Drafting Technologist

  • Full Time
  • Saskatoon , SK
  • Posted on May 15, 2021
  • Vacancy: 4
  • Salary: 28.85 to $30.00 hourly, 30- 40 hours per week.

Drafting Technologist

Salary $28.85 to $30.00 hourly, 30- 40 hours per week.
Job Type Full Time
Vacancy 4
Job ID 88304755
Employer name
Posted Date 15-05-2021
Expired at 15-02-2022


Business information: BC Traditional Homes provides high-quality new home construction, project management, and design services for fine custom homes.  We assist with any phase of the project, from conception to completion.

Business address: 623 Discovery Street, Victoria, BC V8T 5G4

Work Location: same as above and various work sites within Vancouver Island and Coast Region, depending on where our projects are located.

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Develop and prepare designs and drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, specification sheets and other data
  • Write specifications
  • Complete documentation packages and produce drawing sets
  • Examine drawings for conformity and errors
  • Read and interpret blueprints, building plans and drawings
  • Communicate with customers, if required, for clarification on plans or details
  • Communicate with manager to complete designs and send them to production, in accordance with project timelines
  • Operate computer-assisted design (CAD, REVIT, ARCHICAD) and drafting workstations


  • Education: Completion of secondary school is required.
  • Completion of a two- to three-year college program and/or courses in engineering design and drafting technology or in a related field is a strong asset.
  • Experience: A minimum of 6 months to one year of experience as a drafting technologist and/or drafting training is required
  • Strong computer and technology knowledge is required: Microsoft Office, Sketch UP & Auto CAD, Autodesk REVIT, ARCHICAD
  • Type of drafting required: manual drafting, free-hand drafting, shop drawings, detailing drafting, presentation drawings

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Ability to distinguish between colours

Personal Suitability:

  • Team player
  • Excellent written communication
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized, Initiative
  • Client focus
  • Accurate
  • Judgement
  • Effective interpersonal skills

Salary: $28.85 to $30.00 hourly, 30- 40 hours per week.

Benefits: Disability, Dental and extended medical insurance will be provided.

Important Information:

The employee will work from Monday to Friday, from 9:00AM to 4:00PM. Flexibility in schedule is required to work extended hours/overtime and/or weekends on occasion to meet customer deadlines.

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