A Class Engineering

Job title

Tekla Detailer – Structural Steel

Job Description

A Class Engineering is a family-owned and well-respected structural steel company serving the construction industry throughout greater Sydney. Located in the Blue Mountains area, the factory is a 35 minute drive from Penrith and is 1.5km from the nearest station. The team at A Class are a friendly, open and approachable group who value team work and respect each member as part of the family.
  • Full Time
  • Lawson

Website A Class Engineering

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Roles & responsibilities

A Class Engineering is seeking an accomplished steel detailer proficient in the use of Tekla Structure. Reporting to the Pre-Production Project Manager, the role requires a drafter who is confident to juggle multiple projects at varying stages of the drafting process. You will be required to work at a fast pace and produce high quality drawings, so experience and confidence using the software is essential. We are looking for a team player who enjoys collaborating and thinks ahead, identifies issues, makes suggestions to save money and time and considers the entire journey of the steel from drafting to procurement to fabrication to installation. We require someone who is eager to take ownership of the drafting function, build a library and a set of efficiency processes and is keen to grow, learn and constantly champion improvements to ensure optimal internal and external client satisfaction.


  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret structural and architectural drawings and specifications.
  • Liaise with engineers, architects, builders, site supervisors, project managers, boilermakers and riggers.
  • Identify and foresee fabrication and construction problems and to address any problems in a timely and professional manner.
  • Communicating with clients to discuss the progress of their project/discussing next steps.
  • Ensuring tasks are completed to strict deadlines.
  • Ability to quality check your own model and shop drawings.
  • Produce accurate, clear and easy to read shop drawings and marking plans.
  • Strong ability to manage individual projects as well as work collaboratively.
  • Ability to work on multiple client projects and to prioritise task delivery.
  • Willing to work primarily onsite in the office in Lawson as a lot of face to face collaboration is required.
  • Will manage document control and some project administration throughout the project.
  • Thrives working at a fast pace.
  • Is an innovative thinker that strives for efficiency.
  • Is hungry to learn more and diversify skillset.
  • Will attend site to perform site surveys and 3D laser scanning (training will be provided)
  • Will attend site meetings with clients when required.
  • Advance Tekla Structure user 4+ years is ideal
  • NSW drivers license and car
  Nice to have:
  • Document control experience
  • Point cloud file management experience
  • 3D laser scanner experience
  To be successful in this role, the individual must:
  • Be a team player that tries to help others in the team
  • Be someone that enjoys a challenge
  • Be reliable, punctual and have a sound work ethic
  • Take pride in their work & work place
  • Have a positive can-do attitude
  • Live a commutable distance and be able to start within 4 weeks of offer
  To apply:
  • You MUST have the right to live and work in Australia. This is not a remote/work from home job as active collaboration is required.
  • Submit CV and cover letter through the “Apply Now” button.
  • Please note we will be requesting referees from your three of your most recent direct managers if you make it to interview (can exclude your current employer if you they are not aware you are looking elsewhere)

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