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Revit Designer

Company: Peter Kazella & Associates, Inc.
Location: New York
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

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Our client is a top tier electrical construction firm with a foothold in the New York Metro region. They are an employee-owned company and a leader in the Data Center / Commercial Facilities Market. They provide electrical expertise for many Fortune 500 companies. Their services include electrical construction, data center construction, electrical maintenance and critical systems maintenance. This opportunity provides a career-growth minded role with exciting projects with leading-edge technology and innovation as well as competitive salaries and benefits. If you are currently supporting Revit design in another industry outside of the Electrical Engineering arena, Company will teach their trade so you can apply your Revit design skills which can enhance your career supporting a new trade.
Revit Designer - Midtown, NY
This position will be responsible for creating designs and coordination models, providing and gather specifications and executing assignments for electrical systems on commercial, government, and other various projects. Successful candidate should have experience in electrical design in 3D using the latest versions of Revit as well as AutoCAD MEP.

  • Plan, organize and lead the Integration of projects; Represent the company in project meetings

  • Manage the Revit design process of Electrical equipment (Generators, Switchgear, UPS, etc.)

  • Collaborate with Team members to verify constructability and ensure use of Best Practices

  • Assist with Critical Facilities Construction Project plans - size up, costs, scheduling, timeline

  • Large portion of work requires a heavy knowledge of electrical and mechanical equipment such as: medium voltage switchgear, diesel generators, UPS systems, power distribution equipment, chillers, CRAC, cooling towers, computer room air handlers, fire detection / suppression; building monitoring systems (BMS), building Automated Systems, etc.

  • Responsible for tracking change orders, RFI's, risk review, Change Order tracking cost, etc.

  • Forecasting Requirements;

  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of company policies. Put these in clear concise work statement for the field

  • Create and Maintain Detailed Project Schedules

  • Track milestones for regular progress measurement; Track and forecast impacts

  • Ensure planning, laying out installing and wiring electrical components are completed per drawings, specs and in accordance with electrical code

  • Be the point of contact with the clients and any other contractors, GCs involved with the project

  • Work with Management to respond to RFPs.

  • Create and Maintain Detailed Project Schedules

  • Oversee electrical installation of equipment


    • 3-5 years of Revit a MUST

    • 3-5 years AutoCAD electrical design experience a plus

    • Extensive 3-D Modeling experience a must

    • Experience with AutoCAD MEP and Autodesk Revit

    • Experience modeling electrical systems / electrical installation drawings a huge plus, otherwise they will teach this!

    • BIM Experience (Building Information Modeling) a plus

    • Experience with UPS systems, Generators, Switchgears, and other power distribution units a plus

    • Experience working with NYC Electrical and Construction Trade Unions a plus

    • Previous experience either working in / or working with NYC Electrical Union local 3 a plus

    • Came up ranks as a licensed journeyman electrician or relevant experience a plus

    • Creating Revit designs for Electrical installation of Equipment for high profile projects a plus

    • Thorough knowledge of the practices, methods, equipment, materials, and tools of the electrical trade

    • Ability to manage the work of skilled workers and provide guidance and leadership

    • Experience interpreting blueprints and specifications

    • Experience with Electrical Conduits / Power Systems such as UPS, Switchgear, Generators, PDU's a plus

    • Should have a background or know what this means when conducting electrical installations to include things like: crown box, offset and junction box otherwise will be taught

    • Electrical Training Certificate or Associates in Electrical or a BS in Electrical Engineering a plus

    • Previous experience in the Military / Military veterans in all branches that have experience with Electrical / Mechanical is a huge plus (Navy Nukes- EMN, ETN, MMNs, Seabees, Army - Power Generation, Air Force - Power Production, Generator Techs, Maritime, Coast Guard, etc.)

    • Relevant experience in Critical Facilities Construction in NYC a plus

    • Client Facing /Client relationship / Client Management skills a plus

    • Computer Savvy - Microsoft - Teams, Outlook, PP, Word, MS Project (scheduling with Activities and resources, etc.), MS Excel (pivot tables, v-lookup, graphing), Adobe / Bluebeam (editing, combining pdfs) a MUST!

    • Solid Communicator - (written and verbal);

    • Ability to successfully work independently; Self Starter, self-motivated, attention to detail and should prioritize well

      Submittal Instructions:
      Please send your resume to ( resume at pkaza dot com) with 16197675 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and take a look at other Critical Facility openings we are working on at,
      If you are in Data Center Facilities but this opportunity is not what you are looking for let's still talk. New openings are coming in weekly and others we are not allowed to post. We also not only keep leads confidential but pay for referrals as well.
      Company offers competitive salaries and benefits package including medical insurance, a 401(k) plan.
      EOE/AA Employer M/F/D/V
      Pkaza, LLC is a third-party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by our employer that we represent and not by the candidate.
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Keywords: Peter Kazella & Associates, Inc., New York , Revit Designer, Professions , New York, New York

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