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Senior CAD Technician

Newnan, GA, US, 30265

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  362820


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.


Primary Function

Generation and review of engineering documentation (proposal drawings, shop drawings, bills of materials, fabrication drawings, etc.) utilizing extensive industry knowledge to ensure accuracy when compared to contract documents, to confirm proper product application, to meet required schedule end-dates, and to assist in training of other technicians within the department.


Specific Duties/Responsibilities

  • Develop shop-drawing plans, elevations, wall sections and details for architectural aluminum products, from estimate takeoff, project specifications, architectural and structural drawings utilizing AutoCAD
  • Review shop drawings prior to submission to ensure proper product application
  • Revise drawings as required, per red line markups and written directions
  • Generate fabrication drawings from approved shop drawings utilizing AutoCAD and Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® proprietary software
  • Meet submission & fabrication schedules
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Liaise with architects, engineers, and project managers to gather product and structural requirements and designs.



  • Seven (7) years related experience in the curtainwall industry preferred
  • Related experience must include working with following products: storefront, curtainwall, window wall, unitized, sunshades, shadowboxes, etc.
  • Must be capable of working independently and self-motivated to perform at a high level
  • Must show a strong mechanical aptitude and the ability to grasp spatial concepts
  • Must have excellent math skills (geometry and trigonometry)
  • Must be capable of reading architectural plans and structural drawings
  • Must have excellent skills in the following areas: documentation, organization, communication, and problem-solving
  • Must be able to multi-task and manage workload with minimal supervision
  • Must have the ability to accurately analyze contract documents, submittals, and application data by concentrating on engineering drawings and product information for long periods of time
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced, schedule-driven department
  • Must have advanced proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Excel; knowledge of Parametric Software (such as Revit, Inventor, Solidworks) is preferred
  • Must be comfortable interacting and collaborating with all levels of office and plant employees on an on-going basis.
  • Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope systems knowledge preferred along with understanding of product installation.
  • Must have regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks, and adhere to all safety policies and procedures that 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
  • Seven (7) years of work experience in curtain wall is required

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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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.

Date Posted:  May 16, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Newnan

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