RETTEW is looking for a dynamic and creative Designer to support our Survey/GIS Team

As a Designer, you are  responsible for performing mid-level to complex drafting operations as well as basic to mid-level design using CADD to produce technical drawings. The Designer works independently on drafting assignments and under the supervision of a senior designer, engineer, or project manager on design assignments.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA | Akron, or St. Clairsville, OH

Work Environment: Hybrid options available.  

Benefits & Perks:

• 100% ESOP

• Flexible work environments

• Medical Vision and Dental insurance

• Paid Time Off (no use it or lose it)

• Life insurance and disability

• Employee assistance program

• 401(k) with company match

• Cultural celebrations

• Regular forums on diversity, equity, & inclusion

• Paid registration and certification exam fees

• Tuition reimbursement

• Paid professional association dues


At RETTEW, we empower our employee-owners to rethink what’s possible.  When you meet our team, you will find creators, visionaries, and problem-solvers designing exciting solutions for our clients.  Our company is 100% employee-owned, and we proudly work on projects that protect public health, promote environmental stewardship, and deliver sustainable solutions for our clients and communities. 

We are proud of the culture we have built at RETTEW! We are committed to fostering a climate and culture where all differences are recognized, valued, and respected to create a sense of authentic belonging. This allows everyone the opportunity to achieve success at RETTEW and will enable individuals to fully participate in processes, activities, and decision-making in a way that shares power and responsibility. 

If you have the technical expertise, drive, and collaborative mindset, RETTEW is probably an excellent fit for you!

Responsibilities of a Designer include:

1. Technical Drafting & Design

  • Create mid-level to complex drawings on CADD
  • Perform basic to mid-level design tasks
  • Perform manual systems drafting
  • As applicable, provide input for cost estimating purposes
  • May perform onsite review and / or detailed inspection


2. File Management

  • Properly file all documents following company and service area procedures
  • Maintain organized project files for current work as well as for archive purposes

3. Team Support

  • Serve as a knowledge resource and trainer for less experienced designers and CADD operators 
  • Perform QA/QC in accordance with company standards