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Structural Detailer - Lapeyre Stair


New Orleans, LA


Engineering, Manufacturing & Production


Lapeyre Stair


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Lapeyre Stair has an opportunity for an AutoCad Drafter to assist engineers, designers, project managers, and field service technicians, as needed, with the design, development, and installation of industrial equipment for our customers.

Lapeyre Stair is part of the Laitram family of companies. Laitram, L.L.C, a global company, offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet growing company in the private sector. We offer opportunities for continuous improvement, and career advancement. To learn more about our company culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visit our Careers website.


  • Create and detail issued for approval (IFA) packages based on Architectural documents and Lapeyre Stair standards.
  • Create and detail issued for build (IFB) drawings based on equipment requirements and Lapeyre Stair standards.
  • Organize and maintain CAD library. 
  • Work with Designers when clarity is needed to accurately complete IFA packages.
  • Detail drawings as needed for in-house projects.
  • Document time of completion of all tasks in ERP system.


  • High school graduate
  • Able to read Architectural and structural drawings 
  • 3-5 years CAD and detailing experience (3D). 
  • Mechanically competent. 
  • Proficient with Windows, Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point). 
  • Self-managed, team-player, good communication skills, detail oriented. 
  • Adaptability to new processes and roles within the Engineering group. 
  • Fluent in written/spoken English. 

Desired Qualifications

  • More than 5 years CAD experience. 
  • College or vocational/technical degree. 
  • 3D CAD software experience. 
  • Other trade experience (welding, woodworking, electrical, auto mechanic, etc.) 
  • Stair System / Structural Design experience 
  • Experience with current version of AutoCAD, Advanced Steel or Revit.
  • Experience writing RFI’s.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Experience in the construction industry