Stormwater Management CAD Designer

PACE is seeking a CAD Designer to support various engineering drafting needs. Applicants shall possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in the civil AutoCAD design field. Candidates should be certified in AutoCAD and Civil 3D. A good understanding of hydraulic, hydrologic, grading, and/or other pertinent areas of civil engineering concepts as well as the standard US codes and standards that are in effect regarding those disciplines is desired. Our projects include a wide variety of engineering such as drainage / flood control improvement plans, as well as technical study exhibits to support drainage and hydrology analysis. Drainage and flood control improvement plans can include a variety of drainage structures, including dams, levees, underground storm drain systems, flood control channels, streambank revetments, and detention basins. Good CAD skills desired include preparing exhibits, construction drawings (plan, profiles, sections, and details). Applicants should be organized and be able to keep track of numerous project files through the various phases of design.


  • Should be certified in advanced areas of AutoCAD / Civil 3D use or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience predominantly in drainage / flood control and land development.
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to be receptive and adaptive to change.


  • Make revisions to project drawings marked up by the client and/or Engineer.
  • Create and manage electronic document file structure, naming convention in accordance with company standards.
  • Work closely with Project Managers and Engineers to set up and manage contract and construction drawings.
  • Create and/or modify base drawings, which may be used in a variety of presentation documents.
  • Can be relied on as a productive team member and AutoCAD / Civil 3D user to work a typical set of project documents from beginning to end with professional quality output that conforms to company standards.
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects at the same time.
  • Follow CAD standards.

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 fieldwork 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 an 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.

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