MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST

Location: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto

Practice: Mechanical Engineering

Posted: 11-08-2021

Expires: 01-10-2022

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Role at a Glance

You will focus on producing high-quality construction documents for a broad range of industrial, commercial, and institutional projects as part of a fully integrated design team.  This position will be responsible for assistance in creating construction documents using AutoCAD and Revit software through the various phases of design.

You will have the opportunity to work on exciting local projects. Examples of projects that we are really proud to have in our portfolio include the Conestoga College Cambridge Campus, Waterloo Region Museum and the Kitchener Public Library expansion.

**This role is open to applicants interested in working at any of our offices: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto**

 

You’ll Love This Role If

  • You are ambitious in your pursuit to be the best
  • You get the importance of paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • You embrace progressive change, out-of-the-box thinking, and working in a high-energy environment

What You Will Do

  • Assist with the preparation of construction documents and specifications  
  • Prepare accurate CAD drawings from mark-ups and instructions provided by architects, engineers, designers and senior drafting personnel
  • Apply office CAD standards to drafting assignments (layers, line weights)
  • Ensure output meets the required quality expectations and deadlines
  • Take responsibility for own work, produced to a high standard
  • Coordinate detailed design with design team members, including external teams
  • Ensure work product meets deadlines and high quality and CAD standards

What We Need

  • Mechanical/Architecture/Construction Engineering Technology diploma or certificate (or similar)
  • Excellent working knowledge of drafting with AutoCAD; experience with Revit MEP is an asset
  • Good understanding of building construction and basic mechanical building systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Life at WalterFedy

As one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading integrated architecture, engineering, and construction firms, WalterFedy and our sister company, AEC, both play a leading role in shaping the way our communities feel and function – it’s an amazing responsibility.   

Our ambition goes beyond great design – we’re here to enhance the world around us. To make it happen, we need a team of agile, ambitious, and big-picture thinkers who share our drive to harness our collective talents to do something bigger.   

Our team is made up of the industry's best. We share a common commitment to question the ordinary, infuse everything we do with creativity and challenge our industry to redefine what’s possible.   

Join us as we move past working for a living, and toward building better communities with smart, influential design.   

 

How to Apply

Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the link on this page. You will be redirected to our internal application platform.  

WalterFedy strives to create a culture of inclusivity and diversity. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from groups traditionally underrepresented in the workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practice and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, creed, national origin, citizenship, status, age, sex, gender identity/expression, marital or domestic partnership status, or disability.  

Should you require accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact hr@walterfedy.com or call 519-576-2150.  

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!