Competition # 374

Draftsperson / Mechanical Designer

TRIUMF is accepting application for a junior to intermediate level Draftsperson/Designer for a 2 year contract working with our Ultra Cold Neutron project team. The position may lead to continuing employment with TRIUMF beyond this project.

Position Responsibilities

  • Prepare 3d models & standardized manufacturing drawings.
  • Use PDM works to file and track revisions of designs.
  • Work under the guidance of an engineer to develop a design.
  • Part of a team of Physicists and Engineers.
  • Occasional hands on assembly work required.
Skill Requirements
  • Thorough knowledge of SolidWorks software, dimensioning and geometric tolerancing.
  • Quick and accurate drafting skills.
  • Strong organizational abilities.
  • Self starter, with team player attitude, with good communication skills.
Preference will be given to those with relevant on the job experience and an aptitude for hands on mechanical.

Minimum Education Qualifications:

  • BCIT diploma or the equivalent in mechanical design technology.
Information sources TRIUMF is a unique place to work and this is an excellent opportunity to further develop your career as a draftsperson / mechanical designer in a high profile national research facility. Check out our Career pages to see why you should consider joining TRIUMF:

TRIUMF is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace, and we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Your complete application package should be submitted by email to and will include the following in one complete PDF file:

Applications will be accepted until 2013-04-01

TRIUMF Human Resources, 2013-03-18

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