Project Technician

St. Louis, MO


  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • US work authorization (Required)



The CD Companies is a leading national engineering and architecture firm with five divisions working across a broad variety of sectors including early childhood education, hospitality, medical, assisted living, industrial, retail, office, mixed-use, and governmental.  The CD Companies is seeking articulate, organized, ambitious, and motivated individuals to join our team with no prior experience required! We have open full-time entry-level positions in both the Architectural and Engineering Fields.  This job will include full in-person paid training through our ELEVATE program to become an Architectural or Engineering Technician.


  • Guided training through our ELEVATE program by architects and engineers in one or more of the following programs: AutoCAD, Revit, Photoshop, and Civil 3D.
  • Preparing construction plans and documents using new proficiency in drafting programs.
  • Coordinating and consulting with architects and engineers to complete projects.
  • Tracking and reporting project progress.
  • Performing other duties assigned in an orderly and efficient manner.


  • No prior relevant job experience required.
  • Proficiency in Word
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Excellent time management, organization, and communication skills
  • The ability to self-direct and multitask in a professional office environment
  • Experience in the construction industry is a plus
  • Previous experience with an architecture or engineering firm is a big plus

Join Us

Our culture rewards talented, motivated, and dedicated individuals displaying the desire to learn and grow with the opportunity to lead and manage early in their careers, with aptitude valued over tenure. Excellent professional development is available, as is the ability to further your education. As an employee-owned company with nearly a third of its staff participating, we offer the potential for ownership to those that are willing to earn it.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 – $18.00 per hour


We offer competitive compensation packages with premium benefits. Your comprehensive benefits package includes health, dental, and vision insurance, 401K, education sponsorship, 8 paid holidays per year, 17 days per year of personal time off (vacation and or sick leave), parental leave, long-term disability, short-term disability, professional development opportunities and more.

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • St. Louis, MO 63143: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • No relevant prior job experience required.

Work Location:

  • One location

No phone calls or agencies please.