Civil Engineer

Power Consulting Associates, Inc. (PCA), a 100% employee owned, Nashville based construction oversight, engineering, and consulting firm specializing in the power industry is seeking a Civil Engineer for the Nashville office.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate of a Civil Engineering program from an ABET accredited college with experience in civil site design. Experience in design of transmission and distribution lines preferred..

Candidate would be required to meet the needs of PCA’s diverse client base of utilities, developers, and contractors. Design work will focus on providing innovative, economic, and constructible designs complying with local and federal regulations while meeting client’s standards and preferences.

Minimum Qualifications include:

  •  Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Structural or Geotechnical)
  •  Engineer-in-Training License (Or ability to obtain with 3 months)
  •  1-5 years of experience in Civil Site Design
  •  0-3 Years of Experience in Overhead Line Design

Specialized knowledge:

  •  Construction background and/or understanding
  •  Fundamentals of Surveying


  •  Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project)
  •  Working knowledge in the following areas is a plus: PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE, L-Pile, MFAD/H-FAD, CAD (AutoCAD and/or MicroStation), GIS software (Quantum GIS, Global Mapper, Google Earth, etc.), and survey/LiDAR data manipulation.

Travel :

  •  Based on project needs, typically 10% - 30% per month


  •  Negotiable based on experience.

Benefits package includes::

  •  Medical/Dental/Vision
  •  Company paid Life & LTD Insurance
  •  401k Retirement Plan
  •  Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  •  Paid Vacation and Holidays

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Final Candidates will be subject to background and motor vehicle checks as allowed with federal & state regulations. PCA is a Drug-Free Workplace. Pre-employment drug testing is required. PCA participates in E-Verify.

The PCA team has been called upon by a diverse client base ranging from small facility operators to the largest electric utility in the US to provide a host of services for the transmission and distribution of energy.

Power Consulting Associates

P.O. BOX 428 | Gallatin, TN | 37066