PURPOSE OF POSITION: Responsible for drawing architectural and millwork features for assigned project under the direction of the assigned Project Engineer.
Duties and Responsibilities
Operate computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment to produce designs, working drawings and shop drawings accurately
Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents to determine effect on architectural designs.
Ability to understand structural, electrical and mechanical design concepts
Analyze technical implications of architect’s design concept, for inferences between structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical disciplines
Draw rough and detailed scale plans for foundations, buildings and structures, based on preliminary concepts and sketches
Lay out plane interior room arrangements for projects using CAD
Create and revise drawings as required using established standards
Obtain and assemble data to complete architectural designs, visiting sites to compile and take measurements as necessary
Research dimensions and make up of materials and equipment to be installed per plans & specifications
Determine procedures and instructions to be followed, according to the design specifications and quantity of materials
1-3 years of experience Architectural Drafting preferred
Knowledge of structural issues, architectural design, electrical, mechanical and low voltage work relative to residential market preferred
Merritt is the nation's premier manufacturer of custom architectural woodwork for the world's most exclusive, luxurious living spaces, super yachts and high-end projects. With over 50 years of experience in the industry, we have grown our business and set a new benchmark for which woodwork manufacturers are measured.