Consistently ranked a top-10 industrial architecture firm by Building Design + Construction, we’re looking for architects, engineers and designers to join our Industrial team in the Midwest!

Genuine People, Genuine Opportunities

Get Your Weekends Back

For many, thriving means success both in and outside the office. In addition to our hybrid work approach, we also offer a variety of flexible schedule options to help you balance your personal and professional life—including the option to work half days on Fridays or take every other Friday off.

Hear why Leanna loves flexibility.

Big Firm Benefits, Small Firm Feel

We’ve been around for more than 50 years and we’re still growing strong. And, because we are a privately-held, 100% employee-owned partnership, we are able to reinvest our profits in ways that benefit you and the overall organization. In short, we have the resources and a portfolio of a large firm and the friendly feel of a small one.

Learn more about our firm. 

Grow Your Career Here

We’re committed to your professional growth and personal development, which is why we  offer a wide variety of in-house learning opportunities. We also we pay for licensure and professional memberships, you can charge your time to attend professional organization events, and we have a tuition reimbursement program.

Learn about Project Management Bootcamp.

Enjoy Benefits That Benefit You

We have a genuine interest in the whole you, which is why our benefits are designed to support personal health, well-being and financial stability for you and your loved ones.

  • Flexible Schedules, Generous PTO
  • Professional Certification & Membership Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Mass/Public Transit Program
  • Parental Leave
  • Pet, Legal, ID Theft Insurance
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Wellness
  • 401(k) with Company Match & Profit Sharing
  • Healthcare Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Life & AD&D benefits
  • Supplemental Life & Health Insurance Additions
  • Critical Care Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Telemedicine Consult
  • Tuition Reimbursement

What’s it like to work with us?

Our employees shared their thoughts during our annual Employee Voice Survey.


of employees feel that Gresham Smith has a successful future


of employees would recommend Gresham Smith as a great place to work


of employees feel that Gresham Smith cares about its employees

Work on Projects that Power the Electric Vehicle Industry

Our Industrial market is an expert at designing electric vehicle battery manufacturing plants and has designed more of these facilities than any other firm in the country. Check out our portfolio to see the types of projects you can work on when you join Gresham Smith!

See our battery plant projects.

Design Monumental Manufacturing Facilities

We also provide smart solutions for advanced technology, automotive, consumer products, energy storage, food and beverage, and tire and rubber manufacturing.

View our manufacturing portfolio. 

Don’t Just Take Our Word For It

“I joined Gresham Smith because they’ve designed more than 21 million square feet of EV battery plants—and that number keeps growing!”


Henry Montague, P.E.
Senior Mechanical Engineer

“Gresham Smith truly values employees. I’ve never been a part of another A/E firm that provides similar training and project opportunities.”


Charles Poat, RA, AIA, LEED AP
Vice President

“When I heard about Gresham Smith’s commitment to its employees, I thought it was just hype. But it’s not hype! I genuinely love working for Gresham Smith.”


Gil McComb, MIET, Assoc. AIA
Senior Commissioning Authority

“Gresham Smith delivers on its promise to offer great career opportunities and put employees first. The firm has strong commitment to an interactive training culture designed to make individuals successful in their roles.”


Vijay Rakate, PMP
Senior Project Manager

Make Your Move

Check out our open positions and join our team today!