CAD/REVIT Designer (Base Building Mechanical)

The CAD/REVIT Designer (Base Building Mechanical) is responsible for the production of AutoCAD and REVIT drawings, utilizing drafting and design skills related to building mechanical systems (HVAC, Plumbing and Drainage, Fire Protection).


Business Development

  • Work to develop strong, ongoing relationships with clients

General Management

  • Generate suggestions for improving work
  • Keep Group Lead or direct supervisor appraised of activities
  • Participate in training courses as required
  • Schedule workload appropriately, maximizing productive time
  • Work enthusiastically with the Group to accomplish common objectives


  • Communicate regularly with team to ensure schedules are met
  • Comply with company Design, CAD and REVIT Standards
  • Create AutoCAD and REVIT drawings from mark-ups or based on instructions from Group members
  • Perform design calculations under the guidance of Group members, including heating and cooling load, plumbing load, sizing of ductwork, piping and terminal units
  • Create working drawings using AutoCAD and REVIT following established company standards
  • Establish communications with “Architect” for proper transfer of drawings between offices
  • Highlight completed mark-ups and return drawings
  • Layout and size mechanical systems as directed
  • Maintain drawings including architectural backgrounds up-to-date
  • Organize and print drawing sets as requested in a timely fashion
  • Produce plot files, PDF’s, part plans, CNs and SIs as required
  • Review drawings for quality control
  • Set up drawings in an organized fashion and appropriately labeled
  • Set up X-Refs
  • Store, manage and archive drawing files and record sets of drawings in accordance with company Project Management Standards
  • Store and manage project documentation in accordance with company Project Management Standards

Skills & Qualifications

  • College Diploma or Technical Training in AutoCAD, Building Design, REVIT, 3-D modelling
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD and 3D modelling and REVIT
  • Experience with reading and coordinating Mechanical, Electrical, Structural and Architectural drawings
  • Experience with Windows and general computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Good problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to think independently


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