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Architectural Drafter

Sarasota, FL 34233

Posted: 06/21/24 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 129885 Pay Rate: $62000 / year

Job Description

We are seeking an Architectural Drafter for an established company in the Sarasota, FL area who will prepare drawings on CAD under the supervision of the Director of Engineering, to assist the Production Manager with shop production processes. 


Job Duties of the Architectural Drafter:

  • Analyze plans and details for estimating purposes.

  • Coordinate & assemble engineered submittal packages for distribution.

  • Prepare submittals and cut sheets for proposals.

  • Create parts and components for the CAD Library.

  • Maintain active awareness of the production schedule for responsible task(s).

  • Review completed tasks at key intervals for accuracy/completeness.


Requirements of the Architectural Drafter:

  • Experience in steel fabrication and manufacturing details. 

  • Experience in AutoCAD 2D drafting model & Paperspace REQUIRED.

  • Experience in AutoCAD 3D modeling & drafting REQUIRED.

  • A skill test will be conducted to evaluate skill level before hiring.

  • Must be able to read blueprints.

  • Must be able to interpret and reference Building plans

  • Must be able to produce fabric cut size production drawings

  • Must have strong organization and prioritization skills.

  • Must have high proficiency using computers/tablets/smartphones.

  • Must have strong logic and critical thinking skills.

  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with employees at all levels of the company in English.

  • Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision. 


Experience & Qualifications of the Architectural Drafter:

  • Degree or Certificate in Design or Drafting. Consideration will be given for a combination of education and work experience.

  • Minimum 3+ years' experience in producing AutoCAD drawings

  • Schematic Design Drawings

  • Design Development Drawings

  • Construction Specification Documents

  • Coordination with multiple disciplines (Architects, Project Managers, GC etc)

  • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the architectural field.


Software Knowledge Requirements:

  • Autodesk – AutoCAD 2018 or later Required

  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Project)

  • SketchUp (not required, but preferred)


Benefits once hired in!

  • Full medical benefits-80% paid by employer

  • Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Additional paid time off annually from during the last week of December

  • 401(k) matching

  • Flexible spending account

Meet Your Recruiter

Suzanne Turcotte
Sr. Branch Manager

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