the companies CEO and executive team.


This Is For You If...


You are a motivated draftsperson and are uniquely obsessed with performing highly accurate drafting and get a thrill from producing quality survey plans that delight clients.


You're committed to your professional development and have ambitions to advance upwards and be rewarded within a growing company.


What's in it for you?

  • Lifestyle and Family-friendly hours:
    • 100% Brisbane-based — no FIFO
    • No weekends and no shift-work
    • Office-based role; opportunity to go into the field if desired
  • Excellent remuneration:
    • Competitive base-salary
    • Industry-leading bonuses
    • Guaranteed annual pay increases
  • Advancement and development opportunities:
    • Career development program
    • One-on-one mentoring
    • Varied work (no pigeonholing)
    • Promote quickly within a growing company
      (management & executive positions opening in near future)
Key Responsibilities

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Interpret raw field data into 2D/3D CAD drawings
  • Interpret engineering and architectural plans
  • Preparation of Topographical Site and Boundary plans
  • Provide training and mentoring to Jr Survey Draftspersons
  • Liaise with clients (regarding architectural, building, engineering and survey plans)
Skills & Experience

The Successful Applicant Will Have:

  • Real experience with CAD programs
  • Ability to learn trigonometric calculations
  • Be methodical and have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Excellent computer knowledge and technical problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability or potential to effectively lead others
  • Ambition to self-develop and advance within the company
  • Relevant CAD course or certificate
Application Requirements

Please INCLUDE In Your Application:

  1. Your experience with CAD in similar roles (e.g. Surveying/Construction)
  2. Why you would like to work at Hillocc?
  3. Why should Hillocc select you?

NB. Applicants who don't include a written application letter that clearly addresses the three questions above will not be considered.

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