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Date:  Nov 10, 2022

Toronto, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Telecommunications

Position Title:  CAD Technician

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?

Faster. Smarter. Safer. This is how Aecon Utilities is committed to delivering projects. We simply do it better. Aecon Utilities is ready to become Canada’s #1 utility construction provider and we're looking for a CAD Technician to help us get there!


Reporting to the CAD Manager, the CAD Technician will be responsible for all facets of design drafting for our existing and perspective Utility clients.


What You'll Do Here:  

  • Completion of basic design drawings, quantity calculations and as-built drawings for various types of utility projects using various software packages (e.g. AutoCAD, Microstation) with the support of leadership. 
  • Collaborating with Designers to ensure accuracy of drawings.
  • Working with permit drawings and city websites to understand the full scope of the drawing.
  • Liaises with designers and field staff to problem solve.
  • Tracking project hours and strategically staying within designated hours.
  • Performs other duties as required.


What You Bring to the Team: 

  • Minimum of one year of AutoCAD drafting experience.
  • Post-secondary education in Civil Engineering or Architectural program.
  • Strong proficiency with AutoCAD software and experience customizing AutoCAD, scripts, tools and Menu’s.
  • Basic understanding of municipality standards is considered an asset.
  • Experience with utility projects, specifically telecommunications, hydro and gas, considered an asset.
  • Proficient with the use of computers and software, including MS Office (Word, Excel).
  • Good understanding of how to read civil engineering drawings and site plans.
  • Excellent safety and attendance record and previously demonstrated strong safety awareness.



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 Act during any step of the application process please click here.