CAD Designer

Date: Apr 5, 2023

Location: Sydney, NS, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 85370

Job Category: Infrastructure; Engineering

Location: Sydney, NS, Canada
Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in miningenergy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional?

We look forward to hearing from you.

Our expertise in infrastructure includes aviation, highways and bridges, planning and advisory services, ports, rail and transit, tunnels, and water. Want to be part of the creation and construction of our cities? Then the infrastructure team is for you!


  • Assist in the preparation and modification of mechanical and electrical industrial project drawings for varying types of projects in the industrial, commercial, and retail sectors;
  • Revise and update existing drawings reflecting design changes to ensure consistent documentation of the project;
  • Review blueprints, plans, specifications and other customer documentation as requested by the project engineer or project manager;
  • Revise and update drawings to ensure consistent documentation of the project;
  • Adhere to company/client CAD standards for all production drawings;
  • Maintain notes, design calculations and other documentation for future reference.


  • Electrical design/experience using Autodesk software;
  • 3D modelling experience within a Revit environment;
  • Understanding of the following: industrial electrical systems including power distribution for LV and MV systems, electrical protection and coordination, application of North American Electrical Codes(CSA C22.1 Part 1 and NFPA 70E) in commercial and industrial environments, light systems and lighting analysis, Industrial control systems (PLC/HMI), Process and Instrumentation drawings;
  • Requires a good attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines;
  • Self-motivated with a willingness to learn new skills and work across disciplines.

Nice to have:

  • An understanding of mechanical systems related to fluids, pumping and piping;
  • Knowledge of raw material transfer systems;
  • Site inspection or hands-on site work experience.

Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long-term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

Don’t meet every single requirement? You don’t need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you’re interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don’t perfectly align with the skills we’ve listed.

We’re committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We’ll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.