SonderPods Inc is looking for a Full-Time Architectural Designer/ Drafter to join our team - as a member of the design-build team responsibilities will range from site plan designs, compiling planets for permitting, interior layouts to construction drawings for custom residential projects. You will work closely with the construction team to review design decisions from the concept stage through final construction documents and drawings for permitting. Visiting some job sites and working with city planners to submit drawings will also be an important part of this role. Our project types will range from bathrooms, kitchens, home remodels, with accessory dwelling units/new construction as the focus. Our projects will be throughout the state of California.
Produce Architectural drawings in AutoCAD in accordance with company quality standards and city requirements, including structural, electrical and mechanical designs.
Produce complete architectural drawings - includes site visits, field measurements and "as built" documentation.
Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents.
Work with cities to ensure specifications meet city requirements and code and submit complete drawing packages.
Work with Title 24 and structural engineers to ensure required equipment and building materials are aligned and specified properly throughout drawings.
Draw rough and detailed scale plans for foundations, buildings, and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, and specification sheets.
Layout interior room arrangements (ex: kitchen/cabinetry), using CAD software and relevant 3D visualization tools.
Check dimensions of materials to be used and assign numbers to lists of materials.
Prepare visual/3D drawings of landscape and interior designs for presentation to the client.
Assist staff with preparing material designs for potential jobs.
Bachelor’s degree in Architectural drafting program, Structural-Civil-Architectural Engineering preferred, with a minimum of 3 years experience in respective trade.