Draftsperson Job Openings by Activa in Waterloo

Job Title Draftsperson Job Openings Waterloo Activa
Pub Date 30+ days ago
Company Activa
Location Waterloo

Activa Jobs 2020 - Activa calls a new worker to apply Draftsperson, that will be placed in Waterloo. You will definitely get a better chance as well as less dangerous life in the future. Signing up for this company makes anyone can do the ones aim much easier as well as produce the desire becoming reality.

To help this corporation vision and mission happens on correct Activa is actually started on brand-new place as November 2020. Everyone who are considering answering this vacant, make sure you take part in this kind of Draftsperson recruitment. If you will be the one which might load qualifications, you can look at further info about Draftsperson Job Openings below.

Activa Job Vacancies 2020

Draftsperson Job Opening in Waterloo

Company: Activa
Job Title: Draftsperson
Reports To: Drafting Team Lead
Job Type: Permanent Full-Time
Location: Waterloo, Ontario

Role Summary:
Reporting to the Drafting Team Lead, the Draftsperson is primarily responsible for altering base design drafting plans for permit application.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and provide technical working drawings for production and personalized homes
  • Develop and maintain architectural drafting standards and details
  • Ensure design concepts and construction documents comply with and satisfy municipal requirements and zoning by-laws, standards, Ontario Building Code and specific architectural controls.
  • Maintain pre-determined timeline schedule to hit milestone deadline
  • Day-to-day general office duties for the drafting department, including set-up of new job files and coordinating with engineers and other consultants
  • Complete scope of project from preliminary design concepts and base plans to working drawings
  • Work with Sales Team to keep the company at the leading edge in home designs
  • Establish and maintain architectural details and drafting standards for residential projects
  • Document all work completed in terms of time and date in the established timesheet on a daily basis
  • Inform Manager as to status of work and advise of any problems or potential problems as early as possible with identified solutions
  • Meet with the Team Lead to verify design and other specific issues, to ensure the success of the project and ensure quality control for customer satisfaction
  • Sign-off drawings for permit submission using personally obtained BCIN
  • Daily interaction with various departments and outside consultants
  • Provide support to job site for any design requirements
  • Other duties as assigned by management


  • Post-Secondary School diploma or degree
  • 3 to 5 years’ drafting experience in a production residential home building environment
  • BCIN No. and OBC course completion considered an asset
  • Extensive knowledge in construction considered an asset, including construction documentation, architectural styles and local design trends, municipal zoning bylaws, and development schedules for design and working drawing programs
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office including the most current versions of AutoCAD and SoftPlan are required.
  • Experience with Revit, Sketchup and NewStar is an asset.

Personal Attributes:

  • Outgoing and engaging personality with the ability to interact with clients, consultants and municipal officials effectively and professionally
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Motivated and self-confident with the ability to manage time effectively and efficiently
  • Able to work well under pressure while working on a multitude of tasks and respond quickly to changing situations

If you are self-motivated and are looking for an opportunity to expand your career in a dynamic and enthusiastic environment, you are invited to submit your resume.

We appreciate your interest, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Activa is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all individuals. We support the goals of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please contact our Human Resources department.

Job Type: Freelance


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care


  • Monday to Friday


  • Residential Drafting: 3 years (Preferred)
  • AutoCAD: 1 year (Preferred)
  • SoftPlan: 1 year (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

As one of the leading companies in Canada, Activa opens variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. Activa also offers a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to learn new skills and knowing through the company programs.

If You are interested to send an application for Draftsperson Jobs Waterloo November 2020 by Activa, please prepare requirements files and documents as soon as possible. To apply by online, please click the "Apply" button below. If you still do not satisfy with a job above, you can try to read more jobs list in Waterloo region from another company below.

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