Senior CAD Technician

Job Locations CA-QC-Quebec
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/18/2022 7:32 PM)
Req No.
Technical Services


TYLin Canada  is a full-service, professional engineering firm focused on the planning, design, and construction of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients worldwide. The firm is an internationally recognized pioneer in solving the most difficult engineering challenges. Headquartered in San Francisco, California for over 65 years, TYLin has more than 3,200 professionals throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe. TYLin is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies. 


TYLin's Canada, Inc.’s office in Montreal, QC, is seeking a Senior CAD Technician to prepare CAD drawings for bridge projects in accordance with client’s standards (e.g. MOTs in Canada and DOTs in the USA). The CAD Technician will also develop accurate 3D models of bridge components and assist with the development of department procedures as needed.



  • Develops CAD plans and details for various types of bridge structures.
  • Manages CAD deliverables on bridge projects and assists the PMs in preparation of tender documents.
  • Develops and expands company’s expertise and skill in approved CAD applications.
  • Applies CAD expertise and skill in the development of detailed construction plans.
  • Develops structural details for bridge structures including steel, pre-stressed and reinforced concrete bridges.
  • Understands and masters the notions of the roadway geometry design.
  • Prepares as-built plans.
  • Maintains project electronic files and archives.
  • Provides guidance in CAD techniques and participates in training of other CAD technicians.
  • Other related tasks as required.


  • Requires a minimum of 10 years’ experience working on bridge projects and demonstrated skills in creation of project plans.
  • A degree from an accredited College or Institute is preferred. 
  • Must have skills with AutoCAD and MicroStation associated with the production of bridge structural plans.
  • Knowledge of Bluebeam, MS Office, 3D and Imaging software, as well as computer skills such as networking, hardware/software installations, configurations, and troubleshooting is desired.
  • Ability to create 3D modeling with BIM tools  (Revit, Civil 3D, or Tekla) is an asset.
  • Knowledge of Rhino 3D and Grasshopper and ability to create 3D renderings of structures is desired.
  • Knowledge of French language and ability to prepare drawings in French is an asset.
  • Ability to manage and lead a team of CAD technicians.
  • Ability to develop CAD standards and templates.
  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.
  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.
  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.
  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.

TYLin is committed to employment equity and providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). If you require accommodation for a disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at hr-careers@us.tylin.com. TYLin remains committed to complying with all local health authority, legal or lawful client requirements, as such this role may be situated in a jurisdiction with masking or vaccinate or test requirements to attend office or client locations (controlled location). You should ask your manager about this prior to starting. Should you be subject to the requirements, you are required to disclose your vaccination status within the first week of starting or before entering a controlled location, whichever comes first.  



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