Careers

Estes Russell Engineering values a collaborative work environment where every member of our team has the opportunity to professionally grow and contribute to our clients success.  We look for individuals that share our core values of Service, Quality, and Integrity.  Thank you for your interest in joining our team.

Estes Russell Engineering is accepting resumes for the following positions:

Structural Engineer (Chattanooga Office)

Position Responsibilities

Some of the key responsibilities for the Structural Engineer position include:

  • Providing technical expertise in the management and design of buildings. 

  • Performing structural design and analysis of steel, concrete, and timber structure elements utilizing structural software.

  • Application of code requirements to designs.

  • Developing and checking plan details.

  • Preparing cost estimates, technical reports, and specifications for buildings, retaining walls, and other structures.

  • Motivating, directing, and evaluating company associates while they are functioning in a roll or engaging in an activity associated with a project.

Candidate Qualifications

  • Four year college degree from an accredited institution in structural engineering.

  • Possession of professional licensure as a PE is required.

  • Requires 2 years of experience in the design and analysis of buildings and other structures.

  • Independently managed the structural design of buildings.

  • Experience with various types of structural design and detailing software including AutoCAD, and Revit is desirable

  • Must possess a strong desire for self-development and growth of the skills and knowledge needed to be effective and successful in this position and career filed.

  • Must have excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with employees, vendors, and clients.

CAD Draftsman (Chattanooga Office)

Position Responsibilities:

  • Use mark-ups provided by the engineer to develop accurate drafting and complete site design layouts from concept to construction documents in Autodesk Civil 3D and/or MicroStation.

  • Ensure all drawings are prepared efficiently and checked for completeness and accuracy before providing them to the Project Manager.

  • Communicate with internal team members, other engineering or architectural disciplines, and Government agencies to obtain information needed for drawings.

  • Attend project planning meetings with project managers when needed.

  • Assist in data collection and/or field verification when needed.

 

Candidate Qualifications

  • Proficiency in the use of Autodesk AutoCAD or Microstation is required. 

  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D is highly preferred, but not required.

  • Experience with site grading, surfaces, road alignments, surfaces and civil plan set development is highly preferred, but not required.

  • Experience working with surveying and/or mapping data is preferred.

  • Strong reasoning, mathematical, and geometrical skills and the ability to apply them to a wide range of engineering problems is required.

  • Must be a person who is focused on self-development and growth of the skills and knowledge needed to be effective and successful in this position and career field.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Windows, Outlook, Word, and Excel.

  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills to work in a fast -paced environment where meeting deadlines is essential to success.

Civil Engineering Intern (Chattanooga Office)

 

Position Responsibilities

  • Use knowledge of general civil engineering concepts including system hydraulics, surveying and topographic mapping, geotechnical considerations, grading, utility investigations and analyses.

  • Assists team in preparing civil designs, drawings, specifications, presentations and reports.  

  • Conduct basic calculations and perform other duties as assigned and under the supervision of a Professional Engineer.

  • Assists the civil team in plan submittal review responses, responses to requests for information, and shop drawings.

Candidate Qualifications

  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering and have an Engineering Intern Certification. 

  • Basic understanding of general concepts of relevant areas of civil engineering design including sanitary sewer, geotechnical, survey, storm water/drainage design, road design, erosion and sediment control, and grading. 

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Ability to interpret sketches, engineering drawings, and other similar material.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, as well as relevant discipline software programs, which may include AutoCAD, Civil3D, and/or Microstation.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

If you would like to submit your resume, please use the upload tool on this page.

Estes Russell Engineering is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected status.

Estes Russell Engineering, Inc.

Chattanooga: 6400 Lee Highway, Suite 109, Chattanooga, TN 37421

Nashville: 2 International Plaza, Suite 410, Nashville, TN 37217

Phone: 423-800-7998

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