Burns & McDonnell Civil Engineering Intern - Energy (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
Our Civil Engineers/Interns are responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard structural engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of civil/structural project work, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.
Project work includes developing the infrastructure for electric generating facilities Design will include both construction of new generation facilities and improvements/expansion of existing facilities. Some tasks specific to a civil engineer include:
Design of electric generating facilities including site layout, grading, storm drainage, Design of roads and railroads in area of facilities
Designing combustion waste landfills, treatment ponds, water supply and environmental compliance.
Source emission testing
Assist with ad hoc projects as assigned by managers.
All other duties as assigned.
Pursuit of Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited program
Currently enrolled, and in good standing, in a post-secondary education and/or technical certificate program in a field related to the work done in the department.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Actively involved in campus, community or other volunteer activities or organizations.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs, including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Self-motivated and eager learner, aptitude to grow and develop within the field.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship, in the country where this position is located, for the duration of the internship.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 210729