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We’re looking for a service-oriented, team player to join our Facilities team as a draftsperson for a temporary assignment of approximately 18 months. You’ll use your CAD experience to prepare architectural, mechanical, electrical, and space plan drawings. As part of the Workplace Planning and Solutions group, you’ll be a team member of an integral unit in our Facilities’ department that creates work spaces that inspire our people.


What you’ll do

As a draftsperson you will:

  • Prepare scopes of work, space plans, specifications, and schedules
  • Prepare working drawings for projects and update as-built drawings, permanent records, and space plans
  • Plan, design, and coordinate minor renovation and systems projects
  • Work with consultants, contractors, and suppliers and liaise with client departments to plan the functional and operational components of minor projects
  • Create drafting policies, procedures, and standards
  • Support Facilities’ management and project coordinators by researching and collating technical information for project analysis


Is this a good fit for you?

We’re looking for someone who can:

  • Plan, organize, and prioritize workload and multi-task to meet objectives in a fast-paced production environment
  • Interpret and present information verbally, in writing, and in graphic formats to clarify proposals for a wide variety of audiences
  • Ensure drawings meet applicable standards and codes


Your experience and educational background:

  • A diploma or certificate in computer aided design and drafting
  • A minimum of two years of drafting experience, that includes experience using AutoCAD to prepare architectural, mechanical, electrical, and space plan drawings
  • Experience drafting commercial office furniture systems is an asset
  • Familiarity with and the ability to interpret and apply building and regulatory codes
  • A valid BC driver’s license
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Who are we?

At WorkSafeBC, we’re dedicated to promoting safe and healthy workplaces across B.C. We partner with workers and employers to save lives and prevent injury, disease, and disability. When work-related injuries or diseases occur, we provide compensation, and support injured workers in their recovery, rehabilitation, and safe return to work. We also work diligently to sustain our workers compensation system for today and future generations. We’re honoured to serve the 2.3 million workers and 231,000 registered employers in our province.


What’s it like to work at WorkSafeBC?

It’s challenging, stimulating, and hugely rewarding. Our positions offer tremendous diversity and excellent opportunities for professional growth. Every day, the work we do impacts people and changes lives. What we do is important and so are the people we do it for.


We’re an inclusive and accessible employer, committed to employment equity objectives, and we invite applications from all qualified individuals. Please note that this position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.


To apply

Visit and select Careers to submit a resume and cover letter that details your characteristics, accomplishments, and prior work experience related to the requirements for the position. We can only accept applications submitted through our website.


Thank you, in advance, for applying. Unfortunately, we’re only able to contact those whose applications we will be pursuing further.


Posted: March 1, 2019
Closes: April 30, 2019
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1001-5000 employees

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About WorkSafeBC

Who are we? We’re a team of more than 3,000 people, working together across 15 offices in the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island, and B.C.’s interior. Our vision is to keep British Columbians free fr...