Designing wood structural and production drawings in accordance with applicable building codes within the scope of the contract. Conforming panels to meet standard production or materials usage. Facilitating meetings to ensure all information is acquired in order to achieve plant efficiency and customer satisfaction. Change requests and technical assistance. Obtaining all necessary approvals and reviews of project design data. Maintaining organized records of active projects, assisting the estimating and other design personnel with technical interpretation as needed.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Using computer assisted design/drafting (CAD) equipment and software to develop designs.
Create and revise production drawings (detail and assembly drawings)
Develop working shop drawings for panel fabrication and finishing
Perform quality audits on own work ensuring accuracy of dimensions, rough openings, site specific detail, HVAC requirements, etc.
Work with architects to produce drawings from sketches, existing drawings and electronic images.
Calculate tolerance loads to verify compliance with local building codes.
Design components and buildings based on written and verbal descriptions from design engineers.
Ensure that the drawings convey the correct information and are error free.
Work from customer drawings, company drawings or specifications.
Skills, Education and Experience:
Degree from a recognized CAD training facility.
2+ years’ experience in Architectural, light commercial or residential construction
Ability to read and interpret surveys, site plans, drainage plans, architectural drawings, structural drawings, etc. A basic understanding of commercial site design and construction is necessary.
Able to work with minimum supervision and capable of self-checking for completeness and accuracy of work produced.
Able to receive and transmit drawings electronically
Computer literate in CAD and Microsoft Office
Must be a self-starter and able to contribute in design reviews.
A working knowledge of local county and city standards and requirements
Wall panel and Truss design software experience is a plus
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Job Type: Full-time
CAD: 1 year
Drafting: 1 year