AutoCAD Manufacturing Drafter



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9L1031079330
  • Posted: April 17, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for an AutoCAD Drafter.

Our client offers an excellent compensation and Profit Sharing in addition to a Pension Plan.

The Role:

  • Work in the engineering department as a member of our engineering drafting/design staff with the long term prospect of becoming senior designer/manager.
  • Involved in all aspects of the development and design using AutoCAD to create drawings for part pieces, weldments and assemblies, including preparing the job card/work instructions that will be issued to the plant for manufacturing.
  • Liaise with Sales, Manufacturing and the end customer to ensure specifications are interpreted correctly for quotation purposes.
  • Determine best drafting/design practices and communicate with peers.
The Ideal Candidate:

  • You are a Mechanical Technologist or equivalent with an established track record in manufacturing and design.
  • Strong Mechanical aptitude with hands-on experience.
  • Above average competency with AutoCAD.
  • Demonstrated understanding of manufactured equipment including welding, fabrication and power transmission design.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment that involves the transformation of steel (machining, cutting, shearing, welding, painting and assembly) into finished equipment.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and interpreting customer specification.
  • Proficient in all MS Office (primarily Excel and Word) applications.
  • Excellent in English communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Strong Mechanical aptitude with hands-on experience.
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Leanne Bonnar, Senior Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-WPG


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Leanne Bonnar

Engineering & Technical


Senior Consultant

  • 204.201.4007

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