CAD Technician

Location: Brantford, ON, Canada
Job ID: R12695
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

As a CAD Technician you will prepare outside plant (OSP) drawings for telecommunications projects. You have working knowledge of utility services and permit requirements of municipalities and are skilled in utilizing AutoCAD Map 3D or other current versions of the software. Leveraging your experience, you will be responsible for drafting clear, detailed, and complete drawings that incorporate permit ordinances, design inputs, sketches and field notes.
Please note: these are home-based positions.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services Team in Mississauga Brantford, or Milton, ON today!

Essential responsibilities:

  • Develop base maps from available municipal data sources, utility records, GIS datasets and field survey information
  • Work with the GIS group to incorporate landbase, utility information, existing plant records and municipal data to create base maps
  • Interact with engineers / designers to develop preliminary and construction drawings from preliminary concepts, surveys and design standards
  • Prepare permit drawings, outside plant construction drawings, and final as-built drawings
  • Prepare permit applications in strict conformance with the Municipal Consent Requirements (MCR), particularly with City drawing standards
  • Develop and create new drawings and standardize it for multiple Cities application.  Include fix/edit an existing drawing to conform to the LEDCOR’s current acceptable design standards
  • Create buried and aerial utility plant utility drawings in accordance with CSA and ESA standards
  • Prepare plan and profile drawings in CAD which include duct design, occupancy, route alignment, manhole and structure details
  • Review and validate designs in accordance with CSA standards, municipal and client standards
  • Perform duties such as creating and plotting drawing sets, updating as-built records and document control
  • Maintain CAD document archive and retrieval for projects
  • QA/QC of own work to ensure that drawings are checked, approved and filed in accordance with company quality system
  • Perform/assist quantity takeoffs based on drawing information

Requirements:

  • Graduate of a CAD drafting technician or technology program (preference is for civil, architectural or electrical engineering)
  • Possess 1-3 years on the job experience as a CAD Technician / Designer
  • Well versed in AutoCAD and Visio, with experience with AutoCAD and AutoCAD Map 3D
  • Experience with outside plant design for utilities or municipality utility infrastructure
  • Working knowledge of coordinate systems, projections and interacting with GIS databases
  • Working knowledge of GIS databases, including Google Earth or ArcGIS
  • Prior experience with Telecommunication utility outside plant (OSP) networks is an asset
  • Familiar with Bell or Rogers standards is an asset
  • Experience creating Municipal Consent Drawings would be an asset
  • Experience in GIS and Net-X will be considered an asset
  • comfortable working from home

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!



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Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

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Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.


Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
Oct 21, 2022

., Brantford, ON, Canada

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