CAD Design Technician


Location: Edmonton, AB, T6X 0B3
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Education: Bachelor degree
Travel Required: none


Aecon Group Inc. is Canada’s largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally. Aecon is pleased to be recognized as one of the Best Employers in Canada.
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 Manager, Pipeline Projects, the Engineering CAD Design Technician will be responsible for all facets of design drafting for our existing and perspective Utility clients.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Prepare and maintain Engineering design drawings and related documents
  • Assist in pipeline design and facilities related to the client'sneeds
  • Gather field information, prepare bill of materials
  • Liaise with clients, contractors and internal departments
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required
Required Knowledge and Skills:
  • Experience in oil and gas engineering projects
  • Proficient with the use of computers and software, particularly AutoCAD, Microstation and MS Office
  • Sound knowledge and experience with CAD applications and practices
  • Valid class Alberta driver’s license and own transportation
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills
  • CET certified or CET eligible
  • Self motivated, ability to learn new skills, assume new responsibilities and work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Knowledge of Cadworx or other 3D piping design software is an asset

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

Aecon is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested candidates may apply directly through our Careers Website under "View Jobs": You may sort by Business Unit to see this position under AUE.




Aecon Group Inc.
20 Carlson Court, Suite 800

Toronto, ON M9W 7K6