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The Drafter will work within the Engineering team to develop helical pile design, manufacturing and installation drawings. This position reports to the Engineering Manager and will require you to work closely with our engineering, manufacturing, sales and project management teams.

*The position is a temporary 4-6 month contract*

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Prepare engineered helical pile designs, shop drawings, installation drawings and manufacturing drawings
  • Critically review and assist in the identification of engineering problems and design deficiencies while preparing drawings and recommending design solutions
  • Generate, check and revise design and fabrication drawings using AutoCAD and other computer design software
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, technical specifications and reports
  • Participate in project and client meetings as required
  • Assist with the development of company drafting standards
  • Generate drawings for manufactured shop and installation equipment
  • Enter and maintain manufacturing part numbers

PROFICIENCIES

  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Civil 3D AND SOLIDWORKS
  • Aptitude for visualizing in 3 dimensions
  • Attention to detail and personal pride in developing drawings to the highest levels of quality and accuracy
  • Understanding of construction and fabrication processes
  • Cheerful, "can do" attitude with a willingness to accept challenges and learn new things
  • Excellent computer skills including practical knowledge of MS Office and other related applications
  • Ability to manage workload and deliverable timelines
  • Strong verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

The following are required:

  • Must be able to meet one of the following educational requirements: Degree or working towards a degree in civil engineering, Civil Engineering Technology or Engineering Design and Drafting Technology
  • 1+ years’ experience providing computer aided drafting and design

The following are assets:

  • Experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • Experience with construction worksites
  • Knowledge of construction, safety standards and building codes