About Prairie Plant Systems Inc


CAD Design Technologist

CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (CMED), is seeking a self-driven individual to join the Engineering Team, in a full-time CAD Design Technologist position. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the engineering team with the development and preparation of designs and drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, specification sheets and other data. The applicant must be able to work under tight deadlines and budgetary constraints in an efficient and professional manner.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and prepare engineering designs and drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and other data.
  • Operate computer aided design and drafting stations.
  • Specifications such as equipment and room layouts, cable block diagrams, single lines, schematics/wiring diagrams and field mark-ups.
  • Ensure drawings are revised with any changes.
  • Work within facility shop environment as needed to inspect, measure parts and equipment.
  • Provide general arrangement drawings with required dimensions, details and for bid/quote purposes.
  • Responsible for maintenance of drawings including electronic filing and labeling.


  • Technical Diploma specializing in Engineering Technology, Architecture or Mechanical Design with 5 to 7 years’ experience.
  • The successful candidate must be fully functional in Autocad 2017, all Microsoft Applications, and have a demonstrated working knowledge of Navisworks.
  • Experience with HACCP, HVAC, GMP will considered an asset.

Salary will be based on skill levels and education. CMED offers a comprehensive benefits package. Incumbents will be required to pass a Government of Canada Security check, a criminal record check, a pre-employment drug test, and must hold Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residence Status.

How to Apply

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Prairie Plant Systems has grown significantly through development and acquisition of our key subsidiary companies:

CanniMed Ltd.

CanniMed Ltd. was established in 2013 to provide Canadian patients with access to a standardized and trusted supply of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR) governed by Health Canada.

SubTerra LLC

Sub Terra LLC is a plant-based pharmaceutical manufacturer committed to the production of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) such as high value proteins and phytochemicals.

PPS Fruit Trees

Decades of research and development have made PPS a leading supplier of fruit trees to orchards around the world. Our continued commitment to excellence can be seen in the uncompromising quality of every plant PPS grows and sells.