careers

If you are a motivated, self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit, we have a place for you at GSE
Working at GSE

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. is a multi-discipline engineering firm delivering services ranging from conceptual design to project management. We are committed to hiring the most talented and highly qualified engineering and design professionals in the industry.

A career at GSE offers:
  • A solid leadership and management team
  • An environment that encourages teamwork and professional growth
  • Diversity in projects
  • A safe and rewarding work environment
  • Stability of a financially sound company
  • A great place to begin and cultivate a career
Compensation at GSE includes:
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Health, Dental, and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
Working at GSE

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. is a multi-discipline engineering firm delivering services ranging from conceptual design to project management. We are committed to hiring the most talented and highly qualified engineering and design professionals in the industry.

A career at GSE offers:
  • A solid leadership and management team
  • An environment that encourages teamwork and professional growth
  • Diversity in projects
  • A safe and rewarding work environment
  • Stability of a financially sound company
  • A great place to begin and cultivate a career
Current Openings

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. seeks a Tennessee Registered Land Surveyor in Nashville, TN.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate dailyfunctions of a one- two-or three-person survey crews
  • Ability to calculate and  resolve boundaries based on available documentation.
  • Experience with boundary, topographic, hydrographic and ALTA surveys as well as the ability to calculate points for construction layout.
  • Execute Boundary and Topographic surveys, as-built surveys and construction staking and layout.
  • Knowledge of surveying technology and equipment including GPS, Total Stations, data collection devices, and 3d Scanners.
  • Ensure quality of standards and completeness of all data based on direction and research.
  • Conduct survey data collection and provide interpretation as needed to assist field crews.
  • Maintain industry and state technical standards based on project type.
  • Maintain safe working conditions for all crew members.
  • Directly responsible for direction and actions of field crews.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Must have a current License in good standing to Practice Land Surveying in Tennessee.
  • GSE requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Anassociate or bachelor degree preferred but not required.
  • 10 years experience with various types of land surveying projects with a minimum of 5+ years experience in managing survey crews.
  • Possess knowledge of principals and practice of land surveying with an understanding of legal principals.
  • Must possess strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Must possess strong mathematical, boundary, topographic, and construction layout knowledge.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Some travel may be required.
  • Must have min. 3 years working experience with processing and utilizing Civil 3D for survey drafting.

Salary and Compensation:

Compensation will be determined on level of experience. This position will include opportunities for performance bonuses.

Requires a pre-employment drug screen and background check. All employees are subject to random drug testing or testing per Client specific requirements.

Qualified candidates email resumes to employment@GSEeng.com.

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. seeks a Structural Professional Engineer in Mobile, AL.

Duties:

  • Prepare/review complex engineering calculations
  • Review/mark-up complex drawings
  • Prepare/review technical reports
  • Prepare/review technical specifications
  • Understand constructability of design drawings
  • Perform plan in hand checks of project documents
  • Perform other items as directed by project managers and senior management
  • Good written and verbal communication as it relates to the field and projects

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure project documents are accurately prepared
  • Ensure work product is checked/approved by a senior engineer or discipline lead
  • Ensure work product meets project requirements/goals
  • Ensure work is completed on or before scheduled milestones including coordination and approvals
  • Ensure work is completed within assigned budgets
  • Relay apparent training needs to department head
  • Understand how to use standard software programs
  • Attention to detail
  • Ensure design components meet industry standard
  • Client interaction
  • Budget development
  • Project development
  • Mentor associate engineers, designers, etc


Qualifications:

Requires 5-10 years of commercial and industrial project experience as a Professional Engineer. BS in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering required. PE License required. Heavy industrial experience with piping, P&ID’s, industrial processes, project management and construction engineering required. Experience using tools such as AutoCAD, MS Project and Microsoft Office. Less than 5% domestic and international travel required.


Experience:

10 years of experience as a Structural Engineer in a manufacturing and/or heavy commercial industry; experience preparing complex engineering calculations and designs for “Brown Field” projects; experience performing in-field inspections; good written and verbal communication skills are required; proficient with applicable Building Codes (IBC, ASCE, ACI, AISC); proficient with AutoCad and Excel. Knowledge of Building Information Modeling utilizing REVIT preferred but not required.


Career Development:

  • Project Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Discipline Supervisor

Qualified candidates email resumes to employment@GSEeng.com.

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. seeks a Electrical Professional Engineer in Mobile, AL.

Duties:

  • Prepare/review complex engineering calculations
  • Review/mark-up complex drawings
  • Prepare/review technical specifications
  • Understand constructability of design drawings
  • Perform plan in hand checks of project documents
  • Perform other items as directed by project managers and senior management
  • Good written and verbal communication as it relates to the field and projects
  • Ensure project documents are accurately prepared
  • Ensure work product is checked/approved by a senior engineer or discipline lead
  • Ensure work product meets project requirements/goals
  • Ensure work is completed on or before scheduled milestones including coordination and approvals
  • Ensure work is completed within assigned budgets
  • Relay apparent training needs to department head
  • Understand how to use standard software programs
  • Attention to detail
  • Ensure design components meet industry standard
  • Client interaction
  • Mentor associate engineers, designers, etc


Qualifications:

Requires 3 years of commercial and/or renewable power project experience as a Professional Engineer. BS in Electrical Engineering required. PE License required with interest in obtaining multiple South East USA state licenses. Experience using tools such as 2D/3D AutoCAD and/or Revit, MS Project and Microsoft Office. Less than 10% domestic travel required.


Career Development:

  • Senior Professional Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Discipline Supervisor

Qualified candidates email resumes to employment@GSEeng.com.

Gulf States Engineering, Inc.  seeks a Land Survey Crew Chief in Nashville, TN.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate daily functions of a one- two-or three-person survey crew.
  • Execute Boundary and Topographic surveys, as-built surveys and construction staking and layout.
  • Operate surveying technology and equipment including GPS, Total Stations, data collection devices, and 3d Scanners.
  • Ensure quality of standards and completeness of all data based on direction and research provided by Survey Manager.
  • Conduct survey data collection and provide interpretation
  • Provide accurate sketches and maintain field notes.
  • Maintain industry and state technical standards based on project type.
  • Maintain safe working conditions for all crew members.
  • Directly responsible for direction and actions of field crew


Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. An associate or bachelor degree preferred but not required.
  • 10 years experience with various types of land surveying projects with a minimum of 5+ years experience in managing survey crews as a field crew chief.
  • Operate surveying technology and equipment including GPS, Total Stations, data collection devices, and 3d Scanners.
  • Possess basic knowledge of principals and practice of land surveying with a basic understanding of legal principals.
  • Conduct survey data collection and provide interpretation
  • Must possess strong mathematical, boundary, topographic, and construction layout knowledge.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Maintain safe working conditions for all crew members.
  • Project determined travel will be required. This will require a flexible work schedule.


Career Development:

  • Project Management Training
  • Opportunities for growth within the company
  • Cross discipline training
  • Professional Development


Salary and Compensation:

Compensation will be determined on level of experience, education and geographical location. This position will include opportunities for performance bonuses.

Requires a pre-employment drug screen and background check. All employees are subject to random drug testing or testing per Client specific requirements.

Qualified candidates email resumes to employment@GSEeng.com.

Gulf States Engineering, Inc. seeks a Piping Designer in Mobile, AL.

Duties:

  • Perform design from concept to implementation
  • Perform research to back up design
  • Perform engineering documentation
  • Perform other items as directed by a senior engineer or discipline lead

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure project documents are accurately prepared
  • Have extensive knowledge of common software programs
  • Organizing and maintaining existing engineering records
  • Ensure design components adhere to applicable industry standards
  • Ensure work product is checked/approved by a senior engineer or discipline lead
  • Ensure work product meets project requirements
  • Ensure work is completed on or before scheduled milestones including coordination and approvals
  • Ensure work is completed within assigned budgets
  • Attention to detail
  • Mentoring designers and drafters
  • Relay apparent training needs to department manager


Qualifications:

Requires 10+ years of experience as a Designer or related position. Bachelor or Associate Degree in related field preferred.


Experience:

Experience must include the following: 10 years of experience as a Designer in a manufacturing industry; experience designing and developing drawings for complex equipment foundations and steel framing; experience performing interference checks and coordinating drawings with other disciplines; knowledge of applicable Building Codes (IBC, ASCE, ACI, AISC); proficient with AutoCad and Excel.


Career Development:

  • Project Lead
  • Project Manager

Qualified candidates email resumes to employment@GSEeng.com.

Mobile / Gulfport Openings
Structural Engineer
  • Professional License required
  • Experience in Commercial required
  • Experience in Heavy Industrial preferred
Mechanical Engineer
  • Professional License preferred
  • Experience in Commercial required
  • Experience in Heavy Industrial preferred
Senior Structural Designer
  • Heavy Industrial experience required
  • AutoCAD experience required
  • Revit experience (desired)
Nashville Openings
Structural Engineer
  • Professional License required
  • Experience in Commercial required
  • Experience in Heavy Industrial preferred
Mechanical Engineer
  • Professional License preferred
  • Experience in Commercial required
  • Experience in Heavy Industrial preferred
Senior Structural Designer
  • Heavy Industrial experience required
  • AutoCAD experience required
  • Revit experience (desired)