Burns & McDonnell Electric Utility Consultant in Kansas City, Missouri

The Electric Utility Consultant should have a broad base of knowledge of electric utility systems and general understanding of their operation. The candidate should possess the ability to support a broad range of studies and other consulting services to support investor owned electric utilities, municipal electric utilities, electric cooperatives, and independent power producers to make decisions backed by business and engineering analysis.

Desired skill sets: * Minimum Education: Bachelor of Science in Engineering, MBA or MS in Engineering or Engineering Management preferred

  • Proven ability to lead multi-discipline teams of engineers and analysts

  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and presentation skills

  • Knowledge of electric power generation facility types and power system operations

  • Project experience such as the following are preferred - generation resource planning, generation project development and site selection, electric rate studies, asset due diligence, and decommissioning and demolition.

  • General business and financial calculation knowledge

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines and to be effective in on-site work environments

  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently, including identification of critical path items to ensure deliverable deadlines are met

  • Ability to focus on the big picture to effectively and efficiently provide services that meet client needs, while also having the ability to identify and analyze details that are critical to project outcomes

  • Willingness to learn new service offerings as client needs and the market requires changes to the service offerings provided by our group

  • 5 to 10 years of related professional experience


Job: *Mechanical Engineering

Title: Electric Utility Consultant

Location: MO-Kansas City

Requisition ID: 170662