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Intermediate Civil Designer - Airdrie, AB

Location : Airdrie, AB Department:

Post Date : 4/28/2017 Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found


PROPAK Systems Ltd., an established leader in engineering, fabrication, and construction of gas compression, processing and Heavy Oil equipment and facilities, is seeking an Intermediate Civil Designer to develop earthworks/grading designs for various central processing facilities, well pads, compressor stations, and other oil and gas facilities. This position is based at our Airdrie, AB office.

Key Responsibilities:

o Utilizes AutoCAD Civil3D to develop complex and intricate rough and finish grade surface models; o Assists in the design of lease development and site layout, and resolves issues with respect to site datum, scale and rotation from survey to plant coordinates, etc; o Drafts the grading design drawings, including road profiles/alignments, facility pads, ponds, stockpiles, berms, ditches, containment areas, and associated details; Completes all aspects of civil grading design and drafting in compliance with project scope, client specifications, standards, and applicable codes and regulations; o Ensures drawings are dimensionally clear, complete, and correct; o Manages design information and assembles checking packages; o Utilizes AutoCAD Civil3D, calculates volumes of cut, fill, topsoil, road pit run and base course gravel, pad surfacing gravel, liners, geotextiles, etc; o Organizes design packages; o Gains full understanding of project scopes and schedule; o Collaborates with Civil/Structural Checkers, Field Construction Management personnel, and Project and Mechanical Engineering; o Assists design leads and provides back-up in their absence; o Attends meetings and model reviews to discuss design aspects; o Creates weekly progress and status reports (as required); o Guides junior personnel assigned to their area of projects; o Assists with design/drafting of concrete, foundations, piling, and steel structures such as modules, pipe racks, pipe supports, platforms, stairways, etc; o May need to provide assistance in the setup and maintenance of AutoCAD Civil 3D (as required).

Qualitifications :

o Diploma in Engineering Design Drafting Technology (EDDT) or recognized equivalent o 5+ years’ experience in AutoCAD Civil3D earthworks/grading modelling and design for oil and gas facilities. o Experience shall include interpreting surveys, troubleshooting plant datum, scale and rotation issues (with respect to survey), and development of full grading design drawings including rough and finish grade plans, road, pond and facility pad profiles, sections, and details. o 5+ years’ experience in drafting with 2D AutoCAD o Proficiency in AutoCAD 2010 and higher o Knowledge of Navisworks o Strong skills in Microsoft Excel o Proficiency in CADWorx 2010 and higher is an asset CANDIDATES WILLING TO RELOCATE FOR THIS POSITION MUST STATE WILLINGNESS TO RELOCATE IN THEIR APPLICATION. No Phone Calls Please

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please apply stating Intermediate Civil Designer - Airdrie, AB in the subject line to:

We thank all applicants for their interest in Propak as an employer, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.