CAD Operator


LOCATION Vancouver


The MCW Group of Companies is a multidisciplinary national engineering consulting firm who have built a solid reputation for the delivery of Professional Consulting Engineering Services, Energy Management Services, and Engineering Development Services. Through our AGE Power Consultants division, we specialize in providing Transmission and Distribution substation and line design together with Project Management services for the utility, industrial, commercial and institutional market places.

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Our Company is currently seeking a self-motivated, hardworking CAD Operator to join our Vancouver British Columbia office. 

Position: CAD Operator

: Vancouver, British Columbia


  • Prepare construction drawings as directed by Project Engineer, Job Captain and Design Technologist
  • Operate computer-assisted design (CAD) and drafting workstations
  • Assist with the development and preparation of design sketches
  • Check and verify design drawings to conform to corporate CAD standards
  • Perform general duties as required such as printing/plotting, submitting drawings to Technologist, Design Technologist, Job Captain and completing mark-ups for ‘as builts’ and in turn updating MCW records
  • All duties to be performed accurately and efficiently in order to deliver quality product/service on schedule      
  • The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive
  • Overtime as required

 Technical Skills:

  • The position requires the incumbent to have competence with a variety of computer software including high proficiency with AutoCAD; experience with Visio and Revit is an asset
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)


  • Power distribution knowledge is essential for the incumbent to be successful in this role. 
  • Completion of a college program in Drafting considered an asset.
  • Knowledge received from previous work experience in a similar positon considered and asset.

 Requirements and experience:

  • Mechanical and Electrical knowledge would be an asset
  • Ability to meet deadlines/successful completion of deliverables
  • Ability to communicate and work well with other departments
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work under pressure on either single or multiple tasks
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Team and client-focused


In order to be successful in this position, the incumbent will be expected to possess the following competencies:

Achievement Orientation – Focusing efforts on achieving high quality results to help others meet and exceed the organization’s standards

Attention to Detail – Working in a conscientious, consistent and thorough manner in order to recognize less obvious information

Teamwork – Working collaboratively with others to foster teamwork and achieve organizational goals

Using Information Technology – Using software and information technology to compliment one’s base knowledge in cases where limited information and resources are available to accomplish one's work

Resilience – Remaining energized and focused in the face of occasional ambiguity, change or strenuous work demands

Planning and Organizing – Developing, implementing, evaluating and adjusting own plans and activities to reach goals, while ensuring the optimal use of resources

Initiative – Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently by identifying the immediate action needed and seizing the opportunities that arise

Information Management – Demonstrating basic knowledge and ability and, with guidance using appropriate procedures to collect, organize, retrieve, maintain and disseminate information

Interested applicants please apply online or send your application to including “CAD Operator Vancouver in the subject line. 

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls, please.

MCW Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer.

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