Burns & McDonnell Assistant Electrical Detailer in Kansas City, Missouri

Description

Burns & McDonnell’s office in Kansas City, MO, is looking for an Assistant Electrical Detailer to prepare 2D and 3D drawings supporting industrial and municipal water and wastewater projects. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous cities across the United States.

This position offers challenging work with significant project variety at a successful, growing company. The chosen candidate will work under the guidance of experienced electrical engineers and designers to complete projects in industrial and municipal markets. Typical projects include design of both new and existing buildings; interior and exterior process equipment; power, instrumentation and controls for refineries; chemical plants and municipal water / wastewater treatment facilities.

The Assistant Electrical Detailer will work on an integrated design team within our Water Global Practice to perform the following duties:

  • Assist in planning and preparing detailed drawings.

  • Use 2D and 3D CAD and other software, including Revit, AutoCAD, Excel, Bluebeam and Adobe Acrobat.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of CAD standards and best practices.

  • Learn and successfully apply company, client, and project drafting standards and procedures

  • Provide a range of drawing production work including problem analysis, layout, detailing, and drafting on projects of substantial variety and complexity.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of assigned and related disciplines.

  • Coordinate drafting activities with other designers, drafters, and design disciplines.

  • Successfully communicate and correspond with internal design resources and external clients and personnel.

  • Have the ability and experience to work independently and in a team environment as the project requires.

  • Execute design changes and project drawing revisions.

  • Maintain CAD proficiency and work toward mastering current CAD systems.

  • May perform field inspections.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in drafting technology with minimum of 3 years related experience or Associates degree with minimum of 4 years related experience or specialized CAD certification or high school diploma with minimum 5 years of related experience.

  • Proficiency in at least one 3D design software package. Revit experience is strongly preferred.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to independently complete required drawings.

  • Previous internship or related consulting experience is preferred.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 181103

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