Job Posting

Design Technician

  Lake Elmo   Full Time   Architectural


If you are a proactive problem solver that thrives in a fast-paced and dynamic setting, consider a career as a Design Technician at our Lake Elmo office.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Provide architectural design drawings and solutions on assigned projects, revise existing drawings as requested.
  • Exhibit competence with computer assisted drawing (CAD) and drawing sheet organization.
  • Regularly exercise discretion and independent judgment to ensure accuracy and to independently apply technical concepts and designs.
  • Engage in evaluation of possible courses of action and execute a decision after various options have been thoroughly evaluated.
  • Timely and regular attendance to complete job duties and responsibilities.


  • A technical degree in an architecture or design related field is preferred. Applicable work experience may be substituted for education requirements.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and Revit software.
  • Valid driver’s license and a “clean” driving record for insurability with our carrier is preferred.

Skills and Attributes

  • Demonstrate a high level of accuracy and stable work performance.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with grammatical accuracy in written English required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to communicate effectively across all levels of the firm and engage different personality types.
  • Ability to take direction, make interpretations, and offer suggestions while ensuring a high level of quality in all deliverables.
  • Embrace new technologies and constantly strive for greater efficiencies through process or technology.
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and customer service skills.
  • Self-starter, capable of working independently or within a team.
  • Positive can-do attitude

We offer competitive benefits and compensation, including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan with company match, and flexible work schedules, as well as a range of professional growth and development opportunities.

DSGW recognizes the value of diversity in our workplace. DSGW is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to Affirmative Action.

**To Apply**
Please upload a resume and cover letter and complete the online application.