Bennett & Pless Structural Engineers
Experience Structural Expertise

Design Engineer

Charlotte, NC

 Bennett & Pless is currently looking for a qualified engineer to assist in the design of varied structures across multiple sectors including, but not limited to, commercial, public and industrial. We are a high-performance firm and we are continually seeking self-motivated, client-focused team members suited to our unique culture.

Job Functions:

  • Designing structural systems for a variety of project types, including muti-level office, distribution, commercial, self-storage, adaptive re-use, and renovations and existing facility analysis

  • Perform structural analysis of various structure types in modeling programs

  • Preparation and processing of structural documents/studies for review by senior engineer per QA/QC guidelines

  • Experience should include steel and concrete design in low to mid-rise structures, or other specialty structures.  Shallow and deep foundation system design experience.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, manage multiple projects, tasks and deadlines, and bring each to completion

  • Coordinating information across all disciplines to ensure deliverables are compliant with client expectations and structural group’s quality levels

  • Ability to identify applicable codes in project-specific jurisdictions and apply to the project

  • Ability to produce drawings for Revit designer personnel or self-perform as required

  • Review shop drawings for compliance with structural drawings

  • Experience with industry standard software, including but not limited to Microsoft products, RISA, Bentley (RAM) products, EnerCalc, etc.

  • Strong knowledge of MS Excel, MathCAD, or other programming experience

  • Strong communication skills are required

  • Revit experience a plus

  • Post-tension concrete experience a plus


  • Minimum four-year degree in civil/structural engineering

  • EIT or PE (required)

  • 1 to 5 years of experience in structural engineering fields

  • Previous experience with structural modeling software

  • Demonstrated mastery in multi-tasking

  • Effective in an entrepreneurial culture, working independently and as part of a team

  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision. Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as presented

    Ready to join us? Apply today!