Construction Drafter


Stockton, CA
  • Teichert Construction holds California State Contractor’s License #8, the oldest active license in California. Teichert Construction is a general contractor that builds the infrastructure people use each day, including hundreds of thousands of mile of roads and freeways, commercial and industrial sitework, parks, airports, and more. One advantage that Teichert Construction brings our customers is a full line of construction services. These include mass grading, asphalt paving, concrete paving, curbs and sidewalks and underground pipelines. We stay on the cutting edge, from training our employees to outfitting our construction equipment with the latest technology for greater job efficiency.


    Position Description


    The purpose of this role is to provide efficient and effective technical and administrative support for the Estimating function. Specifically, this role provides accurate and timely quantity take-offs, calculations, material control, bid deliveries, and other technical and administrative duties as assigned.

    Essential Duties And Responsibilities

    • Actively supports estimating goals and objectives through completing technical/ administrative projects on time and accurately, providing ongoing support, and proactively resolving challenges and issues.
    • Collaborates across department and supports consistent technical practices and administrative procedures. Adheres to policies, procedures, and standards that protect the company’s interests.
    • Promotes and protects Teichert Construction values including diversity, teamwork, fair work environment, and respect of others in order to maintain a “team” spirit within the business unit and on project teams; works and cooperates with other disciplines within business unit.
    • Promotes and protects the community perception of Teichert.
    • Provides essential assistance in the preparation of project proposals through:

    Interpreting construction project designs and drawings to calculate material quantity requirements (i.e. take-offs) for one or more disciplines (earthwork volumes, underground utilities, material, and topside improvements).



    Qualifications and Requirements

    • High School diploma or GED. Trade school or technical AA degree a plus

    Experience & Industry Expertise

    • On the job training
    • Prior drafting and construction experience a plus

    Specific Job Requirements

    • Successful completion of a pre-employment drug, alcohol, and background investigation
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • Ability to preserve confidential and proprietary information and successfully avoid conflicts-of-interest
    • Current on all company required safety training
    • Knowledge of drafting and ability to read and interpret blueprints preferred
    • Knowledge of geometry and basic trigonometry
    • Ability to utilize computer aided systems and equipment to calculate material quantity requirements
    • Knowledge of company’s Standard Operating Policies and Procedures
    • Ability to consistently appear for work on time
    • Ability to work authorized overtime as required


    • Relationship Management
    • Business Acumen
    • Communications
    • Organization and Management
    • People Development
    • Technology: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, AGTEK
    • Technical competence in construction


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