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Architectural Draftsman

Job Summary: Design, draft, document and monitor new construction projects. Collaborate with internal customers, interior designer, project manager, master carpenters, and contractors to successfully complete facilities related projects at all Sight & Sound properties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Obtain and assemble data from our internal customers and new construction team to complete architectural designs for Facilities C&D projects.
  • Draw rough and detailed scale plans for buildings, internal spaces, and grounds using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment, software and other drafting aids.
  • Prepare colored 3D drawings, scale models, and support documents of landscape and interior designs for presentations.
  • Prepare cost estimates, bidding documents, and technical reports for specific projects with the Project Manager and Facilities C&D Director.
  • Work with the Project Manager to inspect the work done on construction projects, ensuring builder compliance with design specifications.
  • Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs.
  • Coordinate structural, electrical, and mechanical designs in order to graphically represent building plans for new construction projects and maintain (BIM) building informational modeling of our current facilities.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Prerequisites:
  • Associate degree in Engineering, Drafting, Design, or related field; or two years of CAD experience (VectorWorks and SketchUp Pro preferred).
  • Strong understanding of drafting practices and drawing standards.
  • Strong understanding of commercial construction practices.
  • Able to lead, follow and communicate the culture of Sight & Sound. Maintain a positive and professional attitude throughout all work efforts.
  • Understand the importance of meeting construction project deadlines and budgets. Ability to maintain composure, effectively communicate, and perform the job functions in problem/pressure situations.
  • Good organizational, communication, and planning skills, with attention to detail.
Please visit sight-sound.com to view the full job description and complete an online application.


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