Mechanical Drafter-Designer

· Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Position Summary:


The Mechanical Drafter/Designer is expected to use Autodesk software, Navisworks and Revit to produce mechanical system drawings, models and designs.  Knowledge of mechanical systems is a plus but not necessary.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Proficiently conforms to MWM quality, installation, and safety guidelines.
  • Read, understand, and follow blueprints or red-line drawings.
  • Perform and follow directions given.
  • Autodesk software, Revit and Navisworks abilities.
  • The ability to interpret mechanical & plumbing drawings.
  • Produce and create plan, elevation, profile and/or development drawings.
  • Perform work assignments in accordance with project scope of work and applicable drafting standards.
  • Draft Mechanical and Plumbing systems.
  • Being able to identify issues and concerns and to overcome challenges.
  • Learn the process of utilizing a Trimble Total Station.
  • Provide layout points for Trimble Total Station.
  • Work with Designers and Engineers to complete construction and/or BIM drawings at all levels.
  • Attend BIM project coordination meetings as needed and adjust clashes as required.
  • Produce, print, collate, and review final construction drawing sets for field staff.
  • Produce installation drawings for field use.
  • Produce spool drawings for prefabrication.
  • Manage time to meet project schedules and task deadlines.
  • Communicate and coordinate with project managers, foreman and design team.
  • Learn and utilize Trimble scan tools to scan existing project sites and produce scan drawings.
  • Keep and maintain organized files and file structure.
  • Complete as-built documents as required.

Required Skills:

  • Strong computer and technology skills.
  • Competent, responsible, organized and team oriented.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to make decisions.
  • Ability to drive to job sites and locations as needed in multiple states.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Experience in AutoCAD, Navisworks, Revit, and Microsoft Office.
  • General construction knowledge preferred.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, maintain and prioritize multiple projects.


Working Conditions:

  • Ability to physically negotiate the hazards of a new construction worksite (e.g. uneven surfaces, floor openings, heights, construction debris and poor lighting) and adhere to all company safety requirements.
  • Ability to work assigned schedule as required per project demands.
  • Sit for long periods of time at a computer station.

 

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Completion of High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Associates degree or better is preferred but not required.
  • 1-3 years utilizing Autodesk software, CAD, Revit or similar software experience required.
  • Experience in VDC is preferred. 

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  • Location
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced