Burns & McDonnell Staff Civil Engineer – Substation & Distribution (Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois
By aligning individual passions with opportunities, Burns & McDonnell provides unbridled professional growth for the best talent in the industry. Burns & McDonnell is seeking a Civil Engineer to take control of their career potential in our Chicago office. This position will partner with a multi-discipline team to develop designs of electrical substations to support the safe and reliable delivery of electricity across the United States and Canada. Opportunities may include, but not limited to:
Thinking creatively to address the complex challenges faced by the largest utilities in North America.
Performing site grading and stormwater management designs.
Developing permitting support documentation and narratives.
Providing support for our clients during permitting and construction.
Performing field inspections and compliance documentation.
Leading a team of single- or multi-discipline professionals to ensure project success.
Presenting designs and proposals to clients, permitting authorities, public interest groups, etc.
Corresponding and/or meeting with clients, contractors, and vendors.
Participating in project proposal efforts.
Advancing into leadership roles.a
Bachelor of Science in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or related degree from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Three (3) years of civil engineering experience, consulting preferred. Master of Science degree in civil engineering may be substituted for one (1) year experience.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a dynamic, quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Strong knowledge in standard civil engineering techniques and principles.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Computer skills (e.g. hydraulic and hydrologic analysis programs, AutoCAD, MicroStation, Civil 3D).
Job Civil Engineering
Primary Location US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 211897