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Now Hiring: Millwork Engineer / Project Manager

Detroit, Michigan

 

Join our team of skilled craftspeople who seek to improve the quality of the built environment in Detroit and Southeast Michigan. Challenging and exciting work available for candidates that possess qualities of reliability, leadership, and integrity. 

Job requirements include:

Established custom commercial architectural millwork company seeking a qualified candidate to join our team.

  • Experience in reading and interpreting architectural drawings

  • Detailed, organized, and production oriented

  • Must be able to work independently and with others

  • Position will require drafting of Architectural Millwork Plans, Elevations & Details for submission and fabrication ensuring optimal use of materials, construction methodology, constructability, manufacturing and installation

  • Ability to value engineer, perform self-directed product research and propose different methods of construction methods while meeting design intent and budget/time restrictions

  • Build and sustain client and product rep relationships; act as the primary design interface with clients, team members, and a wide range of consultants and collaborators, both internal and external

  • Communicate directly with clients and able to interpret their ideas into presentable concepts

  • Express an ability to compose spaces including the creation of identity, context, branding, materiality and color as it relates to the project/client

  • Know or develop knowledge of layout, shop drawing and construction drawing principles for customized commercial millwork and/or casework

  • General knowledge of millwork industry details, construction techniques and joints, types of engineered wood panels, high pressure laminate and edge banding, general industry hardware (euro hinges, drawer slides, etc.) 

  • Experience in wood products manufacturing helpful

  • Hands on bench/shop floor experience that is applied to engineering practices helpful

  • Coordinates with kitchen consultants and has experience incorporating kitchen appliance specifications and cut sheets within custom millwork details

  • Experience using AutoCAD required, Sketchup preferred

  • Experience with developing drawings for cnc and ability to help develop future in-house cnc department 

 

Opportunities for subcontract work are negotiable.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Detroit, MI 48207

Please send resumes and references to:

hello@virtuosodesignbuild.com

Virtuoso Design + Build provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Virtuoso Design + Build complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.