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Residential Home Drafter

  • Job Category: Construction
  • Salary: $30,000-$45,000 plus bonus, 401K match, profit-sharing
  • Education: Associates Degree
  • FT/PT: Full-Time
  • Company: Cook Bros. Homes

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Job Description:

Every interaction on behalf of the company shall be measured by asking one simple question: Will my speech and/or actions engender trust between the company and the other parties involved?

We are a close-knit team that works hard through collaboration and cooperation to continue to deliver on our promises to our clients. Only candidates with a desire to learn and grow in a fast-paced and stable environment need apply.

Under the immediate supervision of the Director of Design & Planning and general direction of the Chief Operations Officer, this position is responsible for the development of AutoCAD drawings for Cook Bros. Homes. This includes residential and minimal civil CAD drafting and editing.

· Under the supervision of the Director of Design & Planning, prepare plans for new models, update existing models to adhere to current company CAD standards, and prepare job specific plans with structural options

· Emphasis on value engineering and plan consistency with a goal of transmitting error-free plans to construction

· Assist Design Department in Vendor communication and review Vendor quotes for accuracy, processing changes as necessary

· Draft updates and edits to plans to reflect job-specific structural options selected and any non-standard selections

· Complete redline corrections within a standard timeframe

· Prepare and maintain standard interior and exterior details

· Reduce any office related variances through clarifications of plans (accurate plans with sufficient detail)

· Assist in the review and verification of truss plans

· Assist in preparing start package (blueprints, plot plans, permits, etc.) for assigned jobs

· Provide Client Prints for Semi-Custom jobs

· Provide Sales Prints for Showcase Homes

· Print Construction Drawings sets for Project Managers & Superintendents
Perform basic calculations and project programming activities

· General activities such as periodic cleaning and purging of obsolete documents and files

· Duties will increase in complexity as experience grows

· Additional tasks and responsibilities as needed

· Proficiency in AutoCAD

· An ideal team player mindset, including: people skills, humility, positivity, and drive

· Strong technical aptitude

· Effective communication skills with the ability to be a productive team member

· Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

· Ability to work on multiple projects for all design phases and aptitude to manage multiple projects effectively

· Good judgement in decisions regarding process and problem solving

· Requires the ability to understand and execute clerical principles and techniques

· Must possess significant functional computer skills including use of mainstream business software including, but not limited to: Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and Adobe

· Accuracy of Construction Drawings

· Ability to complete projects quickly

· Organization of Base Home Plans


Cook Bros. Homes
3571 Louisville Rd.
Louisville TN 37771

Contact Information:

Bri Zigler Clabo
E-mail Your Resume
Phone: 865.851.7373

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