Senior CAD/BIM Digital Design Technician in San Francisco, CA at Syska Hennessy Group

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Watch your engineering work come to life in landmark projects around the world when you partner with Syska Hennessy Group! As a global leader in consulting, engineering, and commissioning services, we specialize in highly technical buildings and the systems that bring them to life. We are seeking a Senior CAD/BIM Digital Design Technician to join our team in San Francisco, CA.  

Our dynamic work environment provides the optimal setting to take your career to the next level. From our supportive culture, diverse workforce, and competitive compensation, to our flexible work schedules and fun social events, it’s everything you’ll need for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career.

Senior CAD/BIM Digital Design Technician

Job Responsibilities

As a CAD/BIM Design Technician, you will setup, draft, convert, produce and edit MEP plans using AutoCAD and REVIT. This role will require excellent organizational skills, the ability communicate effectively and prioritize multiple project deadlines.  

Additional responsibilities:

  • Setup Project files drawings/sheets/models/views/view templates/layouts/etc. as applicable for project team needs.
  • Provide efficient updates of Architectural CAD/BIM files for use in MEP design drawings (clean-up, audit, reference, troubleshoot, coordinate as required).
  • Draft/generate redlines:  plans, diagrams and schedule drawings in AutoCAD and/or Revit from redlined drawings
  • Troubleshoot and address issues with CAD and Revit models and project files.
  • Produce drawings/projects consistent with instruction, guidelines and CAD/BIM standards
  • Assist with review of BIM models for coordination using Revit and Navisworks
  • Support Regional/Firm wide CAD/BIM leadership in adherence to firm-wide standards and staff support
  • Prepare projects for client submissions and create plots, pdf, dwf, etc. (as required) 
  • Assist with management of CAD/Revit files and projects

Senior CAD/BIM Digital Design Technician

Job Requirements

This is a great opportunity for a CAD/BIM Digital Designer with demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD and REVIT MEP. To succeed in this role, you will need effective organizational skills, ability to prioritize workload, and be a team player with strong communication skills.

Additional requirements:

  • Associate degree or completion of trade school or equivalent formal training
  • A minimum of 6 years of relevant working experience with an AEC type firm (prefer Engineering firm experience, but not required)
  • Extensive knowledge of Revit 2018 or newer version
  • Extensive knowledge of latest versions of AutoCAD; proficient with AutoCAD MEP
  • Knowledge of drawings and understanding of red marks
  • Able to read floor plans, sections and elevations; basic drafting skills
  • Experience with manipulating and receiving various file formats
  • Familiar with at least one:  Mechanical, Electrical, or Plumbing Trades
  • Experience with the MS Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and Reader
  • Available to work necessary hours to meet project deadlines

Senior CAD/BIM Digital Design Technician


As a CAD/BIM Digital Designer with Syska Hennessy Group, you will be part of a global firm with an amazing history! We are committed to be the best, to advancing engineering design practice, and to supporting our clients with integrity. To make all of that happen, we rely on the talent, drive, enthusiasm, and the total job satisfaction of the great people who work here.

As a member of our highly collaborative team, we provide you with a flexible benefits package that reflects our respect for your workplace contributions, professional goals, and personal priorities. The personal benefits program at Syska Hennessy Group includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • Roth IRA 401(k) Option
  • Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Health Wellness Programs such as gym programs, flu shots, and biometric screening
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training and professional development courses
  • Professional development incentive bonuses
  • Opportunities for community outreach through internal networks
  • A Generous Personal Time Off Program (PTO)
  • Monthly business phone stipend
  • Transit/parking program
  • Flexible summer work schedules

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