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!

Engineering Designer – Electrical (Collingwood or Barrie)

We are seeking an experienced, accomplished, and self-motivated Engineering Designer to work in the Electrical group based out of our Collingwood or Barrie office. This position is responsible for creating and implementing processes and designs using computer-aided design (CAD) software. As an Engineering Designer, you will provide AutoCAD services and support for all Engineering Project Managers.

As a member of our engineering design team, you will apply industry standards and best practices to design reliable engineering solutions for contracted projects.


  • Prepare drawings for various designs including Title blocks, base plans, linework, single line diagrams, panel layouts, riser diagrams, voltage drops, etc.
  • Perform engineering calculations using relevant software and engineering design standards
  • Prepare detailed design drawings using AutoCAD software, adhering to company standards and templates
  • Prepare electrical specifications adhering to company standards, including required research to ensure equipment specifications are up to date
  • Review relevant codes and standards pertaining to work being performed
  • Preliminary reviews and construction progress
  • Conduct site visits as required
  • Coordinate timelines with Project managers
  • Provide technical support for technicians and engineering team members

Key Position Requirements:

  • Diploma in Engineering Technology
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of design experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel as well as AutoCAD
  • Understanding of the Ontario Building Code
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills
  • Registered or eligible for registration with OACETT
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

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 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 150 employees.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to us by clicking “Apply".

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