Senior Project Technician - Engineering Services Center Americas

Doka Group
Mexico, Cuautitlán Izcalli
Job Type
Expiry Date
23/08/2022 13:49:00
Company Description

More than a job... it is a passion!!!

Around the globe, in Doka, we work strategically with our customers to construct impressive buildings and develop large-scale projects. Our focus and return on investment make us one of the leading companies for designing, developing, manufacturing, distributing, and on-site application of formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector. 

The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group; a family-owned company with more than 150 years of history, where we appreciate the effort made and the work done by our employees.

In the Engineering Services Center Americas, we are currently looking to recruit a career-driven professional to join our team and support the company's ongoing strategy.

The suitable candidate will be a qualified, natural team player who can add significant value to the team that provides services to Panama, Colombia, Chile, Peru, México, Canada, and the United States.

As a customer-focused organization in Doka, we understand that the company's greatest assets are the employees, which is why we consistently search for talented professionals keen to develop their careers in this challenging and fast-paced industry.


Job Description

As a Senior Project Technician, you will be responsible for technical design and managing individual projects for infrastructure or high-rise and may manage small engineering teams consisting of Technicians.  If managing a team, you will provide strong leadership, and technical direction and ensure team members continually train in Doka formwork systems and represent proper use of equipment to customers. You provide technical assistance to the sales department from the project design stage to project inception and completion.


·  Designs and plans technical solutions for projects utilizing Doka formwork systems;

·  Partners with customers, contractors, sales and operations departments while managing jobs from preliminary project planning stages to project completion;

·  Supports Account Manager by determining appropriate formwork solutions that meet the customer's needs (economically, and in compliance with safety and regulatory guidelines);

·  Works with sales to produce AutoCAD drawings during the proposal stage and finalizes working drawings for Doka forming systems and provides material lists for quotations and shipments to the site;

·  Produces and ensures drawings, indicating the proper use of Doka forming equipment and represent safe, economical, and efficient designs;

·  Adheres to policies, procedures, programs, standards of performance, and compliance;

·  Monitors conformance with contractual guidelines.

·   Visits job sites as required, identify any improper implementation, and takes action to ensure technical solutions are immediately applied.

.   Other duties/projects as assigned, such as participating in company committees/teams.


·     Engineering - local and regional teams

·     Sales Department

·     Project Managers

.     Operations


·     Customers


EDUCATION: (required level to execute the job at a productive level)

·   Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

EXPERIENCE: (required to be considered for this position)

·    4-7 years of related experience in concrete forming and design required.  Experience with Doka's proprietary formwork system preferred

·    Experience with static calculations

·    Infrastructure/High-Rise experience required

·    Extensive technical knowledge with experience in project management.

.    Jobsite experience a plus


·   Integrity

·   Organized team player able to work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment.

·   Ability to work independently and collaborate across the boundaries

·   Learning agility and willingness

·   Analytical skills

·   Structured communication skills both in English and Spanish

OTHER KNOWLEDGE: (other training and capabilities)

·   Good understanding of structural steelwork designing and formwork technologies.

·   Working knowledge of legal requirements in the field of engineering standards

·   Intermediate English

·   Advanced in AutoCAD 2D/3D

·   Intermediate in Revit

·   Intermediate in RSTAB (software for structural analysis)

·   Intermediate MS Office tools

Additional Information

Only applicants who fulfill the requirements will be considered for this recruitment process.