CAD Drafter / Detailer - Structural and General Facilities

In support of our client, an international Automotive manufacturer, we are searching for a contract Structural Drafter / Detailer to join their team located in Smyrna, TN. This is a long term of indefinte duration.

Selected candidate will assist in the drafting and detailing of industrial structural models and construction drawings that includes detailing of concrete and steel designs using Autodesk’s AutoCAD and RISA structural software.   Included are structural steel work platforms (column and hanger supported) including layout stairs, design of concrete pits and slabs on grade, design of fall restraint system structural supports and design of concrete foundations for balconies, jib crane hoists, rotary equipment, robots, etc. General drafting and design of industrial facility mechanical systems such as HVAC and utility piping will also be part of the responsibilities.

  • Take field measurements of existing structural members and systems and design required modifications.
  • Generate drawings from sketches, calculations, architectural and structural construction documents and verbal instructions. 
  • Provide layout of new structural members and system and produce production quality drawings for bidding and construction.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines and design teams to fulfill project requirements.
  • Work with engineers on accuracy of drawings and complete various tasks as required by clients and projects.

Skills / Requirements

  • 3+ years relevant Structural Design experience is required.
  • Experience with commercial, municipal and industrial design projects is a plus.
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD, RISA structural software and MS office is required.

ResourceTek offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including paid vacation, holidays, etc.