Structural drafters produce technical drawings based on rough specifications, sketches, and calculations from various personnel in the field. They must verify this rough work, making modifications to their drawings when necessary to ensure they conform to specifications. Structural drafters should be able to construct detailed reports, calculate materials and costs, and meet relevant timelines.
Structural Drafter Tasks
Prepare drawings from multiple angles and elevations, creating detailed sketches where teams require.
Evaluate feasibility and site considerations for designs, raising challenges.
Design structural solutions and requirements from customer specifications, producing two- and three-dimensional drawings.
Prepare bill of materials, schedules, and other documentation.