CAD Drafter

Aecon Detroit , MI 48222

Posted 4 weeks ago

Aecon Group Inc. is Canada's largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally.

Divisional Overview
Aecon Infrastructure brings together state-of-the-art technology, the most recent advances in process and an experienced team dedicated to the work we perform, ranging from road building to institutional and commercial construction. Built on innovation, we constantly challenge ourselves to meet the demands of existing markets, and anticipate how to serve emerging ones.

Business Unit
Major Projects East


Michigan [MI]

United States [US]

CAD Drafter

Position Overview
Aecon is currently seeking a CAD Drafter to join Gordie Howe International Bridge project in Detroit, Michigan. The CAD Drafter will be responsible to perform specialized drafting work for the preparation of plans, designs, and calculations in various aspects for construction of the project with high level of accuracy, ensuring the design criteria is adhered to and well documented.

Key Responsibilities
Generates engineering drawings of highway structures and profiles of highway elevations for construction as required by our Technical Dept.Works from notes, verbal instructions, sketches and drawings, or engineering specifications; consolidates the information to be used to prepare working plans, layouts and detailed drawings.Reviews the design and helps resolve the details not completely defined. Determines the best combination of all the preliminary information and contributing data to develop the final design.Develops designs or drawings using engineering principals, established company standards, procedures, and instructions.Reviews engineering drawings and supporting documents for adherence to industry design standards.Verifies completed work; checks dimensions, materials to be used, processing information, etc.Coordinates with other internal departments as required.Assures that any changes are documented and prepared in accordance with engineering change procedures and in a timely manner.Follows company procedures, work instructions and guidelines in the design, layout, and documentation i.e. procedure, classification coding and retrieval system, CAD drafting and archival guidelines, etc.

Required Knowledge & Skills
Technical school diploma plus a minimum of 3 years' experience in the field civil engineering design.3D Modeling experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D systems. Must be a self-starter with good verbal/written communication skills

Employment Status

Compensation & Benefits Overview

Equity Statement
Aecon is an equal opportunity employer.

Aecon accommodates. Aecon will accommodate individuals as required through the hiring process.

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