Design and draft minor residential wood framed addition. Work includes seismic design per
ASCE 7-05 and wood frame design for the addition. All work in english units. Knowledge of
California Codes is a plus. Requires ACAD program. Work will be divided into milestones
fixed schedules. First phase-drafting existing foundation and floor plans, elevations if required.
Second phase-placement of structural details on plans, Third phase-structural design.
Fourth phase-alter general details to job specific details. Fifth phase-red line drawings.
We will provide structural details and template sheet. Calculations shall be typed. knowledge of
the 2010 California Building Code is a plus. Most codes are downloadable online.
Understanding of seismic design for residential wood framed building is a must. Knowledge,
of how wood framed structures are constructed is a must.
Contractor should have property tables for wood members, Hardy frame literature, have knowledge of
wood shearwall design, design of holdowns, Simspon catalog, epoxy bolt design in
"cracked" concrete design procedures. Utilization of free downloadable simpson holddown design
Pay will be fixed with price determined from hour estimation of work. Payement will be made upon
completion of each phase. We reserve the right to terminate the contractor if work is not on schedule
and /or after any phase or job assignment.
Potential for year round work, depending on skills.