Architectural Drafter 

Alexandria, VA
CM KLING + ASSOCIATES
cmkling.com

WE'RE HIRING AN ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTER.
CM KLING + ASSOCIATES Architectural Lighting Design is looking for a full-time architectural drafter to join our energetic, collaborative, and growing team. The ideal candidate has at least two years of drafting experience. No prior Lighting Design experience necessary.

ABOUT CM KLING
Since 1983, CM KLING + ASSOCIATES has worked with design visionaries and owners to complete over 3,500 projects, worldwide. We offer full architectural lighting design services and our expertise in lighting, controls, and project management results in thoughtful, sustainable designs. We work on projects of every scope and scale in a variety of industries, from healthcare to government. Our newly designed offices are located 15 minutes from Washington, DC in Old Town Alexandria, VA. And we’re a block away from the two best coffee shops in town.

ABOUT YOU
Detail-oriented.
Collaborative.
Able to meet deadlines for multiple projects without sacrificing accuracy and quality.
You have a lovely sense of humor.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop details in clear, concise sketches and drawings.
Coordinate dimensions, fixture types, and detailed information while referring to multiple project documents.
Draft technical drawings and specifications in Revit and AutoCAD.
Draft scaled plans for lighting, buildings and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, lighting calculations and fixture specifications.
Prepare complete and concise design and construction drawings.
QA/QC details, dimensions, and information.
Build landscape, architectural, and display models in rendering software.
Create detailed renderings for presentations.
 
REQUIREMENTS
Degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Building Technology, or related equivalent drafting experience.
Minimum two years of professional experience.
Proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
Proficient in InDesign and Photoshop.
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Proven verbal and written communication skills.

PREFERRED
SketchUp.
3D Max or other rendering software.

CONTACT
We look forward to hearing from all qualified candidates. Email Laura Arnold, Marketing Director, larnold@cmkling.com.

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Additional Salary Information: This is a salaried position, commensurate with experience. We offer excellent compensation, medical plan options, dental, and vision.