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CAD Technician

Job ID #Remote-CADTech Remote

Job Description

DSEL is seeking a bright and motivated individual to join our Contract Administration department as a CAD Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for all of the AutoCAD works in the department, including erosion and sediment control drawings, as-constructed drawings, earthwork calculations and assisting with house siting review.

If you have a background in AutoCAD, strong skills in Microsoft Excel and Word, and thrive in a fast-paced environment, we invite you to apply for this key position.


  • Work with AutoCAD, supporting the drawing needs of our project coordinators and site inspectors
  • Draft sediment and erosion control drawings and construction staging drawings
  • Prepare as-constructed drawing sand update design sheets based on information provided by the site inspector for submission to the municipalities and conservation authorities.
  • Complete earthwork quantity verifications for contractor payment requests for topsoil, cut/fill and other quantities
  • Measure quantities in AutoCAD for tenders and payment requests


  • CET designation and/or recent completion of a undergraduate civil engineering degree program
  • 1-year experience in an AutoCAD-focused position, ideally with a low-rise engineering consulting firm
  • Strong AutoCAD abilities and experience with Civil 3D
  • Above-average Word and Excel knowledge and ability
  • Highly-motivated, organized, and able to work well independently

What You Can Expect from DSEL

  • A supportive place to work
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Dental / Medical
  • Wellness spending account
  • Company events
  • Work-from-home opportunities
  • Travel and expense account for on-site activities
  • Leadership training program
  • Opportunities to grow based on merit not years of service
  • Annual career review

DSEL is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities regardless of race, ancestry, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, colour, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, age, conviction for an offence for which a pardon has been granted or any other ground of discrimination prohibited by law. Employment related decisions, including those relating to recruitment, hiring, termination, remuneration, benefits, promotion, training and personal development shall be free from discrimination on any prohibited ground.

DSEL is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. DSEL ensures that every employee receives equitable treatment with respect to employment, and receives accommodation where required, in accordance with the provisions of the Human Rights Code and the AODA and its Regulations.

If this sounds like a fit for you, please submit your resume below.

We are grateful to all applicants for their interest; however, we will only be contacting those candidates who have been selected for an interview.

Interested? We'd love to hear from you.

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