Job Title

Structural draughtsman

South Africa, Mpumalanga
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R30000 - R30000 Per Month
Area: South Africa, Mpumalanga
Sector: Engineering
Posted: 4 June 2024

Job Details

Engineering Firm is Secunda is hiring for a structural draughtsman. 


Job Summary:

A Structural Draughtsman is responsible for creating detailed technical drawings and plans for steel structures, concrete reinforcement, and general civil infrastructure projects. This role involves working closely with engineers and other construction professionals to ensure that all designs meet industry standards and project requirements.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Technical Drawings and Plans:

    • Develop detailed drawings and plans for steel structures, including beams, columns, trusses, and frameworks.
    • Prepare concrete reinforcement drawings, detailing rebar placement, splicing, bending, and spacing.
    • Create drawings for general civil infrastructure projects such as bridges, tunnels, roads, and drainage systems.
  2. Collaboration and Coordination:

    • Work closely with structural engineers to understand project specifications and requirements.
    • Coordinate with architects, construction managers, and other stakeholders to ensure design feasibility and accuracy.
    • Attend project meetings to discuss design progress and address any issues or changes.
  3. Standards and Compliance:

    • Ensure all drawings comply with relevant industry standards, codes, and regulations.
    • Keep up-to-date with changes in construction technology and building codes.
  4. Quality Control:

    • Review and check drawings for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with project specifications.
    • Perform quality control checks on drawings before submission.
  5. Documentation and Filing:

    • Maintain organized records of all drawings, revisions, and project documentation.
    • Ensure proper version control and document management practices.
  6. Software Utilization:

    • Utilize CAD software (e.g., AutoCAD, Revit) to produce high-quality technical drawings.
    • Employ other relevant software tools for modeling, analysis, and documentation as required.


  • 3 – 5 years of experience in Structural Draughtsman environment
  • Proficiency in Civil3D and Revit software is a MUST


  • Strong understanding of steel structure and concrete reinforcement design principles.
  • Knowledge of relevant industry standards and building codes.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Qualification as a Draughtsman or related field

This is an external advert by Flink Recruitment shortlisted candidates will receive application details, to submit online to the company