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A Carter Lumber Draftsman creates basic residential and agricultural drawings. This is done by creating plans and detailed drawings using Computer Aided Design (CAD) software. Requires accurate knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the building industry. A strong belief in the mission and goals of the company and customer service are necessary to this position.
Requirements to be Considered for the Position:
Understanding of home, pole building, garage, barn and deck components
Competency in basic mathematics, geometry and trigonometry
3-4 years experience in residential and light commercial construction or 2 years in estimating
3 years experience in residential new home CAD drafting a must
Computer Aided Design (CAD) or SoftPlan software experience very desirable
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Access and Outlook
Responsibilities of the Position:
Prepares construction drawings from preliminary designs by transforming conceptual designs into working construction documents.
Modifies plans that have been changed by the customer and ensures that designs adhere to established specifications and standards.
Learns and understands updated drafting software.
Interacts with outside sales representatives and contractors to develop a finished product.
Provides answers to common questions regarding construction drawings.