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Date:  Apr 6, 2024

Barrie, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Major Projects East

Position Title:  CAD Drafter

Build Your Career at Aecon
Aecon is proud to build some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of this generation. From the roads and transit systems that connect our communities, to the communication networks that link us from coast-to-coast, and the water infrastructure that supplies our businesses and homes. Our integral work includes constructing the pipelines that join provinces with the energy that fuels the nation, and the airports and ports that connect us all. Aecon is there, safely and sustainably building the future.  
We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our employees. We are always searching the globe for exceptional candidates to join the Aecon family and be a part of our forward-thinking, innovative, best-in-class organization!  


What is the Opportunity?

Aecon is currently seeking a CAD Drafter/Calculator to join the Aecon Geomatics Team. The CAD Drafter will be responsible for providing layout information to all aspects of a construction project with a high level of accuracy, ensuring the design criteria is adhered to and well documented. Job sites can be located in various areas such as, but not limited to; Central Ontario, GTA or Barrie.       


What You’ll Do Here:

  • Provide calculations to field staff
  • Prepare 3D models for use in GPS and Machine Control applications
  • Prepare engineering and survey plans
  • Maintain accurate survey records, documentation and submittals
  • Provide layout information at various stages of construction
  • Calculate volumes using various software and methods
  • Provide clear communication with client in a professional manner
  • Maintain as-built records
  • Provides back-up support for other Surveying staff
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by his/her supervisor
  • Performs such other duties and responsibilities depending on the type of job i.e. grading, structures, paving or rehab

What You Bring to the Team:

  • Post-secondary education in Geomatics or design field
  • Knowledge of survey practices and standards 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Drafting or calculator roll 
  • Strong computer skills and proficient in the use of Microsoft office, Autocad, Civil 3D
  • Experience with Microstation and Inroads software 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and organizational skills 
  • Ability to read and interpret plans and CAD drawings 
  • Experience with paving and road infrastructure projects and asset

What Makes Us Aecon Proud:

  • Engaging and agile workplace culture, collaborative and inclusive teams
  • Commitment to sustainability and to becoming a net-zero company by 2050
  • Investing in our people through a variety of learning and development programs such as Aecon University, BluePrint leadership program, and Project Management Academy
  • Variety of wellness benefits, access to virtual health care, 100% employer-paid health and dental premiums, Employee Assistance Program, Best Doctors Program, and more
  • Tuition reimbursement opportunities
  • Recognition and rewards through Aecon Accolades, Aecon Achievement Awards and more
  • Employee Stock Options, Short Term Incentive Program, Retirement Savings and Pension Plan

Aecon fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging within and across our organization. We welcome all to apply including, women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require accommodation during any step of the application process, please click here.

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