Color-Ad, Inc., located in Manassas, Virginia, is currently taking applications for an experienced drafter/detailer for our PACE (Project Administration and Cost Engineering) department.
Color-Ad is a full-service sign and exhibit manufacturer producing a wide range of visual communication products to an even wider range of end-users and industries throughout the contiguous United States and worldwide. Our products include interpretive museum exhibits, exterior and interior interactive elements, digital graphics, display cases, specialized cabinetry and exhibit structures, artifact mounting/installing, wayfinding signage, architectural signage, environmental signage, and corporate, municipal and educational branding. To learn more about Color-Ad please visit us at www.color-ad.com
To prepare shop drawings based on design intent using all the information necessary for technicians to build and install custom signs and exhibits.
To work with personal initiative and creativity on a proactive basis to support and resolve design/engineering issues and all technical tasks involved in sign and exhibit manufacturing and installation.
To work independently and also collaborate closely with project management to control established project scope, budget and schedules.
Hourly rate, based on experience
Overtime available as the workload dictates
Paid holidays and personal time off
Health, Dental, Life, Short-term and Long-term disability insurances
Color-Ad is an Affirmative Action - Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status
Color-Ad is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and we strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates.
Proficiency and in-depth knowledge of AutoCAD and/or Revit for project-specific work
Hands on experience using latest version of AutoCAD
2 years of relevant work experience working for a reputable museum exhibit or signage fabrication shop
*All applicants must meet minimum requirements to considered for a hire.
Knowledge of drafting standards, mathematics, science, and engineering technology
Knowledge of parts assembly and construction for woodworking, metal fabrication, graphic production and audio-visual elements
Above average communication and problem-solving skills
Attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and manage tasks and time
Ability to work quickly, efficiently, and accurately in a deadline driven environment
Self-Starter, Result Oriented, Proactive, Positive, Good Sense of Humor
Knowledge of CNC programming a plus
Knowledge of Revit
About Color-Ad, Inc.
Color-Ad produces a wide range of visual communication products to an even wider range of end-users and industries throughout the United States and beyond. Our products include large scale wayfinding signage programs for municipalities, airports, stadiums and sports arenas, hospitals, and architectural signage, environmental signage, and corporate identity, along with interpretive museum exhibits, exterior and interior interactive elements, digital graphics, display cases, specialized cabinetry and exhibit structures, artifact mounting/installing and themed environments.