BIM/CAD Technician

The SK&A Group
Washington, DC
Sep 06, 2019
Sep 21, 2019
Full Time
Summary: The SK&A Group is seeking a personable, team-focused, highly motivated, and results-oriented individual to join our highly regarded Structural Design team. The ideal candidate should be excited to work in a fast-paced environment where client successes and our employee's career development are most important. As part of the SK&A family, engineers work closely with project engineers, project managers, Principals, and other key team members - owner/owner's rep, architect and MEP consultants - to deliver sound, innovative, and cost-effective design solutions. You will have exposure to all aspects and phases of the projects from the onset. About The SK&A Group: The SK&A Group offers structural engineering services, with offices in Potomac, Maryland and Washington, DC. SK&A provides a full spectrum of services for public and private sector clients with a strong focus on sustainability, including analysis and design of new buildings, renovation and repair of existing structures, and specialized services such as dynamic analysis for wind and seismic design as well as security and force protection issues. Our firm's extensive award-winning portfolio is comprised of projects within urban environments ranging from multi-story commercial, office and mixed-use buildings to residential, academic, retail, healthcare, and government facilities. Over SK&A's 56-year history, our organization has met the demands of large and complex projects. We distinguish ourselves by our reputation for long-term client relationships, built on an understanding of and total commitment to achieving our clients' goals. Primary Responsibilities: *Assists Design team in creating BIM models using Revit structure from mark-ups and rough draft drawings prepared by Engineers all the way through final construction drawings*Conduct annotative work such as notes, details, schedules and line work on plans, with Project Engineer direction*Conduct AutoCAD structural drawing production work, plans, details, schedules and notes, with Project Engineer direction*Interpret redline mark-ups, verbal, and written instruction from Project Engineers *Work relatively independently to complete assignment*Contribute to production or revision of firm standards when solicited. *Attend in-house BIM/CAD training sessions and contribute with personal experience, as necessary*Attend occasional off site BIM/CAD training courses/seminars Requirements: *At least 5 years AutoCAD and Revit Structure drafting experience*Able to work on multiple projects in any given week or day*Able to prioritize assignments based on changing project needs*Willing to work additional overtime hours, if needed, to meet project deadlines*Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written*Able to build rapport with co-workers