Instrument / Electrical Trainee Drafter Brisbane

Instrument/Electrical Trainee Drafter sought for full-time position at GPA Engineering’s Brisbane office

Your future at GPA…

Join our highly experienced, multidisciplinary engineering and management firm who has delivered engineering, procurement and construction management services across Australia for over 30 years.

Working with an industry leader for some major clients, you will be involved in developing, engineering and implementing industrial scale projects across the oil & gas, defence, water treatment & distribution, mining & minerals, power generation & distribution, renewable energy and hydrogen sectors.

Why we love it!

Our team of nearly 300 employees are diverse, motivated and curious individuals aligned under our values of teamwork, integrity, quality, safety and sustainability. We work collaboratively whilst harnessing and developing our individual strengths. GPA empowers us to reach our full potential, take on challenges and grow through experience, training, coaching and development. GPA offers a great range of employee benefits including opportunities for work travel, paid parental leave, an active social club, structured career progression, flexibility and loads more; coupled with a great city fringe office location.


The Role

As a result of continuous company growth, GPA is looking for a highly motivated Instrument and Electrical drafter to join our extensive team. At GPA you will become a valuable employee where development and training is paramount as we support you to be the best you can be whilst performing in an environment of the highest quality standards and personal support. Motivation and capability to learn on the job is essential. We will be provide mentoring and access to support, however the ability to provide feedback and manage your own development is important.

Suitable Candidates may possess:

  • 2-3 years proven trade experience
  • Completed their Electrical Trade Certificate or Advanced Diploma
  • 1 to 3 years of practical experience with AutoCAD
  • Experience with AutoCAD Electrical, Micro station & Smart Plant not essential but highly regarded
  • An Advanced Diploma in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent) would be highly regarded; however the company may provide the opportunity to study this course.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team

This is the opportunity to take your career capabilities to the next level.


Applicants must have permanent residency. 

GPA is committed to maintaining a workforce with meaningful equity and diversity, as well as a workplace that embraces and celebrates the value of all cultures and backgrounds. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates to apply for this position.

Applicants should address the above in their application. 

Submit your cover letter and CV to