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Structural Engineer

Company: Burns McDonnell
Location: kansas city
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

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 100% employee-owned, with regional and project offices nationwide. Our transportation practice is seeking a Senior Structural Engineer (Bridges) to join our rapidly growing practice in our Kansas City, Missouri office. Opportunities in our other offices may be available to the right candidate.Our ideal candidate is someone with a highly technical background and with excellent communication skills who can execute complex engineering tasks independently, and in a team environment.

Responsibilities

  • Work with a multi-discipline team of engineers and technicians on the analysis, design, and plan production for structural projects and primarily bridge projects.
  • Responsible for design quality and accuracy of engineering plans within desired budget and scope.
  • Serve as a task lead and provide oversight for a wide variety of structural bridge design and associated tasks potentially including geometrics and layout, steel and concrete superstructures, foundations of all types, bridge hydraulics, bridge inspection and load rating, construction engineering, specifications and cost estimates.
  • Makes independent decisions on engineering problems and selects appropriate structural solutions that are cost effective and constructible.
  • Apply theoretical knowledge and technical experience to tackle uncommon and complex structural configurations - mentoring others in the process.
  • Participation in project team meetings and project presentations including presentations to key project stakeholders.
  • Bachelors degree in civil engineering, with an emphasis in structural engineering. Masters degree with an emphasis in structural engineering required.
  • Minimum of 7 years related experience, 10 years preferred, in a variety of engineering projects.
  • Candidate must possess advanced technical proficiency, critical thinking skills, and problem-solving ability.
  • The candidate must be a licensed Professional Engineer (PE). Licensed Structural Engineer (SE) or on track to take the SE exam is desirable.
  • Experience designing large steel plate girder and prestressed concrete bridges according to AASHTO LRFD required.
  • Exposure to more complex structures e.g. arches, trusses, stayed-structures, etc. desired.
  • Proven experience executing engineering designs with aid of software such as LEAP, MDX, RISA, MIDAS or equivalent, to solve the following topics:
    • Line Girder/Grillage/Finite Element Analysis for load distribution
    • Influence Lines and Surfaces
    • Strength and Service design of steel and concrete elements
    • Staged construction, non-composite & composite behavior
    • Seismic Analysis (Modal Analysis)
    • Soil-Structure Interaction
    • Second-Order Effects / Large Deflection Theory
    • Stability Analysis
    • Knowledge of CADD software including Bentley MicroStation

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the worlds toughest challenges, were putting the industrys 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 magazines 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. Thats pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, youll 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

Keywords: Burns McDonnell, Kansas City , Structural Engineer, Other , kansas city, Kansas

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