Drafter - New York, NY
Island Exterior Fabricators is a unique company at the intersection of architecture, engineering and construction. The firm specializes in building envelope solutions for architects that exhibit exceptional performance and technical sophistication. Island Exterior Fabricators (IEF) has been working in the greater New York and Boston areas for over 30 years. The premium product that Island delivers is achieved through working with architects and contractors to develop custom solutions that utilize Island’s large-scale, panelized, prefabricated system. All of Island's façade solutions are designed, engineered, and fabricated in-house. Island continues to only work on the most challenging of projects and diversify as the company expands its scope of work to include curtain walls, windows, louvers, and more. In the past, Island has worked on the design and delivery of some of the northeast region’s most iconic buildings for the world’s most notable architects, including Neil Denari, TEN Arquitectos, COOKFOX Architects, Grimshaw, and Morphosis.
We are seeking an experienced Drafter to join our Manhattan design + engineering team.
The ideal candidate would have minimum one year of applicable construction and/or fabrication drawing experience in an office setting.
Day to day experience will include design, detailing, and drafting of façade systems in 2D and 3D digital environments, shop drawing production, fabrication drawing production, and more. Candidates with a strong work ethic who are creative, self-motivated, highly-organized, personable, and can communicate clearly are encouraged to apply.
The preferred candidate has the following qualifications:
1+ years of construction drawing experience for digital or shop fabrication.
Revit, Autocad, Rhino, and/or Inventor proficiency.
Ability to work harmoniously in a collaborative team-oriented environment.
Strong attention to detail and precision.
Strong technical knowledge + design aptitude.
Full knowledge of graphic standards.
Reside in or near New York City.
Compensation will be highly competitive and commensurate with work experience and skills.
Please submit a single pdf document that includes a cover letter, resume, and work samples.
Island offers a competitive salary and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, FSA, life and voluntary life insurance, and 401(k).
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