CM KLING + ASSOCIATES Architectural Lighting Design is looking for a full-time architectural drafter to join our energetic, collaborative, and growing team. The ideal candidate has at least two years of drafting experience. No prior Lighting Design experience necessary.
ABOUT CM KLING
Since 1983, CM KLING + ASSOCIATES has worked with design visionaries and owners to complete over 3,500 projects, worldwide. We offer full architectural lighting design services and our expertise in lighting, controls, and project management results in thoughtful, sustainable designs. We work on projects of every scope and scale in a variety of industries, from healthcare to government. Our newly designed offices are located 15 minutes from Washington, DC in Old Town Alexandria, VA. And we’re a block away from the two best coffee shops in town.
Able to meet deadlines for multiple projects without sacrificing accuracy and quality.
You have a lovely sense of humor.
Develop details in clear, concise sketches and drawings.
Coordinate dimensions, fixture types, and detailed information while referring to multiple project documents.
Draft technical drawings and specifications in Revit and AutoCAD.
Draft scaled plans for lighting, buildings and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, lighting calculations and fixture specifications.
Prepare complete and concise design and construction drawings.
QA/QC details, dimensions, and information.
Build landscape, architectural, and display models in rendering software.
Create detailed renderings for presentations.
Degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Building Technology, or related equivalent drafting experience.
Minimum two years of professional experience.
Proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
Proficient in InDesign and Photoshop.
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Proven verbal and written communication skills.
3D Max or other rendering software.
We look forward to hearing from all qualified candidates. Email Laura Arnold, Marketing Director, larnold at cmkling.com.
Additional Salary Information: This is a salaried position, commensurate with experience. We offer excellent compensation, medical plan options, dental, and vision.
About CM KLING + ASSOCIATES
Founded in 1980 by Candace Kling, CM KLING provides comprehensive lighting design services collaborating with architects, interior designers, landscape architects, and project owners. CM KLING has designed the lighting for over 3500 projects worldwide. The scope and scale of our work ranges from convention centers, hotels, religious institutions, corporate campuses and headquarters, office complexes, and theaters. Our diverse staff has training in Architecture, Engineering, Stage Design, and Interior Design, allowing us to provide our clients with a wide perspective and skill sets that aid in all aspects of the project.