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Civil 3D Designer/Drafter

Location: Canada - Vancouver   Job Code: 1475-P19

Description

 

Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd. (KCB) Power and Transportation Group has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic and experienced Civil 3D Designer/Drafter to develop 3D models of existing hydroelectrical facilities and to produce civil drawings for various projects. You will be exposed to multi-faceted aspects of interdisciplinary drafting in the 2D and 3D environment. You will work with a team of motivated and hardworking professionals committed to technical excellence and project delivery. The position is based in KCB’s Vancouver office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop 3D models, surfaces and solids, using Civil 3D and/or AutoCAD 3D referenced from historical drawings and reports
  • Develop and draft both sketches and formal engineering design drawings from preliminary concepts in civil/structural and geotechnical disciplines
  • Develop layouts and detailing designs related to earthworks, excavations and roads
  • Proficient with the use of external reference files and able to use layer naming conventions as per client drafting standards
  • Review and check colleagues work as required
  • Able to understand and work with geomatics data


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years related experience
  • A certificate or diploma in Civil/Structural drafting from a Canadian accredited program
  • Proficient using Civil3D and 3D modelling
  • Proficient in civil drafting
  • An enthusiastic attitude and strong work ethic
  • Excellent English communication skills, verbal and written
  • Strong spatial perception, logical reasoning and numerical ability
  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Ability to read and interpret historical drawings
  • Proficient creating drawings using imperial and metric units of measurement
  • Collaborates and works well with others
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Motivated to assist the development of junior staff skills as required
  • Dedication to meet project deadlines in a timely manner
  • Displays an interest in all aspects of engineering disciplines civil/structural, mechanical and geotechnical
  • An appreciation of GIS an asset
  • Proficient in AutoCAD C3D 2016 or newer
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat


About Us:

Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd. (KCB) is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm with four major business units providing engineering and environmental services in the hydropower, transportation, ports, infrastructure, geotechnical, mining, oil sands, oil & gas, environmental, and water resources sectors. We offer a full range of services from our offices in Canada, Australia, Peru, the UK and the US. Klohn Crippen Berger is a platinum member of Canada’s Best Managed companies.

Klohn Crippen Berger’s Power and Transportation Business Unit provides multi-discipline engineering services for projects in a variety of market sectors.  Our Engineering disciplines include civil, structural, geotechnical, mechanical, electrical, and hydrotechnical engineering, and environmental services.

  • Our hydroelectric team performs all phases of design for hydroelectric projects for large utilities and smaller independent power projects.
  • Our ports and harbours group is a leader in the development of major facilities on Canada’s coasts and internationally.
  • Our structural capabilities design and rehabilitation; seismic analysis and design; and all elements of heavy industrial engineering.
  • Our bridge engineering group designs new bridges, bridge rehabilitations, and performs construction engineering.
  • Our mining design team is involved in a wide variety of projects including mine tailings for mineral and oil sands mining clients both in Canada and internationally.


We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified career seekers.  We offer professional career development tracks, competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an attractive benefits package designed to suit your individual needs.

Are you up to the challenge?

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, simply apply online with your resume and covering letter quoting the job reference number 1475-P19.

We thank all candidates for applying, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 




   

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