Senior Designer
Department: All Disciplines
City/State: Tyler, TX, Houston, TX, El Paso, TX, Shreveport, LA
Type: Full Time
Contact Name: Payton Nelson
Contact Email:


7 to 10 years of relevant work experience. School experience may be substituted for some work experience

Job Summary: 

Senior Designer is competent in design, communication, coordination, training and organization. Excellent competency of AutoCAD and REVIT is required. Senior Designer must communicate what's needed, be able to coordinate with the entire team and department, be comfortable with training team members and be organized. This designer will be a self-sufficient, independent member of their team. Providing leadership and guidance to other team and department members.


• Design process should be mastered therefore design for projects should be free of errors and should be accurate and complete.
• Provide leadership to other team and department members by training them to be self-sufficient members of the team.
• Excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit
• Excellent communication with owners and architects regarding design, questions, or issues
• Answer design questions from team members, team leader, and project manager
• Display exceptional coordination with peers, team members, owners, architects, utilities, etc.
• Communication with team leader and project managers about project related questions and problems
• Help keep department informed about code changes and new code requirements
• Anticipates design issues and proactively looks for solutions that best benefit the owner and EMA.
• Set up and edit specifications for jobs. Be able to train other team members on specification process.
• Maintain and update specifications as needed.
• Aid department in maintaining good written design standards
• 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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