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Burns & McDonnell Resident Representative in Kansas City, Missouri


The Field Technician will perform field activities such as site investigations, inspections and assessments for Burns & McDonnell projects in a variety of locations. This position provides guidance and direction by utilizing knowledge of standards, systems, document control, departmental guides, applicable codes and Burns & McDonnell policies and procedures.

  • Assist with site investigations, inspections and assessments with in the project parameters.

  • Reviews project requirements and accurately determines the correct format and contents of the required deliverable.

  • Assist engineers in various technical aspects of conducting surveys and condition assessments.

  • Collect field data utilizing various types of monitoring and testing equipment for the site specific assessments.

  • Create field reports and documentation of monitoring and testing results.

  • Compile technical data to be presented to Project Managers and senior staff to be used in providing design, rehabilitation or replacement recommendations.

  • Produce accurate and complete documentation of field data for use in engineering projects.

  • Solve technical problems related to the project parameters.

  • Verify installation, troubleshooting, testing, repair and maintenance of site monitoring and testing equipment.

  • Interface with client as needed.

  • Ensure compliance with company and site safety policies.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or equivalent. Associate's degree in science or related field desirable. Minimum of 1 year applicable experience.

  • Preferred candidate should poses a general understanding of site investigations, inspections and assessments with basic knowledge of engineering design, construction, and inspection.

  • Previous construction or consulting experience preferred.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment working with, and supporting, project managers, directors, engineers, technicians, and site workers within the project.

  • Ability to work and maintain positive relationships with various governmental agencies, clients, contractors, residents, suppliers, technical experts, and consultants.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to read and understand engineering maps.

  • Must have basic computer software knowledge (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point).


Job Engineering Technicians

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.

We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.

Are you ready to create amazing?

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 192536



Equal Employment Policy: It is the policy of Burns & McDonnell to offer equal opportunity in all areas of employment to all qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or other classes protected by applicable law. View our EEO policy statements.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans

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