Technical Designer
Department: All Disciplines
City/State: Tyler, TX, Houston, TX, El Paso, TX, Shreveport, LA
Type: Full Time
Contact Name: Payton Nelson
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5 to 7 years of relevant work experience. School experience may be substituted for some work experience

Job Summary:

Technical Designer should be comfortable in design. Working knowledge of AutoCAD and REVIT is required. Senior Designer l should be able to carry most projects from beginning to end with limited questions. This designer should be honing skills on communication and coordination and focusing on training down to other team members. Technical Designer should begin to see the big picture and help their department stay organized. Completed work needs overview only. Should have a firm understanding of codes, EMA’s design process, and be able to consistently complete job deliverables and deadlines on time.


• Design most projects from start to finish with little or no help
• Good working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit
• Communicate with owners and architects regarding design, questions, or issues
• Answer design questions from team members, team leader, and project manager
• Display excellent coordination with peers, team members, owners, architects, utilities, etc.
• Communication with team leader and project managers about project related questions and problems
• Set up and edit specifications for jobs. Be able to train other team members on specification process.
• Write Addendums, review submittals, and answer RFIs and ASIs in a professional and timely manner
• Help train less experienced team members to learn how to track job schedules, deadlines, RFIs, ASIs, emails, etc.
• Aid organization of department by keeping up with details and symbols. Also by learning new software, tools, etc.
• Conduct field work as needed for design which may include but is not limited to extensive walking, the ability to drive to a job site, climbing on a ladder, crawling through crawlspaces, and walking on a roof

Education/ Requirements: 

• Associates of Applied Science in Engineering Design Technology, Certificate of Proficiency in Computer-Aided Drafting, or Engineering degree required. Passing of the Fundamentals of Engineering test preferred but not required.
• AutoCAD experience required
• Revit experience required


·Work from home policy

·Flexible work schedule that allows for half-day Fridays

·Generous Paid Time Off policy

·Seven paid company holidays

·Employer paid Medical and Dental plan for employees and partial paid Medical plan for dependents.

·Optional supplemental plans include vision, accident & wellness, and cancer policies.

·Enhanced matching 401(k) plan.  Maximum match equals employee contribution of 6%, with company match of 7% (6% match + additional 1%). 

·Mileage reimbursement that follows the IRS reimbursement rate

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