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Senior Civil Engineer - Manufacturing

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Burns & McDonnell
Physical Address

Kansas City, MO 64106
Job Description


At Burns & McDonnell, you’re in control of your career potential\. And with more than 350 service specialties, you can grow within the company\. Our formula is simple: hire the best people, find out what they enjoy and are great at, and help them succeed\. You’ll lead and support important projects for interesting clients and reap the rewards of employee\-ownership – a difference maker with tangible and intangible benefits\. You’ll create amazing, for clients and for yourself\. If you are passionate about the work you do and want to keep growing in your career, we want to talk to you\!

This position is responsible for civil site development design for national clients in manufacturing, aerospace, and industrial facility and infrastructure markets\.

Areas of responsibility include:

>Development and evaluation of plans, specifications, reports, studies, cost estimates, design and construction schedules, subcontractor bids, and proposals for civil site design project scopes including site layouts, transportation and parking, wastewater, stormwater, site utilities, site grading and pavement systems\. >Coordination with other discipline engineers, project managers, architects, construction managers, clients, AHJs, permitting agencies and outside consultants as part of interdisciplinary design and construction teams in both design\-bid\-build and EPC project deliveries\. >Procurement of boundary and topo surveys, geotechnical investigations and environmental site assessments\. >Provide construction support responding to requests for information, reviewing shop drawings and adjusting design to field conditions\. >Lead civil design teams on larger projects\. >Must have strong understanding of design and construction cost impacts relating to project requirements\. >Demonstrate creativity, foresight and judgment in anticipating and solving problems\. >Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to other staff members\. >Demonstrate ownership and dedication to the success of Burns & McDonnell and our clients\. >Interface with clients and represent Burns & McDonnell in technical and marketing roles\. >Support proposal development by estimating engineering man hours, construction costs, project schedules and developing proposal win strategies\. >May develop standards and guidelines to further develop and unify on a national practice scope for the market\. >May be responsible for managing staffing workload, resources and commitments for other civil staff\. >May be responsible for mentoring and monitoring performance and development of other civil staff\.

Other duties assigned by management\.


Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field from accredited program\. Minimum 7 years related experience in site development design\. Completion of master’s degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience\. Must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to clearly and effectively present complex information to all levels of employees, management and clients\. This position requires an experienced and competent individual capable of successfully solving difficult problems that require adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria\.


Job Civil Engineering

Primary Location US\-MO\-Kansas City

Schedule: Full\-time

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing\. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee\-owners\. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking\.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe\. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For\. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome\. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects\. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades\-long partnerships\. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically\.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions\. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels\. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant\.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 191028


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