AECOM Entry level Structural CADD Drafter in Markham, Ontario

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Entry level Structural CADD Drafter

Canada - Ontario


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Entry level Structural CADD Drafter, for immediate employment in the Markham, Ontario office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as TTC Scarborough Centre Station, the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

The responsibilities of these positions include, but are not limited to:

  • Structural CAD drafting production for new buildings, renovation and rehabilitation projects including transit facilities, water & waste, commercial, institutional, industrial, municipal, higher education, justice and defense facilities

  • Responsible for setting up and developing 2D engineering drawing plans, sections and details in compliance with client’s CAD standard and protocol

  • Responsible for setting up and developing BIM models

  • Assist with planning and scheduling of drafting work

  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure that drawings are properly referenced and coordinated between disciplines

  • Calculate dimensions and quantities; periodic shop drawing review

  • Working on projects for clients including TTC, Metrolinx, IO, DCC, various regions, municipalities and others

Minimum Requirements

  • Associates degree or completion of technical trade school courses, or equivalent experience in related field.

  • Working knowledge of MicroStation, Revit and AutoCAD

  • BIM certification

  • Technologist certification

  • Have a sound knowledge of structural detailing, and understanding engineering drawings and sketches

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work closely with in-house engineers and inter-disciplinary CAD technologists

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous work experience in structural CADD drafting

  • Working knowledge and experience with AECOsim and MicroStation 3-D

  • Working knowledge of TTC and Metrolinx CAD standards

  • Experience in multidiscipline design coordination for buildings

  • Related experience in shop drawing review and other structural design and construction review tasks is an asset

  • Security clearance is an asset

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189440BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.