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Sr. CAD Technician Job

DATE: Jun 18, 2022

LOCATION: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary location: Montreal, Quebec
Relocation offered: No
Employment status: Full-Time
Travel: No

Non-compete: No

Salary Range: $51,840-$64,800


What does it mean to work at Armstrong?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.


Sous la supervision générale du gestionnaire DAO, ce poste est responsable pour la création et la modification des dessins de fabrication à l'aide d'un logiciel de dessin 2D (AutoCAD).


Responsabilités du technicien:

  • Réaliser des dessins de fabrication clairs et précis selon les normes requises en utilisant les logiciels de conception 2D et 3D (AutoCad (requis) et Solidworks (un atout))
  • Création et maintenance des de la bibliothèque de pièces avec peu de supervision.
  • Préparer des informations techniques connexes et produire des documents tels que des dessins d'assemblage de fabrication, des listes de fabrication détaillées et des lots de travaux de production.
  • Reconnaître les problèmes techniques des dessins soumis par le client et clarifier les exigences avant de terminer les dessins de fabrication
  • Résolution de problèmes avec AutoCAD;
  • S'assurer que les dessins sont correctement enregistrés et archivés.
  • Établir des relations avec les clients internes.


Qualifications requises pour le Technicien DAO senior:

  • Diplôme d'études collégiales (DEC) en design industriel, techniques de génie mécanique OU Diplôme d'études professionnelles (DEP) en dessin technique dans un domaine connexe.
  • 2 ans et plus d'expérience de travail pertinente sur AutoCAD 2D
  • Excellentes compétences en AutoCAD (SolidWorks un atout)
  • Solides compétences en communication, écrite et verbale (français et/ou anglais de préférence.)
  • Très méticuleux
  • Capable de travailler sous pression
  • Excellentes compétences en informatique, y compris Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • Compétences mathématiques générales.
  • Bonne organisation et capacité à travailler en équipe.




Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is currently seeking a Senior CAD Technician to join our Design team in Ville St. Laurent Montreal, QC. The Senior CAD Technician will mainly be responsible for carrying out the design and manufacturing drawings of products related to custom project requirements and according to the production capability.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create accurate and clear manufacturing drawings to required standards using 2D et 3D software (AutoCad (required) and SolidWorks (an asset))
  • Proactively create and maintain CAD library drawing files with little supervision.
  • Prepare related technical information and produce documents such as fabrication assembly drawings, detailed manufacturing listings, and production work packages.
  • Recognize problems or issues with customer submitted drawings and clarify requirements before completing manufacturing drawings
  • Troubleshoot with AutoCAD;
  • Ensure drawings are properly recorded and archived.
  • Building relationships with internal customers.


Required Qualifications for the Senior CAD Technician:

  • CEGEP College Diploma (DEC), in Industrial Design, mechanical engineering technology OR High School Diploma (DEP) in technical drawing in related field.
  • 2+ years of relevant AutoCAD 2D work experience
  • Strong AutoCAD skills (SolidWorks an asset)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal (French and/or English preferable.)
  • Very meticulous
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Strong computer proficiency including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • General mathematical abilities.
  • Good organization and ability to work in a team environment.


Why should you join Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,500 employees and a manufacturing network of twelve facilities.


At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.


For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.


Our Sustainability Ambition

"Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
We are committed to:

  • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
  • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
  • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
  • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
  • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.


About the Location (Montreal, QC)

Our Montreal Plant, one of the AWI plants in North America, employs many people designing, developing and manufacturing specialty metal ceiling and wall systems for a wide range of market segments and applications.


Armstrong is committed to providing an environment free of discrimination and harassment on the applicable prohibited grounds under applicable human rights legislation, where individuals are treated with respect, have equal opportunities in accordance with applicable human rights legislation, and can contribute meaningfully in the workplace once employed.


Come and build your future with us and apply today!

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