CAD Drafter

  • Dallas, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

Highly prestigious Homebuilder located in Dallas with an unparalleled reputation for its culture, award-winning quality and complete customer satisfaction. This homebuilder offers the best locations, exceptional home designs, and  uncompromising commitment to customer service.

Job Description

OBJECTIVE:


Prepares and maintains construction documents for new and existing product for company in an accurate and timely manner. 


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Produces construction drawings using manual and computer aided tools.
  • Completes all production assignments according to established schedules and needs of design development/starts. Meets target due dates for projects or notifies Product or Project Manager as soon as possible with delays in completion. Maintains a personal production schedule.
  • Responsible for the production and accuracy of construction documents (standard plans, specials, and plot plans), processes paperwork, artwork and correspondence. Manages and maintains plan files.
  • Prepares plans and specifications for lenders or review boards as needed.
  • Prepares forms and coordinates procedures necessary to obtain copyright protection for assigned projects.
  • Adheres to construction document standards as outlined in the Architectural Services Standards Manual.
  • Maintains a good working knowledge of the materials and methods of residential construction.
  • Tracks all assigned plans through department processes.  Accurately documents all changes on plan revisions. Ensures that appropriate signatures are present on required documents and plans.
  •  Ensures that all paperwork is complete and in order before submitting it to co-workers, vendors or suppliers.
  • Coordinates the work of outside engineers on projects. Holds engineers accountable for inaccurate and incorrectly submitted documents.
  • Visits field construction sites as needed to resolve product issues. Authority to make plan/design changes shall vary with the complexity of issues and experience level.  All situations shall be referred to Product or Project Manager before initiating any changes.
  • Manages/maintains the product standards and specification levels for a specific series of plans as assigned.
  • Maintains a positive working relationship with co-workers. Notifies Product or Project Manager of any concerns or issues to ensure a professional resolution.


 RESULTS EXPECTED:

  • Production assignments completed in a timely manner according to established schedules.
  • Returns all phone calls and e-mails within 24 hours of inquiry.  The Division Managers, Sales and Construction personnel are our client base/customers.  Customer Satisfaction Surveys may be solicited annually to assess the effectiveness of each Project Coordinator.
  • Provides quality work according to the Company's Core Values and Guiding Principles.


DIMENSIONS REQUIRED:

  • Problem analysis and judgment
  • Decisiveness
  • Planning and organization
  • Follow-up and control/attention to detail
  • Communication/listening
  • Balance/stress tolerance
  • Drive and initiative
  • Adaptability and flexibility

Qualifications

  • 7-8 years prior experience in residential construction, building codes, and drafting standards with a focus on producing/coordinating documents for wood frame construction preferred.
  • Proficient in MS Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, etc.)
  • Proficient in drafting software (AutoCAD*, Revit, or comparable software). *High Level a Must
  • Ability to read, interpret, and communicate information necessary in order to perform duties.
  • Ability to work on several projects and tasks on a daily basis.


Additional Information

Attractive salary and benefits package offered.

Please clcik on the following link to apply: http://www.robhess.com/opportunities.html

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.