Burns & McDonnell

We are a full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm, based in Kansas City, Missouri. Our multidisciplined staff of 5,300 includes engineers, architects, construction professionals, planners, estimators, economists, technicians and scientists, representing virtually all design disciplines. We plan, design, permit, construct and manage facilities all over the world, with one mission in mind: Make our clients successful.

Burns & McDonnell Denver, CO, USA
Feb 08, 2018
Full time
Description Burns & McDonnell's Environmental Services Division currently has an opening in our Denver (Centennial) office for a Senior Environmental Scientist to join our team. This position is a senior position in our growing environmental practice in the western U.S. The responsibilities include project and task management for the assessment of biological resources (e.g. wildlife, vegetation, wetlands, etc.). This may include conducting habitat assessments, species-specific presence/absence surveys, avian and bat studies, other species-specific studies for state & federal protected species, and the research and preparation of technical reports and permitting documents. Successful applicant will be responsible for participating in the strategic planning and business development efforts for our ES&P Division. Specific experience in electricity transmission, oil & gas, transportation, and other similar markets is preferred. Experience with the resources and regulatory agencies in the western U.S is a requirement. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to collaborate and lead in a team setting. Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills are required along with the willingness to travel overnight and work extended hours in a field setting. Strong analytical and problem solving skills preferred. B.S. or M.S. in environmental science or wildlife biology preferred and 5 to 8 years of experience with both wildlife studies and wetland (Section 404) delineations and permitting. The candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to manage in a dynamic team environment, work under pressure to meet deadlines, and work effectively and professionally with various audiences (i.e., public officials, agency representatives, property owners, businesses, client, construction contractors, etc.). Qualifications Bachelor's degree in engineering, environmental science or related degree from accredited program. Minimum 5 years related consulting experience in a wide variety of areas ranging from team development and management, project and program management, professional environmental services, and business development. experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience). The successful candidate will have experience working with both private and public sector clients, with a strong track record of business development success in both sectors. They must also have significant experience in the areas of sustainability, air quality, environmental compliance, process design, energy management or related fields. Position requires a highly motivated entrepreneur with the following qualifications: Currently manages and has a proven record of building and diversifying an operation with public, commercial, or international customers while managing the growth and delivery of quality products and financial results. An established client base with the private sector and the government. Strong leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills. Passion to work for a company that values leadership, empowerment, flexibility, and an entrepreneurial spirit. EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Burns & McDonnell Minneapolis–Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
Feb 08, 2018
Full time
Description Environmental Services (ENS) practice of Burns & McDonnell is currently seeking a Project Manager to support and build our environmental team in Minneapolis focused on environmental, NEPA, and permitting services. The candidate should have an established and successful history of managing state, federal and private projects including but not limited to developing proposals and cost estimates, executing projects, developing strategic plans for new business and recruitment and hiring of key personnel to support the growth of the team. Responsibilities include; -Project management, team leadership, management & mentoring of junior staff -Prepare studies, evaluations, NEPA and state documentation for all types and sizes of environmental projects -Develop, cultivate, and strengthen relationships with clients -Develop business for the ENS Global Practice in the electric utility sector. Qualifications Qualified candidates will have experience in the following areas and with the following agencies and areas: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Public Utilities Commission National Environmental Policy Act Environmental Permitting U.S. Army Corps of Engineers U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Department of Energy Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor's degree in business administration, natural sciences, environmental sciences, engineering, or related fields. Minimum 10 years of environmental permitting and experience with business development in environmental consulting. Previous experience in environmental consulting preferred including: -A demonstrated technical competence and project experience in natural, cultural or socioeconomic resource fields applicable to industrial (primarily conventional or renewable energy generation/transmission) siting and licensing or environmental permitting projects. -Strong oral and written communication skills Desired candidates will have experience identifying opportunities and taking them through the sales process to closure. Local and regional knowledge and relationships with existing clients is a must. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to attract and retain clients and build backlog, revenue, profit, direct labor and ROI over time. This individual must also have program and project management capabilities and be able to effectively balance direct and indirect utilization rates. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills are required to develop and maintain relationships. Strong analytical and problem solving skills are a must. EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Burns & McDonnell Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Feb 08, 2018
Full time
Description Primary responsibilities include coordination and support for environmental compliance efforts, permitting, and field based environmental activities. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Understands environmental permits and regulatory requirements. Interfaces with Project Personnel, as well as, Subcontractors in areas related to environmental and permitting matters. Provides Environmental orientation training to personnel requiring access to project work areas (i.e. construction crews, deliveries, construction managers). Complete daily environmental inspection forms documenting the inspection of best management practices (BMPs) and compliance with construction stormwater pollution prevention plans (SWPPP). Completes daily environmental inspection forms documenting construction compliance with permit requirements. Maintains records of permit required work and Environmental Non-Compliance Reports (ENCR) and completes adequate follow up and mitigation recommendations. Resolve audit findings from Governmental Authorities or Clients and internal audits. Keeps team abreast of environmental issues. In conjunction with Site Manager, report all incidents, including regulatory reportable and non-reportable spills to the appropriate agency and project personnel. Additional Responsibilities: Lead and assist with biological studies (habitat assessments, aquatics, avian surveys, wetland delineations) Development of GIS figures and spatial data management Qualifications 1-3 years of experience working in the environmental field. Bachelor's degree in environmental science, water quality, geology, biology, landscape architect, or soil science from accredited program is required and master's degree in similar discipline is preferred. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills are required along with willingness to travel overnight as needed. Experience with Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and natural resources surveys or coursework. Basic knowledge of environmental site assessment methods. Basic knowledge of environmental compliance and compliance audits. Basic knowledge of the environmental permitting process. Valid driver's license required. In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy. EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com