Job Title: Senior Technical Designer/Lead

Job Meta

Employer: WGCi

NOC / Eligible Industry: 2253

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Ref#: STD002

Number of Requirements: 1

Hours Per Week: 40

Location: Mt. Pearl, NL

Job Description

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare 3D design models for a single discipline or a mixture of structure or marine and distributed systems (mechanical/piping, joiner, HVAC or electrical);
  • Interpret technical, detail design and construction drawings related to structural design and marine and distributed systems;
  • Develop specifications, sketches, requirements, and technical drawings into a 3D model using computer-assisted design (CAD) software;
  • Review drawings to ensure the 3D model and associated deliverables are compliant with specifications and standards;
  • Direct the production of functional and detail design drawings for piping and auxiliary systems;
  • Develop 3D product models for new ship construction projects;
  • Lead technical discussions for project reviews; and
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned that relate to technical leadership and integration of projects.


  • Thinking and Acting Strategically - Foundational
  • Delivering Results - Practitioner
  • Driving Improvement - Practitioner
  • Working Collaboratively - Practitioner
  • Serving Stakeholders & Customers - Practitioner
  • Developing Self & Others - Foundational
  • Modelling - Practitioner
  • Design – Practitioner
  • Manufacturing Infor – Practitioner


  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline including production engineering, industrial design, engineering design, or engineering OR the equivalent combination of education, technical training, and work experience;
  • Minimum of eight years’ production design experience in related discipline, either structure or/and distributed systems or a combination;
  • Experience in a marine production design will be considered an asset;
  • Experience in the use of AutoCad, Ship Constructor, Cadmatic or Foran or other ship design software would be an asset;
  • Experience working within a shipyard would be an asset;
  • Project management experience;
  • Significant leadership and management skills as evidenced by previous work experience;
  • Thorough understanding of quality and continuous improvement;
  • Deductive reasoning/problem solving/decision making skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet multiple and sometimes competing deadlines; flexible, resourceful and efficient; and
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), presentation and interpersonal skills.

How To Apply

  • Previous applicants need not apply again;
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  • Resumes' MUST be in English;
  • Include your current residence (address), phone number and your email address in your resume;
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