Sallyport Global Telecom Designer in Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Michael Baker International seamlessly integrates all our service offerings – architecture, planning, landscape architecture, engineering and management – to solve client challenges from multiple vantage points, providing unsurpassed holistic, sustainable, and innovative solutions. From high-profile, high-image landmarks to low-cost, utilitarian solutions, our professionals know how to balance image and cost appropriately for each unique situation. At Michael Baker International, we believe that the beauty of a project resides both in performance and aesthetics – “success” to us is measured by functionality, value, and exceeding clients’ expectations to “Make a Difference.”


Michael Baker International is seeking a Telecom Designer who, under direct supervision, will apply engineering fundamentals to designs by selecting and recommending design procedures and preparing preliminary design for engineer’s approval.

· Assists in the design of basic Low-voltage and telecommunications systems, equipment, components and products for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes

· Assists engineers with the directing of activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications and customer requirements

· Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to performs engineering tasks including: creating plans, updating BIM and AutoCAD detail libraries and design tools, and coordinating drawing production in line with project requirements and in conjunction with other disciplines

· Prepares layout prints for supervisor or client

· Provides scopes of work, budgetary estimates, and design coordination with multiple engineering disciplines, and project architectural team

· Designs included Structured Cabling, Access Control, CCTV, voice and data systems, communications room layout, and building infrastructure for low voltage systems

· Design experience covers several verticals including, but not limited to, higher-education, healthcare, government and commercial

· Develops construction specifications and construction drawings; performs change order cost analysis, field inspections, and witnesses field acceptance testing; facilitates contractor coordination; and reviews contract close-out documentation

· Occasional to moderate travel may be required

· Other duties as assigned


· Associate’s Degree in related field

· 5-7 years of related experience, 3 of which should include experience with the following systems: Data/Voice structured cabling systems, audiovisual presentation and conferencing systems, wireless systems including Wi-Fi, public safety distribution systems, access control, intrusion detection and video surveillance systems

· RCDD Certification is preferred

· Experience with Autodesk Revit/AutoCAD and Microsoft Office (Word/Excel). Knowledge of Building Information Modeling (BIM)

· Effective visual/verbal communication skills are essential. Candidates should possess a proficient understanding of inter-relationships among design/engineering disciplines, clients, and constructors

· Solid organizational and problem-solving skills with a strong attention to detail

· Ability to manage and prioritize project assignments to meet competing deadlines

· Ability to work independently and within a team setting to support proposal related projects and assignments

· Ability to provide support to local office, as well as assisting team members in other offices

· Ability to assist in developing strategic approaches and concepts

· Availability to occasionally travel for projects

Title: Telecom Designer

Location: PA-Moon Township

Requisition ID: 180996