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[Drafter] Architectural Designer - DOE Project - Houston, TX - 6513

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Edgewater is seeking qualified candidates for Architectural Designer opportunities for our customer in Greenville, SC and Houston, TX to support a DOE Construction Design Project.

Remote opportunities will be considered. Onsite preferred.
Per diem available for those who qualify.
Must be a U.S. Citizen

Architectural Designer

The purpose of this position is to provide the essential administrative, technical knowledge, and direction as listed. This role has the responsibility to promote Fluor’s competitiveness within the global marketplace by delivering quality services of unmatched value and technical competence. This position serves as Design Area Lead on assigned projects and performs 3D layout with moderate to difficult complexity design scope.


Must have a minimum of an associate degree in a field related to the position and a minimum of 10 years progressive experience in drafting related to Engineering and Construction (nuclear preferred).
Background and experience must include drafting/ designer experience in the architectural engineering field.

Proficiency in computer aided design (CAD) with demonstrated experience with computer aided drafting applications to originate and produce drawings with minimum supervision. • 3D modeling experience required (S3D preferred).
Read, interpret and generate design drawings with minimal input from a member of the engineering staff. Must have the ability to walk down field systems with minimal guidance, interpret field direction, generate minor design details, create new drawings, modify existing drawings, and direct junior drafters.
Minimum Qualifications - Related Education, Experience & Skills

US citizenship required
Advanced knowledge of architectural design of commercial and industrial buildings including plan layouts and detailing of building assemblies
Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and visitors
Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines
Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
Intermediate computer and software skills to include the use of word processing, e-mail, spreadsheet and electronic presentation programs
Proficiency with the use of 2D and 3D design software including:
Autodesk Revit
Bentley MicroStation
Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of commercial availability and cost of materials
Practical field experience
Intermediate knowledge of managing and leading a medium/large project
Basic knowledge of procurement and construction aspects of engineering
Experience working on engineering projects for the US Department of Energy or other Federal Government agencies
Experience working on engineering projects at nuclear facilities under a Nuclear Quality Assurance program
Principal Job Duties & Responsibilities

Prepare 3D layouts and/or schematics for conceptual and detailed designs of advanced complexity
Conduct reviews of model using 3D review platform and create 3D models of advanced complexity
Apply project drawing standards to design drawings and 3D layout
Prepare 2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawings of advanced complexity
Check work done by other Designers
Develop and review project Scope of Services, Scope of Facilities, and other project baseline documents for all phases of projects
Develop estimates, schedules, staffing requirements, progress reports, and key quantities tracking reports
Incorporate health, safety, and environmental factors in design
Review vendor equipment documentation within the discipline and from other disciplines for compliance with project requirements, and actively seek discrepancy resolution
Review fabricator drawings
Perform bulk material take-off analysis and tabulations
Deliver quality work, and adhere to the Project Quality Plans and procedures
Adhere to industry codes and standards as well as department practices and procedures
Analyze and make independent recommendations regarding solutions to problems with varying complexity in accordance with organization and/or project objectives and guidelines
Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner, set priorities, and meet deadlines
Plan and organize own work assignments, as well as carry out tasks from management staff
Maintain compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, and global standards
Adhere to and support Fluor’s Health, Safety & Environmental and Sustainability Policies
May need to travel to attend to business related matters
Meet expectations on attendance and punctuality
Other duties as assigned
If you are interested in being considered for this position and your resume clearly outlines your relevant experience for this position, please follow the application steps via our website www.edgewatertech.net/careers

Edgewater will not submit your resume without first having detailed discussions with you and obtaining your permission to do so.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Edgewater offers the opportunity to structure benefit packages to best suit your needs. We offer multiple individual and family benefit options including paid time off, medical, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance, and a pre-tax 401(k) retirement account with Company matching contributions and 100% vesting for eligible participants beginning on DAY 1.


Edgewater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected Veterans, or individuals with disabilities.

View all Edgewater opportunities at www.edgewatertech.net/careers

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