Precast Drafter



Job Title: Precast Drafter
Company: Fritz-Alder Precast
Location: Waterloo, ON
Job Type: Full-Time


Since 1972, Fritz-Alder Precast has been producing and installing precast concrete products, leading the way through innovation. Fritz-Alder is growing again and seeking a full-time, experienced precast draftsperson with a positive attitude, an eagerness to learn, and a commitment that builds on the dependability our customers have come to expect. If you are driven, and able to work independently and as part of a team, Fritz-Alder could be your opportunity to build an exciting career.


Working with our employees, clients and project-specific team members, the drafting position requires someone with good communication, time management, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills to produce accurate and timely shop drawings and production tickets of our precast products.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Review project documents
  • Work together with team lead, Engineer, project manager, and draftspersons to develop accurate plans, elevations, details, and section drawings for precast concrete projects
  • Create production drawings for precast concrete panels and specialty elements such as Hollowcore slabs
  • Follow established drafting standards
  • Communicate and resolve conflicts in project documents with architects, Engineers, and other team members
  • Accurately prepare shop drawings and check the work of other junior drafters as required
  • Work with the project team to maintain construction schedules
  • Update team on changes to contract documents
  • Other related duties as assigned


Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Diploma in a relevant technical field such as Civil Engineering Technology or Architectural Technology
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, and MS Office
  • Ability to read and understand Engineering & construction drawings
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of the project management team
  • Effective time management and organizational skills
  • Eagerness to learn and develop new systems and product improvements
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in structural and/or precast drafting
  • Knowledge of 3D software such as Revit, Tekla & IDAT is considered an asset
  • Strong skills in communication and producing clear, organized drawings


*Please be prepared to share a portfolio of your recent work



  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off


How to Apply: Please submit your resume to [email protected].


Fritz-Alder Precast is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to apply. We look forward to welcoming new members to our innovative and dynamic team!