Company: Wood
Skills: CAD / CAM
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking a CAD Administrator in order to grow its Brisbane Mining & Mineral group.

Wood is at the forefront of engineering solutions for a net zero future. A key component of decarbonising the world is the Mining and Minerals Industry which supplies the critical minerals required for this revolution. Wood is currently delivering critical metals projects (Battery and Magnet metals) all over the world, including Copper, Lithium, Vanadium, Rare Earths, and Base Metals projects.

This position will primarily support and customise intelligent Plant Applications (both 2D and 3D) on projects and ensure conformance to Wood procedures. This is based in our head office in the Brisbane CBD and will be a full time permanent position.

In this highly visible role, roles and responsibilities include (but will not be limited to):
  • Actively contribute to the development of the intelligent 2D and 3D CAD environment including modelling, design review, reporting and drawing production
  • Provide support and resolve CAD related issues
  • Provide training and education to CAD users on the use of the Wood Intelligent CAD applications and procedures
  • Conduct workshops and other training as necessary to ensure all project personnel are conversant with the CAD applications as used in the Wood environment
  • Assist with the development of quality procedures and supporting documentation that reflect best practice initiatives and workflows that will assist in the efficient use of CAD applications
  • Take responsibility for own and team's decisions, judgments, actions, products, services and processes
  • Develop new insights into situations and applies innovative solutions to make organizational improvements
  • Support a work environment that encourages creative thinking and innovation

Skills / Qualifications

What will set you apart from other applicants will be your previous experience in a large company within the resources industry in a similar position. Your 5+ years of experience is a catalyst for fostering excellent relationships both internally and externally. You will also have:
  • Minimum 5 years experience supporting and customising CAD systems
  • A sound knowledge of Plant Design Software and its applications particularly OpenPlant Modeler and P&ID software
  • Understanding of the OpenPlant data structures and the ability to add component catalogues and specifications
  • Excellent Microstation skills
  • Proven ability in the use of intelligent 3D engineering delivery systems
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of VBA programming language
  • Client focussed and Partnering approach
  • Innovation and Solutions focussed

Please note, only applicants holding valid working rights in Australia will be considered. We are looking for Brisbane based candidates. If you plan on relocating, please include a Cover Letter.

So much of our success depends on feeling part of a team with people around us that we can rely on. What unites us is our values. They set the tone, help create our culture, give us one common set of principles and help us all have a great experience at work.

If you're an experienced CAD Administrator, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.