Job Description ENTRY LEVEL - SCAFFOLDING & SHORING DETAILER Opportunity to join a successful team of dedicated professionals based in Grand Prairie, Texas in a market leading business supplying scaffolding, shoring, and hoisting services to the general construction industry. We are searching for a quality individual to fill a highly skilled position in the Design Department. Initial duties include scaffold and shoring detailing via AutoCAD, interpretation of construction plans and field information, and daily problem solving. Engineering acuity and an understanding of basic design principles is helpful. This is a challenging position which requires a high degree of personal discipline and analytical problem solving. Summary Reports to the Manager of Construction Administration Two to Three years of drafting experience preferred
Essential duties and responsibilities include: Drafting in AutoCAD 2016 (LISP programming a plus) Determine information from construction plans and field information Create scaffold and shoring design drawings for reliable field assembly Check design and field erection drawings for accuracy and completeness per project specifications Coordinate with designers and sales representatives daily to ensure drawings meet project requirements Coordinate with sales representatives to establish best practices on the field erection drawings Develop working knowledge of specifications: OSHA Regulations and various state standards Daily use of MS Outlook and MS Excel (understanding of Visual Basic Applications for Macros a plus) Must be able to climb ladders and stairs, walk on uneven surfaces, tolerance for all weather conditions, and ability to lift and move 50 lbs.
Desired qualities and skills include: Highly organized and self-motivated, able to manage and prioritize multiple concurrent challenges and projects Good communication and relationship-building skills Strong analytical and problem solving skills Ability to analyze and troubleshoot field limitations Experience in engineering, particularly in design or detailing, is highly preferable
$18 to $22 hourly rate based on knowledge & experience. Attractive benefits package including medical, optional vision & dental, bonus potential, 9 ½ paid holidays and 2 weeks paid vacation.
About Mdm Scaffolding Services Inc. Mdm was started in 1993 and is privately owned. We are a leading scaffolding subcontractor serving primarily the N Texas area and Oklahoma. Specializing in commercial, high rise, aircraft and light industrial projects where we provide turn key services for scaffolding, shoring, trash chutes and motorized scaffolding and hoists. Mdm has an excellent reputation, strong customer base, specializing in providing the right products for each project, cost efficient, giving the safest access possible for our customers. Currently located in Grapevine, TX, we are in the process of building Phase I of a new facility in Grand Prairie as our business has grown to such a point we require a larger facility to be completed by year end.