Stantec System

Junior CAD/Designer

1 month ago(11/9/2017 10:10 AM)
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Community Development

Your Opportunity

Our Community Development team in the GTA is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life where people live, work, and play, and is comprised of collaborative, creative, and visionary professionals who create high-quality and sustainable environments that are functional, innovative, appropriate, and attractive. Whether it’s for a new phase, a new neighborhood, a revitalization, or a new city, our professionals manage a variety of projects from initial planning to decommissioning. This is the place where great ideas and rewarding careers call home. With services that include urban design; urban and master planning; park and recreation design; bicycle, pedestrian, and multi-use trails and pathway design; landscape architecture design; civil engineering infrastructure design; feasibility studies; earthworks analysis; drainage studies; stormwater management studies; and design for site and infrastructure improvements, we provide efficient solutions that are environmentally responsible, functional, and technically sound. Our structure cultivates career growth and provides opportunities as unique as you are.


We are seeking a professional and dynamic Junior CAD/Designer to join our Community Development group in Markham, ON.


Your Duties

  • Preparing engineering drawings in support of community development projects and infrastructure projects, which would include, but not limited to, grading design, servicing design, erosion & sedimentation control plans, and design calculations;
  • Preparing presentation graphics;
  • Coordinating projects between Project Managers, CAD staff and others;
  • Preparing Report figures (drawings);
  • Report writing; and
  • Undertaking resident or part time on-site inspection under the direction of a Project Manager or Senior Technologist.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

The successful candidate will coordinate project drawings with Project Managers, CAD staff and others; ensure project needs are met in a timely and effective manner; liaise with drafting coordinators supporting other disciplines,; participate in design and preparation of engineering drawings using the appropriate internal and external standards; prepare plan, section, detail, schematic and construction drawings; and ensure all drawings are in accordance with client specific requirements and company procedures.  You are required to be proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office software.


Your Capabilities and Credentials:

  • Diploma in Architectural Technology, or Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technology, or Civil Engineering Technology, or Civil Engineering;
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D;
  • You possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal and organizational abilities and a willingness to work in a team atmosphere.
  • You are highly organized, and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments.  In addition, previous experience in a computerized office environment using Microsoft Office and other Windows based applications would be considered an asset.
  • Experience in reading and interpreting construction and legal drawings;
  • Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments; and
  • Experience and a willingness to undertake resident and part time construction review is also required.

We have a great group of people in our office and invite you to join our team!


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