Cator, Ruma & Associates seeks a Senior Security Designer to join our Lakewood Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating security cabling systems, design calculations, equipment review, and documentation which includes all phases from conceptual/schematic design through construction documents.
Responsible for the overall security system planning of new construction and remodel projects.
Create security systems design documents and specifications.
Work directly with clients to suit their budget and prioritize project needs.
Preparing program requirements and basis of design reports
Interfacing with Clients, Owners, and design team members
Preparing agendas, running design/coordination meetings and providing minutes
Review and approve shop drawings and product data submittals and responding to RFIs
Field coordination of installation work; Reviewing and analyzing test results
Systems coordination, specification writing, CAD/drafting, field work, product research, and responding to client questions
Managing resources in the development of construction documents
Serving as a technical resource for others throughout the firm, providing thought leadership and subject matter expertise
The candidate must have:
Minimum 5 years’ experience as a high level consultant and designer for projects.
4 year Engineering degree / RCDD certification
ASIS PSP Credential, ISC Certification a plus
Previous experience in Cabled Infrastructure and Electronic Security Systems detailing and design.
A working understanding of the standard project delivery models.
Must be proactive and have excellent time management skills and capable of working independently; Conscientious and flexible, with a strong work ethic and team-player attitude in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work well under strict deadlines, interface effectively with management, handle multiple requests with an eye for detail and a strong commitment to quality
Proficient in Microsoft Suite; proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD a plus.
Knowledge of Nurse Call, Intercom design, MATV/CATV design, public address overhead paging, Emergency call systems, and other similar systems is a plus.
Previous experience working in an Architecture/Engineering consulting firm.
CRA is a consulting Mechanical/Electrical/Technology engineering firm that has enjoyed an excellent reputation since 1959 resulting in a broad and diverse client base. Our firm designs healthcare, educational, commercial and government facilities.
We offer an excellent benefit package including:
Major medical with vision and dental plan 100% paid for the employee and partial for dependents.
Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance plan 100% paid for the employee.
Flex time, 9 hour days Monday through Thursday and half days on Friday.
Generous paid holidays, monthly company activities, employee longevity awards program.
About Cator, Ruma & Associates, Co.
About Us :
Our company was founded in 1959 for the express purpose of providing quality mechanical engineering services to the commercial building industry.
In an effort to provide comprehensive services to our clients, we expanded our operations in 1982 to include an Electrical Engineering Department.
The Principals, Associates, and the entire company (110+) are committed to maintaining the standard of excellence Cator, Ruma & Associates has established in the industry.
Today, the Company has a wide variety of project types and sizes; our engineers design commercial, industrial and institutional projects. Innovative and thorough engineering practices employed by Cator, Ruma & Associates yield quality designs for our Clients. We constantly strive to provide the extra service that sets us apart. We have dedicated engineers and support staff to provide quality engineering services to maintain and enhance the Company's fine reputation.
Since our founding, we have worked with major government and private institutions. Through these working relationships, we have developed an unparalleled familiarity with critical project types and Owner standards. In many c...ases, we have helped Owners develop standards for the design and maintenance of their mechanical and electrical systems.