Position:  Architectural Drafter for PCI Design Group, Inc. - Multi-Family Housing
Location:  Grand Rapids, MI
Job Id:  1180
# of Openings:  1

Position: Architectural Drafter for Multi-Family Housing Projects
Company: PCI Design Group, Inc. an affiliate of Woda Cooper Companies, Inc.
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
About the Company:
PCI Design Group, Inc. (PCI), an affiliate of Woda Cooper Companies, Inc., is seeking a motivated, Registered Architect to join our team in a fast-paced environment.  PCI, headquartered in the Brewery District of Columbus, Ohio, specializes in single- and multi-family housing projects for families and seniors.  We focus on new construction, historic renovations and rehabilitations, and retrofits.  We place emphasis on sustainable design, durability, and affordability.  Our projects frequently comply with either: LEED for Homes or Enterprise Green Communities.  PCI has been in business since 1997, and has completed over 400 projects. To learn more about our projects and Woda Cooper Companies, visit us online at www.pcidesigngroup.com and www.wodagroup.com.
PCI Design Group has an immediate opening for a motivated Architectural Drafter to join our team! We are seeking a candidate that can work in a fast-paced environment and is proficient in AutoCad and Revit. This candidate will collaborate with architectural team and will provide top notch production and documentation for projects from schematic design through construction documents, including coordination of architectural details. 
What will you get to do in this role?
  • Collaborate with team to develop a building program into a building design.
  • Produce construction documents from sketches, notes, dialogue and other details.
  • Work as part of a BIM/CAD team to achieve consistent results and accuracy.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines and implement design-changes.
  • May take the lead on developing some discipline specific BIM modeling content for project.
  • Print drawing sets for professional team and participate in discipline reviews.
  • Report to intermediate and senior level coworkers on a regular basis.
  • Comply with office standards.
What are the requirements for candidates?
  • Associates Degree in Architectural Technology, or similar degree, and/or minimum of 2+ years of experience working in all phases of architectural drafting, detailing, scheduling and coordination.
  • 2 years experience may be evaluated as a potential substitute for a degree.
  • 2+ years experience with AutoCAD and Revit software.
  • Working knowledge of design industry workflows, production cycle and priorities.
  • Understanding of construction methods and building materials used.
  • Basic knowledge of building code.
What additional characteristics would the ideal candidate have?
  • Knowledgeable – understand mechanical, electrical, civil and structural engineering drawings.
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Able to take direction.
  • Resourceful – able to complete tasks under minimum supervision.
  • Learning mindset.
What benefits are offered at PCI?
  • Newly renovated offices.
  • Competitive wages and annual bonus opportunities.
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options.
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance Options.
  • $25K Company-Paid Life Insurance policy.
  • 401K option with company match.
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program.
  • Gym Membership Reimbursements.
  • Cell Phone Discount Option.
  • Paid time off, including 6 paid holidays & 2 additional floating holidays.
If you are interested in this full-time, permanent position, please submit your resume.

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