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 always up for a Chiefs party, Beer Friday, and any other excuse 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.

Benefits

– 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 (excluding during COVID-19 pandemic)

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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Mid-Level Engineer (PE) – 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:

  • Work as part of a small team of engineers and other professionals
  • 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/stamp engineering deliverables

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of structural engineering experience
  • PE license in MO and KS
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and/or Revit
  • Knowledge of the construction industry- residential experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of wood construction and IRC is 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 other
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Field Inspector – Lee’s Summit, MO

This position will entail special inspections on residential construction sites- focusing on the subgrade, concrete footings, concrete foundation walls, etc. Typically, you will be visiting multiple job sites per day in the Kansas City metro area. Inspections require verification to permit plan specifications, contractor consultation, and simple report writing. All inspections will be completed electronically in the field using a tablet. Vehicle will be provided. Overtime may be required during peak season.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum high school diploma or GED with a Construction Technology or similar certification. Associates Degree in related field preferred.

  • Geotechnical or soils experience preferred.
  • Experience or knowledge of residential construction preferred.
  • Reliable and able to manage a schedule and deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required.
  • ICC Reinforced Concrete Certification, ICC Soil Certification preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in construction inspections and/or materials testing.
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