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Senior Designer - Electrical

Senior Designer - Electrical

Job ID 
2018-2067
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NV-Las Vegas
Posted Date 
3/6/2018
Category 
CAD

More information about this job

Overview

JBA, an NV5 Company, has a  Electrical Senior Designer opportunity at its Las Vegas, Nevada location.

 

NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.

 

Under supervision, prepares design drawings and specifications for new construction, existing facilities expansion, and renovation projects in the commercial, hospitality and gaming market sectors. Projects will be of moderate to difficult complexity. Design requirements will be defined by verbal instructions, sketches, and/or formal documents. Able to work without immediate supervision and able to understand project scope and contract requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Obtains basic data from documents, occupant interviews, and field measurements. 
  • Prepares floor plans, site plans, and other drawings for small construction and remodel projects using computer aided drafting techniques (AutoCAD and Revit).
  • Compiles specifications and contract documents from existing sources for assigned projects. 
  • Performs field review of existing facilities to determine and verify relevant services and site layout, and to coordinate construction with plans and specifications. 
  • Responsible for system sizing and layout, selection of components for systems.
  • Assists in preparation of cost estimates and in coordination of construction and renovation projects. 
  • Utilizes AutoCAD and Revit software and maintains current knowledge of CAD technology principles and applications. 
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. 
  • Applies project scope and contract requirements to project deliverables.
  • Works within scope and budget for project tasks.

Qualifications

 

  • High school diploma or GED; at least 5 years of design experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
  • Proven ability to perform the duties specified with prior project experience at an equivalent level of responsibility.
  • Proven ability to collect field data and accurately record findings.
  • Proven ability to prepare floor, site, and other Electrical plans
    CAD drafting techniques.
  • Proven ability to perform field review and make necessary adjustments to conform to job specifications.
  • Certificate of Competency in Drafting preferred.
  • AutoCAD, Revit experience preferred.
  • Advanced computer knowledge and skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Able to communicate with project team, both internal and external.
  • Proficiency using Newforma and Microsoft tools including MS Word, Outlook, and Excel.

Working Conditions:
  • Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as outside temperatures, dirt, dust, and/or noises.
  • Work functions will be performed in an office area located on an active construction site.

 

NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package.

 


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.