Drafter

About the Company

Our clients provide a broad multi-disciplinary suite of engineering services to its clientele. They deliver state-of-the-art, cost-effective engineering services to a range of industries including, but not limited to, Nuclear Power Generation, Oil & Gas, and Manufacturing. Their mission is to continually devise solutions specifically tailored to the performance goals of their clients.

Their highly skilled engineers can provide unparalleled service to a demanding customer base, regardless of a project’s complexity and size. They have a longstanding history of optimal allocation of resources to balance the client’s expectations––in terms of quality, costs, and expediency––with rigorous safety requirements mandated by the regulatory bodies.

Their team members boast extensive training in the use of highly specialized engineering software, supported by state-of-the-art technology in computation and networking. Their offices are fully equipped with a battery of high-performance servers and workstations––protected by top-tier security systems.

Constantly leveraging emergent technologies, which, coupled with their engineering expertise, allow them to continually improve upon modern design practices and deliver cost-effective products that can meet the most demanding expectations.

About the Opportunity

Our client is growing, and they are seeking a highly skilled, energetic, reliable, and experienced Drafter to join their Engineering Department Drafting & Modelling Section.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare drawings for mechanical discipline. This includes but is not limited to piping isometrics, P&IDs, flowsheets, components, equipment. 
  • Prepare engineering drawings for civil discipline.  
  • Prepare full range of Electrical/I&C related engineering drawings based upon notes, sketches, vendor drawing and general direction from design 
    team. 
  • Interface with Engineering teams, throughout the lifecycle of the design. 
  • Create models out of rough sketches. 
  • Create detailed 3D models and 2D drawings using SolidWorks software. 
  • Collaborate with engineers and project managers to develop and modify designs. 
  • Perform regular quality checks to ensure accuracy and completeness of designs. 
  • Maintain accurate documentation of all design changes and revisions. 

Qualifications

  • Associate degree in drafting from technical school, or similar degree. 
  • Expertise in one or more specific areas of the following: Structural design of steel and concrete structures, connections, shop drawings and fabrication detailing, Piping isometrics, piping modeling, and pipe support design, Flow diagrams (P&ID & PFDs), and electrical/instrumentation wiring diagrams 
  • Good understanding of Quality Assurance requirements and applicable Industry
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards and specifications, such as CSA, ASME, ASTM, ACI guides, ASME Y14.5. 
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks software and 3D modeling techniques. 
  • Good understanding of engineering principles and technical drawings. 
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics. 
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in creating and modifying designs. 
  • Time management skills to meet project deadlines. 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with keen attention to detail. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate complex technical information effectively with cross-functional teams. 
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team environment. 

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you. 

We are an equal opportunity employer who is dedicated to maintaining a respectful, and equitable work environment. NSI values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require any type of accommodation through the interview process, please contact us.  

We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.