Burns & McDonnell Staff Mechanical Engineer - Energy (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
The Burns & McDonnell Kansas City, MO office is seeking to hire a Staff Mechanical Engineer for the Energy Global Practice!
The Staff Mechanical Engineer will work on project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations and redevelopments on a variety of power projects. The Staff Mechanical Engineer will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting mechanical plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client needs.
Perform mechanical design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion.
Modify and review production drawings for a variety of power projects.
Design mechanical components for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies strong knowledge of commonly used mechanical engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes, and procedures within the mechanical engineering services industry.
Research and compile project related data as required by the project managers.
Update drawings provided by senior engineers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.
Compiles information for client presentations, shop drawing review, and contract administration for the design of power, process, pipeline, industrial, healthcare, airports, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
Performs field inspections, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
Field engineering during construction and startup of power plants.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering may be substituted for 1 year experience.
3 years of mechanical engineering experience, consulting preferred.
Successful completion (i.e. passing) FE or EIT preferred.
Travel:<25% (must be willing to take occasional field assignments that may last 12-18 months).
Strong knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite)
Strong computer skills include AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs, hydraulic analysis, and HVAC analysis programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time
Req ID: 220439