We are looking for an Electrical CAD Technician to join our team in a full-time position based in Kamloops, BC. The ICI Electrical Engineering Team is comprised of experienced professionals who work on a variety of industrial, municipal and commercial projects across Canada.


The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail, thrive in a fast-paced environment and have the desire to work on a variety of commercial and industrial project types. Working alongside Engineers, Technologists and Project Managers, the Electrical CAD Technician will assist in the development of lighting, power systems, instrumentation and control designs, as well as ensure all deliverables meet both ICI’s internal quality standards, and their own.

Minimum qualifications we are looking for:

  • Diploma in Computer Aided Design Technology, Architectural and Engineering Technology or related subject area

  • Eligible for professional registration with ASTTBC

  • 2+ years’ experience using AutoCAD 17 or higher in an engineering office setting

  • Knowledge and experience using electrical safety design codes

  • Ability to develop and prepare electrical engineering designs, schematics and layouts

  • AGI32, Windows PC and Office365 proficiency

  • Knowledge of BC Hydro and electrical distribution standards is an asset.

Knowledge of Canadian Electrical Code and BC Building Code, design standards, creative thinking and electrical problem-solving skills will be tested during the interview process.


Additional Requirements:

  • Excellent site safety awareness

  • Working from the Kamloops office and available to travel ~10% of the time to conduct field reviews with Engineer of Record and project meetings

  • Valid, clean Class 5 Drivers’ Licence and access to safe, reliable, 4-season transportation

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to prepare and present technical information to a variety of audiences


About ICI Electrical Engineering


ICI Electrical Engineering is based in Kamloops, British Columbia, and is an established Engineering Consultant in water, waste-water, industrial, commercial and mining systems. Since 1996, we have been promoting solutions that are developed in partnership with facility operators to ensure smooth implementation. Our development of control, SCADA and power systems from an industrial Cybersecurity perspective allows us to standout so that we can innovate, continuously improve and build community. 

The modern workforce is always on and with critical infrastructure, there is no room for down time. As the world moves into the fourth industrial revolution, dubbed Industry 4.0, the bridge between physical and cyber-connected systems becomes reinforced through enhanced connectivity, secure remote access, data collection and analysis of system operation. ICI’s team works closely with industry experts to select, test and implement comprehensive systems that focus on refined workflow processes and increase the overall efficiency and reliability of municipal and industrial systems.


Why Join ICI?


ICI Electrical Engineering provides regular training opportunities to all employees, in addition to a top-tier compensation and benefits package. We maintain industry partnerships with Wonderware, Phoenix Contact and Schneider Electric for access to a comprehensive support network and world-class training services.

ICI won the Kamloops Chamber of Commerce Employer of the Year in 2018 and we continue to build an inclusive workplace that fosters creativity and communication where employees can explore their passion in technological innovation.


  • Premium health benefits through Sun Life

  • Regular scheduled social events both in the office and in the local community

  • Structured training and certification system

  • Flexible working hours and casual business environment

  • Regular (almost weekly) lunch and learn sessions

  • Lunchroom stocked with snacks

  • Super-automatic espresso and latte machine


Please email your resume and cover letter with references to careers@icieng.com

Engineering is our passion, community is our goal.

Electrical CAD Technician