Architecture Team Overview

Our primary purpose is to serve Betenbough Homes’ regional teams by providing top notch, world class, home designs, plans and specifications that align with company principles.  Ultimately, we serve and support Betenbough Homes regional teams to make their jobs easier and more efficient.  Our plans are a constant physical reflection of the quality work we produce for customers every day.  We must create efficient, desirable layouts, with accurate and detailed construction drawings and specifications that will be built many times over in our communities and neighborhoods.  Additionally, our purpose is to provide top notch service to Betenbough Companies and any of its subsidiaries.  Our focus in these additional endeavors should remain as a service department, providing world class drawings, specifications, and designs to Betenbough Companies and any of its subsidiaries.

Job Summary

As a CAD Technician, your primary function will be to creatie timely and accurate site-specific construction drawings, pre-construction drawings, site plans and spec book content.  Additionally, as a member of the production team, the CAD Technician will be required to learn the roles of other team members in order to assist and support the team.

Essential Job Functions

  • Issue permits for assigned region(s)
    • Create job drawings, site plans
    • Double check all drawings for accuracy
    • Coordinate permit process for assigned region(s)
    • Ensure permits are received 1 week before start dates in assigned region(s)
    • Publish PDF's to trade partner website
  • Issue PC drawings for assigned region(s)
    • Create PC drawings
    • Select options and double check drawings for accuracy
  • Correct errors/plan changes on job drawings
    • Correct all errors/plan changes on job drawings that have already been issued
    • Coordinate with builders to correct errors
  • Make changes template drawings
    • Make changes to all template drawings
    • Ensure all template drawings are as accurate as possible
    • Regularly check for accuracy and correct errors
    • Coordinate changes to drawing with team leader
  • Edit and modify spec book
  • Improve processes and drawing systems
    • Create/improve processes to be more efficient
    • Organize processes to be more efficient
    • Create/improve drawing systems to be more efficient
  • Sit in on team meetings and walk homes in the field with team in order to learn more about construction and design at Betenbough Homes
  • Fill in for other team members
    • Assist other team members filling in with their responsibilities

Qualifications

  • Detailed personality
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Basic understanding of various architectural drafting and graphics software
  • Desire to serve others
  • Basic understanding of construction drawings
  • A passion for, or experience in, home building
  • Architecture and drafting in Revit or AutoCad is a plus

Work Environment and Physical Requirements

  • Works in temperature-controlled environment
  • Vision for near, mid-range and far as well as hearing for low, medium, and high pitch
  • Superior communication skills with co-workers, customers, trade partners, and vendors
  • Requires physical ability for standing, sitting, crouching, kneeling, frequent walking, reaching above head and below waist
  • Must have a current and valid driver’s license and must be able to be insured by company fleet insurance 
  • Must be able to perform all job expectations safely with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Ability to lift 30-50 pounds

Hours & Schedule

  • 40 hrs/week between 7:00am and 5:00pm  (flexible)
  • Max 5 hrs overtime
  • After hours and weekends may be necessary on occasion for trips, meetings, or to meet deadlines

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