Automation Design Coordinator
Zekelman Industries
Kitchener, ON, CA
1d ago

Job Description

  • Do you want to work for a stable, growing organization that reaches back more than 130 years? Our steel tube and pipe products have helped build landmarks and buildings in North America;
  • Come build your career at Zekelman Industries.

    Automatic Design Coordinator , Design Department, Kitchener

    Z Modular - A division of Zekelman Industries

    1 Goodrich Dr, Kitchener ON N2C 2L3

    Z Modular ( is a fast-growing design-build modular company, with three factories in the US and a new factory in Kitchener, Canada.

    Our patented modular system allows developers and architects to build faster and more-efficiently than ever before, using new technology and fabrication methods that are reinventing construction.

    We are currently hiring to build a Design Department in Kitchener that will augment our 30-person Design HQ in Toronto and service the Kitchener plant.

    An immediate full-time position is available for a Automation Design Coordinator with experience in a building design and construction.

    This position requires the candidate to report to Project Managers and the Office Director and follow a standard document control SOP.

    The candidate must be computer-savvy and able to learn machine control software (ie. MasterCAM) then develop files to control machine automation equipment that is located in the plant.

    The ideal candidate will have an interest in modular construction, automated fabrication systems, parametric design software, and developing alternative approaches to the design and construction industry.

    This position requires the candidate to be very organized with great people skills.

    Must-have Qualifications & Skills :

  • Experience 1+ years in construction or design operations
  • Diploma / Degree Engineering, Architecture or other automation skills
  • Management Work with a team and meet team deadlines
  • Construction Basic knowledge of building design and construction
  • Software Worked in AutoCAD or similar BIM
  • Detailing Understanding of construction details and materials
  • Code Basic understanding of building codes
  • Trades Understanding of construction sequences and needs of various trades
  • Duties & Responsibilities :

  • The candidate will take BIM files from the Design Team and generate files to control the equipment, including : FrameCAD (metal stud fabrication machine) using FC DetailerCNC (sheet cutting machine) using MasterCAMand / or Welding robotics using Excel
  • Coordinate Work with Design Team to ensure work is well-coordinated
  • PM Work with Design Team to ensure files are released on schedule
  • Drawing release Track documents and release drawings for fabrication
  • Plant Review Work with the Machine Operator to ensure appropriate design and feedback
  • Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including high quality medical, dental and vision benefits.

    In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program, and an RRSP with a generous company match.

    Zekelman is an Equal Opportunity Employer compliant with all Ontario law & Human Rights Code in providing accommodation to persons with disabilities and to ensuring an accessible environment.

    Zekelman will accommodate persons with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes and persons with disabilities will be accommodated on hiring and during employment.

    Should you require accommodation, please do not hesitate to request it.

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