Offer: Architectural Drafter (Entry Level):
Architectural Drafter (Entry Level)Company Overview
Westchester Modular Homes, the national leader in custom home building, has an outstanding opportunity for a talented architectural drafter.
For over 35 years, our team of skilled tradesmen have utilized industry-leading innovations in design, superior craftsmanship, and customization to construct modular homes in our climate-controlled state of the art factory located in Wingdale, NY near the Connecticut border. Building efficiently in a weather protected environment, with on?time delivery, and cost control, is the essence of modular construction and has made systems?built housing one of the fastest growing segments in the housing industry.
We are pursuing a full-time Architectural Draftsperson who is passionate, adaptable, and motivated to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have practice using AutoCAD and knowledge of wood-frame construction standards. We are a well-respected employee-owned business committed to providing on-going professional support and broad benefits to help our associates flourish.
» Responsible for interpreting sales orders to draft plans according to supplied specifications
» Design drawings using AutoCAD to produce floor plans, elevations, and cross-sections through mechanical and final drawings
» Proficient in visualizing a project through the production process
» Communicate and collaborate with sales and production teams to ensure accuracy and quality
» Troubleshoot any foreseen complications ahead of production
» Maintain, track, and plan tasks according to the production schedule to meet weekly goals
» Highly proficient in AutoCAD 2D drafting; practice with MS Office
» 2- or 4-year degree, OR equivalent practice required
» Solid knowledge of drafting techniques and construction terminology
» Technical detailing knowledge of construction methods and construction documents
» practice in wood-frame construction and related code requirements preferred
» US work authorization
» A strong collaborative mindset and positive attitude
» Maintain a high level of professionalism, strong work ethic, and resourcefulness
» Highly organized; effectively manage multiple projects with attention to detail
» Excellent time and project management expertise; work well under time constraints to meet weekly goals
Type of employment: Full Time (Monday to Friday 8-hour shift), with additional hours needed (3-5hrs/wk)
Benefits and Professional Support
A company is only as strong as its employees. At Westchester Modular, we take pride in our workforce. As a member of our team, you are not only an employee but an owner through our ESOP program (Employee Stock Ownership Plan).
We are committed to providing continuing professional support and broad benefits that help our associates flourish.
» Creative, safety-first, growth-oriented, supportive, and knowledgeable, workplace environment
» Competitive base income
» Profit Sharing through our ESOP: approximately 20% contribution annually
» 401(k) savings account with an exceptional company match to the employee’s contribution
» Generous group insurance plans: Major Medical, Hospitalization, Dental, Prescription, Life and, Discapability
» Employee home purchase program
» Credit Union Banking Services
» Paid time off
» Paid holidays
» Leaves for marriage, jury service and funerals
» Westchester Modular Homes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified candidates without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, discapability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.