Fresno, CA Other 2 weeks ago
Granville Homes invites candidates to apply for the exciting opportunity of Architectural Designer.

Granville is the leading builder in the Central Valley with a 45-year history of building homes with love and passion. We have built over 6,000 homes, but we are also contributing to the improvement of schools, building healthier communities, and helping generate social awareness.

This is a great time to be a part of Granville! We have extensive learning and leadership opportunities, a strong focus on supporting your well-being during these trying times, and an innovative culture that celebrates the contributions of our team members. We are ready to blaze new trails in our market while continuing to focus on our core commitment to serving our community.This position is responsible for producing new and maintaining existing construction documents and CAD files for single family residential, multi-family and commercial projects. In addition, this position is also responsible for contributing ideas for design of projects, coordinating with outside consultants and internal team to take a project from conception to completion.Essential Functions/Accountabilities:
  • Coordinate with Architects, Engineers, Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical and other consultants during design and construction phase of the project.
  • Review and analyze requirements, codes, specifications, sketches, drawings and details related to projects. (Report to supervisor any inconsistencies on the drawings)
  • Process SFR site plans and coordinate permit issuance from Building and Planning Department.
  • Draw in CAD the design sketches (floor plans and elevations) for upcoming new projects.
  • Process addendum changes/revision to plans and coordinate changes to department involved
  • Apply and cross reference details once designs come back from the Engineer, Truss manufacturer, and consultants.
  • Consult and coordinate with the Production, Marketing and Purchasing Department as necessary.
  • Submit drawings and perform Back Check to City of Fresno, City of Clovis and County of Fresno building departments or other jurisdiction as required.
  • Walk plans thru the permit process.
  • When required Distribute working and approved plans to the Production & Purchasing Department.
  • Work with Production staff to handle plan corrections or field inspection issues.
  • Ability to work in a team environment by collaborating with the Quality Assurance, Production, Estimating/Purchasing and Land Development departments.
  • Knowledgeable with requirements and ability to work with city building department in attaining permits.
  • Familiar with building code, development code and community committee standards.
  • Knowledge of 3D software such as Google Sketchup, Chief Architect and Photoshop.
  • Demonstrated blend of creative and analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workflow.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet designated deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction or follow up.
  • Ability to concentrate with frequent interruptions and changes
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Confidence in ability to present information in verbal and written form in a professional manner.
  • Schedule flexibility including the ability to work some evenings and/or weekends to meet deadlines.
  • Being able to take an idea from concept and make it work with applicable codes and building standards in an economical manner.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred
  • Four years of CAD experience (preferably AutoCAD), working with multi-family, commercial and residential design projects
  • Five years recent experience with CRC and CBC
  • Proficient knowledge in Microsoft Office and specifically Microsoft Excel
In addition to competitive pay, Granville offers 100% employer paid health benefits (including dental and vision) for our employees and their families. Other benefits include 401k program, daycare assistance, and the ability to grow a career.
  • Company:
    Granville Homes, Inc.
  • Job Type:
  • Posting Date:
    9th May 2022
  • Valid through:
    9th Jun 2022
  • Location:
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