RailWorks Electrical CAD Operator in Toronto, Ontario

Electrical CAD Operator

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20171005-72801-001

HOME COMPANY: PNR RailWorks USRC

COMPANY LOCATION: PNR RailWorks USRC

BUSINESS UNIT/DEPT: OPERATIONS

JOB LOCATION: Toronto, ON

Job Responsibilities:

*Job Summary and Purpose:


Reporting to the Manager, Technical Services, the CAD Operator will draft a wide variety of deliverables required for the engineering and construction of transit and rail signals and communication projects.

  • Primary Tasks and Responsibilities:*
  1. Produce electrical and mechanical drawings from all phases of the project lifecycle

  2. Drafting as per mark-ups provided by design staff

  3. Ensure a high standard of care for drawing setup, maintenance and presentation

  4. Deploying, setting-up, configuring and implementing AutoCAD systems

  5. Maintain block library and AutoCAD / Microstaion catalogs

  6. Conducts field studies and correlations taking precise measurements and making detailed technical sketches

  7. Prepares technical reports.

  8. Maintains robust engineering / technical submission processes & procedures.

  9. Assists Project Managers with technical compliance and oversight of construction quality

Job Qualifications:

  • Completion of a Computer Aided Design Technology program or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in drawing production position using AutoCAD.

  • Railway experience is preferred.

  • Experience in supporting construction activities with on-site experience is preferred.

  • Proficiency in project controls principles (schedule, financial forecasts).

  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.

  • Experience using common software and proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills.

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

  • Works predominately indoors.

  • Frequently sits, stands, walks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard.

  • Travel up to 10% of time.

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/This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned./

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