Drafting/Engineering Manager

 Orlando, Florida

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Drafting/Engineering Manager Orlando, Florida £90,000 - $100,000 DM-ORL-12 Permanent

Jackson Global are working closely together with a Facade Contractor who are based in Orlando, Florida who design, manufacture and install specialist panel systems across the South East of the US. The business is growing and has shown a steady rate of growth over the past 5 years and have been operating for over 25 years. The business is looking to hire a Drafting Manager to lead their engineering department. The successful candidate could be a really strong drafter who has the characteristics to be manager. Alternatively, it could be an experienced manager who is looking to facilitate growth for this established team. Having prior experience working with panel systems is critical for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Interpret construction documents, plans, specs, drawings, submittals, orders 
  • Thorough knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, ReCap, Inventor 
  • Ability to manage a team of drafters/engineers
  • Able to meet strict deadlines
  • Able to communicate effectively cross-departmentally and with customers
  • Train younger trainees and college graduates
  • Managing the clients expectations and schedule

Requirements:

  • 5+ years industry experience
  • Worked as a lead drafter or manager
  • Able to relocate to Orlando, Florida
  • Have the right to work in the US (Citizen/Green Card/Valid Visa)
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and REVIT

Desirable:

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant engineering or drafting
  • Experience working with Panel Systems