Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: CAD60 - CAD65 per hour
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, an Oil and Gas Operator, is currently looking for a Engineering Drafter/ Designer  for a contract role at Camp in Fort McMurray. This is a rotational role on a 4X3 with flights provided from Calgary or Edmonton.

Job Overview:

               The Engineering Designer / Drafter is to provide CAD drawing design and development to the client's Reliability Engineering team.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist Engineers developing Scope of Work (SOW)
  • Management of Change
  • Participate in field verification of all developed scopes
  • Participate in Pre-Startup Safety Reviews (PSSR)
Required Qualifications:

  • Process piping drafting certificate
  • Machine Design
  • Vessel Design per ASME codes
  • CAD operation and 3-D modeling
Experience and Education:

  • Minimum 5 Years' experience in CAD design and drafting
  • Field engineering
    • Facilitate maintenance work
    • Support shutdown/TA
    • Conduct field visits and meetings to obtain design information
  • Drafting
    • Prepare and check fabrication drawings (piping, structural, vessels, exchangers, etc.)
    • Prepare engineering drawings (Isometrics, 2D and 3D  design drawings and models)
    • Lead small piping and modular package projects

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Proficient in Auto CAD and 3D modeling
  • Piping design
  • Work well as a team
  • Not afraid of heights


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.