3D Modeler / Checker


We are seeking an experienced and driven 3D Modeler/Checker to join our growing Steel team. The 3D Modeler/Checker is mainly responsible for reviewing all drawings from internal and external detailers before they are released to the Shop and/or Field. A successful candidate shall be detailed oriented, have a strong background in steel fabrication and erection, and have good interpersonal communication skills.


  • Supervise and provide leadership, management oversight, and technical assistance to the Structural Steel Detailers
  • Inspect drawings for accuracy, completeness, conformance drafting practices for company standards
  • Perform detailed dimensional, bill material checks, and basic and complex layouts
  • Inspect for interferences and constructability
  • Provide detailing solutions to address various field fixes as required throughout the fabrication and installations of steel employees
  • Assist the steel team with drawing support as required to complete the drawing approval and the fabrication/erection process
  • Conduct all details and e-plans against the structural process
  • Responsible for daily monitoring all RFI’s and addendums
  • Maintain records of changes for purposes of submitting change orders
  • Develop RFI’s as required
  • Assist with shop and field related questions as necessary


  • Eight years minimum experience in structural steel detailing and quality checking
  • Knowledge of steel fabrication, and/or steel erection, and miscellaneous steel is strongly preferred
  • Knowledge in drafting and checking of structural steel framed buildings, or industrial facilities, such as mining; heavy plate work, hydroelectric, gas plants, chemical plants, conveyors, and bulk material handling facilities
  • Five or more years of experience in detailing with AutoCAD, Tekla, or other similar detailing programs is preferred
  • Knowledge and ability to navigate Tekla, AutoCAD and SDS is preferred
  • Ability to understand the design, build, and fabrication process
  • Knowledge of AISC, AWS, ASME, AWWA, API codes and other building codes is required
  • Ability to understand and implement requirements of AISC Standard practices and OSHA guidelines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite products (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Ability to understand and apply varying levels of mathematics relevant to the position (geometry, trigonometry, fractions, percentages, etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Kinsley is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Females, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Kinsley Steel, Inc.

Delivering unmatched quality since 1985, Kinsley Steel specializes in structural steel design, engineering, detailing, fabrication, erection and retrofit to existing structural members.

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