Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Structural Technician - R.A. Smith National - Brookfield - WI

R.A. Smith National (RASN) is a privately held company providing multi-disciplinary services to government and the land development industry. Our comprehensive services include civil engineering, surveying, construction services, structural engineering, ecological services, landscape architecture, irrigation design, water resource engineering, geographic information systems (GIS) and 3D laser scanning.

We currently have a full time opening for a Structural CAD Technician who will work in our Structural Services Division.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Prepares construction documents from data and specifications submitted by engineers
  • Utilizes computer aided drafting techniques to perform applicable work
  • Adds engineering markings to plan sets
  • Alters drawings to conform with engineering changes
  • Analyzes drawings to make sure they are accurate
  • Marks drawings as necessary to indicate any changes that may be required to meet quality control standards
  • Demonstrates an understanding of engineering concepts
  • Utilizes software packages such as Revit and AutoCAD
  • Coordinates work with Project Managers, Engineers, Surveyors, Architects and other CAD Technicians
  • Completes preliminary design work with direction from engineers
  • Utilizes computer file management
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Associates Degree in drafting technologies from an accredited school and a minimum of three (3) years progressive experience with Revit or a minimum of five (5) years progressive experience with Revit
  • Thorough understanding of and proficiency using Revit
  • Ability to learn and become proficient using other cad and design software
We are proud to be an EOE/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disabled employer.


Monday, May 8, 2017

MEP Revit Drafter - MEP Engineering - Denver - CO

Do you want to be part of the team that’s changing the face of the Denver skyline? Do you want to work for a company where you can be yourself and grow within a team? We are excited you’ve taken an interest in exploring a career with MEP Engineering, Inc.

Our people are our strength. Our team talent runs deep and covers multiple disciplines. Our mission is to listen to our clients’ needs and put ourselves in their shoes to deliver the most successful project solutions. We are the Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) firm that redefines partnership and client services for the consulting world.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about building system designs. You are self-motivated and love collaborating with a team. You’ve used Revit and have some experience with construction plan documentation.

MEP Engineering is nestled just a short jaunt from downtown Denver in Centennial, CO. As one of the safest cities in Colorado, Centennial has something for everyone, offering open-space, award winning parks, and beautiful views of the Rocky Mountains.

Littleton Public Schools and Cherry Creek School District are the top school districts in the state and serve the residents of Centennial. USA Today and Money Magazine recently ranked Centennial among the “Best Places to Live” in America. Come on over and say hello!

  • Strong community culture
  • Supportive leadership team
  • Tailored growth plans based on what YOU want to learn
  • Full benefit options: health, dental, vision, life, long term disability, short term disability, life insurance, 401k, identity theft protection, and pre-paid legal services

We’d love to hear from you! SEND your resume and cover letter VIA EMAIL and we’ll be in contact with you shortly.

MEP Engineering, Inc. is an affirmative action employer. Race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law, are not taken into account in any employment decision.

Monday, May 1, 2017

BIM Drafter - Tech USA - Summerville - SC

This full-time position with Tech USA is located in their Summerville, SC office which is 20-25 minutes from downtown Charleston.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Assist end-users with all BIM and CAD software issues
  • Troubleshoot IT related issues under the direction of an offsite IT Manager, as needed
  • Complete Maintenance on Workstations
  • Assist employees via a help desk ticketing system
  • AutoDesk Revit and AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of PC Hardware/Software (XP and Windows 7 environment)
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work independently and productively with minimal supervision
  • Good documentation skills
  • 3-4 Years of BIM design experience
Desired experience:
  • CAD design, AutoCAD, Revit: 4 Years
  • **DOD experience highly preferred**
Required experience:
  • AutoCAD: 1 year
  • Revit: 1 year
  • Drafting: 1 year
APPLY via EMAIL to Zanner Cramme. Send your resume/CV/Portfolio AND please include the position title and location in your subject line.

BIM Tech - Winston-Salem or Greensboro - NC

This Full-time position with Tech USA is available to be based at one of these two locations.

Overall Responsibility:
Provide BIM/CAD support to projects at the direction of the Operations Manager, Project Manager, or Technical Discipline Lead within the project deliverable schedule.

Essential Functions:
  • Prepares engineering drawings from rough sketches or from general engineering and design information.
  • Transforms marked-up drawings to convert drawings to precise and error-free CAD product.
  • Coordinate structural, electrical, and mechanical designs and determine a method of presentation to graphically represent building plans.
  • Assists Engineers/Designers on field surveys as required to obtain pertinent information for design.
  • Assist Engineers/Designers in design layout of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection systems, etc.
  • Advise Project Manager of project status with respect to schedule, budgets, delays and adverse problems; and confer with engineering staff to resolve problems.
  • Creates progress reports.
  • Uses resource efficiently and effectively.
  • Learn and share what you learn.
  • Creates and maintains effective working relationships with supervisor, colleagues, clients, visitors and public-at large.
Secondary Functions:
  • Duties as assigned by the Operations Manager.
  • Day-to-day tasks
Needed Skills:
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of CAD software systems, including Revit.
  • Ability to understand verbal instructions and written notes and translate them into products.
  • Competent knowledge of company standards.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to create and maintain professional working relationships with colleagues, vendors and visors.
  • Excellent command of the English language – spoken and written.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate security status.
  • Holds a legal right to work in US
Education/Experience Minimum:
  • Two years of technical school training in CAD or equivalent.
Required education:
  • Associate
Required experience:
  • BIM: 2 years
  • Revit: 1 year
APPLY via EMAIL to Zanner Cramme. Send your resume/CV/Portfolio AND please include the position title and location in your subject line.

Monday, April 24, 2017

BIM Specialist - SERA Architects - Portland - OR

Under the supervision of the BIM Manager, the BIM Specialist provides BIM training and support to SERA’s staff and projects. The BIM Specialist assists in providing direction in emerging technologies associated with BIM and researches and develops opportunities for process improvement, application, and data integration with Revit. This position communicates current practices and procedures to project staff, and provides support for various design-related software applications. APPLY ONLINE.

About SERA
SERA is a progressive, 100% employee-owned architecture, interior design and urban design & planning firm based in Portland, Oregon. Since 1968, SERA has been instrumental in the development of the city’s national reputation for livability. In 2015, we opened a second office in the Silicon Valley.

We work collaboratively with communities, universities, corporations, and institutions to formulate a sustainable development framework for the social, cultural, economic, and ecological infrastructure that underpins the making of whole and beautiful places.

Our culture reflects our commitment to great design, client service, and sustainability. SERA provides our employees with an enjoyable work environment and opportunities for professional and personal development. We provide quality service to our clients, while ensuring the growth and well-being of our team.

Job Title: BIM Specialist
Department: Information Technology
Supervisor: BIM Manager

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Directly assist Revit users to efficiently produce high quality project deliverables.
  • Assist BIM Manager in the development of training programs. Act as primary trainer for new Revit users, as well as providing continuing education for current Revit users.
  • Track training program metrics to determine effectiveness.
  • Assist in development of BIM “best practices” for SERA.
  • Assist users with setting up new projects in Revit.
  • Provide direct support to diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve Revit technical issues for all project teams.
  • Assistance in development of, as well as responsibility for implementation of, departmental standards related to document production, archiving practices, auditing protocols, and project set-up.
  • Develop workflow enhancements, content, and the integration of third-party software packages to Revit.
  • Track metrics associated with new workflow efficiencies.
  • Coordinate clash detection on projects.
  • Research, learn, and implement new software that advances design & sustainability efforts.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
  • 2 year Technical Degree, or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of BIM/Revit (Architecture) experience required.
  • Experience with the interaction between Revit and software used for solar analysis, daylighting, IES, and other LEED applications preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience providing Revit training, including how to create complex Revit families. Training experience should include in-person, remote access, one-on-one, and group formats.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledgeable of multiple application platforms and complex systems, including Revit, AutoCAD, NavisWorks, Newforma, 3D Studio Max, SketchUp, and Rhino.
  • Understanding of Revit worksharing and Revit Server/C4R.
  • Ability to troubleshoot Revit and project related issues.
  • Ability to create accurate, 3D parametric families for Revit.
  • Intermediate design and production skills required.
  • Ability to balance a wide array of tasks, responsibilities, and commitments efficiently and simultaneously
  • Exceptional customer service orientation.
  • Familiarity with using and creating point clouds in Revit and laser scanning in general.
  • Flexibility in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment.
  • Ability to comfortably lift and carry 50 pounds; walk with / carry equipment upstairs as needed.
SERA Architects Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.


Monday, February 27, 2017

Architectural Draftsman - Complete Design - Wenatchee - WA

Complete Design Inc. is looking for an experienced architectural draftsman to join their firm, based in Wenatchee, WA.

You need extensive knowledge of residential and light commercial construction. Practical construction field experience is a must. You need to be fluent with AutoCAD and Revit. Must be honest, self-motivated, hardworking, meet deadlines and have a dedication to flourish. We provide excellent wages, dependent on your experience.

  • Superior design and communication skills: verbal, written, and graphic
  • The ability to be self-directed in the preparation of design development and technical documents and details for projects
  • Have a thorough understanding of the building process including 2015 International Building Codes (IBC, IRC, IMC, IFC, IFGC, IECC) 2015 Uniform Plumbing Code, 2015 National Electric Code and ANSI A117.1-09
  • Knowledge of material use and properties of wood, concrete, steel
  • Ability to develop drawings utilizing AutoCAD & Revit
  • Ability to retain conversations, timelines
  • Flexibility and ability to reconcile different viewpoints, and use creative thought processes
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Ability to work directly with architect, engineer, designer, contractor, municipality
  • and client
  • Characteristics to include self-motivated, energetic, outgoing, personable, approachable, professional in appearance and demeanor.
  • 2 to 10 years of professional experience, with increasing responsibilities
  • Strong potential for growing responsibility in design and project team leadership
  • Interest in working on small-to-large scaled projects, emphasis on residential, including new buildings and renovations.
  • Full Time
  • Typical work week Monday thru Thursday
  • Health Insurance
  • Wage depending on experience and efficiency
Deliver Application ONLINE, VIA EMAIL, or send your Resume and Portfolio to:

Complete Design Inc.
Attention: Ryan Kelso
PO Box 1914
353 Malaga-Alcoa Hwy, Suite 3
Wenatchee, WA 98807

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Mechanical Engineer / Mechanical Designer - Atlanta - GA

Jeffrey Seelig with Belcan represents an opportunity for a mechanical engineer/designer for a company in Atlanta, GA.

You need a 4-year mechanical engineering degree and 5-7 years of related experience. This includes proficiency in utilizing various computer software packages such as AutoCAD and other related software. Revit proficiency is required. Ideally you'll have experience designing and engineering Central Chilled Water/Boiler Plants and distribution systems. Experience designing/engineering Process Utility Systems such as Steam System, Process Chilled/Cooling Water Systems, Compressed Air System, Dust Collection System is very relevant too.

You will independently perform detailed phases of design and engineering of projects of moderate size and complexity for building mechanical, plumbing and fire protection systems to assure safe reliable and energy efficient design. This requires the application of standard design engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria where the scope is already outlined in the form of contract drawings, specifications, one-line drawings and component estimates derived during the preliminary design process. You must be fully competent in all conventional aspects of design engineering and be capable of planning and conducting tasks requiring independent judgment in the evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard design engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.

  • Develop scope of work documents for the preliminary design process
  • Develop design criteria and equipment selection in preliminary design process for preparation of construction documents.
  • Develops specifications, working drawings, instructions, and other related documents of a complex project of moderate size.
  • Selects the materials, equipment and systems based on constructability and value to conform to company standards and project budget.
  • Reviews vendor bids and drawings for major components to be used in the system to assure compliance with specifications, code and requirements of the project.
  • Reviews drawings and evaluates the need for design changes and makes appropriate recommendations.
  • Consults with construction personnel concerning design constructability as related to field conditions, sequencing, and scheduling of construction activities.
  • Ensures that production of drawings, specifications, reports, and analyses meet scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements.
  • May plan, schedule, coordinate, and oversee the work of lower-level engineers who assist with particular projects.
  • Responsible for keeping current on new mechanical, plumbing and fire protection products and must be able to judge their suitability for specific uses. Should compile and communicate with said product representatives on a regular basis.
  • Communicate appropriate information on project status, scope changes and problem areas to senior mechanical engineer.
  • Maintain current knowledge of International Mechanical, Plumbing, Fire Codes, ASHRAE and NFPA as well as design and construction procedures to meet changing priorities.
  • File calculations in a complete and orderly manner for future reference.

Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises. We offer excellent opportunities for contract/temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct assignments in the technical, IT, professional, clerical, and light industrial fields. We are the employer of choice for thousands worldwide. Our overriding goal is to provide quality staffing solutions that help people, organizations, and communities succeed. Belcan is a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. For more information, please VISIT our WEBSITE.