Bratney Companies

3D Project Development Designer

Date Posted
May 6, 2022
Full Time
Design Engineering Services
Des Moines, Iowa

Job Details


1. Coordinate with Project Development Managers and Engineers to produce 3D drawings for site development, process flow diagrams, and equipment layouts for a variety of engineering and construction projects.

2. Participate in design review meetings with Project Development Manager and owner.

3. Provide input to Project Development as to number of hours required to complete drawings for a project based on a given scope of work.

4. Travel to project site to gather pertinent dimensional information.

5. Produce preliminary steel layout and minor platform design as required.

6. Perform minor calculations for system design (surge bin sizing, spouting size selection, dust collection CFM requirements, and minor conveyor sizing), with assistance from the Project Development Manager.

7. Minor coordination with vendors gathering equipment dimensions & specifications. Check equipment drawings for fit within a system.

8. Coordinate with a variety of Project Development Mangers, Engineering & Design Manager, Design Engineers, Engineers, Project Coordinators, and other team members to produce conceptual process designs and drawings for a variety of engineering and construction projects.

9. Stay abreast of developments in computer software and hardware needs as it relates to CAD and 3D Modeling, and recommend upgrades and improvements to company systems.

10. Continue development of company standards for drawing production.

11. Participate in design reviews of projects in the design/drafting phase with project Development Manager, Engineering & Design Manger, Design Engineers, Engineers, Construction Managers, Project Managers, and Project Supervisors as pertinent.

12. May perform some actual design and drafting work as time allows.

13. Other duties as assigned.


· Positive attitude and proactive approach.

· Must be proficient with Bratney Companies current version of AutoCAD.

· Must possess strong 2D drafting skills, 3D visualization skills and 3D modeling aptitudes.

· Must possess and maintain a basic understanding of building code requirement as it pertains to facility layout.

· Thorough knowledge of company’s engineering and control procedures.

· Excellent verbal and communication skills.

· Knowledgeable of company’s objectives.

· Skill at scheduling own time.

· Ability to prioritize tasks for job completion.

· Ability to present information in a clear and understandable manner.



· Satisfactory completion of a two year degree in Design/Architecture or related field or equivalent training and related experience.



· Travel will be required up to approximately 15%.

· Must have clean driving record and valid drivers license.

· Drug & Alcohol testing required.

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