Career Opportunities

Tatham Engineering offers exciting career opportunities in our various office locations. We also welcome applications that are not related to a specific job posting and we offer student opportunities throughout the year.

If you welcome challenging and rewarding work , then consider developing your career with us!

Technologist – CAD Designer (Collingwood, Barrie, Bracebridge, or Orillia) 

Tatham Engineering is dedicated to enhancing our communities.  Are you looking to enhance your career and apply your technical expertise to meaningful work?

We are seeking an experienced Technologist – CAD Designer for our Water and Wastewater Engineering group in either of our Collingwood, Barrie, Bracebridge or Orillia offices.

The successful candidate will be engaged in the design and drafting of the process mechanical components of municipal and private water and wastewater infrastructure projects such as water treatment plants, pumping stations and reservoirs, and wastewater pumping stations, treatment plants and subsurface effluent disposal works.  The candidate will frequently work with a multi-disciplinary design and drafting team.  Work will include collection of field measurements and technical analysis, preparation of preliminary and final design drawings in AutoCAD, assistance with the preparation of technical specifications and cost estimates, and support with construction contract administration and inspections.

Key Position Requirements:

  • A diploma in Civil Engineering Technology/Technician, or another related program
  • High proficiency in the latest version of AutoCAD software
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in drafting of vertical/complex water and wastewater infrastructure, process flow diagrams and layouts.
  • Mechanical aptitude and good understanding of civil and process mechanical engineering fundamentals, design practices and drawing conventions
  • Team player with strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision
  • Good analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience and proficiency with spreadsheets would be an asset
  • Familiarity with AWWA, ANSI, MECP and OBC design guidelines and codes would be an asset
  • Construction inspection and contract administration experience would be an asset
  • Experience and proficiency with 3D design, building information modelling (BIM) and Plant 3D CAD would be an asset

Why Tatham?

At Tatham, our key values are reflected in everything we do. We aim to be the engineering consulting firm of choice by upholding our core values: Service, Communication, Teamwork, Relationships & Community. Our company has experienced significant growth by putting these values into action.

What We Offer: 

  • Competitive compensation, benefits, RRSP matching and profit sharing
  • Flexible work arrangements and work-life balance
  • Vacation starting at 3 weeks – prorated in the first year
  • Professional development, training, mentorship program and career progression opportunities
  • Reimbursement for annual professional membership dues (e.g., OACETT, PEO, etc.)
  • Challenging and rewarding work on notable projects
  • Collaborative and engaging workplace environment
  • Regular office/team socials and recreational outings

Company Information 

Tatham Engineering is a Canadian, employee-owned consulting engineering firm with over 30 years of experience. We specialize in Coastal, Land Development, Municipal Infrastructure, Structural – Buildings and Bridges, Transportation, Water Resources, Water & Wastewater, Mechanical and Electrical engineering with application to new and re-developed public sector, commercial, industrial, residential and recreational properties. Our extensive experience combined with providing premier services are key factors in our solid track record of successful projects throughout Ontario to a wide range of satisfied clients in both the public and private sectors. Headquartered in Collingwood, with branch offices in Bracebridge, Barrie, Orillia and Ottawa, Tatham Engineering has a highly capable team of over 170 employees.

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