Tool Maker with 3-5 years of experience.
Metal worker – should know welding but does not need to be certified. Certified would be a plus-
Plasma cutting- Wire feed welder- Stick welder portable- All steal
(TIG)- Blue Prints a Must- Fully certified
Architectural Drafter- No experience
Carpenter – Needs to know how to read blueprints and use all wood working tools. Does not need a degree but it would be a plus.- Must be able to read blueprints- Carpentry Experience- Framing finishing- Tools and basic math knowledge
Degree/skilled preferred- depending on the background
MDS Staffing is seeking candidates to fill an Engineering Lead role. Our customer is located in Minneapolis, MN. This position will be responsible for developing timely and accurate shop drawings for custom commercial architectural millwork projects. Our Lead Engineers have constant communication with Project Management and Shop Employees. Shop drawings are determined by using the estimator’s take-off, architectural drawings, specifications, company standards and job specific requirements. Lead Engineer utilizes a variety of computer software applications to develop shop drawings for approval.
•Directly supervises subordinate employees in engineering; carries out supervisory responsibilities
in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws
•Participate in Hand-off meetings with the Estimator and Project Manager
•Prioritize, organize and direct the work of subordinate engineers to specific customer projects
•Obtain and assemble data to complete drawings for architectural designs, visit job sites to compile
measurements as necessary with Project Managers
•Creates shop drawings from architectural drawings and specifications, designer sketches, or
•Layout and plan technical drawings using AutoCAD software
•Directs shop drawing corrections and changes; personally adjusts shop drawings as required
•Create and maintain drawing log and drawing list
•Determine procedures and instructions to be followed, according to design specifications and
quantity of required materials with recognition of LEED, FSC and “green” issues when applicable
•Analyze technical implications of architect’s design concept, calculating weights, volumes, and
stress factors keeping in mind AWI standards
•Self-starter and ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time
•Provide excellent customer service and align all practices with organization objectives
•Other duties and responsibilities as needed and directed
Qualifications and Required Skills:
•Minimum of 10 years of experience in custom architectural casework/millwork industry
•Working knowledge of custom millwork fabrication
•Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to read blueprints, interior design, and architectural drawings
•Demonstrated ability to work independently, and as part of a team
•Technical experience in architectural drafting
•Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as interest, proportions, percentages, area,
circumference, and volume; ability to apply concepts of basic algebra, plane and solid geometry
•Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions; ability to
interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal
with several abstract and concrete variables
•To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of AutoCAD software;
Microsoft Office software; Design software; Internet; Manufacturing software
•Strong time management and organizational skills with the ability to work well under pressure,
deadlines, and rapidly changing priorities
•Positive attitude and willingness to learn and contribute
The knowledge of the following software will be considered a plus.
Seeking candidates for 1st and 2nd shift labor positions for people to do assembly of decks, balconies and railings or grinding of the parts for those items. Need to be able to read a tape measure.
1st shift is Monday through Friday 6:00 am to 2:30 pm.
2nd shift is Monday through Thursday 2:30 pm to 1:00 am
Seeking Welders. Must have experience in aluminum and steel welding in a manufacturing environment. Able to read blueprints and supervise the other welders on 2nd shift. The 2nd shift schedule is 2:30 PM – 1:00 AM Monday through Thursday.
Might have a need for one 1st shift welder. That is a Monday through Friday 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM shift.