Call us today 780-881-4334

Start Date: Immediately
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

Type: Full-Time
Salary: Negotiable

Duncan Geomatics & Consulting Ltd. is recruiting a full-time CAD Drafting Technician. A Computer-Assisted Design (CAD) Drafting Technician is responsible for the drafting of the survey data and volume calculations.

Position Details

  • Operate Computer-Assisted Design (CAD) to produce detailed and concise drawings and layout plans with technical accuracy under limited supervision from the project manager.
  • Produce all drafting products.
  • Understand and produce base file mapping and composite plans.
  • Identify and manage survey errors in the CAD environment.
  • Interacting with technicians and land surveyors.
  • Understand survey plan content, identify and evaluate proper evidence descriptions.
  • Utilize AutoCAD to calculate and draft construction survey plans.
  • Understand layers, line types and individual client requirements.
  • Decipher information from preliminary data, field notes, sketches, GPS and total station data in order to create accurate drawings and plans.
  • Operate automated programs, interactive graphics, and design/construction information systems.
  • Establish good rapport and build relationships with peers and clients by responding to requests and communicating information in a timely manner, while exercising initiative and judgment to complete recurring assignments.

Required Skills

  • Diploma from a technical institute in CAD Drafting or Geomatics Technology.
  • 2+ years of survey-related CAD Drafting experience or equivalent technical experience.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) skills.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Possess working knowledge of AutoCAD Map and/or Civil.
  • Experience within the survey industry.

To Apply
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Duncan Geomatics
& Consulting LTD.
Ph: 780-881-4334
209 Rainbow Creek Drive, Fort McMurray AB, T9K 0C3