Burns & McDonnell Civil/Environmental Engineer - Environmental Services (Multiple Locations) in Chicago, Illinois
Burns & McDonnell is looking for a Civil or Environmental Engineer with a wide variety of related experience to add to our Environmental Engineering team. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm providing the opportunity to exercise your entrepreneurial spirit and develop professionally within a growing and industry-leading engineering firm.
As a professional within our Environmental Services Practice, this position will support the development and growth of our civil, stormwater and solid waste engineering-related services as well as participate in a wide variety of environmental engineering projects. The successful candidate will be highly self-motivated with a strong sense of urgency and have the following experience:
Providing technical solutions for challenges with stormwater management, low impact development, and both stormwater quantity and quality in the capacity as a Project or Task Manager.
Performing hydrologic/hydraulic calculations using appropriate models such as TR-55, TR-20, HY-8, CulvertMaster, HEC programs, PondPack, HydroCAD, RISA-3D, etc
Directing and reviewing work products prepared by junior engineering staff including: Hydrology & Hydraulics Reports, SWPPPs, LID design, WQMPs, Cost Estimates, and related calculations, designs, evaluations, and specifications.
Executing civil engineering methods and practices in the preparation of bid-ready engineering designs, plans, specifications, estimates, and reports.
Using design programs such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D, GIS, MicroStation, etc.
Developing client relationships, pursuing prospective projects, preparing proposals, and presenting at client interviews and industry forums
Duties may include:
Design of civil/earthwork layouts, restoration and stormwater management facilities and features.
Manage accuracy, budgets, quality, safety, reporting, schedule, and client expectations
Support other (non-stormwater) civil and environmental projects which may include earthwork, wastewater, natural resources permitting, remediation, solid waste, and stream/wetland restoration.
Internal and External Oral Presentations.
Training / Mentoring staff.
Developing new and maintaining existing client and regulatory relationships.
Other duties, as assigned.
Bacheolor's Degree in civil, environmental or related engineering program from an accredited university.
PE license or ability to obtain a PE license.
7 years of civil engineering, stormwater conveyance, environmental engineering, site development or related experience.
Knowledge of FEMA floodplain modeling/delineation, biological systems and constructed wetlands preferred.
Available for travel as necessary (approximately 15% travel).
Job Civil Engineering
Primary Location US-MI-Detroit
Other Locations US-IL-Downers Grove, US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 213964