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Headquartered in Bensalem, PA and founded in 1999, EDA Contractors holds an extensive portfolio of experience related to the exterior envelope of commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings. EDA achieves excellence by integrating design knowledge, continuous training, and accountability into every facet of the company.

EDA provides a wide range of comprehensive services: Air & Vapor Barriers, Green Roof Systems, Masonry, Repair & Maintenance, Roofing & Sheetmetal, Siding & Wall Panels, Slate & Cooper Roofing, and Waterproofing.

EDA is a growth and customer-oriented organization. We are proud to foster a workplace culture that has been recognized with several Top Workplace awards.

We are searching for a skilled CAD/CAM Fabrication drafter to join our team. This position creates fabrication nests and CNC programs for router table cutting machines that are used in manufacturing of ACM and aluminum exterior building cladding. Drafter utilizes shop drawings and jobsite measurements to create accurate layout and part drawings for job orders. They will utilize CAM software to program parts for daily production. The drafter will ensure that orders are nested and compiled to maximize material utilization.


Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare accurate panel layout drawings for fabrication using AutoCAD and/or AXYZ Panelbuider design software. Utilize jobsite field dimensions and job specific shop drawings to produce job specific panel design layout.
  • Manage jobs through design of drawings to release to the shop for fabrication
  • Read blueprints and AutoCAD drawings
  • Attention to detail and ability to focus on task assignments to meet project timelines
  • Develop and maintain communication with site foreman and supers
  • Review panel shop drawings and give feedback to PMs, supers on feasibility of fab and install; communicate changes to foreman
  • Produce accurate part files, nests, packaging, QC info for fabrication shop
  • Work within job schedules to meet fabrication needs and install deadlines

Skills Desired

  • Familiarity and skill with interpreting technical drawings, blueprints, AutoCAD drawings, architectural drawings.
  • Relevant work Experience in manufacturing industry; fabricated metal, architectural sheet metal, exterior cladding, and/or commercial construction a plus.
  • Knowledge and experience with 3D scanning and point cloud data extraction a bonus but not required.
  • Familiar with construction practices, workflows and materials – specifically weather barriers, metal panel systems, roofing, flashings a bonus but not required.
  • Command of AutoCAD and experience with CAM software preferred.
  • Must have strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team; ability to closely follow directions
  • Should have a positive and professional attitude.
  • Dedicated, reliable, self-motivated individual with strong organizational capabilities– Ability to ensure that the project deadlines are completed timely, able to manage workload on multiple priorities and work well under time-pressured deadlines.
  • Must be flexible and adaptable in a continuously changing environment and able to work the necessary hours in order to meet deadlines and provide a quality product to clients.


  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance with medical, dental and vision
  • 401K eligible after 2 months, company matching at 4% after one (1) year of employment
  • Performance based merit increase
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Companywide events

This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.

Apply Today

Ready to join the EDA team? Apply today so we can review your qualifications. We will reach out to you if we think you are a good fit!