CAD Design Technician


Location: Toronto, ON, M9W7K6
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Education: Bachelor degree
Travel Required: 10%


Aecon Utility Engineering (AUE) a division focusing on engineering design and management, employing upwards of 40 engineers, technicians, project managers and clerical staff.
AUE was formed in 2005 to supply engineering and design services and support for our key Utilities clients. AUE’s design expertise covers the full spectrum of underground and overhead design and project management services for all types of utility construction including Oil & Gas Transmission, Distribution, and Storage, Hydro Electric Distribution and Transmission, Telecommunications, and District Energy Systems.
Position Overview:
Reporting to the Project Manager, the CAD Design Technician will be responsible for all facets of overhead and underground electrical distribution design drafting for our existing and perspective Utility clients.
Key Responsabilities:
  • Prepare and maintain Engineering design drawings and related documents.
  • Assist in electrical design related to the local distribution company needs.
  • Gather field information, prepare bill of materials.
  • Liaise with clients, contractors and internal departments.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.
  • 2-4 years of experience in overhead and underground electrical distribution design
  • Proficient with the use of computers and software, particularly AutoCAD, Microstation and MS Office
  • Post secondary education in Civil or Electrical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Sound knowledge and experience with CAD applications and practices
  • Valid class "G” Ontario driver’s license and own transportation
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills
  • CET certified or CET eligible
  • Excellent safety and attendance record and previously demonstrated strong safety awareness
  • Self motivated, ability to learn new skills, assume new responsibilities and work cooperatively in a team environment


Aecon offers the opportunity to work on challenging, high profile projects and provides competitive compensation and benefits.

Aecon is an equal opportunity employer.
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Aecon Group Inc.