Ivan C. Dutterer is currently hiring!

Incorporated in 1959, Ivan C. Dutterer, Inc. takes great pride in producing the finest quality handcrafted custom architectural woodwork for America’s most beautiful homes.

In order to accomplish this, we need talented and experienced individuals to work in our Custom Millwork Shop in Hanover, PA.

If you have prior work experience, training, or industry knowledge in any of the following; please contact us or Apply online to express interest in one of our career openings:

  • If you have prior work experience, training, or industry knowledge in any of the following; please contact us or Apply online to express interest in one of our career openings:

    • Lumber Prep / sizing stock from rough lumber
    • Millworking
    • Woodworking
    • Cabinet building / cabinet construction
    • Painting / Finishing

    Please include a current Resume, if available. If not, apply with full name, contact information, and a brief cover message explaining your interest and experience.

    Competitive pay commensurate with experience; full benefits including medical, dental, paid leave, holidays, and a 401K plan are available after 60 days of employment.

    Pre-employment Drug Screening is required.

    Typical work week is Monday to Friday 6:00 am to 2:30 pm. Some flex hours and/or overtime is to be expected based on seasonal needs.

    Ivan C. Dutterer Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

    Job Type: Full-time

Immediate Openings

Project Manager – Architectural Wood Manufacturing / Construction

Candidate will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of a custom manufactured project for the building industry.  Background in construction or wood manufacturing strongly desired.  The proper candidate will be organized and able to handle multiple aspects of several projects and customers simultaneously.  Required to be able to manage customer’s needs from design all the way through delivery of finished goods. Requires excellent communication skills and record keeping.

Duties include:

  • Manage details for custom manufactured goods
  • Work with customers to get signed approvals and shop drawings
  • Make site visits to get field conditions (when applicable)
  • Work closely with customers to maintain accurate timelines for approvals and production
  • Process all paperwork for internal manufacturing and submittals for billing


Assistant Project Manager

Candidate will assist the project manager with developing required documents for custom production.  Able to work closely with the leading PM and with customers to review shop drawing and work orders for accuracy prior to manufacturing.  Basic understanding of the construction industry and able to read and understand construction drawings required.  Position requires strong attention to detail and the coordination of multiple items simultaneously on several projects at a time.

Duties include:

  • Review shop drawings and work orders for accuracy
  • Process work orders for scheduling into production
  • Assist PM in communication with customers.


Estimator adept with Residential and Commercial Construction Drawings

This person will have the knack for reviewing Blueprints from a Business Development perspective and experience doing take-offs from those Drawings.  Prior experience in Architectural Millwork and Custom Cabinetry is required.  This person will support Sales & Production Teams in Hanover, PA and White Marsh, MD.  The day to day of the job will include reviewing RFQs for accuracy and for Business Development opportunities, and forwarding relevant requests to the appropriate Company Division or Department.  This opportunity does have a potential career path to Senior Estimator / Project Manager.

  • Analyze detailed blueprints and specifications to provide take off and quotes on all millwork products.
  • Manage bid submission requirements for public and private bids.
  • Compile entire estimate for review prior to submission.
  • Analyze bids and proposals to validate cost and scope of work.
  • Proactively develop relationships to expand & strengthen customer base.
  • Provide value engineering throughout the RFQ Phase.
  • Maintain open lines of communication between internal departments such as Project Manager, Drafting and Sales.
  • Identify potential clients, their construction needs & how best to service them.
  • Able to converse with Architects, Builders, Designers on specific aspects of their projects.
  • Manage bid process to ensure bid is on time.
  • Document, organize and maintain project information.
  • Create and organize documentation into bid files.
  • Request bid documents from various entities.
  • Prepare written proposals for prospective projects.
  • Estimate change orders.
  • Collect and review quotations from vendors.

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