Site Planner- Remote Based

Job Description

Job Description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our global team!


Our global teamWe are a team of 66,000 highly dedicated employees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world. As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes and experiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics to image-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.


Our cultureWe are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success. Check our Careers Site at

Job Title:                                               Site Planner – Work Remotely

Job Location:                                        Remote

The Site Planner creates room plans to support the site planning, construction, and installation of Medical Equipment. S/he creates architectural, structural, electrical, and mechanical room plans following Siemens CAD drawing standards and processes. Furthermore s/he proactively addresses and communicates problem-solving solutions to Field Project Managers to meet customer requirements and deadlines in a regulated industry.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers.


You are interested in Construction, Medical Imaging, Biomedical Engineering, and/or Hospital Facility Management.  

You are proficient in AutoCAD and have developed Architectural and/or Construction Drawings. 

You have completed studies in either Drafting, Construction, Architecture, or an Engineering-related field. 

You have good computer skills including all Microsoft365 applications (Outlook, TEAMS, Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook).

You will be working with our latest technology and therefore you are willing to learn about new software and hardware solutions.

You have supported or led business and/or technical process improvement initiatives. You have an interest in automation and digitalization as it applies to Drafting, AutoCAD and Project Management. Knowledge of IT tools and solutions to support workflow and technical enhancements.  

You have very good presentation skills in the customer environment, and you show team orientation, communication skills and customer orientation. You are open and willing to participate in meetings and discussions.

You have an interest in life-long learning and embrace change and new technologies. You actively seek out training opportunities and share your knowledge with your peers. You have an interest training cross-functional partners and/or mentoring members within your team.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Support the development of accurate equipment site preparation drawing package, including Architectural, Structural, Electrical and Mechanical plans for customer sites.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD.
  • Project Archives – obtain, record, file, and maintain all key project information for permanent reference.
  • Communication – excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Problem management – able to diagnose situations, understand broad contexts, identify interrelationships, and proactively define a course of action to support Site Planning and SI-Imaging Operations’ goals.
  • Quality Management – understanding of quality management and the requirements for working in a regulated industry.
  • Proficiency with software tools – proficient in the use of available software tools and internal systems to effectively achieve results. Software tools include a PC workstation, MS Windows platform, Outlook for email, MS Office suite, Autodesk CAD and VAULT.
  • Personal Organization – Displays attributes needed for results. Deals effectively with multiple pressing work demands, producing quality work on time. Focuses work activities and maximizes work results through effective planning, prioritization, and self-management.
  • Technical aptitude – ability to read and understand construction drawings, applying basic drafting and CAD standards
  • Industry knowledge – operational knowledge of healthcare settings, including knowledge of medical imaging products, services, and solutions available to the industry to enhance diagnostics, treatment, and workflow. Also understands governmental regulations placed on medical devices.


  • MS Windows platform
  • MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Teams, etc.)
  • AutoCAD (Version 2014 or higher)
  • Autodesk VAULT
  • Knows and understands National CAD Standards (NCS)
  • Understands symbolic architectural, structural, electrical, and mechanical elements of equipment
  • Understands basic electrical and power-related references and terms
  • Can effectively communicate both in person and on the phone
  • Effectively works in cooperation and on teams with associates, customers, contractors, etc.
  • Self-manages time to complete all tasks—calls, consults, plans, meetings, and all project-related events

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Must have previous working experience with drafting standards and AutoCAD 
  • Certification/degree in Drafting, Construction, Architecture, or an Engineering-related field
  • Domestic travel 5%

Desired Additional Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Min 2-5 years of experience in room planning (drafting)
  • Experience in medical equipment site planning
  • Proficient in Revit or SitePlanner3D
  • Experience in process improvement, automation, and digitalization
  • Knowledge of IT tools and solutions to support workflow and technical enhancements
  • Certification in Six Sigma, Lean Methodologies or Continuous Improvement
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Experience in training and/or mentoring peers or cross-functional partners

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

If you wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit:

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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