Engineering Drafter 1

FORTIS BC
Posted a month ago
Trail
TBD
Full Time

Job Description

Affiliation: MoveUP Employment Status: Full-Time Regular Salary: $2,324.00 Bi-weekly

We’re looking for new talent to join us as we reinvent the future of energy. Across BC, we have a diverse team of more than 2,500 employees we can’t do without, yet we’re growing as fast as ever.

You may think we’re your standard utility that delivers natural gas and electricity, but we’re also into cool, innovative energy solutions. Think carbon capture, renewable energies and lower-carbon transportation for a start. We believe in creating a cleaner, healthier tomorrow.

If you like meaningful work, a dynamic environment and forward-thinking colleagues, build your career with us. You’ll get opportunities to grow, lead, solve, and create. So what are you waiting for? Let’s rethink energy together.

Responsibilities Performs a variety of drafting duties, under direction, relating to conceptual designs through to final working and construction drawings in connection with electrical, civil, structural, mechanical, architectural, instrumentational engineering requirements of electric generation, stations, transmission, distribution, and communication projects. Produces and/or revises Issue for Construction (IFC) drawings, plans from design layouts, sketches, rough notes and verbal instructions. Compiles, assembles and issues Issued for Construction (IFC) packages Produces As built drawings from field mark ups Monitor, handle and track incoming and outgoing electronic documents between the project teams, vendors, consultants and contractors in a timely manner. Together with the engineering design team, organize and maintain all documents and records, including drawings, substation drawing list, equipment manuals, etc. Produces and/or revises custom maps, report drawings, standard drawings, schematics, overlays, charts, diagrams, displays and drafting standards. Imports information utilizing data transfer techniques, digitizing, scanning and conversion software.
Provides guidance to others regarding layout of drawings and the application of engineering and engineering drafting standards and procedures; maintain and adhere to drafting standards. Conduct work in a manner that prevents injuries and incidents. Maintain knowledge and understanding of safety policies, practices and procedures. Lead by example by putting safety first at all times. Performs duties of a minor nature related to the above duties, which do not affect the rating of the job. Requirements High School graduation including completion of design courses such as Engineering Technology, AutoCAD. One year recent, related experience. Knowledge of computer systems operations, environment and peripherals. Working knowledge of the use of AUTOCAD Experience working with Electronic Document Management Systems (EDMS), such as Aconex, On Track, Sharepoint, Live Link etc in Document Control in a Capital Project Sound knowledge of systems operations and construction and maintenance processes and procedures. Courteous, professional manner in dealing with internal and external contacts. Ability to multitask and work under pressure during peak workload situations. Sound organizational, analytical and decision-making skills, including the ability to interpret and organize data from a variety of sources. Sound oral, written and presentation skills. Intermediate level keyboarding skills, including the ability to format correspondence, reports and charts. Valid Class 5 British Columbia Driver’s License. What you need to know: This role is covered under the FortisBC/MoveUP Collective Agreement. If you are a MoveUP employee covered by LOU 42 and are the successful candidate, you may remain in LOU 42. Our engaging workplace offers a wide range of challenging opportunities, while being safe, inclusive and diverse. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, while supporting life-long career development. We also encourage volunteerism and nourish the need to give back to your community.

The safety of our customers and FortisBC family members is our number one priority. To ensure the safety of our employees on our job sites, there is strict adherence to our worksite safety plans and social distancing practices. As an essential service provider, we’ll continue to follow the government COVID-19 guidelines and adjust our plans as necessary. As we welcome new employees, our commitment to safety remains for all of our FortisBC family.

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