Back to Home PageWelcome Guest! Register | Login | Home | Contact Us | Site Map | Advertise | FAQ | Search
Canadian Desi
    Charcha


        
  Canada Immigration Forum > About Canada > Study > CAD software
Last Post | Newest Post
 
< [ 1 ] >

CAD software




Hi All,

I'm a mechanical engineer with 7+ yrs exp in design & development. I have not used CAD much in these years. I have some basic knowledge in Pro-Engineer, that's all. It has been mostly calculations,concept generation & new product development process adherence.
Being a new immigrant I'm aware that I have to start from the scratch, may be a draftsman or designer primarily working on CAD. I did see some openings for CAD people.
Which CAD package is most used in the mechanical & engineering services industry? Most of the jobs calls for solid works or Inventor. Should i take up some courses on solid works or Inventor to land a entry-level job?
And also I'm yet to land (24th Feb). Would a basic course taken in India be recognized? If I have to take courses in Canada, how much is it going to cost me and also the time involved? Do institutes organize placements during the training period or after that?


 
lalitha2483

Desi
Member since: Apr 12
Posts: 80
Location:

Post ID: 202462 26-11-12 02:11:08
Report Abuse
agrasaand
Junior Desi
Member since: Aug 12




Posts: 29
Location:


Lalitha,
Very sorry to say but with your profile, it will be very difficult to even get a entry level job in engineering field. field is too saturated with so many canadian /migrants looking for engineering jobs. It is upto you but i will suggest you to move to Alberta ASAP after you lend in Canada. Once you are in Alberta, try to do some Trainning in Drafting/Mechanical Technology in Either SAIT ( Calgary) & NAIT ( Edmonton ) . You will get job after that. Do not waste your time in GTA.


 
Post ID: 202463 26-11-12 02:30:20
Report Abuse
desi28
Desi
Member since: Apr 10




Posts: 67
Location:


Strong knowledge of CAD and some familiarity with solidworks can get you a good junior role in GTA. I know a person with good command on solidworks and have a decent job with work permit.

 
Post ID: 202466 26-11-12 10:06:13
Report Abuse
< [ 1 ] >
 
Show Printable version
Send this page to a friend
Add to favorites
 


 
Web
CanadianDesi
Please Contribute!
Write an Article
Send Community News
Create Photo and Video Albums
Submit Good Pictures
List Useful Websites
Post Jobs
Submit Events
List for FREE!
Businesses
Classifieds
Social Organizations
Religious Places
Employment Agencies
Email Page
Your Email
Friend\'s Email

Advertise Contact Us Privacy Policy and Terms of Usage FAQ
Canadian Desi
© 2001 Marg eSolutions


Site designed, developed and maintained by Marg eSolutions Inc.