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WSP Canada

EIC Drafter Vancouver, BC 2022-10-23

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
3 days ago
WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 55,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 9,800+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We are among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects .

At WSP :

•We value our people and our reputation
•We are locally dedicated with international scale
•We are future focused and challenge the status quo
•We foster collaboration in everything we do
•We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

The Opportunity:

WSP is currently seeking an EIC Drafter to expand our Water & Wastewater team in Vancouver office. Reporting to the Director, Electrical, SCADA & Facilities and supervised by the EIC team lead for the Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) business line, the successful candidate will be responsible for undertaking EIC (Electrical, Instrumentation & Controls) design drafting working directly with our EIC engineers on projects primarily for the water and wastewater industry.
Why WSP?

•We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging
•Our Flexible Work Policy - we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives
•A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer
Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada
Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things
•A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

#WeAre WSP
A day in the life:

•Work with EIC engineers to undertake drafting of various electrical, instrumentation, and controls drawings;
•Conduct inter-discipline coordination of Revit models;
•Maintain client standards while producing drawings and maintaining drawing register;
•Play a proactive part in the design process and to be active on several projects at any given time;
•Develop and strengthen existing skills and support the delivery of engineering projects in accordance with Client requirements and in line with company and industry best practices;
•Ensure that solutions offered and delivered reflect the needs of private sector, municipal, provincial, and federal clients as the case may be, and;
•Other duties as assigned.
What you'll bring to WSP ...

•College or Technical Institute graduated with a minimum of a Diploma in technology, preferably electrical drafting or technology related;
•5 to 8 years' experience in drafting for electrical systems for buildings and industrial infrastructure, including but not limited to: power distribution, lighting, automation, controls, life safety systems, and communications.
•Excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD. Experience in Script and Lisp will be considered as added advantage.
•Experience in working in BIM360 environment and Revit software
•Ability to work independently to deliver comprehensive designs and meeting deadlines
•Ability to read and interpret 2D and 3D drawings and models to assist with investigations of engineering problems
•Exemplary interpersonal skills with team members and other disciplines;
•Detailed oriented, organized, hard worker, with a team player attitude;
•erform under pressure to meet the deadlines; and,
•Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe and the growing list of our clients including vaccination status as part of their mandated health and safety requirements to work with them, you will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to WSP as a condition of employment. You may also be required to undergo additional immunization to maintain a fully vaccinated status against COVID-19 whenever local Public Health Authorities recommend additional immunization.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY .

WSP Canada Inc.

Vancouver, BC

Intermediate (6 - 10 years)

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada/

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