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Coordinator - Project Facilities CAD

  • Req ID: 80784
  • Department: Strategic Planning
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Non-Union
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Country: Canada
  • % of Travel: 0-10%
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 10/30/2020


Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit to see the rail advantages of CP. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit



As a Coordinator Project Facilities CAD, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining all facilities drawing to various entities and subsidiaries for CP for the assigned region.  You will develop and deliver the overall design of the project, maintain and track changes to building design, and ensure Evacuation plans and Emergency Response Procedures are updated when necessary.



  • Strong technical aptitude with attention to detail, sense of urgency, highly organized, and experience creating Building Floor plans and 3D – renderings;
  • Ability to translate engineering sketches and mark up into properly documented drawings;
  • Design floor plans to fit equipment and workstation in existing floor space in accordance with corporate standard, applicable building codes and project scope;
  • Provide measurements, dimensions and create a Bill of Material (BOM) list for assigned projects;
  • Coordinate with project managers to obtain technical details, optimize designs, and resolve issues;
  • Translate concepts, hand sketches & specifications into working plans for the facilities managers;
  • Interpret and read drawings and check for code compliance;
  • Oversee all assigned facilities construction project from conception to delivery;
  • Develop and maintain facilities emergency response procedures and building evacuation plans;
  • Prepare and maintain facilities standard construction guides documents;
  • Ensure that CP safety requirements are adhered to on all sites.



  • Must possess a Post-Secondary degree or diploma in Architecture or related field;
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, SAP, Revit and AutoCAD);
  • Experience with creating floor plans and renderings;
  • Proven design, production, administration and contract skills;
  • Strong project management skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills;
  • Ability to communicate to all levels of management within the Company.




  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Competitive company pension plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Performance Incentive Program 
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy



As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.


Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:      

  • Criminal history check
  • Reference check


Management Conductor Program:

Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CP. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.


CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").  




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