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CAD Detailer, Exhibits, Chicago

Our client's high-energy, award winning team has set themselves apart by offering unparalleled product diversity and tailored solutions that are truly a unique brand representation.

This dynamic company is currently seeking CAD Detailer to join their team. This position will be responsible for creating technical drawings for fabrication based on conceptual designs for both trade show exhibits and permanent installations. In this role, you will work directly with designers, project managers, fabricators, and service technicians to produce a detailed bill of materials for custom and custom/modular exhibits as well as corporate environments of all sizes



  • Create construction drawings showing sections details, plans and elevations for shop manufacture
  • Ability to create 3D models for the use of creating setup drawings and exploded views to translate setup procedures in the field
  • Attend kickoff meetings with Production Purchasing Managers, Project Managers, Account Executives, and designers to discuss course of action to meet clients’ needs
  • Review construction methods and details before beginning the detailing process with team
  • Organize drawing files, documents and misc. files in an orderly and easily to accessible manner in a workstation and a network drive
  • Ability to develop construction drawings within the parameters of the project estimate
  • Work closely with the project manager on developing cost effective material selections



  • Minimum 3 year experience working in AutoCAD 3D or Autodesk Inventor (Other Autodesk Products a Plus)
  • Experience detailing wood construction of cabinets or other custom components
  • Experience programming for CNC machine
  • Ability to create drawing for fabrication, electrical, rigging, elevations, orientation and graphic templates
  • Adobe Creative Suite Proficiency preferred (Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign)
  • Microsoft Office Suite proficiency
  • Experience with detailing/communication
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective time management and organizational skills

Location: Chicago

Salary: Experience Dependent

Ref#: 1031

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  • Sales

    Account Executive,
    Account Director,
    Corporate Accounts,
    Business Development,
    Sales Manager

  • Creative

    Exhibition, Experience,
    3 Dimensional, Experiential,
    Graphic, Design Director, Creative Director

  • Project Support

    Account Management, Project Management, Estimating, Detailing, Drafting, Engineering

  • Production

    Warehouse Management, Shop Foreman, Purchasing Agent, I & D Supervisor, Field Services

  • Operations

    Director of Operations, Operations Manager, VP of Operations

  • Management

    VP, CEO, COO, Director

  • Miscellaneous