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Job Captain- Mississauga, ON

Mississauga, ON, CA, L4Z 2E7

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  266739


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH Company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.


Job Summary


We are dedicated to building an effective team oriented workplace, which provides opportunity for learning and professional growth for all of our people.


The Job Captain reports to the Engineering Manager and is responsible for leading a drafting team assigned to a project. He/she is also expected to contribute to a work environment that fosters and promotes pride in being part of a winning team.




· Coordinate or Prepare embed drawings, shop drawings, material take-offs and fabrication releases for window and curtain wall projects from architectural and structural drawings or models.

· Customize existing system details to meet project requirements

· Conduct internal review of shop drawings with senior members of the department to ensure that the shop drawings conform to project specifications and at the same time meet the budget and can be fabricated and installed in a practical manner

· Check the work, specifically take-offs, for accuracy

· Work with, direct and train project team members

· Ensure adherence to project scope and schedule milestones

· Participate in developing, implementing and improving drafting standards and procedures

· Liaise with design, shop floor and project management as required

· Participate in quality control and testing/prove out of projects as required

· Other assignments that may arise.




· Post-Secondary degree or diploma in civil engineering, mechanical engineering or architecture and several years of experience in commercial aluminum fenestration industry.

· Good knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor.

· Ability to work with Revit files.

· Working knowledge of Excel, Word and Bluebeam.

· Knowledge of MS Project an asset.

· Understanding of Canadian and US codes and standards applicable to building envelope systems

· Understanding of fabrication and installation processes, building science, structural, thermal principles and project administration applicable to building envelope systems.


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

Date Posted:  Mar 27, 2021

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