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CAD Specialist with Residential Design + Build Remodeling Company

  • Do you enjoy the creative elements and synergy of a collaborative Design+Build remodeling team?
  • Are you proficient in Chief Architect and do you work independently?
  • Have you guided projects from initial as-built measures through permit and construction drawing sets?

As a member of our CAD / Design team you will:
Work with our design team on residential Design+Build projects through the following tasks: compile site survey information to verify code and set-back requirements; measure existing project and take photos; create base set of “as-built” drawings; create floor plans (electrical, structural, roof, etc.) and elevations for permit set; work with engineer to incorporate structural information; submit for planning/permit; integrate notes and revisions as required by the City; create window, door and finish schedules; coordinate with the Estimating Department and Designer to ensure consistency between drawings and written specifications; incorporate Designer’s red-lines. Projects vary from bathrooms and kitchens (and other interior spaces) to whole house remodels with additions. This is a full-time position.

Your success factors:

  • Minimum of two years working in residential Design+Build remodeling on a variety of project sizes.
  • AS Degree or equivalent in Architectural Drafting.
  • Proficiency in Chief Architect software with the ability to utilize constructs, views and sheets throughout a full plan set.
  • Experience with residential drawing standards including an eye for proper line weights and good graphic standards.
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Understanding of 20/20 or equivalent cabinet program preferred.
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently and self-direct, yet multi-task numerous projects, work under pressure, produce deliverables and have endurance to meet deadlines and shepherd projects through to completion.
  • Knowledge of Green Building and Universal Design a plus.
  • Interest in, or ability to compile “site analysis” regarding lot size, lot coverage, set backs, second story setbacks, etc. would be a plus.
  • Polished appearance, articulate communication skills and an excellent ability to work with all types of people.
  • Confident, resourceful and self motivated with an innate ability to quickly shift and prioritize tasks.

If you meet all requirements, please provide the following in one packaged document under 5mb total to spines@harrell-remodeling.com:

  • Cover letter stating your interest in the position, experience, and salary requirements
  • Resume indicating your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience)
  • Work samples that exhibit past projects

It is suggested that you become familiar with our work prior to applying for this position. www.harrell-remodeling.com. Principals only, recruiters, please do not contact this job poster.

Please do not call, we will review your information electronically, and contact you.

Company: Harrell Remodeling is a leading full service Residential Design+ Build company on the Peninsula. We are known for our award-winning designs, excellent construction crews and craftsmanship, our 100% Employee-Owned (ESOP) company and a proven business process with 32+ years in business.

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Compensation: We pay a competitive salary, a competitive benefits package, vacations, medical and dental insurance and an opportunity to grow within an Employee-Owned (ESOP) company.

Harrell Remodeling is looking for a Project Manager to add to our team!

We’re looking for someone with the following skills:

  • Has the technical construction knowledge necessary to manage and administrate a project through all phases from design through to build.
  • Able to manage, at one time, multiple projects totaling $3 million per year within schedule and budget.
  • Has 10+ year’s experience in construction and is highly skilled in all aspects of remodeling, construction and administration of a project.
  • Demonstrates the necessary characteristics to be the leader of the project (such as, being on time, proactive, organized, professional, supportive and composed).
  • Possesses a California State Contractor’s License and a clean DMV record.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills: verbal, written and computer literacy.

If you meet all requirements, please submit resume to spines@harrell-remodeling.com

Harrell Remodeling is a leading full service Residential Design+ Build company on the Peninsula. We are known for our award-winning designs; excellent construction crews and craftsmanship; our Employee-Owned company and philosophies; a proven business process with 30+ years in business.

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Compensation: We pay a competitive salary, a competitive benefits package, including PTO, medical and dental insurance and an opportunity to grow within an Employee-Owned (ESOP) company.

Project Manager

A Project Manager must possess the technical construction knowledge necessary to manager and administrate a project through all phases from design through to build. A Project Manager must be able to manage, at one time, multiple projects totaling $3 million per year within schedule and budget.

Your success factors: A Journeyman Carpenter who has +20 years experience in construction and is highly skilled in all aspects of remodeling, construction and administration of a project; or possess 10+ years technical experience in the construction industry with strong administration skills and possibly a degree in construction. Interprets blueprints for confirming material take-offs, and structural considerations (such as load bearing walls). Read, comprehend, and follow requirements of factory specifications of all materials used on the project. Must be computer literate and comfortable with construction based software and smart phone/tablet technology. Demonstrate the necessary characteristics to be the leader of the project (i.e. be on time, proactive, organized, professional, supportive, and composed). Must possess a California State Contractor’s License.

If you meet all requirements, please submit resume and electronic portfolio to spines@harrell-remodeling.com It is suggested that you become familiar with our work prior to applying for this position. www.harrell-remodeling.com. Principals only, recruiters, please do not contact this job poster.

Please do not call, we will review your information electronically, and contact you.

Reports to: Chief Production Manager

Attire: Professional attire.

Hours: Full-time position.

Compensation: We pay a competitive salary, a competitive benefits package, including vacations, medical and dental insurance and an opportunity to grow within an Employee-Owned (ESOP) company.

Company: Harrell Remodeling is the leading full service Residential Design+ Build company on the Peninsula. We are known for our award-winning designs; excellent construction crews and craftsmanship; our Employee-Owned company and philosophies; a proven business process with 29+ years in business.

Designer / Sales Position

Do you enjoy the creative elements and synergy of Design+Build remodeling?
Are you an independent interior designer with construction experience?
Are you tired of running all aspects of your business, and are looking for a collaborative environment?
Have you followed a project from design through to final construction completion?
Do you have experience ordering cabinets?
As a member of our Design / Sales team you will:

Meet and qualify prospective clients, offer and sell design contracts, work efficiently on design of projects from concept stage through to construction documents and drawings for permit (working with our CAD specialists and engineer), meet regularly with clients to review design decisions, sell the construction contract for the project and follow the construction of the project through to completion while attending key meetings on site for electrical walk-throughs, tile layout, etc. Projects range from bathrooms and kitchens (and other interior spaces) to whole house remodels with additions. Prospect for prospective clients through a variety of marketing events. This is a full-time position.

Your success factors:

Minimum of 5 years proven sales with a variety of job sizes and clientele.
Certified Interior Designer (CID), Certified Kitchen or Bath Designer through the NKBA (CKD, CBD) or ASID affiliation a plus.
Knowledge of, and experience with the Design+Build process under one roof.
Creative designer with strong space-planning skills and ability to select plumbing fixtures, colors, tile, flooring and other finishes. Be able to specify cabinetry, create an electrical plan and select light fixtures.
Knowledge of Green Building and Universal Design a plus.
Bachelors or Design Certificate degree preferred.
Computer knowledge with MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and 20/20 or equivalent cabinet program.
Self starter with ability to self-direct, work independently within a team environment with endurance to work projects through to completion.
Polished appearance, articulate communication skills and an excellent ability to work with all types of people.
Confident, resourceful and self motivated with an innate ability to quickly shift and prioritize tasks.
Ability to bond with people, sketch and visualize quickly and track your own progress and success.
If you meet all requirements, please submit resume and electronic portfolio to spines@harrell-remodeling.com It is suggested that you become familiar with our work prior to applying for this position. www.harrell-remodeling.com. Principals only, recruiters, please do not contact this job poster.

Please do not call, we will review your information electronically, and contact you.

Reports to: Senior Designer/ Sales Manager

Attire: Professional attire. Dress shirt, slacks, skirt or suit (no t-shirts, lowcut shirts, shorts or blue jeans). Good grooming and personal hygiene.

Hours: Full-time position.

Compensation: We pay a competitive salary, a competitive benefits package, including vacations, medical and dental insurance and an opportunity to grow within an Employee-Owned (ESOP) company.

Company: Harrell Remodeling is the leading full service Residential Design+ Build company on the Peninsula. We are known for our award-winning designs; excellent construction crews and craftsmanship; our Employee-Owned company and philosophies; a proven business process with 29+ years in business.