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Junior Designer/Drafter

Location: Vaughan and Otsego, Ontario and Minnesota, Canada and USA

Posted: Jan-18-2019
Closing: Mar-18-2019

JOB SUMMARY

The Junior Designer/Drafter will prepare clear, complete, and accurate working plans and detailed drawings.  Details to include all views and dimensions necessary for installation and fabrication. A solid understanding of architectural drafting techniques and engineering terminology is required. The successful applicant will have a minimum 1-3 years of drafting background and a strong knowledge of 2D AutoCAD and 3D Modelling in AutoCAD and/or AutoCAD Plant 3D knowledge is a definite asset.  

SKILLED REQUIRMENTS

• Apply the DANMARE CADD Standard document to all drawings
• Strong 2D AutoCAD skills, knowledge of layer management, XREFs manipulation, etc.
• 3D Modelling under supervision of Project Lead Designer.
• Develop and prepare engineering layout drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, specification sheets and other
data.
• Sound knowledge of CAD design and drafting techniques, engineering drawing, graphic arts, reading of drawings.
• Familiarity with relevant Engineering department procedures, design standards and guides.
• Skill in reading, interpreting and using related documents and drawings prepared by others.
• Able to identify and report design related issues to Project Lead Designer and/or Project Engineer
• Familiar with the Ontario Building Code (OBC) and other Safety/Standard Codes considered an asset.
• On-site verification of layout drawings as required. Able to collect and provide proper site measurements and information
as required.
• Prepare drawings utilized for tender documents which range from mechanical or electrical equipment installations to
custom equipment.
• Familiar with P&IDs and PFDs. Able to assist Process Engineer in preparation of Process Diagrams
• Understand the design process and other procedures relevant to the production of engineering documents.
• Ensures compliance with approved design standards in own work to provide quality design
• Participate in Design Review Meetings. 

OTHER ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:  
• Follow job guidelines as described in the DANMARE practice and procedure manual.
• Perform other work-related duties as assigned.
• Work as a member of a design team, cooperating with DANMARE management in an effective manner to perform
engineering work of a high quality.
• Work in a productive manner.
• Produce work which is right the first time.
• Be aware of budget and schedule constraints on all work executed for DANMARE. Make every effort to complete
assignment on time and on schedule.
• Treat all DANMARE information and customer information in a confidential manner.
• Understand and abide by office policies and procedures.
• Informs supervisor of problems or issues which affect the companies’ ability to meet customer requirements.
• Maintain and continually improve technical and professional abilities described above and required to perform assigned
tasks. This may be done through reading and continuing education.
 • Promptly inform DANMARE management of any change in customer status or any information on customer business
which may affect DANMARE’s relationship with the customer or with work in progress.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Experience in 2D & 3D AutoCAD. Other 3D Design software not required but considered an asset.
• Strong written, verbal, mathematical, and interpersonal skills.

SOFTWARE APPLICATION AND TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

• Understand and efficiently use Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, AutoCAD, and Visio.

EDUCATION
• Post-secondary Diploma or Degree in Design, Engineering, or Architectural Technology.

EXPERIENCE
• 1-3 years of previous drafting experience inclusive of responsibilities included in the Job Summary.
 • Experience working on multi-discipline projects.
 • General knowledge/understanding of all related engineering fields.
 • Ability to deal with multiple projects and conflicting deadlines.

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