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Location: Morristown, NJ, New Jersey, United States 
Job ID: 62033 


We Elevate... You

Our mission is to keep cities and people around the world moving. Since 1874 Schindler has an outstanding reputation for not only elevating buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. Do you have the talent, ambition, and vision to help us elevate tomorrow’s world?

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As a leading employer in the urban mobility industry, we are always looking for a diverse group of people who can create exceptional value for our customers.


Join us as a

Associate Layout Drafter (Revit)


Your Skills

Scope of Responsibility

The Associate Layout Engineer designs and drafts the elevator system using elevator components, engineering fundamentals and established practices, procedures and guidelines. The Associate Layout Engineer provides effective task management to accomplish specified technical objectives on time.


This position will support large project sales in bidding competitive projects and winning customer awards via technical support; drafting and customizing engineering solutions for defined contract requirements; providing field support and resolutions to customer issues; and supplying corporate operations with a successful product line application.


Key Responsibilities

  • Design, modify, or apply components and systems using engineering methods and techniques to meet specified technical objectives.
  • Review and solve design and application problems.
  • Implement established procedures to achieve defect-free designs or applications.
  • Review and comprehend architectural and structural building drawings
  • Create layout drawings with Lift Designer in line with the elevator configuration
  • Finalize layout drawings in Revit, including building specific details
  • Review customer submittals (with mark ups) and discuss changes with Project Manager
  • Create entrance drawings in Revit based on templates and modify for building specific custom solutions
  • Create and review BIM drawings of machine room or complete elevator system with Revit
  • Compose technical letters for architects per understanding of drawing submission
  • Organize, track and keep records of drawing and documents in archive
  • During offer stage check feasibility of requested hoist way / machine room dimensions as requested by sales engineer
  • Cooperation with significant interfaces such as: Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Installation Expert, Field Project Manager and Product/Tool/Process Management
  • Perform Architectural/Structural Drawings Reviews - Define, Communicate Resolutions.

Provide effective task management to accomplish specified technical objectives on time.


Your Experience

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Minimum 2 years experience in drafting
  • Advanced skills in Revit (BIM and/or Revit experience required)
  • Advanced skills in AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of Architectural/Structural Drawings
  • Knowledge of A17.1 Code pertaining to Layouts and Local Codes preferred
  • Strong interpersonal Communication Skills (Verbal and Written, Technical Report Writing).                                                     
    Maintains positive and professional attitude in a highly demanding environment.                             
  • Communicate effectively with all internal engineering teams and engineering management (Internal escalation).



Bachelor's Degree in Engineering – Mechanical, Architectural, or Drafting


Our Commitment


Will you join us and elevate tomorrow’s World?


We look forward to receiving your complete online application.
For questions, please contact Pooja Gupta,


At Schindler Group we value inclusion and diversity, and practice equity to create equal opportunities for all. We endeavor that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnic background, color, religious affiliation, union affiliation, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, nationality, genetics and health, disability or veteran status.
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