AutoCAD Draftsman - Stevensville, MT

Employer: Tamarack Construction Co. Inc.

Job Description:
Job Description – AutoCAD Draftsman

The purpose of this position is to help Tamarack handle existing work loads in an organized and profitable manner and to increase our volume of work.

 Creating and altering construction drawings.
 Ongoing drawing focused collaboration with project managers and design consultants.
 Management and organization of all Tamarack Construction CAD drawings.
 Printing of CAD drawings in various formats and packages, and delivering them to the correct contact in a timely manner.
 Creating accurate CAD drawings from hand sketches, verbal instructions, and site visits.
 Seamlessly integrating and working with project manager, owner, and sub-contractors, to produce and alter drawings.
 Thinking creatively and critically to support the project team in the design process, to create sketches and drawings that work.
 Creating and continually updating project drawings lists.
 Printing various formats of drawing sets for project managers.
 Systematically saving sketches and drawings on our CAD server; keeping the server organized; updating project folders and files as jobs progress and revisions are made.
 Exhaustively reviewing and checking sketches and drawings for errors, before being sent to architects, subcontractors, project managers, etc.
 Seeking clarity and understanding from engineers and project managers when you are not 100% certain of something.
 Organizing and uploading drawings to web based storage sites/ project sites to share drawings with project managers and subcontractors.
 Create, edit, and update standard details for use in projects.

Knowledge and Skills Required:
 A two-year degree in Computer Aided Drafting or Successful completion of a Trade School Program.
Qualitative and Other Attributes Required:
 A passion for doing high quality work.
 The ability to think critically, innovate, and solve challenging technical problems.
 High attention to detail.
 Effective time management and logical decision-making ability.
 Being able to self-start and self-motivate when there is no one available to provide instruction.
 Capacity to handle pressure.
 Strong work ethic, and the ability to handle peak work times.
 Basic knowledge of typical construction assemblies desirable, but we are willing to train.

In essence, the AutoCAD Draftsman is a very important position, and is essentially the go to person for every drawing that flows into or out of Tamarack Construction. It is a position of great responsibility, requiring not only excellent AutoCAD skills, but also good communication skills, organizational abilities, and the strongest possible focus on quality. This person is the keeper of the drawings, who sees sketches become drawings that ultimately become construction documents. The AutoCAD Draftsman job description aims to highlight the multi-faceted role of the person creating, altering, and managing construction drawings.

Applicant will eventually move into estimating.
This position will eventually require the ability to do material take offs and material ordering.

This position will answer to Paul and Mike.

Contact Person: Lindseay Gordon
Phone: (406)777-7164
Location: Stevensville, MT
Application Method: Email Cover Letter & Resume
Base Pay: DOE

Posted on April 11, 2019
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