Draftspersons are the technical illustrators! They create detailed drawings and plans based on specifications provided by architects and engineers. With their expertise in drafting software and attention to detail, they translate concepts into accurate technical drawings.
What does this job involve?
Creating detailed technical drawings and plans
Utilising computer-aided design (CAD) software
Translating design concepts into precise drawings
Drafting architectural plans and layouts
Preparing engineering and manufacturing drawings
Taking accurate measurements and dimensions
Organising and maintaining drawing archives
Working closely with architects and engineers to refine designs
How do I get into this career?
Complete a Certificate IV in Residential Drafting which will prepare you for entry-level roles such as a Junior Drafter.