Senior Mechanical Engineer

Burns & McDonnell   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 65 days ago

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  • Design, specify, procure and supervise fabrication of process and packaging equipment
  • Coordinate with multiple disciplines in the design of projects within the food and consumer product manufacturing industries.
  • Keep equipment related lists up to date and accurate for multiple projects
  • Identify current project utility capabilities and verify project work will not exceed capacities
  • Determine utility connections and routing to connect all required utilities to equipment
  • Create and supervise construction scopes of work for subcontractors to install equipment
  • Provide field support, including supervising the installation, commissioning and startup of equipment
  • Perform utility audits on existing facilities
  • Complete reports for studies assigned by clients
  • Plan, schedule, conduct and coordinate work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, adaptation and modification of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.
  • May coordinate departmental and divisional project studies and report preparation assignments.
  • Responsible for mentoring and developing less experienced staff members.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from accredited program.
  • Minimum 7 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.
  • Experience leading the design of projects in the food and consumer products industries is preferred.
  • Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered.
  • Completion of FE exam required.
  • Completion of PE exam strongly preferred.