Solidworks Designer – Kitchener, Ontario

Solidworks Designer – Kitchener, Ontario

Job ID: 40099
Kitchener, Ontario
  • Posted 3 months ago
  • Wage: $50-60K
  • Position specifics: Directly hired by the hiring employer. New facility launching in Kitchener, ON, requires a solid Solidworks Designer for a "state of the art" and "best in class" production manufacturing facility, that is on the cutting edge of technology. Assisting in developing the department, rolling out policies & procedures, best practices and creating new vendors. Send your resume portfolio in confidence to Discretion is assured on all levels.

Job Description

The Solidworks Designer will work closely with the in-house design team to model Structural chassis layouts and Stud details – both of which feed robotic automation equipment. The ideal candidate will have an interest in modular construction, automated fabrication systems, parametric design software, and developing alternative approaches to the construction industry.

Responsibilities to include the following, but not limited to:

  • Complete modelling and drawing of parts, assemblies, sheets and BOMs
  • Reviewing existing and creating new building designs, assemblies, parts or details
  • Adapting existing and developing new modular details for fabrication drawings
  • Reviewing design details and flagging questions, conflicts or inconsistencies
  • Organizing drawing packages including Permit & Shop Drawings
  • Working with Senior Designer to identify weekly production needs
  • Potential travel in CAN/US to meet clients or review factory production
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Degree in Diploma in Engineering, Engineering Technology
  • Minimum five (5) years experience in construction and/or design
  • Expertise in Structural design required, additional experience in Architecture and/or Mechanical / Electrical / Plumbing is an asset
  • PE / OAA or other licensing is an asset, but not required
  • Thorough understanding of IBC / OBC building codes is an asset
  • Additional experience with Sketchup or Revit/AutoCAD is an asset
  • Experience producing Solidworks construction drawings, shop drawings & details
  • Expertise in conflict detection and resolution
  • General knowledge of contract management and administration
  • Experience producing drawings and details for manufacturing
  • Experience in Project Management is an asset


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