Drafter

POSITION SUMMARY

Work with specified company sales/project representatives or others to develop/provide construction drawings, material lists, design assistance and details of projects for the company. Provide technical assistance to personnel within the company.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Maintain schedule of work for drafting of projects within scope of area of work.

• Secure technical assistance and advice from company personnel and/or trades people as required.

• Use correct materials in work-up from correct material lists and/or from acceptable vendor sources.

• Secure required information from staff structural engineer for proper code and/or structural compliance.

• Contact sources of supply or services to gather technical data and pricing necessary for work-up of projects.

• Review developed estimate(s) with the salesperson(s).

• Review written specifications with the salesperson(s).

• Work with the sales representative(s) and staff engineer to develop accurate AutoCAD/REVIT construction drawings.

• Develop thorough, accurate and complete material lists for the purchasing and packaging of required building materials for each project.

• Provide technical assistance and/or project information to departments and personnel who follow behind drafting after the sold project turn in.

• Attend meetings as required for project work-up status updates or for regular departmental scheduled meetings.

• Demonstrate sound judgment and reasoning in investigating and solving problems.

• Respecting the confidentiality of customer and company information.

• Maintaining cooperative working relationships with supervisors and other company employees.

• Ability to effectively prioritize workload.

• Other duties assigned by manager.

EXPERIENCE

Required: One to five years of experience in the building trades

Preferred: Five to ten years of experience in the building trades including experience in drafting (CAD) and estimating.

Required Education

Required: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)

Preferred:  A degree in Construction Management, Architectural Design and/or Structural Drafting is beneficial.  Requires the use and knowledge of Auto Cad and or Revit.  Associate Degree in Technical Field

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Ability to communicate with people in the gathering of information for development of construction drawings, material lists, design assistance and detail of projects for the company. Thorough knowledge of building designs, materials, and construction techniques. Ability to take materials, building concepts, building trades information, proposals and specifications and develop them into construction drawings and material lists. Knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Office 365 software as well as ability to operate AutoCAD or REVIT.

We offer a progressive employee benefit program that provides: Medical, Dental and Life Insurance 401k Savings Plan with company match, Profit Sharing Pension Plan entirely funded by Brickl Bros. Flexible Reimbursement Plan for health and dependent care expenses Paid vacation and holidays. Weekly paid periods Employee Recruitment Program.

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