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CAD Designer / Drafter

Job ID: 16,897

Date Posted:
May 3, 2019
Job Title:
CAD Designer / Drafter
Job Category:
Processing & Manufacturing

Job Description:

TerraGen Solar is expanding our engineering team again and looking for performance driven, self motivated, enthusiastic team players that meet the high level of expectations from all of our existing team members. CAD Designers/Drafters are required to assimilate into our engineering group providing preliminary project design layouts, proposal preparation, followed by final design, production BOM’s and ultimately construction drawings. Our product offerings incorporate, aluminium profile extrusions, custom roll forming components and fabricated components.
Creative individuals with an "outside of the box" design aptitude are the team members that will succeed in our family.

  • Update proposal and project status utilizing our in-house CRM/ERP software tool
  • Coordinate with external vendors for manufacturing and specialty products
  • Support the development of new products and solutions
  • Develop a strong understanding of all relevant codes and standards including NBC, IBC, CSA, UL, ASCE, SEOAC.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills with an emphasis on Excel
  • Previous solar racking design a definite asset
  • Conversant with parametric design a benefit
  • Self motivated to achieve higher quality standards
  • Understands the importance of building relationships
  • Focused on rapid career advancement
  • Able to assume responsibilities and be accountable for deliverables
  • Must rise every morning with a positive team driven attitude


TerraGen Solar


A Mechanical, Industrial or architectural diploma or degree
2+ years of drafting and detailing
2+ years utilizing CAD software preferably Autocad and/or Solidworks
strong problem solving and multitasking with verbal and written communication skills acquired through educational and work experience in Canada
Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and manufacturing BOMs
Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks / objectives.

How To Apply:

Applicants must provide a written letter with their resume documenting their specific qualifications as they relate to the job description and why they believe they would be a valuable addition to our team. Resumes may be sent to accounting@terragensolar.ca


Advertised Until:

May 24, 2019


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