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CAD Drafter

Company: Amtec
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description Summary:This position is primarily responsible for preparing clear, complete, and accurate working plans and detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches or notes by performing the following duties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Supervises and coordinates the Drafting team and ensures that projects are completed on time and budget.
  • Ensures all drafting work is well represented and completed per established specifications and standards.
  • Makes certain everything is properly filed electronically, and keeps the archive folders up to date.
  • Handles own drafting projects.
  • Transforms initial rough product using computer aided design into working documents.
  • Prepares sets of preliminary drawings with foundation plans, framing plans, detail sheets, and general notes based on architectural drawings, and presents the product to the engineer to complete the design.
  • Attends site visits accompanied by an engineer or alone, to create as-builts as required.
  • Reviews structural engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards.
  • Implements and coordinates detail libraries and develops Standards.
  • Develops standards and standardized sheets to simplify interface.
  • Maintains and improves technical practices and procedures, and provides the exemplary level of service required of this position at our firm.
  • Alerts engineers and technical staff of any changes to the backgrounds prepared by others.
  • Strategically plans and establishes goals to learn and improve utilization of department personnel and tools, including expanding into 3D scanning and printing.
  • Job Requirements Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions.Education/Experience:
  • Minimum of four (4) years related experience as a sole drafter handling all aspects of structural projects.
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university a plus.
  • Technical Ability:
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret engineering drawings from different sources, methods of construction, field investigation reports
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
  • Reasoning Ability:
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Continuous Learning Ability:
  • Willingness to improve technical ability outside office hours to keep with current practices.
  • Computer Skills:To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of:
  • AUTOCAD/REVIT Design Software
  • Microsoft package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)software
  • Internet software such as Google Earth
  • Programming skills (a plus)

Keywords: Amtec, Las Vegas , CAD Drafter, Other , Las Vegas, Nevada

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