Computer Aided Design Technician

Closing Date November 18, 2022 closed

Job Description/Key Resonsibilities

An opportunity awaits a results-oriented professional skilled in using software to develop computer designs to join our team as a Computer Aided Design Technician.

The successful applicant will be responsible for preparing the Company’s drawing records as a team member of the Engineering, Designs & Standards Department – Middle Street, Georgetown.


  1. Convert all electrical system single-line drawings to digital format.
  2. Initiate/Supervise the conversion of Master Diagrams to digital format.
  3. Visit and survey sites.
  4. Prepare digital drawings of all disciplines e.g. Mechanical, Electrical and Cartographic.
  5. Interpret drawing of all disciplines.
  6. Prepare maps of the Company’s Electrical Network.
  7. Ensure secure storage of all drawing records.
  8. Provide support to the Senior Design Engineer and any other functional superior in designated areas of responsibility.
  9. Ensure strict compliance with prescribed safety procedures for personnel and equipment as prescribed by the Company and the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
  10. Perform other related duties that may be assigned to you within the scope of your employment from an Authorized Officer.


  •  Thorough understanding of computer software – Skill in the use of Auto-CAD and GIS programs
  • Knowledge of Transmission and Distribution Network
  • Knowledge of electrical schematics and blueprints sufficient to interpret and modify/design as needed
  • Skill in reading, interpreting and preparing electrical diagrams
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Ability to attend to details

Required Qualifications and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Science/  Economics/ Analytics/ Business/Engineering or BS/BA with a combination thereof and related analytic work experience/and or relevant certifications.
  • Two (2) years of work experience in data analysis or other related analytical projects.
  • Experience working with databases including Oracle, SQL Server, Customer Information System (Customer Information System) TUNet.
  • Strong Proficiency in query/reporting tools, SQL, Advanced Excel, Tableau (or similar visualization tool).
  • Experience working with very large data sets (on relational as well as non-relational data stores).

How to Apply

Applications should be submitted through your Departmental Head to reach the Human Resources Services Manager, Guyana Power & Light Inc. 257/259 Middle Street, Georgetown not later than November 18, 2022.