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JO – 3825 Senior Designer

Description:

Detailed, disciplined, focused…does this sound like you? Are you looking for an established firm that values quality work and provides opportunities to grow your skill set? If your answer is yes, We have a position that might be the right fit for you. We’re looking for a precise, analytical professional to consistently deliver for our clients.

As a Designer, you’ll work with Engineers and Project Managers to prepare construction documents, perform design work to specified CAD standards and provide work direction to Technicians. The Senior Designer works with Engineers and Project Managers to prepare complete construction documents and assist during the construction support phase. The Senior Designer will serve as a primary technical contact on projects and provide work direction to Designers and Technicians.

You’ll work on an array of projects for our agribusiness clients, collaborating with internal and external teams to deliver process flow diagrams, equipment lists and facility layouts for bulk material handling facilities such as feed mills, export terminals and grain elevators. While we value direct general arrangement / agribusiness experience, we welcome candidates with architectural drafting / design skills who are eager to apply them to this field.

Responsibilities:

Layout plans, sections and details to specified CAD standards working directly with engineers or project managers.
Provide direction and distribute work to Technicians.
Review and back-check Technician’s work.
Coordinate with design team members and product vendors.
Communicate with clients and/or contractors regarding RFI’s and field questions.
Maintain awareness of fees and drafting time, understand project scope and identify potential additional service items.
Review shop drawings.
Attend internal coordination meetings and client coordination meetings as needed.
Occasional travel for site observations and field measurements.
Additional Responsibilities for Sr. Designers with 8 or more years of experience:

Understand and convey scope, schedules and end-product needs to internal project team.
Accountable for all drawing content.
Participate in internal coordination meetings and client coordination meetings.
Provide direction and distribute work to technicians, designers, and engineers.
Minimum Qualifications:

Certificate in construction related design/drafting or higher and at least three years of directly related experience OR at least four years of directly related experience
Proficient with current versions of AutoCAD and REVIT 3D preferred.
Additional Qualifications for Sr. Designers with 8 or more years of experience:

Certificate in construction related design/drafting or higher and at least eight years of directly related experience OR at least nine years of directly related experience.

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