Career Opportunities

Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is a rapidly growing, family focused business that provides Consulting Engineering and Field Surveying services. CCI has offices in Knoxville and Memphis, Tennessee as well as Bowling Green, Kentucky and seeks to hire self-starting, multi-disciplined individuals who enjoy working in a team environment on a variety of exciting projects.  Our firm specializes in Transportation and Public Works, Public Utilities (Electrical Engineering, Water, Wastewater and Gas), Site Development, Stormwater and Environmental, as well as a full range of Field Surveying Services.

Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is regularly seeking honest, capable and uniquely qualified people to join our excellent team. CCI is a DBE Certified company with over 22 years experience providing effective engineering and field surveying solutions to dozens of municipal, commercial and public entities. Our compensation package includes highly competitive salary and benefits package and our employees enjoy a friendly, inspiring and team oriented environment.

Please take the time to review all available positions below and if any of them feel like a good match for you and you feel you’d be a strong addition to the CCI team, we’d love to hear from you.

Send your resume to Cannon & Cannon, Inc., 8550 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919 or email us at All resumes will be kept confidential. CCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Project manager/senior project manager

Cannon & Cannon, Inc. (CCI), one of the Southeast’s most trusted, experienced and nationally recognized engineering and consulting companies, is seeking an honest, capable and uniquely qualified Project Manager/Senior Project Manager candidate to join our Community Development group.

For this position, we seek a multi-disciplined individual capable of designing public works, private and industrial/institutional site development projects. A focus on client relationships is foundational.

Additionally, the ability to seek solutions ‘outside the box’, solid project management skills and the mentoring of our Engineering Design staff are key components of the firm’s culture, and the applicant must have a reputation and history in these practices.

If this position describes your abilities and you feel you’d be a strong addition to the CCI team, we’d love to hear from you.

Resumes with a brief cover letter should be sent to with the position title in the subject line or mailed to 8550 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919.

Position Requirements

This position reports to the Community Development Group Director and requires, as a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited school and 7 years’ experience. PE (Professional Engineer) registration with the State of Tennessee or Kentucky or the ability to obtain within one (1) year is preferred. This position will be performed in our Knoxville office location.



Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is seeking to hire an experienced Survey CAD Technician for our Knoxville, Tennessee office.  This position requires a self-motivated individual who can assist the Senior Survey CAD Technician / RLS with various types of field surveys, downloading field information, and preparing the data for final deliverables. Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or MicroStation GeoPak is a required skill for this position .  The successful candidate may be asked to periodically work in the field assisting the survey field crews. It would be advantageous for the candidate to have experience using conventional survey equipment, GPS, and robotic equipment.  Being a team player is an essential part of this person’s role at Cannon & Cannon.


*         AAS degree in Computer Aided Design (CAD) is preferred

*         1-3 years of work experience with a progressive career track

*         Ability to work with a team of surveyors and office personnel

*         Good verbal and writing skills to communicate effectively with peers and management

Resumes with a brief cover letter should be sent to with the position title in the subject line or mailed to 8550 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919.




Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is seeking an honest, capable and experienced (CEI) Resident Project Representative to join our Knoxville office.

Cannon & Cannon, Inc., (CCI), an independently owned company with offices in Knoxville, Memphis, and Bowling Green, KY, seeks a qualified individual for on-site project administrative operations per TDOT guidelines. This person will serve on a variety of TDOT/local government roadway and multimodal transportation projects.


The position reports to the Construction Services and Asset Management Director. The applicant should have at least five (5) years of progressive experience in TDOT managed roadway projects. Under general direction, this position is responsible for technical civil engineering work of intermediate difficulty and performs duties in the area of construction inspection, EP&SC inspection, materials sampling/testing, and project administration. This position requires specific technical certifications, or the ability to obtain such specific certifications as soon as the training opportunity is available. Nuclear density testing experience is a plus.

This position requires the astute ability to work and communicate effectively with a diverse group of people; such as the general public, local businesses, property owners, contractors, and our clients. Though rare, occasional overnight travel may be required. This position will work in the Knoxville and surrounding east Tennessee region. Candidate must possess and maintain a Class D driver’s license valid to operate vehicles in the State of Tennessee.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Knowledge of roadway asphalt pavement construction
  • Knowledge of roadway construction methods and materials
  • Knowledge of concrete construction
  • Knowledge of roadway drainage features
  • Basic knowledge of roadway and bridge surveying
  • Knowledge of office clerical tasks including data entry and form completion (written or electronic)
  • Intermediate skill of mathematics (arithmetic and geometry)
  • Knowledge of work zone traffic control per MUTCD standards
  • Knowledge of roadway construction plans
  • Knowledge of TDOT material sampling and testing per TDOT SOP’s
  • Knowledge of TDEC EP&SC inspection requirements


  • TDOT Asphalt Roadway Technician
  • TDOT Soils & Aggregate Certified Technician
  • TDOT Concrete Field Certified Technician (or ACI Grade 1 equivalent)
  • TDOT Chapter 8 Local Government Guidelines Manual Training
  • OSHA 10 Hour Training Course
  • TDEC EP&SC Inspection – Level 1
  • Work Zone Traffic Control/Flagging


  • Clear Communication (oral and written)
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Customer Focus
  • Deductive Reasoning
  • Foresight and Desire to Eliminate or Minimize Problems (safety, construction errors, traffic control, etc.)
  • Functional/Technical Competencies
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Interpersonal Skills (social perceptiveness)
  • Listening to Understand
  • Organized Record Keeping
  • Quality Decision Making
  • Time Management

The successful candidate will earn a competitive salary and benefits which include:

medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, vacation, paid holidays, and


Please send your resume to Cannon & Cannon, Inc., 8550 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919 or email with the position title in the subject line.

Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.