Communications Distributions Designer in Lowell, AR at Wachter, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/29/2018

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Job Summary:

This is a Design/Engineer role to perform the design, planning, and engineering of the network cable infrastructure (structured cabling, pathways, outlets, equipment build-out, etc) within various environments nationwide. This role is customer facing and calls for close attention and critical care.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare drawings and specification documents (RFP) and be responsible for accurate completion of design projects.

  • Perform CAD work and process documentation related to various technology plans and/or record drawings (as-builts) and related work for project submittals.

  • Work with operations team to add value and clarity to scope throughout any part of project life cycle; initiating, planning, executing, close-out and quality assurance.

  • Work in conjunction with other engineers or even customers to visualize, discover and plan technology system solutions using AutoCAD, Visio, Excel, and other tools/techniques.

  • Work with design/CAD team to build compelling visualizations that effectively communicate intent and/or planned solutions and perform other assignments as directed by supervisor.


  • Understanding of architectural or MEP design and the construction process

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, and other designer products

  • Working knowledge of structured cabling networks (either fiber, copper, video surveillance, access control, or intrusion alarm)

  • Ability to manage the process of taking requirements and specifications and effectively translating it and system solutions into drawings, installation notes and index of materials.


  • Demonstrates effective verbal/written communication skills.

  • Self-motivated, project focused with effective time management

  • Highly skilled with MS Office, namely Excel spreadsheets, and uses tools/techniques to quickly and efficiently turn results with high quality and volume.

  • Proficient in CAD software (AutoCAD, Revit, BIM, A360 etc.)

  • 1-3 year in Telecommunications or related field.


  • Associates degree required, Bachelor’s degree or related experience in industry is preferred.
  • BICSI, RCDD, PMP or FOA Certifications Required
Salary based on experience and evaluated skillset.

Great benefits package!

Relocation package available!

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