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DriveWorks Designer - (New Orleans or remote work within the US)

Lapeyre Stair New Orleans ,LA
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Lapeyre Stair has an opportunity for a Stair System Designer to assist in their Engineering department to perform a variety of engineering, drafting and design layouts of stair configurations usually with limited supervision. The successful candidate will translate design concepts into detailed customer erection drawings and create detailed shop drawings from 3D models using Advanced Steel (AutoCad based software). It is NOT required to live in LA.

Lapeyre Stair constructs precision built metal stair systems usinga state-of-the-art engineering and manufacturing system. The Lapeyre Stairproduct line includes Alternating Tread stairs, Steel Egress stairs (welded andbolted) as well as crossover systems, exit and intermediate platforms, andsafety gates. Lapeyre Stair is one of four operating divisions of Laitram, L.L.C. andoffers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for anestablished, yet growing company in the private sector. To learn more about ourcompany culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visitour company page.



Responsibilities

  • Create 3D stair models based off ofArchitectural / Structural documents and Lapeyre Stair Design Standards.

  • Write clear and concise RFIs in a timely manner once assigned a project.

  • Consult Lead Designer for guidance when there are uncertainties at any stage ina project.  

  • Flexibility / ability to assist in reviewing Lapeyre Stair IFA packages whenneeded.

  • Attend and participate in frequent turnover meetings for new projects.

  • Ensure that each model is in compliance with Lapeyre Stair’s Model Check Listbefore any model is submitted to Lead Designer for final review.

  • Document time of completion of all tasks in ERP system.

Requirements

  • Associate’s or technical Degree indrafting/design or equivalent experience.

  • Considerable experience in DriveWorks.

  • 3D modeling experience in CAD software, steeldesign preferred.

  • Expert level at both reading architectural andstructural drawings and deciphering any discrepancy between the two.

  • Self-managed, team-player, good communicationskills, detail oriented.

  • Adaptability to new processes and roles withinthe Engineering group. 

  • Mechanically competent.

  • Proficient with Windows, Microsoft Officeapplications (Word, Excel, Power Point).

  • Fluent in written/spoken English.

Desired Qualifications

  • Work experience in steel design, drafting /detailing environment.

  • Hands on experience in a manufacturing and/orinstallation environment.

  • Experience in speaking with General Contractorsregarding resolving field issues.

  • Other trade experience (welding, Iron working,woodworking, electrical, auto mechanic, etc.)

  • Stair System / Structural Design experience

  • Experience with current version of AutoCAD,Advanced Steel or Revit.


EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Company Description
Lapeyre Stair offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet consistently growing company. Headquartered in New Orleans, Lapeyre Stair grew out of inventions of a local entrepreneur and continues to pride itself on innovation. Our Philosophy of Continuous Improvement promotes an environment of self-managed workers who are rewarded for their individual talents as well as their ability to work together for the greater good of the company. Creating an environment where employees feel they contribute directly to company success allows us to offer an extremely attractive package of total compensation. Lapeyre Stair is one of the four operating divisions of Laitram, LLC, which was selected by CityBusiness as the 2010 Best Place to Work in New Orleans.

Lapeyre Stair

Lapeyre Stair offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet consistently growing company. Headquartered in New Orleans, Lapeyre Stair grew out of inventions of a local entrepreneur and continues to pride itself on innovation. Our Philosophy of Continuous Improvement promotes an environment of self-managed workers who are rewarded for their individual talents as well as their ability to work together for the greater good of the company. Creating an environment where employees feel they contribute directly to company success allows us to offer an extremely attractive package of total compensation. Lapeyre Stair is one of the four operating divisions of Laitram, LLC, which was selected by CityBusiness as the 2010 Best Place to Work in New Orleans.

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New Orleans, LA
USA

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