Thomas & Hutton Engineering Structural Engineer in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Recently voted one of the Best Places to Work in Georgia and South Carolina, Thomas & Hutton is a privately held professional services company founded in 1946. To provide quality service and project support to our public and private clients, our technical competencies include Civil, Environmental, Structural and Marine Engineering; Land Surveying; Land Planning; Landscape Architecture; Geographic Information Systems and Construction Administration.

Thomas & Hutton has an opening for a motivated and driven Structural Engineer in Mt. Pleasant, SC. Candidate must have proficiency in AutoCAD, design codes, and finite element modeling. Previous experience writing technical documents, including assessments and reports as well as construction administration required.

Typical duties include:

  • Concept planning with clients,

  • Preparation of permit drawings and applications for coastal structures,

  • Design of structures including municipal facilities, bulkheads, marine facilities, erosion control, buildings, and bridges

  • Construction contract preparation and execution

  • Bid process

  • Construction administration and oversight

  • Condition assessments

  • Writing reports

Minimum Requirements:

Education: Bachelors or Masters degree in Civil or Structural Engineering. Professional Engineering registration required.

Experience: 10 years of structural design experience


  • Strong ability to communicate both verbally and in writing

  • The ability to work a regular schedule of 730AM - 530PM Mon-Thurs and 730AM - 1130AM Fri, occasional evening and weekend work

  • Proven ability to multi-task, appropriately prioritize workflow and complete tasks

  • Highly client service oriented, self-starter, and team player

  • Ability to solve problems

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel and Word skills.

    Please note, sponsorship is not available for this position. Thomas & Hutton is a Drug-Free Workplace & E-Verify Participant

Thomas & Hutton’s Mission Statement, “Relationships and Solutions for Success” describes not only our unwavering commitment to clients, but also our commitment to the success, both professionally and personally, of our employees. Thomas & Hutton was named to the Best Places to Work in South Carolina and Georgia by SCBIZ and Georgia Trend, and named One of the best Civil Engineering firms to work for in by CE News/Zweig White. What makes Thomas & Hutton a great place to work? Opportunities for professional development, strong benefits and compensation packages, a commitment to make our communities better for future generations, a family-oriented culture, and our reputation as a firm with extremely knowledgeable professionals who serve as trusted advisors to our clients. Visit to learn more.

Some of our benefits include:

Health, Wellness, and Work/Life Benefits

  • Superior Health, Dental, and Rx Insurance Programs

  • Vision coverage

  • Company paid short term and long term disability Insurance

  • Condensed work schedule

Financial & Retirement Benefits

  • Generous base compensation and bonus plan

  • 401(K) plan - employee matching of $.50 for each dollar contributed up to 6%

  • 401(K) Roth and profit sharing component

Paid time off, Holidays and other leave

  • Generous annual leave policy for personal, vacation, sick and bereavement purposes. Eligibility begins upon hire

  • 8 company paid holidays annually

Professional Development Benefits

  • Thomas & Hutton University - On-site provider of professional development hours and continuing education credits

  • College tuition reimbursement programs (Graduate & Undergraduate)

  • In-house Up and Ready Civil 3D Software Training Program