Mechanical Designer

Hillsboro, OR

Post Date: 05/11/2017 Job ID: 10120667
Primary duties and responsibilities:
  • Applies standard design techniques and procedures exercising judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications to design concepts.
  • Receives instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features and assistance in deriving possible solutions to unusual problems.
  • Coordinates and directs the work effort of designers on the same project with some responsibility for checking portions of the completed drawings.
  • Prepares addendums and bulletins. Initiates project change orders for submittal to the project manager.
  • Attends construction meetings and produces site observation reports and final punch list. May trouble-shoot design problems in the field during construction.
  • Develops an understanding for other discipline's needs and requirements and relates them to own discipline and total project scope.
  • Researches design options and documents findings for project engineer/architect.
  • Checks design calculations and drawings.
  • Processes shop drawings, checks to ensure quality accuracy and completeness.
  • Has frequent external customer contact.
  • May be requested to attend training to develop supervisory skills.
  • May serve as lead on single discipline projects.
  • May write portions of specifications and assist in preparing design and construction cost estimates.
  • Travel potential but not required.
  • Valid driver's license required. May be waived for international assignments.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • Associate degree in the engineering or architectural fields preferred.
  • Proficiency in Revit is required.
  • Able to conduct field verification for routing plans including climbing ladders, suiting up in a cleanroom suit, and some verification under 2ft raised floor while wearing a cleanroom suit
  • Able to understand the need for and develop installation details.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD 2D is required.
  • Self-motivation to clarify scope of work, anticipate issues, propose options and find cost-effective or schedule driven solutions. Problem-solving and flexibility in fast-paced environment. Ability to provide clear direction and expectations to designers and contractors. Practical field-experience with active involvement in construction areas preferred. High tolerance for ambiguity and change.

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