CAD Operator/Project Management Team Assistant

We are seeking an individual to join our team.  The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and energetic performer that can take concepts from hand-drawn sketches, marked-up photos, and notes and document them in technical plans/blueprints.  Further, they must exhibit strong organizational skills, professional standards, and be capable of maintaining a positive attitude in the face of constantly changing priorities.  A strong desire to learn, dedicated mindset to accomplishing tasks, and efficient work-ethic are highly valued and welcomed by a friendly organization with the willingness to train the right individual in the specifics of our industry.

Key Responsibilities:
* Creating and maintaining plans and drawings from architect's renditions and sketches.
* Oversight of shop drawings from conceptual through fabrication and installation stages. 
* Coordinating with engineers and other trades for proper design and fabrication of materials.
* Assisting in writing bids and estimating costs for new projects.

Assist a team of estimators and project managers to:
* Gather drawings, specifications, and addendums for specified projects and/or bid requests. 
* Request pricing and bids for various materials 
* Process purchase orders technical/backup documentation 
* Follow up with orders, including delivery confirmation 
* Prepare and send warranty/closeout documents

This is a full-time position based in our Northeast Philadelphia facility. Telecommuting and contract work is not available.

Requirements: 
* Experience using AutoCAD products for 2-D design work. * Attention to detail and strong mathematical skills. * Experience using MS Excel and/or MS Project * Organized and able to keep track of tasks which need follow up. * Good communication skills. * Experience of in construction, engineering, or architecture industries.
Compensation: 
We offer competitive benefits and salaries commensurate with experience.
Job Posting Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017