Technical Drawing Administrator – Research Triangle Park , NC, US

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Technical Drawing Administrator – Research Triangle Park , NC, US

Technical Drawing Administrator

Department: Facilities Operations Management
Location: Research Triangle Park , NC, US

NIKA is hiring for a Technical Drawing Administrator to support a facilities operations and maintenance support services contract at Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.

Named a “Top Workplace” by the Washington Post, NIKA is a well-established company that is focused on growth within an entrepreneurial environment. We work with governments to design, build and manage real property by combining facilities operations management, engineering, and architecture all under one roof.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide drafting services as follows, using soft AUTOCAD, ARCHIBUS, and Key Wizard EPA licensed software:
    • Update all laboratory casework and partition drawings whenever changes are made
    • Update the fume hood and duct work drawings as changes are made
    • Provide drawings for all EPA area facilities as required
    • Update Government owned CAD drawings and (Fire Alarm Graphics, drawings, and programming) of c client facilities to reflect any modifications. Maintain drawings available to client employees on government server.
    • Provide drawings and specifications for small projects that may be performed by other prime contractors.
    • Provide and maintain drawings reflecting furniture, equipment, and telecommunications cabling locations/layouts.
    • As required, create by using all workstation software stock diagrams, block plans, and schematic space layouts.
    • Scan facility related drawings into workstation data base as required.
    • Maintain the workstation data base in such a manner that facility data can be shared and retrieved by engineers via designated workstations or via the client shared file network.
  • Ensure contract performance in accordance with the direction and policies of NIKA.

Required Skills

  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years of AUTOCADD drawing experience, to include initiating new drawings, updating, and incorporating changes based on As-Builts
  • Must have experience in managing large libraries of CADD drawings, signing them out to engineers and contractors; and assuring they are returned and updated as required
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Have a background in governmental maintenance services is preferred
  • Individual should be familiar with government organization and functions; understand current procurement best practices; able to organize and express ideas through excellent oral and written communications to a wide variety of audiences; and demonstrate an unquestionable sense of integrity, honesty, and loyalty
  • The ability to multitask, manage competing priorities, and resolve issues


  • Must have strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Experience using broad conceptual judgment, initiative and ability to deal with complex issues
  • Excellent communication and listening skills and the ability to communicate with various levels within the organization
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, other MS Office suite products, and CMMS preferred
  • Ability to learn and use company software tools
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work under the pressure of multiple deadlines
  • Extremely high level of attention to detail and the ability to take initiative and adapt quickly to changing requirements

Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

  • Must maintain all required city/county/state license(s) and/or certification(s), where applicable
  • Required to maintain a valid state driver’s license

NIKA provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, NIKA takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.