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Higher Job Growth

Over 10-Year Period


Larger Retirement

Great Place to Work


Fort Myers, FL


Full Time


Entry Level

RESPEC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, which includes equal pay for men and women. All information or testing, family and medical leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic is protected by law. Our Affirmative Action Plan for individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are available upon request to any applicant during normal business hours. Pre-employment background check and drug screens are required for all positions.

Civil CAD Designer/Technician

Fort Myers, FL - C-Community Design Solutions

Job Description: DeLisi Fitzgerald, Inc., a Division of RESPEC Company, LLC, is a multiservice consulting company specializing in land-use planning and civil engineering. We have an immediate employment opportunity for a civil CAD technician. The successful candidate will provide CAD support for technical drafting of projects specific to the land-development industry. Assigned projects will vary in size and complexity and be produced in an office team setting with project managers, design engineers, and other CAD operators.

Qualifications: The preferred candidate would have a minimum of 3 years of civil engineering experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D related to land development and municipal engineering projects. The applicant should have experience and considerable knowledge of computerized mapping and computer-aided design techniques, practices, and procedures. A technical-related associate’s degree is preferred but not required if the experience requirement is met. GIS skills and experience with AutoTURN and other ancillary software are beneficial.

Additional qualifications include the following:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products and AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Work with a team on producing plans from survey to final design
  • Perform CAD modifications based on plan markups, sketched information, and verbal direction
  • Create plan and profile drawings from survey data
  • Work efficiently in a high-volume, deadline-driven team environment
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Knowledge of code requirements and design standards specific to local geographic markets within Lee, Collier, Charlotte, and Sarasota Counties
  • Work under the direction of multiple project managers (engineers) and CAD technicians
  • Work independently and with others while working on multiple projects concurrently
  • Strong time-management skills.

Compensation: Salary depends on experience and expertise. Compensation includes a comprehensive fringe-benefits package that consists of medical, vision, and dental insurance; holidays; paid leave; 401(k) Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP); continuing education; and professional societies. RESPEC is a 100% employee-owned company and employees are eligible for participation in the ESOP after a qualifying period.

Available Office Locations: Fort Myers

Interviews: Interviews will be by appointment only.