CAD Detailer

Location US-IL-Hodgkins
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/11/2018 7:16 PM)
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GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 years and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life!

Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.


This highly detailed role has responsibilities for drawings from 3D concepts and designs to improving performance with fabrication and installation along with the opportunity to learn and become proficient using various proprietary and industry related software.


  • Attend and participate in project meetings.
  • Prepare and accurately complete preliminary, construction, and as-built drawings from 3-D concepts and designs.
  • Identify value-engineering opportunities and recommend appropriate changes to improve fabrication and installation & dismantle performance.
  • Verify Work Order information with Project Management for accuracy and completeness.
  • Make drawing revisions required by Project Management.
  • Develop and prepare complete fabrication drawings and prepare complete assembly drawings.
  • Become proficient detailing (including layout and piece counts) for GES propriety systems: GEM, Hardwall and Designer Series.
  • Become proficient in the area of detailing (including layout and piece counts) custom exhibit projects including fabrication details for wood, metal and plastic fabrication.
  • Become proficient producing programs for the CNC Router.


  • Associates Degree or technical education equivalent in design / drafting with emphasis in the use of CAD in a 3-D environment or equivalent on the job experience.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience using AutoCAD, Minimum 1 year on-the-job 3D experience.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, Word, Outlook & Excel.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use of AutoCAD 2000 or higher.
  • Experience in independently producing programs for the CNC Router a plus.
  • Demonstrate experience in working with multiple projects with limited time constraints.
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of directory structuring, file management, and file archiving.
  • Demonstrate ability to work in a 3-D environment and understand spatial relationships.
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to work overtime hours to complete production drawings needed to meet GES business requirements.


Work Environment


Our team members are our family, so we help our team members care for their families. The rewards of joining GES are extensive. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Competitive salaries
  • 401K with company match
  • Healthcare/vision/dental insurance
  • Wellness benefits
  • Career development program
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Vacation time
  • Community involvement opportunities
  • Team activities


And much more……









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