AutoCAD Drafter - Storefront

Northern Architectural Systems, Inc.

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Carlstadt, NJ

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Northern Architectural Systems is a growth-minded, locally owned and operated company which is dedicated to servicing our customers. We offer high quality, energy-efficient fenestration and building façade solutions to meet the requirements of a demanding market, while remaining environmentally-friendly. Northern Architectural Systems has been recognized by INC Magazine on the list of the top 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America and as one of the top 50 Fasted Growing Companies in New Jersey by NJBIZ Magazine.


We are looking to fulfill our need for an AutoCAD Drafter - Storefront at our Carlstadt facility. This person will be responsible for assisting in the creation and/or revisions to shop drawings as well as other technical drawings as assigned and keeping all drawings up to date and organized. The AutoCAD Drafter - Storefront must possess exceptional organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills while being results-driven with exceptional computer skills. This position can be a remote work opportunity.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)

  • Accountable for generating drawings according to the requirements provided by the senior designer and/or client
  • Must be able to create both two and three-dimensional drawings
  • Responsible for incorporating changes or modifications according to the suggestions of the senior designer and/or client
  • Must possess the ability to generate computer based drawings using AutoCAD
  • Ensure timely completion of all allocated projects
  • Provide clear communications in regard to the status of each project
  • Liaison between the design team and engineers to gain insight into the project
  • Responsible for the creation of a detailed visual representation to be used for approvals
  • Maintain CAD drawing library


  • Associate degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school
  • 3+ years of experience as an AutoCAD Drafter
  • Must be an AutoCAD 2D expert & knowledgeable in 3D
  • A familiarity with SketchUp, Fusion and 3D printing a plus
  • Fluent in MS Office
  • Must have an understanding of architectural and shop drawings
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal, displaying strong written and oral communications
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills


Full-time position - Salary commensurate with experience

Medical and Dental benefits offered


Employee Training

Remote work possiblility