Drafter/Designer (Land Development) - Wyoming Office

We have an opportunity for a Drafter/Designer to assist our Civil//Land Development and Municipal Services Departments in our Wyoming Valley office. Our (land development) designers work on various project types, including: commercial land developments; institutional land developments (i.e., schools); residential subdivisions; and perform storm water analysis. Because our employees are usually involved in several projects at one time, involving numerous team members (such as project manager, engineer, and CADD technician/designer), exceptional communications skills and the ability to work well with others is essential.

Drafters/Designers are expected to take an idea from concept to reality – to be responsible for the creation, production and completion of the entire drawing set.


  • Learn and maintain the drafting standards as established by the Design Staff Supervisor.

  • Maintenance and storage of drawing files for active projects on servers.

  • Produce drawings (such as various topographic and survey plans) from raw survey data through the finished product under the supervision of the Survey department & entire project team.

  • Work closely with project team via computer-aided design (Civil3d) to transform initial rough product designs into working documents.

  • Follow established technical specifications to prepare drawings and assists in design drafting. This may include the design of plans, elevations/sections, and details

  • Consult with project team and engineers regarding model accuracy, design, and drafting standards.

  • Review engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards.

  • Coordinate/back-check drawing sets to ensure information is correct.

  • Assist in the preparation of land development plans and correspondence with the project team, including design aspects such as site layout, grading, utility design.

  • Stay current with the latest developments in CAD (Civil3d), with assistance of the Department Manager and Design Staff Supervisor. 

Requirements include:

  • Proficiency/experience in AutoCAD Civil3D.

  • Technical degree in drafting or related course work.

  • Several years of experience in the field or in a related area.

  • Knowledgeable in codes and regulations and ensure that designs meet these requirements.

  • Experience in land development projects a plus.

  • Design experience a plus.

  • Ability to work as part of a team.

  • Ability to travel to the Lehigh Valley office for training.