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Posted on February 2, 2024



Join Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. a leader in the construction industry with over a century of service supporting America’s most important infrastructure projects in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.  Riggs Distler has a reputation as an employer of choice in the industry and promotes a safe, exciting, and team-oriented work environment, empowering people to grow and evolve with our business.

As a Drafter you will create new distribution and service designs for underground natural gas customers. You will provide cost-effective designs and first-class customer service while balancing regulations and engineering standards. The Salary Range is $22.00 an hour – $25.00 an hour.


  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company sponsored Healthcare Plan including Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
  • HSA Account with Company Contribution
  • 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Student Loan Payment & 529 College Saving Program
  • Company Paid:
    • Life & AD&D Insurance
    • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Employee Assistance Program


  • Perform analysis and quality assurance on gas installation paperwork submitted by field personnel
  • Create drawings according to company standards based on field documentation
  • Perform data entry for incoming and outgoing documentation as required
  • Interpret field documents and translate to AUTO-CAD
  • Extensive interaction with field foremen and superintendents
  • Input/check Customer Work Management Information System (WMIS)
  • Log and track all data on as-builts received from field personnel
  • Facilitate and effectively communicate with Superintendent, General Foremen and Foremen to rectify issues discovered on paperwork
  • Create and maintain detailed spreadsheets and check lists to record construction progress on a daily basis
  • Other duties as requested by leadership

Education, Skills, Experience Needed:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; degree in design or related field preferred
  • Proficient user of Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of GIS or similar mapping software is a plus
  • Experience working with underground utilities is preferred
  • Proficient in use of AUTO CAD software and free-hand drafting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required; ability to maintain a high level of professionalism when interacting with all customers
  • Strong customer service skills, with the ability to build relationships
  • Excellent analytical skills with high-level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and plan work activities to be effective and efficient

This job description is subject to change at any time.  It reflects management’s assignment of essential functions and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.  Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested

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