CADD Technician

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Author pmnationtalk
Date November 11, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Hydro One Networks Inc
Location Toronto, ON
Category Technician
Client Hydro One
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CADD Technician

Date: Nov 6, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc

32941 – Toronto – Temporary – 12 Months 

Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly 1.4 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play.

It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One!

General Accountabilities:

  • Participate in the development and implementation of key engineering applications and data systems, improve work processes associated with drawings and records management and explore innovative technologies in order to maximize engineering and construction efficiency and improve productivity (e.g. Digital Pen, 3D Printing, Virtual Reality for Substations, Laser Scanning, Business Intelligence for Engineering, etc.)
  • Assist in the design and technical support of engineering software applications, such as Document Management Systems (e.g. Meridian, AutoDesk Vault, HOPP), CAD authoring tools (e.g. AutoCAD, Inventor, Civil 3D, etc.) and other technology solutions utilized by Engineering, Station Services and Construction
  • Administer computer aided drafting/design systems and information management for the Transmission Engineering Division.
  • Develop and document CADD and information management applications, procedures, programs and methods.
  • Provide weekly/monthly reporting on drawing related productions stats
  • Perform User Acceptance Testing for software changes and upgrades
  • Develop interfaces with other departments and with external vendors for Engineering Design and Information Management access.
  • Develop and implement CADD and information management quality assurance processes.
  • Administer other information technology systems for the department.

Selection Criteria

Essential Knowledge:

  • Requires advanced knowledge of computer technology related to CADD and the application of information systems.
  • Requires knowledge of drafting as they relate to the various disciplines in Transmission Engineering.
  • In-depth knowledge of Autodesk products, including Vault, Inventor, AutoCAD, Civil3D, and BlueCielo Meridian DMS. Requires experience with various database applications/spreadsheets to manipulate data for information (Document) management purposes.
  • Requires experience in the Microsoft Applications suite and transferring data programming to improve and interface the CADDS Information Management systems.
  • Requires analytical skills to identify programs and develop recommendations for solutions.
  • Requires experience preparing complex drawings and bills of material.
  • Demonstrates effective verbal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Good knowledge of English to communicate effectively.
  • Team and individual problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to work well with others.
  • Demonstrates good organizational skills.
  • A period of over ten years is considered necessary to gain this experience.
  • This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired in either a Grade XII education in a secondary school plus up to one year of further concentrated study, or equivalent education.

At Hydro One we understand that the success and strength of our business rests with our people. When we develop their skills, we are investing in both their success and ours. To secure the best talent, we seek to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of the communities where we live and work and to create a culture based on safety, innovation and inclusiveness.

We are honoured to be recognized by Forbes in its list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2019.

Thank you for considering a career with Hydro One, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates.  If you are having difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email  Hydro One will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.

Please note this email is only for accommodation requests.  Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.

Deadline: November 18, 2019

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