Professional Structural Engineer (Kansas City)

Full Time, Salary, Exempt

TREKK Purpose:

At TREKK, we improve lives by providing direction to enable community and personal growth.

As leaders, we are integrated in our client’s communities, are connected to their problems, and provide direction and solutions that are personally and professionally fulfilling.

Culture Description:

TREKK was built around passionate, trustworthy difference makers. Our relaxed, flexible environment brings smart people together to make a difference in the world around us.

We like being different. Our entrepreneurial culture empowers us to engineer holistic, common sense solutions that support the growth and restoration of the communities we serve. Innovation, creativity and free thinking are encouraged to deliver quality solutions that match our clients’ needs. We derive success and fulfillment from the impact our work has in the communities we call home and the people we serve. We call this IMPROVING LIVES.

As a TREKK employee, you will work with TREKK staff, temporary staff, TREKK clients, and communicate with the public.  We expect you to conduct yourself in a professional manner, treat all people with respect, and embrace opportunities to IMPROVE LIVES.  We also ask you seek out ways to enhance processes and work flow to maximize both efficiency and accuracy.

Job Description:

As a Professional Structural Engineer, we expect you to have a positive attitude, lead by example, demonstrate sound decision making skills, encourage great team work, inspire those around you and demonstrate a good stress tolerance. We want to see you embrace and immerse yourself in the TREKK culture. You set the tone and establish the work environment for those around you.

Our objective at TREKK is to assist you with this responsibility by providing you a culture where you can develop both personally and professionally. We want to see you grow your personal tool box. We will work with you to assist in personal pathing and help you identify your personal purpose. We will work together to carry out TREKK’s purpose of IMPROVING LIVES by providing direction to enable community and personal growth. You will be given the opportunity to work and develop your skills on a variety of different types of projects.

As a TREKK Structural Engineer, you will be responsible to further develop your career in structural design. We will train you to provide your clients with holistic, commonsense solutions. We will guide you as you further your career by helping you determine your personal purpose and helping you align that with TREKK’s purpose of IMPROVING LIVES by providing direction to enable community and personal growth.

You will need to implement critical thinking and problem solving skills. You may be asked to present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions as required. You will support the TREKK team around you.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use technical and management skills to deliver complex studies and designs for our clients

  • Structural design and plan production of wastewater and transportation facilities

  • Provide hands-on expertise during the project

  • Assist with project management responsibilities including the financial well-being of your projects

  • Establish client relationships with new and existing clients

  • Share your technical knowledge by mentoring and training professional staff

  • Coordinate the training of new staff and the ongoing development of existing staff

  • Represent TREKK in professional society organizations and functions

  • Maintain accurate, legible and organized records of work completed

  • Provide accurate time and expense reporting

  • Maintain an 80% utilization rate

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

  • Licensed Professional Engineer

  • 5-10 years of experience in structural design of wastewater facilities

  • Experience/interest in design of bridges and other transportation structures

  • Strong working technical knowledge of engineering principles and practices

  • Working knowledge of MicroStation and GEOPAK (SS4 preferred)

  • Strong working technical knowledge of engineering principles and practices

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with all levels within the organization

  • Participate in and encourage a collaborative approach

To apply for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to Kelly Bass.

Melissa Evel