Position Description

Architectural CAD Operator
Job Category Architecture / Design
Market Location VA - Richmond area
Location VA - Richmond
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NVR has been helping families build their happily ever after since 1948. As a Top 5 US homebuilder, we’re committed to quality and to our customers and we take pride in the nearly 400,000 new homes we have sold and built across the country. Working in the homebuilding industry is tangible and rewarding, but not every job at NVR requires a hard hat. We don’t just sell and build new homes; we also manage teams, acquire land, manufacture materials, provide mortgages to our customers, and provide corporate support to NVR’s multi-billion dollar business operations.

We're looking for a talented CAD operator to join our team and make a direct impact on NVR's homebuilding operations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain assigned portions of project schedule to assure completion overall project deadlines
  • Maintain high quality standards for accuracy of design in line with established procedures and project guidelines
  • Follow written and verbal guidelines to produce construction documents for new or modified house design
  • Fabrication of wall panels, roof framing, and engineer truss components according to design specifications
  • Develop highly detailed and accurate architectural construction documents using industry leading software
  • Consult with Structural and Mechanical Engineers


  • 1-3 years experience with AutoCAD
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an effective communicator
  • High energy with the ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to work effectively on a fast-paced team in a professional environment
  • Associates or Bachelors degree preferred, AET preferred field of study
  • Residential construction or home building experience is a plus

Life at NVR

At NVR, your desire to excel is matched by our commitment to your success and we’ll give you the tools and industry knowledge you need. Our management team is tenured and talented, nearly 80% of them promoted from within, so you’ll find mentors who can share their knowledge, provide career guidance and encourage your success.

NVR also offers benefits among the best in the industry that reflect the strong commitment we have to all of our employees.

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Home Purchase Discount
  • Mortgage and Settlement Services Discounts
  • Comprehensive Health, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) (Full-time employees are eligible to contribute immediately)
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program
  • Vacation and Holidays

In addition to the traditional benefits, we offer all our employees stock ownership through a profit sharing trust as part of our retirement savings package. NVR has had the highest Earnings Per Share growth rate in the homebuilding industry for the past 10 years, so as we grow financially, so do you. #LI-MP1

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Drug Testing and Credit Check are required.
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the United States, as NVR does not provide visa sponsorships.

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