Below is a list of current job openings at Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc. If you are interested in becoming a part of the SS&A family, please e-mail your resume to and be sure to reference the position in which you are interested. If you prefer to send your resume via traditional mail, our address can be found in the contact section or in the footer below.

Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Human Resource Director listed in the contact information of the announcement.


Civil Engineer/Designer

Montgomery, Alabama

Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc., a mid-size A/E firm has an opening for a Civil Engineer/Designer with two years of experience.  A four-year degree is required. Strong Civil 3D skill is required.  This candidate must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position required during site visits.  Applicant must be able to follow both written and verbal instruction and have good communication skills with co-workers and clients.

SS&A produces a wide array of project types, providing a challenging and enriching work atmosphere. There are many opportunities to increase one's knowledge of the whole design process, with in-house engineers and architects working together on each project from concept through construction.


Montgomery, Alabama

Sherlock Smith & Adams, Inc., an architectural and engineering firm, has a solid reputation of award-winning design excellence in healthcare and other facilities since 1946.  The practice includes private, Department of Defense and VA projects. Projects are located both nationally and internationally.  Travel opportunities are a part of these projects.  SS&A is a well-established company that offers the opportunity of a wide variety of work. This, along with the possibility of an equity position in the firm, will establish any professional with a distinguished career. The firm strives to provide its clients with progressive design combined with the latest in technology. With architectural and engineering disciplines in-house, the design process is comprehensive. The compensation and benefit package is competitive excellent.   The corporate culture of SS&A is one of design excellence with each team member's contribution valued.  The atmosphere is professional yet enjoyable. 

SS&A is seeking a degreed applicant with Cost Estimating and Analyst experience.

  • A Professional certification is preferred (or able to obtain within first year of employment). Certification may be from AACE (CCP, CEP, EVP), ICEC and/or PCEA

  • Must have 2+ years’ experience working with Cost Estimating. Experience with Government, commercial and education projects is preferred.

  • Must be familiar with current version of AUTOCAD and Excel.  Working knowledge of the following estimating software systems is preferred:  Success, MII, PACES, On-Screen Takeoff, Earthworks

  • Experience with estimating software required. 

  • Possess or be able to obtain a US Passport

  • Any candidate for this position must be career oriented and desirous of long term employment and advancement within the company.

  • A background check may be required.

Electrical Engineer

Montgomery, Alabama

The duties of the Electrical Designer will be to design electrical and communications systems for buildings. The electrical systems include normal and emergency power distribution systems, lighting systems, grounding systems, public address systems, nurse call systems, access control systems, intrusion detection systems, CCTV systems, voice/data systems.  Higher rated candidates will have experience in most of the following areas:  Develop electrical CAD drawings, write specifications, develop electrical engineering studies, and perform cost estimating.  Travel is required for project field investigations and project conferences. This position requires a person that is a team player, has a very professional work ethic and the ability to interface with the client on a daily basis. Many of the projects will be buildings to be constructed or renovated on US Federal Government property. The Candidate must be able to obtain a US Passport and be able to pass US Federal Government required background checks in order to have access to these US Federal Government properties.

Requires a BSEE and 1-5 years related experience in the A/E industry. The Candidate preferably has designed US Federal Government Buildings and have a history of conducting on-site field work investigations and attended project meetings at those facilities. Prefer the Candidate has passed the FE exam. Must have excellent problem solving and communications skills. In addition, the candidate must have experience with Microsoft Office, Autodesk® AutoCad, Revit and electrical design software such as SKM Captor/Dapper.  A plus for the candidate would be to have a history of community service/volunteer work. 


Persons interested in these positions, please send your resume to Human Resources, 3047 Carter Hill Road, Montgomery, AL.  36111, or fax to 334-230-0608, or email to


Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Human Resource Director at EOE M/F/D/V