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Burns & McDonnell EV Project Manager in Brea, California


The Electric Vehicle (EV) Strategy Consultant will provide expertise to a diverse portfolio of clients within the EV planning industry. This position will provide EV Strategy project technical oversight, technical expertise and oversee the execution of technical design solutions.

Job Duties:

  • Guide and develop economic and technical analysis for the EV industry.

  • Respond to client requests and offer guidance in the understanding and execution of complex, non-traditional systems.

  • Consult clients in all aspects of infrastructure and spatial planning as it relates to EV incorporation.

  • Lead the implementation and validation of internal standards and technical specifications related to the area(s) of expertise.

  • Develop and incorporate technical assumptions regarding capital costs, operation and maintenance costs, performance estimates, and economic assumptions and forecasts.

  • Develop reports and presentations summarizing study results.

  • Provide strategic insight for the firm's ability to market technical services to clients.

  • Supports efforts to increase the firm's market share for consulting services in the electric vehicle industry by securing additional projects and clients.

  • Maintain relationships with existing clients, customers and contractors and develop new business opportunities.

  • Lead proposal efforts and requests for qualifications to obtain consulting assignments. Provide input for project budgets and estimates.

  • Preparation of economic feasibility studies after interpreting economic conditions and business implications.

  • Serve as a thought-leader in the EV industry through published articles, speaking at industry conferences, authored white papers, and active membership in industry associations/councils.

  • Provide instruction to junior staff.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business or related field required.

  • Minimum of 10 years of professional experience.

  • Professional experience in the EV industry strongly preferred.

  • Demonstrated network of external colleagues within the electric vehicle planning industry.

  • Excellent computer skills using industry relevant software.

  • Demonstrated ability to clearly and effectively present complex information to all levels of employees, management and clients.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.

  • Must be able to adapt and think critically when faced with difficult problems.

  • Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with existing clients and develop business opportunities with new and existing clients.

  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with contractors, co-workers, and other professionals.

  • The ability to thoughtfully and positively influence, lead, and manage change.


Job Project Management

Primary Location US-CA-Brea

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: 190524



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