Drafting Technician

PlayCore Holdings, Inc. (HQ)

Fort Payne, AL

Job Details

Job Location:    PlayCore Southern Fulfillment Center - Fort Payne, AL
Position Type:    Full Time
Education Level:    2 Year Degree
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Job Shift:    Day Shift
Job Category:    Design



The Drafting Technician will use AutoCAD, Inventor, 3ds Max Design and other tools as required to generate 2D & 3D geometry and renderings of GameTime products and maintain same


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Use AutoCAD, Inventor and other tools as required to generate 2D & 3D geometry of GameTime Products and maintain same
  • Use 3ds Max Design, Photoshop and other tools as required to generate high quality renderings of playground equipment and overall site plans
  • Help troubleshoot custom GameTime software issues with representative offices by phone or by e-mail
  • Use custom GameTime software as needed to create proposals for special projects for the Marketing/Sales department
  • Help develop, test and distribute custom GameTime software
  • Help with traveling and training representatives on custom GameTime software
  • Other duties may be assigned by Manager or Supervisor.


  • Analytical Decision-Making
  • Communication
  • Learning & Development
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Professionalism & Integrity
  • Risk-Taking/Creative Thinking
  • Teamwork & Relationship-Building
  • Results Orientation

Education and/or Experience

2-year degree in Drafting / CAD or equivalent experience


There will be training that will require travel to representatives’ office(s) throughout the country. The travel is approximately less than 5% of time.

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Must have the ability to write routine reports and correspondence as well as be able to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

Reasoning Ability

Must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should be proficient AutoCAD, Inventor, 3ds Max Design, Photoshop and other tools as required to generate high quality renderings.

An individual must have knowledge of 3D rendering software, 2D & 3D design and visualization, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint software.

as well as extensive experience with MS Windows 7, MS Windows 8 and/or MS Windows 10.

Other Skills

  • detail oriented and well organized
  • excellent verbal communication skills along with problem solving skills
  • ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • basic clerical and math skills

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will frequently walk and sit; use hands and fingers, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or listen.

The employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. (50 pounds is the max)

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.