Burns & McDonnell Entry-Level Civil/ Environmental Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri
Our Civil Engineers are responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard civil engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of civil project work, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.
Opportunities for our Civil and Environmental Engineering Interns exist in multiple market segments and locations. Market segments include Oil, Gas & Chemicals, Global Facilities, Transmission & Distribution, Transportation and Water groups. Our offices include Kansas City, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Chattanooga (TN), New England, and Brea. Specific assignments and project work varies depending on the market segments and locations. Please see below for information on each market:
Project work includes design on sites and facilities in the industries of manufacturing, oil & gas transportation, on-site energy generation, healthcare, research, and commercial and institutional facilities. Example projects include jet aircraft testing and production facilities, fuel truck terminals, central utility plants, hospitals and research labs, university facilities, and commercial buildings. Design will include projects for new facilities and improvements/expansion of existing facilities.
Oil, Gas, & Chemicals
Perform analysis and design of structures for new oil refinery and petrochemical facilities; chemical, biofuel and industrial facilities. Structures include foundation systems and steel structures for: distillation towers, heaters, compressors, pumps, and fans, and building structures; unloading and storage facilities; cooling towers; and underground structures, pipe racks, mechanical and electrical equipment platform structures.
Transmission & Distribution:
Project work in the Overhead Transmission Department includes alignment development, working with LiDAR survey data, structure loading development, hardware design, foundation design, schedule management, and close collaboration with co-workers, material vendors, and clients. Project work in the Civil/Structural Department includes site development, permitting support, structure loading development, structure analysis and design, foundation design, schedule management, and collaboration with other project discipline members, material vendors, and clients.
Project work includes highway design, municipal roadway design, traffic engineering, transportation planning, intelligent transportation systems, and rail engineering.
Projects include stormwater design and water and wastewater treatment design. Stormwater work includes stormwater management, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, stormwater design, water resources, civil works and flood control, and ecosystem restoration. Water and Wastewater work includes the design of facilities for water and wastewater collection, distribution, and treatment.
Bachelor’s degree in civil or environmental engineering from an accredited program.
Successful completion of FE/EIT strongly preferred.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently (i.e. without time limitations, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship) in the country where this position is located.
Job Civil Engineering
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Other Locations US-MO-Saint Louis, US-TX-Fort Worth, US-TX-Houston, US-TN-Chattanooga, US-CT-Wallingford, US-CA-Brea, US-CO-Denver, US-MI-Detroit, US-MN-Minneapolis/St Paul, US-TX-Dallas, US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 5 % 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: 170858