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Stantec Engineering CAD Drafting Technician in OTTAWA, Ontario

Engineering CAD Drafting Technician - ( 210002ZI )


Your Opportunity

Join a team that has been partnering with our clients for more than 100 years to improve the quality of life around the world. When it comes to hydropower, dams, locks, and navigation projects, we design with the next generation in mind. We operate with the strength of a $3B company paired with the agility of a specialized waterpower and dams group, to deliver some of the most iconic and cutting edge projects around the world. This proud legacy has fostered a culture of innovation and safety, leading our team to design the world’s most impactful waterpower and dam projects—projects vital to both local and global communities.

Our Edmonton or Ottawa office has an opportunity for an Engineering CAD Drafting Technician within our Power and Telecommunications Group.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Import DWG, DGN, and other file formats, or hard copy drawings to create electronic base maps for conduit and cable designs;

  • Design and issue construction work packages for conduit, copper, and fibre based residential and business services;

  • Prepare Pole Line Analysis drawings and arrange for applicable permits;

  • Prepare Utility Line Assignment drawings and arrange for applicable permits;

  • Prepare pipeline, railway and power crossing drawings and arrange for applicable agreements.

  • Prepare bill of materials;

  • Complete projects within prescribed time frames while delivering a high-quality design package;

  • Travel to local sites to complete site audits.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Solid computer literacy in MS Office products;

  • Motivated self -starter who consistently demonstrates professionalism and willingly accepts responsibility;

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;

  • A team player, that shows a positive attitude towards clients, and strives for constant improvement in process and delivery;

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

  • Eager to learn new skills

Education and Experience

  • College Diploma in an Engineering technology.

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience with AutoCAD.

  • Deep and shallow utility design experience is an asset.

  • Survey experience is an asset.

  • Conduit, copper, and fiber optic networks design experience is an asset.

  • Experience with telecommunications specific software systems including the following: SpatialNET, MyWorld, JIRA, and e-fulfillment is an asset.

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.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Other Locations : Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Job : Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

Organization : BC-1585 Power & Dams-CA Quebec City QC

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 75 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Nov 24, 2021, 7:57:13 AM

Req ID: 210002ZI

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans