Join Our Team

L.I. Smith & Associates is a growing civil engineering and land surveying firm with offices in Nashville and Paris, Tennessee. Our firm employs over 25 individuals including Professional Engineers, Registered Land Surveyors, and a wide range of Technical Support staff. We have been in business since 1975 and have acquired over 40 years’ experience in the industry.


Our staff has earned an excellent reputation with both public and private clients, and has worked closely with each one to understand the needs and objectives of their projects in order to consistently produce a professional product on time and within budget.


L.I. Smith is continually looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team. We feel that our commitment to quality in everything we do begins with our employees. And as a result, many of our employees have stayed with us for more than 10 years.


To join our growing team of skilled professionals and apply to

L.I. Smith & Associates, Inc.


Email your resume to:


Mr. Larry I. Smith, PE, RLS

Executive Vice President

302 North Caldwell Street

Paris, Tennessee 38242

Phone: 731.644.1014



Benefits Offered by L.I. Smith & Associates, Inc.



L.I. Smith & Associates, Inc. recognizes the following seven (7) paid holidays per year: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, The Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.


Paid Time Off (PTO)

At the end of one year of employment, employees are entitled to 40 hours of vacation/personal illness/paid time off known as PTO. After five years of employment, employees qualify for 80 hours each year.



Insurance plans are offered to our employees and their families through BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. Full-time employees have the choice of two (2) plan options for medical coverage with optional dental or vision coverage. Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) are also available to our employees.


L.I. Smith & Associates, Inc. participates in the E-Verify employment authorization program.  Please review our E-Verify participation notice.


Commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. L.I. Smith & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.