|Job Ref:||ff62e5262||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||British Columbia||City:||Kamloops||Address:||Post Date:||19/10/2016 11:29|
Designer Position/s Location: The Thompson/Okanagan Region of British Columbia - Permanent modular home, hotels, apartments, complexes etc. The Designer will be accountable for the accurate and timely creation/administration of technical drawings and specifications, along with being an effective member of the team from concept to client handover. You will work with team members to design and deliver world-class building solutions by leveraging your talents to help solve unconventional challenges in practical ways. The ideal candidate will possess strong skills in Permanent Modular home line, be a good fit within our client team environment, but also who has experience with: permanent modular, hotels, apartments, complexes etc. This position is Safety Sensitive and will require Drug and Alcohol testing as a condition of NA: Provide technical assistance and input on new proposals and contracts as required;Review and understand contract summaries of work with the ability to offer input into the creation of actionable design schedules;Create and check design information with consideration for accuracy, completeness and adherence to client specifications; ensuring compliance with applicable federal, provincial and local regulations/standards;Work with project teams and Project Managers to proactively support internal and external customers (Estimating, Purchasing, Manufacturing, Transport and Site Works/Field Services ) to ensure successful project execution;Collaborate with external engineering partners and other personnel to resolve design challenges;Provide technical support to multiple manufacturing facilities and job sites; andWork with our Clients Purchasing and vendors to source, review and specify equipment. Experience and detailed knowledge required in at least one of the following three categories: Mechanical:Technical proficiency in the specification and design of mechanical systems; preparing detailed design calculations and drawings without supervision. Including but not limited to: heat loss/heat gain calculations, layout of the ductwork/vents, specification of heating, air conditioning and ventilation equipment and controls, water distribution, sanitary systems, and consultation for the design of fire protection, etc. Electrical:Technical proficiency in the specification and design of electrical systems; preparing detailed design calculations and drawings without supervision. Including but not limited to: power distribution (building and site), grounding, lighting calculations, lighting plans, heat trace, single line diagrams, load calculations, panel layouts, voltage drop calculations, transformer sizing, fire alarm design, low voltage systems, communications and security, structured cabling, NA concept development in support of Business Development, for both large and small scale projects regionally and nationally;Prepare proposal specifications and presentation documents in accordance with client and/or project requirements; andPrepare contract drawings, details and sketches (architectural/structural); coordinating projects from conceptual design through final completion. THE SUCESSFUL INDIVIDUAL Required Education and ExperienceBuilding Technology Diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution, specializing in Mechanical, Electrical or Architectural studies;5+ years of experience with wood-frame building technology relating to commercial/industrial/hospitality sectors; andExperience with modular/factory-built construction is an asset. Required Skills and AbilitiesAbility to read and create building specifications and detailed construction drawings;AutoCAD or other CAD software experience required; working knowledge of AutoCAD Architecture and AutoCAD MEP would be an asset;Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook etc.);Ability to work in a fast paced deadline driven environment;Exceptional time-management skills with the ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects simultaneously;Results oriented and excellent interpersonal skills;Willing to take direction from senior team members, as well as mentor others in the Design team in your area of expertise;Strong communication skills, both verbal and written;Demonstrate values of safety, teamwork, accountability, integrity and service;Good technical writing and computer skills;Able to work individually and as a team member;Attention to health/safety of self and co-workers;Ability to work under pressure;Driven to learn and develop new skills; andAnalytical, thorough, resourceful and detail-oriented. Compensation Our client provides a competitive salary and benefits package, and a positive team environment to the successful candidates are welcomed into the firm. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. This position is available immediately so please call Karen Watt NA and upload your resume to the job at NA Excel Personnel Inc. - Great People. Exceptional Companies Servicing Western Canada since 1992 Upload your resume directly to this job by applying now, and speak to Karen Watt, Sandra Anderson or Geoff Simpson in this regard confidentially at NA or toll free NA and join our team today Excel Personnel provides Permanent, Temporary, Contract Staffing Solutions, Payrolling Services, Executive Search Services and Physician Locums in Northern, Central and Southern British Columbia. Positions available throughout BC in Management, Sales & Marketing, Administration & HR, Finance & Accounting Manufacturing, Operations, Distribution, Engineering, Information Technology & IT Support, Healthcare, Physican Locums,Transportation, and Natural Resources to name a few.
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