Design Specialist

REPORTS TO: Engineering Manager


Within the Engineering Department, there are multiple disciplines; shop drawings, 3D modeling, and fabrication drawings. A candidate must possess the necessary skillsets to perform at least one of these disciplines based on the responsibilities and requirements listed below.


Shop Drawings:

  • Attend and participate in project-specific meetings to discuss a multitude of potential subjects including but not limited to, project design, scope, schedules, etc.
  • Work in conjunction with Project Management staff to create submittal drawings using computer-aided design software (i.e., AutoCAD and/or 3D software). Drawings will include plans, elevations, sections, and details necessary to describe our scope of work adequately and accurately.
  • Incorporate changes/modifications to drawings at the direction of Engineering staff, Project Management, the General Contractor, and Architect.

3D Modeling:

    • Attend and participate in project-specific meetings to discuss a multitude of potential subjects including, but not limited to project design, scope, schedules, etc.
    • Create three-dimensional models based on point cloud data gathered on-site via laser scan technology.
    • Perform analysis of the as-built structure to determine the exactness of the substrate or identify deficiencies to present to Project Management for their review and further use.
    • Apply building panels to the point cloud in accordance with the intent and direction provided in our approved shop drawings. Provide new or modify existing details to meet as-built conditions.
    • Provide a complete set of drawings designed specifically to assist personnel in the field with layout and direction for the installation of our panels.

Fabrication Drawings:

    • Using the approved shop drawings, design calculations, and the 3D model, create fabrication drawings for every individual and unique panel for specific release to Production.
    • Assist Project Managers with detail and design ideas to improve project conditions or installation.
    • Assist with the creation and completion of installation drawings for field personnel.


  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, etc.) and PDF software (Bluebeam, Adobe, etc.)
  • The ability to interact and communicate effectively (both written and oral) with in-house staff
  • The ability to perform in a challenging and sometimes stressful environment while under stringent deadlines
  • High degree of accuracy, attention to detail, and exactness are extremely important in this position.
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills are necessary due to the demands of the position.


  • Proficient with 3D modeling software such as Rhino, Revit, and Solidworks or other computer-aided software
  • Experience working with laser scanning technology and point cloud data is a plus but not required
  • Experience in construction and/or manufacturing industries
  • The ability to read and interpret Contract Documents such as architectural drawings, specifications, supplemental instructions, etc.
  • A general understanding of construction practices, principles, methods, and techniques.


  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • College graduate preferred


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