Analyzing buildingspecifications, codes, and sites.
Creatingtechnical drawings from architects' sketches andspecifications.
Using CAD software to createdrawings that incorporate exact measurements, calculations,building codes, and other construction details.
Printing CAD drawing schematics for use by architects,construction managers, and structural and maintenanceengineers.
Entering CAD data into buildinginformation modeling (BIM) systems to create 3-D models andrenderings.
Preparing drawings, charts, andrecords with CAD equipment and conventional draftingtechniques.
Visiting construction sites toperform measurements and calculate dimensions as needed.
Collaborating with architects and construction engineersto ensure adherence to building specifications and industryregulations.
Keeping abreast of the latestdevelopments and technologies in architectural design.