Burns & McDonnell Senior Lead Piping Designer - Oil & Gas in Kansas City, Missouri


Supervises and leads work and activities of piping designers and drafting technicians (15 , permanent and contract employees) on project teams. Plans and manages project workload. Prepares estimates and schedules; accountable for meeting schedules. Selects, recommends, and prepares preliminary designs. Works with Piping Engineer to determine piping specifications and specialty items. Provides a full range of drawing production work including problem analysis, design layout and calculations. Team with other disciplines on project. Other duties as assigned.


Associate's or Bachelor's degree in drafting technology or related field. Minimum 17 years of related progress detailing and design experience. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Previous related consulting experience preferred. Maintain CAD proficiency and master current CAD systems. Effectively use multiple application packages where necessary including advanced level commands. Shows understanding of advanced applications development and use. Field experience is desirable.


Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % 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: 170554