Careers

ACOT Engineering Careers

Job Opportunities

ACOT is a respected engineering firm specializing in construction management and engineering services with offices in St. Louis, MO, Chicago, IL, Memphis, TN and Jackson, MS. We continually seek highly talented, and motivated, individuals, to join our team. We are an equal opportunity employer that offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, (401)K, life, long-term disability insurance, and paid vacation.

Current Disciplines

Civil Engineers

Experience in highway, roadway and street design to meet Department of Transportation (DOT) specification – stormwater and site experience is required for this position.  A P.E. license in MO, IL, TN and/or MS is preferred.  E.I.T. will be considered, or ability to obtain the P.E. license within 9 months of employment.

Education  – BS or MS in civil engineering from the accredited university.

Structural Engineers

Experience in performing numerical analysis using GT, STRUDL & STAAD PRO. Experience in current practices, building codes, and industry software is a must. Ability to develop structural layout is required. Candidate must be able to develop and design outfit structures from stairs and platforms. Candidate must have a good working knowledge of AutoCAD in 2-D. Familiarity with AutoCAD-3D is desirable, as is experience in V5 or similar parametric systems. A P.E. License in MO, MS, IL and/or TN is preferred, or ability to obtain the P.E. license within 9 months of employment. E.I.T. will be considered.

Education – BS or MS in structural engineering from an accredited university

Mechanical Engineers

Experience in HVAC load calculations, equipment selection, ductwork layout, hydronic design and DDC system design is needed. Plumbing and fire protection design experience is desirable. A P.E. License in MO, MS, IL and/or TN is preferred, or ability to obtain the P.E. license within 9 months of employment. E.I.T. will be considered.

Education – BS/MS mechanical engineering from an accredited university.

Professional Experience – 5 years Experience in HVAC design, AutoCAD, Microstation (2007) and Load Analysis Program Experience

Electrical Engineers

Experience in electrical system design, production of construction documents and construction administration in the areas of lighting systems, electrical power distribution, and building communication systems. Other experience including emergency Power Generation, Fire Alarm Systems, Intercom Systems, Security Systems, Closed Circuit Television Systems and Control Systems is desired. A P.E. License in MO, MS, IL or TN is preferred, or ability to obtain the P.E. license within 9 months of employment. E.I.T. will be considered.

Education – BS in electrical engineering from an accredited university.

Professional Experience – 5 years experience in building, electrical systems design with AutoCAD & Microstation (2004) experience is desirable.

CAD/Designer

Must have strong Civil and Structural experience. Other experience required includes Catia, Microstation (2004), GEOPAK.  Experience working with DOT specifications is a plus. 3-5 years professional experience desired.

Education – Associate degree.

Why ACOT

ACOT Associates Group is a fully integrated construction management, engineering and technical services organization with capabilities to support the full project lifecycle from inception through completion to occupancy. We offer planning, engineering, architectural design and program/construction management.

ACOT has an established presence in major cities in the Midwest, USA, and Sub-Sahara Africa. Our comprehensive skills and expertise are a valued resource to our clients around the world.

Our values are the foundation on which ACOT builds its long-lasting Engineering and Construction Management relationships. Our values include:

  • Quality – Provide the most up-to-date knowledge and services through skilled, seasoned professionals
  • Integrity – Emphasize respect and honesty and ceaselessly do what is right for our clients, staff, and community
  • Client-focused – Clients are our most valued asset and our delivery of services is always centered around their needs
  • Communication – Strive for clear, honest, and easy communication between all parties