Metal Stud Framing Specialist – BIM/VDC Team

Location: San Diego, CA

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The Framing Specialist will be a key part of our collaborative BIM/VDC team environment. This role will partner with our Framing Contractor clients in the Southern California area and will partner with our Design team and establish being the Client Liaison.

Responsibilities

 

  • Develop design solutions for assigned structural products and components with minimum supervision.
  • Develop layouts, sketches, and may investigate design factors such as damage tolerance, durability, and structural modeling.
  • Uses CAD equipment to provide support to manufacture by preparing routine layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, sketches, & diagrams given by engineers or managers.
  • Create details including all views and dimensions necessary for installation.
  • Prepare clear, complete, and accurate working plans and detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches or notes for engineering or manufacturing purposes
  • Develop and implement overall design concepts through all phases of design
  • Produce plans, elevations, sections and detail drawings
  • Ensure conformance to company quality system
  • Modifies and revises designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems.
  • Produce schedules, specifications detailing, and construction documentation.
  • Communication and coordination with customers, vendors, and consultants for specifications
  • Prepares working plans and a variety of drawings under limited direction from supervisor or manager. Monitors and updates working plan.
  • Makes standard engineering computations and adjustments in drawings. Verifies completed work, checks dimensions, and maintains accuracy of drawings.
  • Ensures conformance to company quality system, under the guidance of an engineer, manager or technical staff supervisor.
  • Responsible for originating drawings with accuracy, and in a timely manner. Must efficiently apply geometric and tolerancing standards to all drawings.

Qualifications

 

  • 2+ years of Revit (can substitute AutoCAD) experience in Framing industry
  • 5+ years of field installation experience
  • Knowledge and adherence of drafting standards
  • Ability to use CAD products to produce deliverables
  • Solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with construction terminology.
  • Basic computer skills and MS Office products (Outlook, Work, Excel, etc.)
  • Willing to train experienced Framer/Carpenter with some knowledge of 2D and 3D design