CIMA+ is seeking a CAD Technician Outside Plant FTTH to join its team in Kelowna (with flexibility to work remotely from home).
As a CAD Technician, you will work on engineering mandates in the Energy Engineering department, including a range of projects such as high voltage substations, generation facilities, and telecommunication infrastructure.
The incumbent will closely collaborate with the team to produce drawings and sketches for the design of coax, copper and fibre optic infrastructure.
The incumbent will have a choice between working in our offices in Kelowna, Vancouver or Calgary and could also be eligible for teleworking.
Under the supervision of the engineering team, you will be responsible for the drafting of conceptual design through detail including equipment arrangement and station layout, telecommunication infrastructure, bill of materials, electrical design, and physical design.
Support documentation process for projects including technical specifications, tender documents, technical reports and project calculations.
Conduct site surveys and construction supervision
Maintain drafting processes and procedures to follow and apply commonly used drafting concepts, practices, procedures and policies within the resource industry.
Technical degree / diploma / certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience
A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
Knowledge of the Canadian Electrical code, ANSI, IEC, NEMA and other related design standard
Excellent computer skills with AutoCAD. Experience with 3D software, such as REVIT or MicroStation is an asset
Experience with Excel, Word, and MS Project
Valid driver’s license with an insurable record
Knowledge of single line diagrams, technical specification, design drawings and details
Experience working with GIS software such as ESRI ArcGIS, SpatialNet, or GE SmallWorld is an asset.
Good mechanical aptitude for the preparation of electrical layout drawings.
Working knowledge of basic engineering calculations
Experience with renewable energy and energy storage projects.
Any field experience with installation supervision, equipment testing, and commissioning process of high and medium voltage station is an asset
Knowledge of electrical schematics, wiring schedules or diagrams, BOMs and production packages in a format to be used in the manufacture of protection and control systems is an asset
Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), time / project management, organization, and presentation skills.
Salary increase based on performance
Sick leave and personal leave
Comprehensive benefit plan upon hiring
Matched pension plan upon hiring
Possibility of investing in a company profit-sharing plan
For your career
Continuous training and development program
Reimbursement of professional association membership cotisation
Advanced technology tools
For you and your loved ones
Corporate discounts : such as mobile services, fitness center, home and auto insurance, software
And much more!