Doka is one of the world’s leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector. The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group and employs more than 6,000 people in over 70 countries.
Summary Of Position :
The Project Technician produces AutoCAD drawings and material lists that represent the proper use of Doka USA concrete forming equipment for customers. He/she provides technical assistance to the sales department from the preliminary stage of a project to its completion.
§ Works with sales to produce AutoCAD drawings during the proposal stage and finalizes working drawings for site use, utilizing Doka USA forming systems.
§ Provides material lists for quotations and shipments to the site.
§ Produces and insures that the drawings indicate the proper use of Doka USA forming equipment and that the drawings represent safe, economical and efficient designs.
§ Provides analysis and design/price calculations as required (based upon level of experience and education).
§ Insures that the work is designed with available inventory and in conformance with contractual guidelines.
Other Responsibilities/Peripheral Functions:
§ Participates in job site visits, identifies any improper implementation and can take action insuring corrective measures are immediately implemented.
§ Other duties/projects as assigned, such as participating in company committees/teams.
§ HS Graduate or equivalent technical school education.
§ Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (civil, construction, structural, mechanical) a plus.
§ Experience in concrete forming and shoring applications and design a plus.
§ Excellent communication skills including an excellent command of English (speaking, reading, writing).
§ Qualitative abilities including strong analytical skills, technical proficiency and effective problem solving skills.
§ Experienced in AutoCAD, project management software and computer applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Adobe Acrobat and Lotus Notes a plus.
§ Willing and able to learn new products, concepts and techniques.
§ Organized team player able to work in a deadline driven, fast paced environment.
This position requires the ability to support the sales function within the office and at times in the customer environment, solving design and field problems on short notice with minimal information.
Extensive daily interaction with internal colleagues, management and customers.
Position requires the ability to work in a fast paced environment and the ability to be organized and manage time to meet deadlines.
Working conditions vary from that of an office environment: dry, cool, well lighted, to outside conditions (equipment yard or job site), high noise level in certain areas, extreme outdoor temperatures.
We offer terrific career opportunities, competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and an exciting opportunity to join “The Formwork Experts" as an Engineering Project Technician in our Midwest branch located in Channahon, Illinois .
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Visit us on-line at www.dokausa.com for additional information on Doka USA, Ltd.
A company of the Umdasch Group