Black & McDonald’s Ottawa team is growing! If you are an independent, enthusiastic, and driven professional searching for an opportunity to build a solid foundation for your career, this position is for you. We are hiring only individuals with a strong desire to be part of a winning team; someone who values teamwork as much as we do!

The AutoCAD Technician is located in Ottawa, Ontario and reports directly to the Division Manager. This position could potentially lead to a project manager role.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work with and prepare detailed diagrams, plans, drawings, reports and presentations
  • Use computer-aided design (CAD/Revit/BIM) software and other resources to design the systems required for various projects
  • Assist with the identification and resolution of field technical issues
  • Conduct construction site survey with 3D point cloud scanner
  • Creating 3D mechanical construction models merged with 3D point clouds to produce highly accurate and realistic builds using Revit with integrated proprietary MEP software
  • Work with site and consultant supports to create efficient mechanical/electrical systems
  • Create work and fabrication packages for pre-fab and on-site installations
  • The successful candidate may be required to perform other duties as assigned


  • Change Orientation
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Values and Respects Others


  • A College Diploma in Construction or Mechanical Engineering Technology or a University Degree in Engineering


  • 3-5 years’ experience in the construction industry
  • 1-2 years’ experience working at an engineering firm


  • Must hold a valid driver’s license
  • Experience in drafting practices for mechanical and electrical building systems
  • Experience with mechanical and electrical building codes
  • Knowledge of construction equipment and techniques, drawings and specifications and building material
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, Project and Outlook
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD software and Revit
  • Excellent communication, planning and organizational skills

Black & McDonald welcomes and encourages applications from persons with disabilities.
Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.