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CAD Tech - Newnan, GA

Newnan, GA, US, 30265

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope



Job ID:  154184


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.


Job Summary


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is seeking a full-time Engineering CAD Technician for our Newnan, GA location. The function is to create two-dimensional drafting layouts and three-dimensional parametric models for use in developing shop drawings, material lists, and fabrication.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Develop shop-drawing plans, elevations, wall sections and details for architectural aluminum products, from estimate take off, project specifications, architectural and structural drawings.
  • Revise drawings as required, per red line mark ups and written directions.
  • Meet submission & fabrication schedules.
  • Implement fabrication drawings from approved shop drawings and parameters.
  • Do complete material takeoff and develop appropriate orders.
  • Complete all paperwork necessary to fabricate all systems on project.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.




  • A strong mechanical aptitude and the ability to grasp spatial concepts.
  • Excellent math skills (geometry and trigonometry).
  • Must be capable of reading architectural plans and structural drawings.
  • Must be self-motivated, flexible and have good documentation skills.
  • Must  have the ability to accurately analyze architectural and application data by concentrating on engineering drawings and product information for long periods of time.
  • Desire to learn and grow in a team environment and work under deadlines.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD is required; knowledge of Parametric Software (such as Revit, Inventor, Solidworks) and Microsoft Excel is preferred.
  • Comfortable interacting and collaborating with all levels of office and plant employees on an on-going basis.
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job.


Education and Experience


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required; a technical drafting degree or certificate in a related technical field of study is preferred.
  • Experience in the glazing, construction, or a related field.
  • Tier 2 Construction Experience.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Sep 28, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Newnan

Job Segment: Engineer, CAD, Drafting, Fabrication, AutoCAD, Engineering, Manufacturing