Stantec Electrical Drafter in Calgary, Alberta

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you’ll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you’ll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.

Your Opportunity

As a CAD Technician / Technologist you will work with close guidance and supervision on tasks for large and small projects in a team environment on a variety of Power projects including water and Transmission, Distribution, and Substation work.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Uses knowledge of tools and drafting to complete assigned tasks including 2D and 3D model development, completing design changes, general arrangement drawing production, redlining, plotting, and drafting using CAD platforms noted below.

  • Will work closely with engineers and senior designers on assigned projects.

  • Coordinates submittals for clients, governmental agencies, permitting agencies, etc. for reviews, approvals, and other milestones.

  • Performs thorough quality control (QA/QC) of models and sheet files for standards compliance, discipline coordination and ensure comments have been addressed by the responsible CAD Technician and others as required.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Ability to work with others on large complex projects.

  • Working knowledge of codes and design requirements specific to local geographic market.

  • Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

  • Working knowledge of software programs including Autodesk and Bentley products including but not limited to Autocad, Civil 3D, Revit, Infraworks, Autodesk Recap, Navisworks, Autocad Electrical, Autocad PID, Microstation, Inroads, Descartes, Navigator, OPM and OPPID.

  • Proficient with Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat Pro.

  • Experience working with pointclouds to model existing facilities and features would be an asset.

  • Experience working with schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams, single-line diagrams, layout and elevation diagrams.

  • Able to work under and meet tight deadlines.

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments.

Education and Experience

Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 5-6 years of experience.

Typical office environment working with computers at a desk for long periods of time.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Organization: BC-1182 Power-CA Mountain

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 12, 2018, 1:46:28 PM

Req ID: 180000PE