Stormwater CAD Designer

PACE is a dynamic and fast-paced advanced water engineering firm seeking a CAD Drafter/Designer to support various engineering drafting needs.


  • Applicants shall be certified in advanced areas of AutoCAD and/or Civil3D use, including the ability to create alignments, plan and profile, and cross-sections for horizontal structures such as pipelines, streambank protection and roads.
  • Applicants shall possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in flood control/drainage and land development design fields.
  • Experience in grading for flood control channels, detention/retention basins, dams, levees, and landfills preferred.
  • Applicants shall demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess the ability to be receptive and adaptive to change.


  1. Prepare project drawings under the direction of Engineers, applying industry plan format standards, while exercising judgement in layout and function.
  2. Create and manage electronic document file structure, naming convention in accordance with company standards.
  3. Work closely with Project Managers and Engineers to set-up and manage contract and construction drawings.
  4. Create and/or modify base drawings, which may be used in a variety of presentation documents.
  5. Can be relied on as productive team member and AutoCAD / Civil 3D user to work a typical set of project construction documents from beginning to end with professional quality output that conforms to company standards.
  6. Must be able to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  7. Follow company CAD standards.
  8. Be organized and be able to keep track of numerous project files through the various phases of design.

Candidate resumes will be evaluated relative to experience and knowledge of all areas of water resources, general civil and land development.

Physical Demand

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands, handle or feel; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms.  The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision; color vision is very helpful. Occasional field work may be required and includes walking through uneven, rugged terrain, requiring good balance, ability to walk moderate to long distances, and good general vision and depth of field vision.

Work Environment

The noise level in the office work environment is moderate.  May be required to work in external environment in all weather conditions.


Competitive salary commensurate with experience and capabilities.

PACE is an equal opportunity employer.
At this time, PACE will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.
Local candidates are preferred. No relocation package is offered.

If interested, please respond to this posting by submitting your resume with salary requirement to: