Structural Steel/Misc Metals Drafter

TAZARMC INC. - Trenton, ON (16 days ago)

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Responsible to coordinate the development of all required shop and erection drawings from engineered drawings using third party Detailers or in-house detailers.

The prospect candidate must have the skills to design standard/ custom connections optimal for fabrication, transportation and erection. The detailer must have experience with designing pre-assembled sections to best capture opportunities to save time in fabrication/ erection.


Trenton, ON


  • Must have at 5 years plus experience as a steel detailer
  • Post-secondary, CET or equivalent experience in structural engineering or similar; Certificate through National Institute of Steel Detailing (NISD) an asset (level 3)


  • Define the scope of the project with the estimating team
  • Steel detailing using AutoCAD, Tekla™ or Advance Steel™ for small projects
  • Create in house shop drawings/details for fabrication as required
  • Liaise production, perform checks and ensure accuracy of shop drawings from 3rd parties if required
  • Send in RFI's, track and ensure they are closed as per the quality procedure
  • Coordinate and monitor approval process.
  • Carry out any checks required for developed shop drawings (in house/ 3rd party)
  • Liaise with the engineering team for stamping, checks and approvals.
  • Monitor all drawing submissions to the shop and to clients. Monitor and expedite all aspects of the approval process (Document Control)
  • Prepare Steel details as per CISC Standards
  • Prepare structural models and layouts
  • Ensure all inhouse and 3rd party departments have the latest sets of specs and drawings
  • Prepare assembly drawings and erection diagrams, bolt lists, and BOMs
  • Develop or prepare electronic files for CNC equipment as per erection sequence
  • Provide necessary bills of drawings and materials for shop and field sequencing: purchasing, cutting, fitting, welding, shipping
  • Resolve, track and document site or shop drawing/ misfit and design issues
  • Lead review and check client drawings and comments for any potential changes to scope of work and extras.Initiate tracking and estimating the extras.


  • Solid understanding of and able to interpret architectural, structural drawings and contract specifications.
  • Must have ability to hand sketch
  • Must have connection design experience
  • Understanding of tolerances and the impacts of material processing techniques
  • Able to work well under pressure and meet set deadlines
  • Must have solid and proven understanding of engineered, welded and fabricated steel structures and connections
  • Continuously seeking improvement of processes.
  • Organized and systematic
  • Ability to work under deadlines


  • Competitive wage package with benefits
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Travel and accommodations costs if required are covered by TAZARMC.

TAZARMC Inc. would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes may be retained for future opportunities.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $54,000.00 to $62,000.00 /year


  • Drafting: 5 years (Preferred)
  • AutoCAD/ Tekla: 5 years (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)