CAD Technician

Berkeley, CA

Stillwater Sciences seeks a highly motivated technician to provide support to civil engineering and restoration projects throughout California and the Pacific Northwest. 

The CAD Technician will be responsible for:

  • Work as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team of engineers, geomorphologists, biologists, and other professional staff
  • Draft, produce, and edit engineered plans in AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Draft technical reports and organize data
  • Ability to create maps and interface with GIS a plus

Qualified applicants should possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or physical science, and some related work experience; coursework in biological sciences a plus
  • Fundamental skills in AutoCAD Civil3D including plan production, surface manipulation, and grading; experience in GIS and/or other mapping software a plus
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a deadline-oriented environment as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Proficiency in Word and Excel
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively to organize resources, analyze data, ability to prioritize workload, and confidently interact with project team members

About Stillwater Sciences:

Stillwater Sciences ( is an environmental consulting firm specializing in scientifically-based solutions to aquatic, terrestrial, and watershed resource managementWe assist government agencies, NGOs, and private clients with environmental problem solving, planning, and permitting using a multi-disciplinary approach that integrates physical and biological processes.  We have 65 dedicated and enthusiastic employees located along the West Coast in six main offices. We maintain a collaborative work environment that promotes productive and rigorous applied scientific research. We pride ourselves on defining and shaping our individual careers in a way that provides a healthy rhythm of work and life responsibilities. Success at Stillwater requires a healthy blend of passion, initiative, commitment, flexibility, and teamwork. Stillwater Sciences is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and recently began an employee ownership transition process.

How to apply

Availability, Compensation and Application Details:

Full-time position with benefits after 3 months.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Stillwater Sciences provides a competitive compensation package including a 401(k) plan and full health and dental care. 

Please send a cover letter (including your requested salary range) with a resume in MS Word or PDF format to:

Please write “CAD Technician” in the subject line.

Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered.

Resume closing date is April 14; position will remain open until filled.

Electronic submissions preferred.