CAD Drafter - Maryville, TN in 5000 CLAYTON RD ,MARYVILLE,TN at Clayton Home Building Group

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

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CAD Drafter - Maryville, TN

Clayton Homes, a Berkshire Hathaway company and the nation's leading housing provider, is a vertically integrated housing company that builds, sells, and insures affordable housing. Our commitment to creating a World Class Customer Experience is unparalleled in the housing industry and we believe it begins with a World Class Team Member Experience. From entry-level to more experienced positions, we're actively recruiting individuals who are passionate, positive, and eager to learn. We then equip you for success, whether you're in the office, in the field, or on the floor. As a member of our team you'll enjoy excellent benefits, opportunities for growth, and an encouraging culture that supports work / life balance.

The Home Building Group is actively searching for an CAD Drafter to join the team in Maryville, TN

The CAD Drafter develops 3rd Party Submittal & Production drawings for assigned Home Building Facilities (H.B.F.). All plans must be in conformance with H.B.F design specs and construction design sheets. Additionally, plans must conform to HUD or MOD code requirements, manufacturing needs, and Clayton Homes drawing standards using Computer Aided Drafting (latest versions of AutoCAD).

Core Competencies Required:

  • Associates Degree, Trade School, or equivalent experience required. 3 years of experience preferred. 
  • Strong working knowledge of the latest version(s) of AutoCAD.
  • Strong understanding of the housing construction process, materials, and codes.
    - HUD Code
    - DAPIA Construction Manual
    - NEC
    - IRC
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Proficient using programs such as, but not limited to, Microsoft Office & Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Intermediate level computer skills.
  • Attitude that reflects a sense of urgency and a commitment to service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating assigned H.B.F. production drawings necessary to construct all models per DAPIA manual & building codes.
    - Frame Detail & Design
    - Floor Decking Layout & Cuts
    - Plumbing Construction Design
    - Floor Joist Detail
    - Heat Duct Detail
    - Cabinet Details & Elevations
    - Interior & Exterior Wall Drawings
    - Truss Layout
    - HVAC Design & Calculations
    - Thermal Calculations
    - Ceiling Board Layout & Cuts
    - Home Elevation Design & Details
    - Pier Design & Foundation Calculations
  • Responsible for all 3rd Party Submittal drawings per DAPIA manual, building, and state codes.
    - Floor Plan design
    - Electrical Plan showing receptacles, light placement, schedules, and notes.
    - Shearwall Design & Calculations
    - Plumbing Design: Water Lines (Hot & Cold) and Drain, Waste, and Venting.
    - Gas Line details
    - Heat Duct Calculation
    - Modular Foundation Calculations for On & Off Frame
    - Modular HVAC Calculations
  • Able to consolidate all separately generated house files into one clean and accurate design package for our 3rd Party and assigned H.B.F. to meet their production needs on a timely basis.
  • Be available during H.B.F. business hours to communicate and provide assistance as needed.
  • Capable of creating drawings for a model starting with a preliminary design sketch and completing all related drawings, including all options.
  • Strong project coordination with sales, QA, & Production team.
  • Assures that all work created is complete and accurate prior to distribution.
  • Able to manage priorities and projects based on assigned H.B.F. schedule and collaborate with facility team and Product Design Manager.
  • Maintains thorough knowledge of current materials used by manufacturing as well as our DAPIA manuals & Modular Code Books.
  • Ability to travel & possibly stay overnight at assigned H.B.F.
  • Periodically follow homes during the construction process to obtain knowledge of the manufacturing processes and give assistance to the production team.


5000 CLAYTON RD
MARYVILLE, Tennessee, 37804
United States

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