Architectural Drafter

JFA Associates JFA Associates Employer:
Brooklyn, NY, USLocation:
Wed, May 23 '18Posted on:

JFA is a growing contemporary design firm located in downtown Brooklyn, New York that specializes in new construction and renovation of commercial, residential and mixed-used buildings. We are currently seeking a full time "Project Drafter" with NYC experience to join our seasoned team of designers.


  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with clients and company employees.
  • Excellent organizational skills with strong attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work in a group and independently, with ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • In-depth knowledge of AutoCAD Architecture. Revit, SketchUp and other industry accepted software also desired.
  • Capable of creating a team atmosphere leading to successful completion of projects.


  • Prepares construction documents including plans, details, sections, elevations and schedules and assists with drawing issuance during the bidding and negotiation phases.
  • Calls attention to problem areas and offers creative technical solutions or ask questions potentially leading to creative solutions.
  • Understands connection between assigned tasks and the greater project and follows through to confirm consistency.
  • General drafting/picking up redlines.
  • Experience with NYC DOB zoning, filing and receiving/addressing objections is a major plus!

Salary and Benefits:

 Salary commensurate to experience.

JFA offers many benefits to employees including healthcare contribution.

JFA regularly hosts lunch and learns, vendor presentations, trainings, design charrettes, and roof top parties to encourage employee’s growth, development, and collaboration. Learn more about JFA at

Job Type: Full-time


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