Electrical Designer - Temporary 6 month Contract

This is a temporary position based in Edmonton, AB expected to last approximately 6 months.

Position Summary : The role of the Electrical Draftsperson is to produce electrical drawings as detailed by the engineering team, to coordinate 3D modeling with the structural and piping departments and to utilize “X-Referenced drawings” as the basis for much of the design work for domestic and international industrial projects.

Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Drafting electrical layout of skids and buildings.
  • Cable Tray layouts.
  • Schematic Diagrams.


  • 5-7 years of experience in the electrical industry as a CAD operator.
  • Proficient in AutoCad 2011 and higher, Navis Works
  • Knowledge in Electrical Drafting for Petrochemical Plants.
  • Familiarity with E-Plan would be an asset
  • Proficient in AutoCad 3D and X –Referenced Applications
  • Proven ability to produce high quality work while facing competing priorities and strict deadlines.
  • Demonstrate an ability to prioritize activities and stay focused in a dynamic ever changing environment.
  • Experience with CEC and IEC drafting symbology standards is an asset.
  • Excellent written communication skills.


  • Drafting Technology Diploma
  • AutoCad Certificate

TDE offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package as well as a positive work environment with opportunities for growth. If you are interested in this opportunity and feel your skills and experience will add value at TDE, please forward your cover letter and resume along with salary expectations to tdehr@thermodesign.com with Electrical Design Draftsperson in the subject line.