Careers

Join a team with real world experience

At CADDS, we have built our ability from future-thinking, dedicated subject matter experts. Our teams are like-minded, passionate people, striving for excellence.

We focus on delivering practical solutions while striving for greater innovation. CADDS Group strives to push boundaries and find the best way to solve a challenge.

Our team members are supported by expert leaders and have the ability to learn and grow in a company that is constantly evolving.

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Our Careers

A career with CADDS

With great team member retention and a focus on an individual’s goals and ambitions, CADDS have built a culture of innovation and growth. Our Group works on diverse and exciting projects that allow our team members to explore our industry and solutions. We tailor our roles to get the most from our team members and to ensure they get the most from CADDS Group. Our roles are created with purpose and longevity in mind.

At CADDS we believe in flexibility, so our team members are able to work across flexible working hour arrangements, including remote operations, and working-from-home availability.

We focus on developing our talent, ensuring that our team members stay active and inspired. Our Group encourages team member empowerment through Personal Professional Development programs on an annual basis.

Our Group doesn’t shy away from work, and with such a diverse group of disciplines under one roof, we are always watching new and exciting projects come through our doors. We also work extensively in the space of design improvements and innovations, finding new ways to overcome existing challenges.

We like to live and breathe our business, and our business is quite often on site. We encourage team members to visit sits to get a genuine appreciation of the end result of the projects we work on.

With a wide range of projects constantly coming through to our team members, there is often ongoing opportunities to secure overtime hours.

Our Group has established offices both locally in Perth and also in Karratha. We have seen many opportunities arise for team members to be seconded to satellite offices for short and long-term periods.

Our Management Team are all long-standing team members who have worked across the production and service side of CADDS Group previously. They have a keen understanding for the work their teams do, and the processes behind the business. Thanks to this, and their continued leadership development, our Management Team have always been approachable and friendly to discuss any work-related topics with.

At CADDS, we truly believe in fostering a strong and supportive culture. Our social team works hard to plan and host many events through the year, from Corporate Rumbles to Family Bowling Days, and many Webber BBQs, office lunches and events. There are always opportunities to jump in on a CADDS Social Event and be part of our team community.

Current Jobs

Electrical Engineer

Perth

CADDS Group is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Electrical Engineer to join our dynamic team. Show More
  • Exciting and innovating projects
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Competitive salary and benefits
CADDS Group is a West Australian design consultancy firm that offers a diverse range of services across engineering and design, surveying and scanning, architectural drafting and building design, product design, sustainability, and fabrication. Our Group has grown to deliver the service needs of our clients and has the unique ability to design and develop innovative solutions to meet the highest levels. 

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Electrical Engineer to join our dynamic team. If you have a passion for electrical design, a thorough understanding of Australian standards, and a knack for effective communication, we want to hear from you!

What We Offer:
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment
  • The chance to work on exciting and innovative projects 
As an Electrical Engineer at CADDS Group, you will be responsible for:

Communication:
  • Clearly and concisely expressing complex technical concepts to colleagues and clients in both written and verbal communication.
Design and Drawing:
  • Sketching detailed design drawings, including schematic, termination, and line diagrams for power distribution and control system design projects.
Equipment Selection:
  • Selecting IO, instrumentation, and control equipment and preparing the necessary data for all related detailed design drawings.
Documentation:
  • Producing documentation that includes the selection and specification of transformers, switchboards, protection devices, cables, and motors.
Technical Studies:
  • Producing documentation demonstrating low voltage calculations and studies, covering maximum demand, cable selection, protection settings, discrimination, fault analysis, let-through energy, arc flash, lightning protection, and earthing design.
Site Work:
  • Traveling to sites, working directly with clients, and capturing details of existing power and control system installations.
Project Scoping:
  • Producing detailed scopes of work and cost estimates.
Spreadsheet Utilisation:
  • Preparing and utilizing spreadsheets for control system design.
Successful applicants will possess the following: 
  • A minimum of five years of professional experience working in Australia
  • An in-depth understanding of Australian Standards AS/NZS 3000 and AS/NZS 3008.
If you meet the above criteria and are ready to take the next step in your career, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume along with examples of your previous work that demonstrate your ability to fulfill the key responsibilities listed above.

At CADDS Group, we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunities for all employees and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds.
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Surveyor

Perth

Our Survey Team is a small & highly capable Group running state-of-the-art equipment and software that are exposed to our Tier 1 Mining Clients, Show More
  • Seeking an Experienced Qualified Surveyor
  • State of the art technology
  • Great Team Environment
CADDS Group is a diversely skilled design consultancy with the unique ability to develop innovative solutions, encompassing surveying, design, engineering certification, and fabrication, to meet the highest industry standards.
 
The Survey Team is a small & highly capable Group running state-of-the-art equipment and software that are exposed to our Tier 1 Mining Clients through our integration with our other divisions We constantly work on diverse, exciting, and challenging projects across the state both remote and local. We are expanding our Surveying Team and are on the lookout for a Surveyor who can collaborate with the other departments in the CADDS Group in areas such as Wear Analysis, 3D Laser Scanning, Reality Modelling, and Feature and Topographical Surveys, just to name a few. 
 
With both Site-Based and Perth-based work, this role will give you great opportunities to work on-site whilst maintaining a work-life balance.
 
About You
  • You’re a team player with a great work ethic and professional focus, keen to learn and grow your career.
  • Keen to join a team of highly experienced and skilled qualified Surveyors, 3-7 years experience.
  • Have previous experience in Mining and prepared to travel frequently to site-based projects.
  • Prepared to go the extra mile and help with the team’s growth.
  • Qualified (Degree or Diploma).
The Role
As a part of the Surveying team, you will be working with our clients and utilising all our equipment and software to provide our clients with industry-leading products and services. Some of the tasks you will be undertaking include:
  • Feature and topographical surveys.
  • As-built surveys.
  •  Building/Structural set-out
  • Civil Construction set-out
  • Monitoring surveys.
  • High-precision control network surveys. 
  • Data Management and Analysis.
  • Develop 3D Products.
  • Quality Assurance.
  • Inductions and Safety Training to work safely in the different environments we’re involved with.
  • Assist with expanding the surveying services range to existing and new clientele.
  • Assist with expansion into new market opportunities.
At CADDS Group, we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunities for all employees and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities, and people from different cultural backgrounds. 
If this sounds like you then apply now!
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Structural Designer / Senior Structural Designer

Perth

Due to upcoming and ongoing projects, we are currently seeking Structural and Mechanical / Piping Designers & Senior Designers to join our team. Show More
  • Flexible working hours, with regular paid overtime available
  • Opportunity to visit  client sites (site loading applicable)
  • Driven and open-minded team
Senior Designers | Designers | Structural | Mechanical | Piping
 
CADDS Group is a West Australian design consultancy firm that offers a diverse range of services across engineering and design, surveying and scanning, architectural drafting and building design, product design, sustainability, and fabrication. Our Group has grown to deliver the service needs of our clients and has the unique ability to design and develop innovative solutions to meet the highest levels. 
 
Due to upcoming and ongoing projects, we are currently seeking Structural and Mechanical / Piping Designers & Senior Designers to join our team. These roles will be focused on delivering projects across our CADDS Mining division. CADDS Mining has three decades of experience in the West Australian mining landscape as an industry leader in brownfields support and maintenance consultancy. Dedicated to finding the best solution to meet our client’s needs, providing high-quality, effective, and efficient mining support services.
 
Why Work at CADDS Group? 
 
With high employee retention and a focus on individual goals and ambitions, CADDS Group tailors its roles to get the most from its team members and to ensure they get the most from CADDS Group - there are no boundaries. 
  • Flexible working hours, with regular paid overtime available
  • Option to work from our Henderson or CBD Office depending on your location (free parking available at our Henderson location)
  • Opportunity to visit  client sites (site loading applicable)
  • Diverse range of interesting and challenging projects in all disciplines
  • Growth and diversification of career goals encouraged and supported
  • Regular social events
  • Driven and open-minded team looking to push the boundaries
 
Successful applicants' responsibilities based on discipline could include: 
  • Conceptual design and modelling of chutes, launders, bins, conveyors,  steel structures & frames, concrete structures, piping, modifications to mechanical process and mobile equipment, , bespoke tooling, custom mobile equipment attachments, etc.
  • Detailed design of Civil and Structural elements, guided by professional engineers
  • Detailed design of mechanical designs
  • Detailed design of piping
  • Involvement from concept to installation, including exposure to our in-house fabrication workshop
  • Working to National and International Standards
  • Designing and self-managing workload of a small portfolio of design projects
  • On-site project management support
Successful applicants will display the following characteristics: 
  • Cutting-edge design skills with the natural ability and initiative to solve problems
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following packages: Tekla Structures, Microstation/Aecosim/Open Buildings Designer Solidworks, AutoCAD,  OpenPlant & Isometrics manager, Navisworks
  • Materials handling or process plant design experience
  • Technical experience or exposure in the mining sector
  • Previous experience with using point cloud data, is advantageous
  • Excellent time management with a naturally self-motivating attitude
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work efficiently as part of a diverse team or independently
  • Results-driven with a tendency to go the extra mile to achieve a successful result
  • Be willing to work in a team environment and provide support and technical feedback to trainee designers
  • An Australian or New Zealand citizenship, or holding Australian permanent residency
CADDS Group is filled with people who can think outside of the box, applying real-world knowledge, experience, and observations to new and challenging situations. Backed by a wealth of experienced senior employees, CADDS Group designers are encouraged to push the boundaries in all aspects of design. We are always looking for the next great thinker to redefine our team!
 
At CADDS Group, we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunities for all employees and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities, and people from different cultural backgrounds.  
 
What are you waiting for? To start your journey at CADDS Group, Apply Now!
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Project Manager

Perth

We are seeking a Project Manager to lead engineering design projects for fixed-plant brownfields mining and port optimisation. Show More
  • Central CBD office with modern finishes and rooftop terrace
  • Career growth and suppor
  • Diverse and challenging projects
Project Manager – Design & Engineering
CADDS Group is a leading mining services company specialising in brownfields mining and port optimisation projects. We maximise the efficiency of existing facilities, ensuring optimal operation.

The Role
We are seeking a Project Manager to lead engineering design projects from design through to fabrication for fixed-plant brownfields mining and port optimisation. Focusing on building strong client relationships, you will collaborate with our talented team to deliver projects for major WA mining clients, managing all aspects from planning to fabrication.

Key Responsibilities
  • Project Planning and Execution: Develop project plans, set milestones, and allocate resources to ensure on-time, on-budget delivery.
  • Stakeholder Communication: Serve as the primary contact for clients, stakeholders, and internal teams, providing regular updates and maintaining positive relationships.
  • Risk Management: Identify project risks and develop mitigation strategies to ensure safety and regulatory compliance.
  • Quality Assurance: Implement quality control measures to maintain high standards in project deliverables.
  • Financial Management: Monitor budgets, control expenses, and meet financial targets.
  • Reporting and Documentation: Prepare project reports, including performance metrics and status updates.
Benefits and Work Environment
  • Central CBD office with modern finishes and rooftop terrace
  • Modern end of trip & wellness facilities
  • Remote site exposure
  • Diverse and challenging projects
  • Career growth and support
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field
  • Strong technical aptitude and a desire to learn new skills in mining
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven problem-solving abilities and experience managing multiple projects
  • Proficiency in project management tools, engineering design software, and Microsoft Office
  • Willingness to travel to remote sites if required
  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident
  • Preferable: Previous experience as a project manager in an engineering consultancy
If you are passionate about a long-term career in project management, click the ‘APPLY’ button to submit your application.

At CADDS Group, we are committed to Equal Employment Opportunities for all employees and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities, and people from different cultural backgrounds. 
Apply Here

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