Integrated Construction Technician - BIM - Laser Scanning

Integrated Construction Technician - BIM - Laser Scanning

Mortenson | De Kalb, IL, 60115, US

Posted a month ago

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Responsible for generating engineered models for HV & MV substation and battery storage projects by creating, implementing, and supporting drafting/design processes that increase cost savings and efficiencies in pre-construction and construction activities.


At Mortenson, we believe everyone is a leader. For that reason, every team member is expected to apply our leadership principles - Do the Right Thing, We Before Me and Inspire What's Possible - in their work. This means we act with dependability, initiative and a positive attitude to produce high quality work and deliver an exceptional customer experience. We are on time, productive and consistent in our attendance. We approach work as part of a team, listen to the opinions of others and cooperate to achieve project goals. We accept direction from supervisors and seek out constructive feedback. We follow rules and procedures to ensure quality work and safeguard the wellbeing of ourselves and others. We push to exceed the established goals, standards and accountabilities of our positions to increase quality, safety and innovation.

All team members are responsible for supporting a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment, as well as positively contributing to our company culture. This begins by aligning with Mortenson's values and ethical standards as stated in the Mortenson Code of Ethics and Business Conduct, in addition to abiding by the procedures and practices outlined in the Mortenson Operations Manual.


* Candidate will be responsible for working closely with other engineering, design, estimating, and construction team members to coordinate overall design package and requirements.
* Provide CADD/Designer support for proposals, estimating, procurement, construction and design change scoping packages in support of the engineering process by generating design content with a focus on value and design optimizations.
* At the direction of the Lead engineer or Engineer project principle, develops and issues design packages for review and construction, provides technical drafting support in the creation of construction drawing sets, compile engineering data from drawings or field notes, perform arithmetic computations using specified formulas, providing direction and guidance to other drafters and designers, insure design schedules are met including regularly providing project status updates.
* Candidate will be responsible for performing a broad scope of Designer assignments of moderate difficulty and CADD assignments of high difficulty.
* Create 2D design control models to create a seamless integration that flows from procurement, to design, thru construction, and project close out that increases efficiencies and productivity.
* Ensure data quality assurance and maintains a variety of related records, databases & reports.
* Follow and develop CADD design/drafting standards.
* May include, but is not limited to, implementing Mortenson BIM/VDC uses: existing conditions modeling, design reviews, 3D visualization, 3D control planning, digital fabrication, and record modeling.


* Two or more years in the T&D, Utility, EPC or design and construction industry is preferred.
* Experience creating and analyzing schematics, one lines, wiring diagrams in association with 3D design drawings and models.
* Strong verbal and graphic communication ability.
* Willingness to be given instruction and follow through with production.
* Self-Starter with the ability to follow through, work independently and within a team.
* Vigor and desire to learn new processes and technologies.
* Exceptional ability to analyze and understand results.
* Attention to detail and high-quality professional level final work product.
* Strong understanding of electrical construction processes.
* Possess technical knowledge of power engineering design and documentation.
* Strong knowledge and ability to use computer aided design.
* Manage and facilitate design coordination cross disciplines.
* Maintain high level of competency of software through continued use and training.


* Graduate with an Associate's degree in CADD is preferred or two-year technical degree in Engineering Technology or equivalent.
* Associates or Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or other related degree from an accredited college or university is also desirable as well as appropriate additional and continuing educational courses.
* Proficiency in the use of computer-aided design (CADD) software with advanced software (2D & 3D) experience preferred.
* Minimum 2 - 5 years' related work experience as a practicing designer/technician in Autodesk AutoCAD, Electrical and Vault preferred. Working Experience of AutoCAD Inventor is a bonus.
* Proficient in CADD theories and principles preferred.


This position requires the following with or without an accommodation; sitting, walking, standing, lifting, climbing, pushing, pulling, hearing, visual acuity, and utilization of a computer and office equipment. This person must be physically capable of reviewing a jobsite multiple times daily. The working environments consist of exposure to dirt, heat, noise, dust, and outdoor weather; as well as indoor and climate-controlled settings.

This position description is not intended to be a comprehensive list of the duties and responsibilities of the position. The duties and responsibilities of this position may change without notice.

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.