Duffield Associates, Inc. CAD Technician/Designer - 4+ years experience in Wilmington, Delaware

Duffield Associates, Inc. is an award-winning engineering and science consulting firm specializing in civil, environmental, and geotechnical engineering, construction consulting and testing services. Established in 1976, Duffield has grown to include a professional and technical staff of over 100 individuals. The firm’s headquarters is located in a historic barn and farmhouse in Pike Creek Valley outside of Wilmington, Delaware. We have regional offices in Georgetown and Dover, Delaware, Center City Philadelphia and Carlisle, Pennsylvania and Bel Air, Maryland.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Assist Project Managers and Engineers with technical drafting and land/site development design.

  • Perform technical engineering work associated with land development and/or water resources:

  • stormwater management drafting/design and erosion & sediment control drafting/design;

  • site grading;

  • prepare plans for agency/municipal;

  • completion of various record and construction plans for land development projects and associated permitting applications ;

  • traffic study exhibits and/or commercial entrance drafting/design.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate’s degree in civil engineering or related field or experience in Civil/Site related AutoCAD.

  • 4+ years of experience in land development civil-site engineering, pref. in NCC, DE.

  • Strong background with AutoCAD required – familiarity with Civil 3D a plus.

  • Familiarity with HydroCAD or other stormwater modeling software a plus.

  • Knowledge of site layout, parking lot design, green infrastructure practices, such as bioretention systems, permeable pavement, and infiltration systems.

  • Familiarity with ArcGIS software a plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Candidate should be a critical thinker, be willing to learn through trial and error, be self-motivated and willing to put the full effort towards the task at hand.

  • Candidate should have a strong desire to grow and advance as a CAD technician/designer

Qualified candidates, please submit a resume and cover letter with your salary requirements.

Duffield Associates is proud to offer a wide variety of benefits to our eligible employees. Each eligible employee receives a Benefit Contribution to spend as he/she pleases on plans such as:

  • 5 choices of medical plans

  • Several choices of dental and vision insurance

  • Ancillary benefits such as: Life Insurance, critical illness, accident insurance, Teledoc, Pet insurance, Legal assistance.

    Additional benefits:

  • Company provided Short-term and Long-term Disability

  • 401k and Roth 401k with company match of 50% of employee contribution up to 6%.

  • 8 paid holidays

  • Minimum of 80 hours of vacation plus 40 hours of sick time.

  • Outreach activities such as blood drives, adopt-a-highway, American Heart Association Awareness activities.