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Date:  Apr 4, 2024

Oshawa, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Major Projects East

Position Title:  Temporary Work Drafter

Come Build Your Career at Aecon!

As a Canadian leader in infrastructure development, Aecon is safely and sustainably building what matters for future generations to thrive! We lead some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of our generation, at the forefront of transformational change in transportation and energy, and partnering every day to build, connect, power, and strengthen our communities.

At Aecon, you can count on:

  • Safety First. Our number one core value. If we can’t do it safely, we don’t do it at all.
  • Integrity. We lead by example, with humility and courage.
  • Accountability. We’re passionate about delivering on our commitments.
  • Inclusion. We provide equitable opportunities for everyone.


We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. So, we invest in our people, just like they invest in us! 


At Aecon we:

  • Ensure you and your family receive the services needed to support your mental, emotional, and physical well-being
  • Believe in helping you build your career through our Aecon University and Leadership Programs
  • Are committed to supporting and investing in inclusive work environments, through initiatives like Equity, Diversity & Inclusion training, our Aecon Women in Trades and Aecon Diversity in Trades programs, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) to ensure we are building inclusion into every aspect of our culture at Aecon.
  • Are a leader in sustainable construction. With a strong commitment to operating responsibility by minimizing our impact on the environment and surrounding communities.


Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our people. We’re always searching the globe for innovative, collaborative minds to join our best-in-class Aecon community!


About Us
As part of an alliance agreement Aecon Nuclear has been awarded a contract with Ontario Power Generation to support the Darlington New Nuclear Project (DNNP). Beginning in 2023 Aecon will support the validation phase design, procurement, early site preparation and site mobilization scope for the Construction of the Unit 1 Small Modular Reactor at the Darlington site.


What is the Opportunity?

  • Develop and prepare temporary structure related engineering drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, specification sheets and other data.
  • Complete general arrangement, assembly, fabrication, and erection drawings for all temporary structure items, 
  • Complete engineering drawings and plans for all temporary structure to be used during the construction including working platform, brackets, access scaffolding, climbing brackets, base plates, anchorage, tie off point, working at height elements, tie backs, guying and bracing, rail-skidding, tracks, lugs, boxes, and all steel structure elements, concrete, or wooed structures during construction.
  • Help and work closely with building information models (BIM) team to provide digital representations of physical and functional aspects of temporary structures. 
  • Develop and prepare design sketches.
  • Complete documentation packages and produce drawing sets.
  • Check and verify design drawings to conform to specifications and design data.


What You Bring to the Table:

  • Post secondary education in an Engineering or Civil discipline. P.Eng or EIT is considered an asset.
  • Minimum 12 years experience in temporary structures.
  • Ability to operate computer-aided design (AutoCAD – 2D and 3D) software and manual drafting. 
  • Familiar with steel structure and welding symbols and drafting standards.
  • Ability to multitask and manage several activities of drafting.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Interpersonal skills to work within a team, taking direction from design engineers.
  • Time management skills to complete error-free work within the required timeframe.
  • Communication skills with an emphasis on reading and writing for creating documentation and reports.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities to develop creative solutions.


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.


We are committed to adhering to the objectives and requirements outlined in the Accessible Canada Act (ACA), and to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner, through the implementation of the requirements of the ACA and its applicable regulations. If you require accommodation under the ACA during any step of the application process please click here.

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