Everstead Careers

Everstead is a fast-growing engineering and design firm that provides a wide variety of services for the residential industry including new construction, structural troubleshooting of existing homes, and custom home plans. Everstead has continued to experience high growth because of our excellent service and innovative problem-solving that help our clients be more successful on their projects.

Why Work at Everstead

Everstead is proud to be one of Kansas City’s Fastest Growing Businesses and strives to provide a collaborative and fun work environment. We take our work seriously but are looking for any reason to have a good time together. While we believe in fostering great relationships with your teammates, we encourage our employees to maintain a healthy work-life balance with generous flex PTO.

Our company environment promotes both independent work and team cooperation. Our entire team is involved with projects, business strategies, client management, and ways to improve internal systems. Everyone on our team fully participates in our growth and knows that they are directly influencing the success of our company.


– 50% Paid Employee Health Insurance
– 3% Company Match on Retirement Plan
– Flex PTO
– 7 Paid Holidays
– Gym Membership
– Office Snacks and Drinks
– Family Events/Get Togethers

Open Positions

Structural Engineer – Lee’s Summit, MO

Everstead is looking for a highly motivated engineer with excellent communication and people skills to help grow our team. Our ideal candidate is a self-starter that loves problem-solving and sees challenges as opportunities. We embrace technology and are looking for someone who can easily learn and navigate modern software platforms.

Job Description:

  • Engineering of all aspects of residential structures
  • Structural troubleshooting of existing structures and designing innovative solutions
  • Provide engineering consulting for a variety of clients including homeowners, builders, and developers- in the office and in the field.
  • Review engineering deliverables

Desired Qualifications/Strengths:

  • 2-5 years of structural engineering experience
  • PE license a plus
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and/or Revit
  • Knowledge of construction industry- Residential experience a plus
  • Knowledge of wood construction and IRC a plus
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Great communicator with excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of different project types and disciplines
  • Entrepreneurial, results-driven, strategic thinker, detail-oriented, and organized
  • Self-motivated and able to motivate others
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Architectural Designer – Lee’s Summit, MO

We are seeking an Architectural Designer with a passion or experience in residential home design and light commercial. This position will join our Architectural Designer and work together to grow the design department.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Evaluate potential clients and conduct lead follow-up processes such as phone calls and portfolio presentations to drive client acquisition.

  • Work with the existing department member to set department goals and estimate work hours.
  • Communicate and collaborate with engineers and office admin.
  • Work with clients to understand their needs and limitations and translate their vision into stamped, complete plans.
  • For remodel or addition projects, document existing structure as needed by reviewing as-built documentation and taking field measurements.
  • Ensure projects stay on schedule, within internal budgets, and meet client expectations.
  • See projects from start to completion in a largely independent studio environment.

Desired Qualifications/Strengths:

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture.
  • 1-4 years of architectural experience, with an interest or background in single-family new construction, multi-family new construction, large-scale additions, and remodels.
  • Proficient with Revit and AutoCAD, Microsoft Suite, and Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Experience with Trello or other Kanban task management tools is preferred.
  • Able to drive within the Kansas City metro area to client homes (vehicle provided).
  • Growth-minded and excited to help drive the success of a busy Design team.
  • Please include a link to your portfolio in your resume.
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