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Burns & McDonnell Staff Environmental Engineer - Remediation (St. Louis) in Saint Louis, Missouri


Burns & McDonnell’s team in St. Louis is looking for a Staff Environmental Engineer to support environmental investigation and remediation projects. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous cities across the United States.

This position offers challenging work with significant project variety at a successful, growing company. The position offers the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of technology applied in the remediation industry, including 3D visualization modeling, forensic studies and investigation, high resolution site characterization (HRSC), remediation systems engineering design, etc.

This position requires experience performing environmental site assessments, logging of soil borings, subsurface soil sampling, installation and sampling of monitoring wells, report & permit preparation, and other activities, as required.

The Staff Environmental Engineer will be part of an experienced team working on a variety of site investigation and remediation projects and will generally perform the following duties:

  • Execute environmental site assessments, including subsurface soil and groundwater sampling, air monitoring, monitoring well installation, soils logging, etc.

  • Assist in the preparation of environmental investigation work plans, reports, feasibility studies, etc.

  • Subcontractor contracting, scheduling, and management of field activities.

  • Assist in remediation systems design, including in-situ remedies, cover systems, water recovery and treatment, etc.

  • Work closely with project teams and field personnel to complete and review projects within scope, budget and schedule. Perform project tasks and assignments within budgeted hours and deadlines.

  • All other duties assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering or related engineering degree from an accredited program.

  • Minimum of 3 years of related experience required (6 years preferred) completing environmental investigations, analyzing investigation data, preparing environmental reports, etc.

  • Previous consulting experience is a plus.

  • Successful completion (i.e. passing) FE or EIT preferred.

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training (and annual updates) is required.

  • Experience with Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments and/or site investigations, collecting soil and groundwater samples, logging soil borings, installing and developing monitoring wells, data analysis is a plus.

  • Previous task management responsibilities are a plus.

  • Experience with and working knowledge of State and/or Federal regulations desired.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong problem-solving abilities.

  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team framework.

  • Self-motivation and the ability to multi-task (write reports, analyze data, perform design tasks, etc.) are also a prerequisite.


Job Environmental Engineering

Primary Location US-MO-Saint Louis

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Req ID: 211434