CAD Drafter (Part Time)
Location: Chicago, IL
DAVACO is the North American leader in the management and execution of high-volume remodels, resets and rollouts. Founded in 1990, DAVACO currently operates headquarters in Dallas, Texas, as well as Canadian offices near Toronto. In addition, we employ over 1,000 professionals across the United States and Canada who bring extensive experience and specialized skills to deliver services to clients without disruption to their business, customers or profitability. When it comes to retail, restaurant and hospitality program management and execution, national and global brands rely on DAVACO to provide a single point-of-contact for coast-to-coast programs, customized solutions and reliable, consistent execution.
If you aspire to be the best at what you do and want to be a part of a growing company, then DAVACO is the place for you. With a diverse workforce and a broad range of specialized experience and expertise, we are always looking for talented, qualified candidates to join the DAVACO team!
Job Description & Responsibilities
We are currently hiring for a part time CAD Drafter with 1+ years of experience and or completion of 1 year's coursework in a CAD Drafting and/or Design Program. The candidate will travel to various locations within a set territory creating/updating drawing for various retail or restaurant client stores. Drawings will include floor plans, site plans, department design, fixture design, etc.
The CAD Drafter will work closely with the DAVACO Project Manager to create accurate drawings of the specified area. An ability to work independently, manage multiple projects, good communication, and time management skills are a must. Candidate may be asked to complete surveys of locations as well.
Job Requirements Responsibilities/Requirements:
Must have own laptop and/or tablet with AutoCAD/Revit program installed
Each survey will be unique and tailored to meet each client's criteria set up by the DAVACO Project Manager for your implementation
Architectural surveys will be set up in CAD for your use with standardized blocks and design details to be inserted into the mini set you will be creating
If no plans exist for the store or they are not accurate, you will be required to create/rework drawings using AutoCAD/Revit to be reviewed and approved by the DAVACO Project Manager
Work within defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy
Mastery of basic commands of at least one type of CAD system
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
High School Diploma and Coursework in Drafting Technology or Specialized CAD certification required
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred
Must have access to a reliable vehicle and a valid driver's license
Must have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds, reach, stand, kneel and climb ladders
Fast paced, high energy work environment
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
DAVACO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Supports a Diverse, Inclusive Work Environment
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
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