Kinectrics takes pride in being consistently ranked as one of the best places to work in the energy and utility industry, where purpose and people mean as much as innovation and growth. That’s why we choose only the best and brightest to join us. To keep pace with Canada’s expanding energy and utility sector, Kinectrics has grown from a company of 300 to over 1,000 in only the last few years - and we aren’t looking to slow down. Join our diverse, supportive workplace for a rewarding career in the electricity industry.


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The Opportunity


Position: Drafter/Designer

Employment Type: Permanent         

Department: Design, Engineering and Services  

Hours: 40          

Location: 393 University Avenue, Toronto  



What We Offer:


At Kinectrics, employees are recognized for their knowledge, experience, and contributions while working in a highly technical and challenging environment. Kinectrics puts you in the driver’s seat of your own career, setting you up alongside industry experts who will help you develop the skills essential to your professional growth in a dynamic, entrepreneurial, and rewarding work culture.

  • Purpose: The work we do each day helps communities around the world. Find satisfaction in work that really matters, working alongside and as part of the best and brightest in the industry.
  • Growth: To keep pace with Canada’s expanding energy and utility sector, we are growing more each day, which means more opportunities for you. We encourage our employees to grow alongside our company thanks to a number of significant training and personal development opportunities.
  • Innovation: Our staff proudly develop innovations that push the industry forward.
  • Diversity: The company is dedicated to promoting diversity in its workforce, up to and including the senior management level. Our diversity committee ensures we stay up to date on leading trends and best practices, creating a desirable workspace for each and every one of our employees.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive total compensation package unmatched by most industries throughout North America.



Accountabilities: How You Will Make an Impact:

The Engineering Programs, Drafting & Modelling Section of the Design Engineering and Sites Department is currently growing to respond to the needs of our nuclear portfolio including power generation utilities in Canada and Europe. We are looking for highly motivated drafting designers.

General Accountabilities:

 Perform drafting/designing and modeling tasks in the areas of mechanical, civil, electrical, structural and/or architectural design for nuclear power plants and/or similar facilities

  • Perform and support the administration of Building Information Modeling (BIM) platform
  • Interface effectively with engineers on multi-disciplinary projects
  • Stay current with developments within their field of expertise
  • Other duties as assigned

What You Need to Succeed:

  • Diploma in Mechanical, Civil/Structural or Electrical Engineering Technology (or equivalent).
  • Proficiency in one or more 2D/3D design packages including but not limited to:
  • Autodesk Suite: AutoCAD, Plant 3D, Revit, Navisworks, Inventor, BIM Collaborate
  • AVEVA E3D Design, AVEVA P&ID, AVEVA Enterprise
  • SolidWorks, Raster Design, SharePoint, Solid Edge
  • CATIA, MicroStation, Intergraph SmartPlant Review, Bentley ProStructures
  • Knowledge of using 3D laser scanning equipment while doing field walkdowns and post processing of associated point cloud data to support brown field design projects would be an asset.
  • Experience in Building Information Modeling (BIM) is required.
  • Expertise in one or more specific areas of the following:
  • Structural design of steel and concrete structures, connections, shop drawings and fabrication detailing.
  • Piping isometrics, piping modeling, and pipe support design
  • Flow diagrams (P&ID & PFDs), and electrical/instrumentation wiring diagrams
  • Mechanical details of machine(s) and similar components
  • Good understanding of Nuclear Quality Assurance requirements and applicable industry design standards is considered an asset.
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards and specifications, such as CSA, ASME, ASTM, ACI guides.
  • Excellent time management skills to prioritize assigned work and to coordinate multiple activities efficiently.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated capability to interface effectively with and gain the trust of peers and other team members.
  • A period of 2 to 8 years minimum experience is considered necessary.

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