Senior Mechanical Engineer - Bakery - Food and Consumer Products
Burns & McDonnell
Denver, CO

Design, specify, procure and supervise fabrication of process and packaging equipment within the food industry. Experience with bakery equipment preferred.
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 fabricate, assemble, and 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 or equivalent from an accredited program.
Minimum 7 years related experience (completion of master's degree in related field may be substituted for one year of experience). Experience in both design and construction preferred.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Experience leading the design of projects in the food and consumer products or other manufacturing based industries is strongly preferred.
Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered.
Completion of FE exam required.
Completion of PE exam preferred.


Job Mechanical Engineering

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Other Locations US-NJ-Morristown, US-GA-Atlanta, US-TX-Fort Worth, US-CO-Denver, US-SC-Greenville, US-IL-Chicago, US-TX-Dallas

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s 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 magazine’s 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. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll 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

Req ID: 191845