Alberta Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) is seeking a Specialist, Computer Aided Design (CAD)
to work out of our mill site in Athabasca. The successful candidate will be responsible for the administration of 3D modelling, scanning, and drafting used by Al-Pac engineers and consultants for projects.
Who Are We?
Al-Pac is the largest single-line kraft pulp producer in North America. Our mill is located near the communities of Athabasca, Boyle & Lac La Biche. We are leaders in our industry, from our quality products, mill operations and responsible forest management practices, to the way we grow and develop our team members and work with local communities. We are continuously exploring new and innovative ideas, while delivering premium products with a commitment to strong environmental stewardship and corporate social responsibility – a commitment that is demonstrated by our long-standing Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certification*.
Role Responsibilities
• 3D Process Plant Modelling – Manage and organize Al-Pac’s Plant 3D system. Create and maintain templates, catalogues, specifications, and act as a resource for other users.
• 3D Scanning – Coordinate scanning projects for maintenance and project activities. Manage the cloud scan database (user access, project creation and organization, uploading and downloading scans and data).
• Engineering Design and Drafting – Create 3D models and 2D drawings both collaboratively and independently.
• Drafting Procedures and Training – Create, maintain, and guide procedures/training as related to drafting activities.
• Document Control – Coordinate with others to ensure the proper document control of drawings and other engineering records produced.
Role Requirements
• 4+ years’ experience in a Design or Drafting role.
• Considered an asset:
o A Diploma or Degree in an Engineering Technology program related to Design/Drafting.
o AutoCAD Plant 3D experience.
o Registration with ASET.
o Knowledge of other AutoCAD programs are an asset (Inventor etc.).
o Knowledge of 3D scanning and cloud storage (CINTOO).
o Knowledge in piping design and B31/ABSA codes.
o Manufacturing, Industrial Plant experience.
• Strong comprehension of engineering, project documentation and records management.
• Ability to prioritize, work independently, manage time well, multitask and troubleshoot.
• Strong interpersonal, communication and customer service skills.
• Adaptable to change and ability to work effectively under pressure with changing timelines.
• Accuracy in processing.
What we offer:
• A competitive annual salary including a company-paid pension at 7% and matching RRSP up to 3%.
• Company-paid dental and extended health benefits, including a health care and taxable spending account and supplemental life insurance.
• A compressed work schedule (Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).
• Four week’s annual vacation to start, increasing with years of service.
• Relocation Assistance Program, depending on eligibility.
• A team-based culture that encourages work-life balance.
Resumes can be forwarded in confidence to
Legal Statement
Al-Pac is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We wish to express our thanks to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.