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Burns & McDonnell Senior Civil/Environmental Engineer - Environmental Services (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri


Burns & McDonnell with world headquarters in Kansas City, MO, is looking for a Civil or Environmental Engineer to add to our Environmental Services Engineering team. Typical projects on this team would include solid waste management, biogas, stormwater quality management, site development and remediation.

Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked numerous times on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in cities across the United States.

This position provides the opportunity to exercise your entrepreneurial spirit and develop professionally within a growing and industry leading engineering firm.

The successful candidate will be highly self-motivated with experience and skill to support and/or lead the following types of activities:

  • Facility planning, permitting, design, and site development as senior project engineer and/or project manager.

  • Execution of biogas feasibility studies, process design development, and equipment procurement packages

  • Planning and analysis including, but not limited to, financial studies, procurement assistance, waste characterization, education and outreach, zero waste studies, and long-range strategic plans.

  • Directing and reviewing work products prepared by junior engineering staff including: Hydrology & Hydraulics Reports, SWPPPs, LID design, WQMPs, Cost Estimates, and related calculations, designs, evaluations, and specifications

  • Executing civil engineering methods and practices in the preparation of bid-ready engineering designs, plans, specifications, estimates, and reports

  • Using design programs such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D, GIS, MicroStation, etc.

  • Other duties, as assigned.

Duties may also include:

  • Managing accuracy, budgets, quality, safety, reporting, schedule, and client expectations

  • Supporting a wide variety of environmental compliance and sustainability related engineering projects

  • Internal and External Oral Presentations.

  • Training / Mentoring staff.

  • Developing new and maintaining existing client and regulatory relationships.


  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, or related engineering program from an accredited university

  • Minimum 7 years of related professional experience required

  • PE license

  • 40-hr HAZWOPER certification preferred

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal and technical writing

  • Available for project related and marketing travel, as needed


Job Environmental Engineering

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: 224641