Burns & McDonnell Staff Structural Engineer - Transportation in Springdale, Arkansas
Wishing you could have an ownership stake in the company you are working for? Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is an award-winning engineering, architectural, construction, environmental and consulting services firm. We are a 100% employee-owned, with regional and project offices nationwide. Our Transportation practice is seeking a Transportation Project Engineer to join our rapidly growing Transportation Practice in our Springdale, AR office. Our ideal candidate will be someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills who can work both independently and in a team environment.
In this position you will be a part of a skilled team that values everyone’s contributions to a project. Typical projects include but are not limited to municipal roadway design projects, multi-lane expressway and interstate projects along with interchange projects of varying complexity.
Work with a multi-discipline team of engineers and technicians in the design and analysis of transportation projects as well as the contractors and construction staff on design/build projects.
Receives instructions from Project Managers or Senior Project Engineers as to the general results expected
Receives technical guidance on uncommon or complex problems with supervisory approval on proposed plans for projects.
Research design alternatives and provide findings to Task Lead or Project Manager.
Responsible for accuracy of engineering design and plan production. Is thorough and follows through on assigned tasks. Works with existing standards, budgets, and schedules.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, reviewing professional journals/publications, establishing professional networks, and participates in professional societies.
Perform varying components of roadway design including the development of horizontal and vertical alignments, development of typical sections, drainage and hydraulic analysis, development of erosion control plans, tabulation of project quantities and opinion of cost, and general plan production.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from accredited program. Minimum 3 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience). Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Job Structural Engineering
Primary Location US-AR-Springdale
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 190049