Engineering Design Technician (Drafter)



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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9



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Engineering Design Technician (Drafter)

Manpower is currently seeking an Engineering Design Technician (Drafter) to fill a contract position with a major gas company in Chatham, ON.


* Accountable for design and drafting requirements using CAD software to create Pipeline & Station project drawings (mechanical, route selection maps, details, electrical, civil), composites, etc.) through the application of company principles & practices to create, edit and maintain safe, compliant, cost effective and efficient designs.

* Accountable for coordination and oversight of third-party design consultants with respect to pipeline and major station designs to ensure that the designs follow the intent of company standards and specifications.

* Accountable to research and assemble all pertinent and relevant information (design criteria, parameters, material requisitions, documents, Bill of Materials, etc.) to be used for engineering designs. The responsibility extends to the coordination and prioritization of tasks and work across multiple client groups, internal and external.

* Responsible to support corporate manuals (Station, Isometric, C&M, Portal, etc.) and programs by preparing, creating and editing technical drawings & details.

Required Education / Experience:

* College diploma or university degree in a technical/engineering program, with a preference for the Mechanical, Architecture or Civil disciplines.

* Minimum 5 years advanced technical experience applying engineering principles to designs and drawings.

* Work experience designing & drafting natural gas or related facilities would be considered an asset.

* Excellent technical design and drafting skills using CAD software.

* Demonstrated ability to interpret engineering drawings and technical documents.

* Solid written and verbal interpersonal communication skills

* Ability to work independently in a team setting, with minimal supervision.

* OACETT - A.Sc.T., C.Tech. or C.E.T.

* Experience with Bentley Products (PlantSpace, OpenPlant, MicroStation, ProjectWise), and/or AutoCAD products (AutoPlant).

* Solid understanding of industrial measuring devices (i.e., mechanical, pressure, temperature, flow, electrical, level).

Please email your resume directly to [email protected] or call 587-437-4556

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