Survey/CAD Technician

Otter Creek Engineering
East Middlebury, VT
Full Time
1 week ago

Otter Creek Engineering is seeking a full-time Survey / CAD Technician to join our team. This position includes design work related to site design and linear infrastructure projects. As a member of our team, you will take part in topographic surveys and prepare base mapping for a variety of surveys, including ALTA’s, Topographic Surveys, Subdivision Plats, Improvement Survey Plats, Property and Easement Descriptions, and Exhibits and for both public and private sector clients.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Project Managers & Surveyors completing a variety of survey drafting tasks to include subdivision plats, Topographic surveys, ALTA, boundary, and ROW deliverables,
  • Job Calculation (Reviewing of field crew notes),
  • Proficient in combining topographic surfaces – LIDAR and traditional survey surfaces with points and break lines,
  • Coordinating with Crew Chiefs and Project Managers, as well as other technicians,
  • Be passionate about providing exceptional customer service, and
  • Work proactively with coworkers to maximize efficiency and project performance.


  • 3 years of prior survey related drafting experience,
  • Detail-oriented & self-starter,
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D, Microsoft Office, and the ability to learn and use new software,
  • Track record of steady progression of drafting skills,
  • Graduation from a standard high school or possession of a G.E.D. Certificate,
  • Valid Driver’s License, and
  • Strong desire to live, work and play in Vermont.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of drafting experience
  • Survey Fieldwork experience preferred
  • Strong Math skills
  • CAD-related College Degree


  • Salary Commensurate with Experience
  • Medical Insurance for You and Your Family
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time
  • In-House and External Training
  • Industry Memberships and Conferences
  • Mentoring and Annual Reviews
  • Profit-Sharing and 401k Match
  • Hybrid Remote and Office Workplace Environment
  • Company Outings, Activities, and Parties

Please email a .pdf of your resume with a cover letter in the body of the email to and

404 East Main Street
PO Box 712
East Middlebury, Vermont 05740