Job Description

About us

NEPEAN Conveyors is an innovative provider of fully engineered turnkey conveying and materials handling solutions, from concept to commissioning for some of the world's largest mining companies. Established in 1985 Nepean has become a multicultural and diverse company leading the industry in conveyor technologies, we manufacture and market high powered bulk materials handling conveyor systems and components. NEPEAN Conveyors also provides on-site engineering support, installation, maintenance, and the relocation of conveyor systems.

Our Opportunity 

Due to ongoing growth and work awarded NEPEAN Conveyors is currently seeking experienced Draftsman to join the Slade Point team in Mackay. The multi‐faceted role will involve supporting the Engineering Drafting Manager to complete the detailing of 3D Inventor Models and 2D AutoCAD drawings. 

This is an opportunity to join a multinational leading company in the conveyor industry and work with a team that is driven, passionate and determined to make a difference.

The Right Person

Detail Drafting

Opening, modifying, revising existing drawings (AutoCAD and Inventor)
Collating drawing packages
PDF’ing drawings into packages
Maintenance of drawing registers
Checking drawings and back‐drafting as required
Detailing from 3D Inventor models into 2D Inventor fabrication drawings
Creating 3D Inventor Models
Technical Understanding the operation of industry equipment, especially underground coal conveyors


Skill sets:

Experience in the Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor platforms preferred
Experience with SolidWorks or other modelling software will be considered
Experience in Mechanical and Structural Design is an advantage
Experience / Trae qualification in Boilermaking and/or Fitting is an advantage


The Luxuries NEPEAN offer:

  • Family orientated business
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), well-being assistance that’s free for all the family
  • Agile dynamic team
  • Excellent career advancement opportunities
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses 
  • Further training and career development opportunities
  • Family Christmas party
  • Service recognition 

We empower our people to take ownership and get things done, to be considered for this role, please click on Apply, and submit your resume and a cover letter addressing the above criteria. 

NEPEAN believes in diversity and is committed to providing Equal Employment opportunities for all applicants. We welcome applicants from all walks of life, including various socio-economic, cultural, LGBTIQ, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds.