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New Berlin, WI 
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Posted 21 days ago
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Job Description

MiTek is a platform innovator and enabler that exists to transform the building industry with better building solutions. In 1955, MiTek transformed residential construction with the invention of the Gang-Nail plate and a digital platform that provided an affordable and scalable way to manufacture wood trusses. Today, MiTek delivers software, services, engineered products, and automated solutions that enable the building industry toimprove efficiencies by optimizingthe balance between off-site and on-site. With nearly 5,600 team members worldwide, MiTek collaborates across the building industry to enable and accelerate transformational breakthroughs in design and construction to transform the way the industry designs, makes, and builds. As a Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A, NYSE: BRK-B) company since 2001, MiTek has a record of continuous growth and innovation. Learn more at .

SummaryTransforms initial rough customer/sales' designs into working documents using CAD and other software while adhering to mezzanine specifications and standards. The position works from data such as previous drawings, layouts, detailed sketches, notes, verbal instructions, and standard references under the direct technical supervision of engineers and senior designers. Ability to analyze and interpret construction requirements, space requirements, and other technical documents to determine their effect on mezzanine design.

Job Responsibilities & RequirementsEssential Functions Statement(s)
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of MiTek Mezzanine's specific design standards and custom components for use in custom mezzanine and related structural design.
  • Use required drafting and structural design skills, and knowledge of CAD software, to create/develop layout plans, approval drawings, erection drawings, sections and details.
  • Thoroughly check and confirm details of all design work for conformance with project specifications, design and manufacturing standards, and feasibility.
  • Converses with engineers, designers, and other subject matter experts to interpret design concepts, determine nature and type of required detailed working drawings, and coordinate work with others.
  • Verifies accuracy and completeness of drawings and project designs.
  • Compiling and analyzing data, computing quantities, and determining materials required to procure ahead of fabrication.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines.
  • Attendance in the office during normal business hours.
SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education:

  • Associate Degree (two-year college or technical school) Preferred Field of Study: Architectural, CAD, or Design
  • 0-2 years of experience in a related position

Computer Skills:

  • Must have solid PC experience in Windows' environments and good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Proficiency with AutoCAD 2015 is required.
  • Knowledge of Tekla or 3D equivalent is a plus.

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to read and interpret AutoCAD drawings, and math skills to trigonometry are required. Ability to understand architectural and structural drawings. Detail oriented, accurate, thorough, and demonstration of willingness to learn. A self-motivated career professional that enjoys detailed project work, strong analytical skills, organizational skills, and works well under pressure. Position demands maturity, confidentiality, and the ability to interface with various departments and individuals. Must be flexible and able to work independently.

MiTek is an E-Verify and Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace.

We are an equal opportunity employer; and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ethnicity, physical or mental disability, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or transgender status), age (40 and over), genetic information (including family medical history), veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

For accommodation to assist with completing this application, please contact Human Resources at +1 314-434-1200.


MiTek is an E-Verify and Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
0 to 2 years
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