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POSITION: Residential Draftsman

An award winning architectural firm in the northern Dallas-Fort Worth area that specializes in mid- to high-end residential projects is currently seeking a motivated and highly detail oriented Architectural Draftsman with a minimum of 1 – 3 years’ residential experience preferred. We are looking for a person who has knowledge of residential drafting standards and codes as well as proficiency in AutoCAD. Hand drawing and sketching skills are a benefit. The ideal candidate will be able to assist the project manager in all aspects of a job, producing high quality drawing sets under very tight deadlines.

***For consideration please forward resume in PDF format ONLY, cover letter and work samples. No phone calls please.***

Major Functional Responsibilities:
• Check own work for completeness, accuracy and the fulfillment of established company standards
• Work from drawings, sketches, scanned images and/or specifications
• Manage multiple computer files in a Windows environment (DWG, DWF, PDF)
• Exhibit organizational skills
• Display product knowledge

Key Duties:
• Responsible for construction means and methods as they relate to construction documents
• Responsible for plan accuracy in the field, including details and constructability
• Review and correct plans as needed
• Responsible for drafting “redline” revisions to existing plan bases
• All other job-related duties as assigned

Desired Candidate Qualifications:
• Extensive and progressive well rounded drafting experience in residential work
• Ability to develop construction documents (CD’s), using AutoCAD
• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and interpret verbal and written instructions
• Demonstrate ability to manage production of multiple drawings and projects at the same time and the ability to pay attention to details
• Ability to work with limited supervision, prioritize and meet deadlines in stressful situations
• Timely completion of projects, makes time for unplanned assignments, adapts to changing priorities
• Demonstrate ability to use AutoCAD, Adobe Acrobat, MS Excel, MS Word and general computer skills; Photoshop skills are a plus
• Code compliance using current State and Local codes a plus
• Respects all members; solicits others’ opinions; supports and complies with team decisions; shares useful information

 

For consideration please forward RESUME (PDF format only), COVER LETTER and WORK SAMPLES. No phone calls please.

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