CAD Production Associate

COMPANY INFO

Kuklinski+Rappe Architects PC / Chicago, Illinois

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Kuklinski+Rappe Architects is a small, award-winning practice focused on providing custom, full-service design to our clients. 

ABOUT THE JOB

K+R is seeking a production guru to lead graphics production, refine technical details, and generate construction documents.  The position will include the following responsibilities:

  • field measurement + documentation of existing site conditions
  • construction document set layout
  • organizing information to facilitate zoning + building code review
  • drafting plans, elevations + sections 
  • developing large-scale wall sections + details
  • preparation of graphics + renderings

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

The ideal candidate is a self-starter who possesses excellent written + verbal communication skills, has the ability to manage tasks and work independtly, and has a minimum of 5 years post-graduate office experience in preparing construction documents for residential/small commercial renovation and new construction projects.
  • Highly-skilled in AutoCAD drafting, including proficiency with tables, text, scripts, dimensioning, veiwports, etc.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator + InDesign
  • Working knowledge of Sketchup + V-Ray
  • Familiarity with Chicago DOB permitting including ProjectDox + Hansen systems a plus
  • Excellent organizations skills and ability to work within established office conventions and standards
  • Educational requirements include NAAB accredited architecture degree, or a CIDA accredited interior design degree, or technical drafting certification demonstrating equivalent proficiency

Please submit a one-page resume and one-page cover letter that: 
  • Tells us something interesting about you
  • Details how your specific experience addresses the job requirements listed above and/or uniquely qualifies you for this position
  • Notes any weaknesses and how you currently manage or intend to address them
Do not send portfolios

SALARY

$50,000-$60,000

CONTACT TO APPLY


jobs@kplusr.com