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Barr Engineering Company
4300 MarketPointe Drive, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435

Phone: 952-832-2600

Fax: 952-832-2601
Toll free: 800-632-BARR (2277)
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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking an Administrative Assistant/Receptionist to be the first point of contact for clients and vendors in our Salt Lake City office. The person in this position will also provide administrative support to Barr’s project teams, project managers, and office staff.

The tasks will include front-desk communication such as answering phones, relaying messages, and greeting visitors. Additional tasks include mailroom activities such as faxing, copying, and sending documents; receiving bulk packages; assisting with office equipment use and maintenance; tracking and ordering office supplies; document printing and binding; processing invoices and credit card statements; maintaining food and beverage supplies; providing logistical support for meetings and conference calls, including WebEx and in-office catering; interacting with building property manager on space related issues; responsible for maintenance of office equipment; and cleanup and stocking of conference rooms and kitchen areas and general office tidying and organization.

Specific project support tasks may include running reports from and inputting data into information-management software; maintaining and organizing project files; providing quality assurance/quality control for project documents; coordinating production and delivery of major work products; creation of PDF files; developing visual presentation materials; and other duties as necessary for the completion of projects.


Minimum Qualifications

  • One year of experience in a receptionist role or similar administrative position
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Adobe Acrobat
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize simultaneous requests from team members
  • Ability to work with partial information, identify further data necessary to effectively complete tasks, and either prepare preliminary but incomplete work products or work with individuals to collect necessary data for preparation of complete work products
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, task follow-through, and skills development
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • An attitude and desire to help project teams be successful
  • Self-directed with the ability to complete tasks with varying levels of oversight
  • Ability to work effectively with a variety of personalities and build working relationships
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, and a commitment to providing high quality service
  • Ability to occasionally lift 40-lb. boxes and rearrange conference rooms to accommodate meeting needs
  • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Demonstrated professionalism with regard to attire and demeanor
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Five years of experience in a comparable position
  • Associates degree or college level coursework in sciences/engineering
  • Experience preparing visual presentation materials

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on project teams assisting clients with air quality permitting, environmental compliance, and related technical assignments. Participating in preparing emission inventories; chemical mass balances; monitoring plans; permit applications; technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution-control equipment and processes; and written reports. Responsibilities may also involve waste management; spill prevention, control, and countermeasures plans; risk management plans; and site evaluations and investigations. In addition, the job may require working with permitting agencies and on site at client facilities.

NOTE: NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering and two years of professional experience working with state and federal air permits such as PSD/NSR, Title V, and state air construction permits
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Effectiveness in building working relationships and working on multidiscipline project teams
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least five years of experience working with federal air regulations such as PSD/NSR and CAA Title V, as well as state air construction permit
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on project teams assisting clients with air quality permitting, environmental compliance, and related technical assignments. Work will include participating in preparing emission inventories; chemical mass balances; monitoring plans; permit applications; technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution-control equipment and processes; and written reports. Responsibilities may also involve waste management; spill prevention, control, and countermeasures plans; risk management plans; and site evaluations and investigations. In addition, the job may require working with permitting agencies and on site at client facilities.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related scientific degree
  • Three years of professional experience working with state and federal air permits such as PSD/NSR, Title V, and state air construction permits
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients’ service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Effectiveness in building working relationships and working on multidiscipline project teams
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices


Preferred Qualifications

  • Five years of experience working with federal air regulations such as PSD/NSR and CAA Title V, as well as state air construction permit
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Grand Rapids, MI link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on project teams assisting clients with air-quality permitting, environmental regulatory compliance, and related technical assignments. Work may include participating in preparing emission inventories, chemical mass balances, monitoring plans, permit applications, and technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution-control equipment and processes; and developing written reports. Responsibilities may also involve waste management; spill prevention, control, and countermeasures plans; risk management plans; and site evaluations and investigations. In addition, the job may require working with permitting agencies and on site at client facilities.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions common in industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related scientific degree and three years of professional experience with state and federal air permits such as PSD/NSR, Title V, MACT, NSPS and state air construction permits
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Effectiveness in building working relationships and working on multidiscipline project teams
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Self-initiative and motivation, with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least five years of experience working with federal air regulations such as PSD/NSR and CAA Title V, as well as state air construction permits
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Ann Arbor, MI link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

This is a full-time position involving work with Barr's clients to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of industries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will lead project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
  • At least 10 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
  • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
  • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

apply online

Minneapolis, MN link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

This is a full-time position involving work with Barr's clients to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of industries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will lead project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
  • At least 10 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
  • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
  • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Duluth, MN link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

This is a full-time position involving work with Barr's clients to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of industries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will lead project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
  • At least 10 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
  • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
  • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Salt Lake City, UT link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

This is a full-time position involving work with Barr's clients to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of industries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will lead project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
  • At least 10 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
  • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
  • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

apply online

Grand Rapids, MI link print
apply online

Summary

The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

This is a full-time position involving work with Barr's clients to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of industries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will lead project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
  • At least 10 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and cultivating a career in environmental consulting
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments on schedule and to do what it takes to meet clients' service expectations and requirements
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness, as well as a commitment to producing high-quality deliverables
  • Ability to travel to client locations and other Barr offices
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of professional experience working with federal air regulations such as federal PSD/NSR and Title V, state air construction permitting, New Source Performance Standards, and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
  • Experience conducting best available control technology (BACT) or similar evaluations
  • Engineering or scientific knowledge and experience in the power, refining, pipeline, ethanol, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated organization and management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and develop and evaluate alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
  • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
  • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

apply online

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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking a business systems analyst to act as an internal consultant, working with stakeholders across the company as part of the business systems support team. The person selected for this position will work with a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm. Barr was named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

In this role, you will be asked to take on a variety of technical projects supporting Barr's business systems, work with users to define system needs, and lead improvement implementation projects.

Responsibilities would include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing technical support for enterprise resource planning (ERP), human resources, intranet, and custom systems
  • Working with business partners to advance Barr's business intelligence capabilities
  • Developing and supporting Barr's enterprise data warehouse
  • Assisting with database development and support
  • Providing extract, transform, load (ETL) development, maintenance, and support
  • Helping with server and system administration and upgrades


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Five years of experience in a business analyst or systems analyst role
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to understand, map, and document systems and processes and recommend improvements
  • Experience proactively recommending enhancements to information and process management
  • Strong client service skills, including ability to understand, educate, and build relationships with internal clients and vendors
  • Strong organizational skills, including ability to plan, monitor, and follow-through on work commitments and confirm priorities with stakeholders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven experience using relational database tools
  • Enterprise system administration experience
  • Previous system testing and conversion experience
  • Advanced query-writing, structured query language, and Microsoft Excel skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of human resources and finance concepts and practices
  • Process and project management skills
  • Knowledge of data warehouse development processes
  • Experience developing data warehouse or analytical tools for business purposes
  • Experience with ADP Payroll, Epicor Human Capital Management (HCM), Deltek Vision, and other HCM and ERP systems
  • Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint® and related technologies
  • Proficiency in Structured Query Language (SQL) Server Reporting Services and SQL Server Integration Services
  • Experience using group process facilitation and process mapping tools

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on projects involving civil engineering and related technical assignments. Project assignments may include design and analysis, civil engineering design with CADD modeling software, preparation of construction plans and specifications, and spreadsheet preparation. Project responsibilities may involve pumping and piping system design, hydrologic and hydraulic calculations, writing reports, assistance with large report production, construction cost estimating, construction observation, and facility inspections. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 0 to 2 years of related work experience
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • M.S. in Civil Engineering
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D or other CADD-based civil design software
  • Familiarity with soil testing procedures and evaluation of test results
  • Familiarity with hydrologic/hydraulic modeling software
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on project teams involving civil engineering and related technical assignments. Project assignments may include project management, design and analysis, civil engineering design with CADD modeling software, preparation of construction plans and specifications, spreadsheet preparation, site development design, writing reports, assistance with large report preparation, construction cost estimating, and facility inspections. Assignments may also include working with permitting agencies and public officials. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 5 years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of related work experience
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D or other CADD-based civil design software
  • Familiarity with soil testing procedures and evaluation of test results
  • Familiarity with hydrologic/hydraulic modeling software

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on a variety of projects involving civil/environmental engineering. Project work will involve detail and conceptual engineering, design, layout and planning of pumping and piping systems. Assignments will also include preparation of construction plans and specifications, spreadsheet preparation, site development design, report writing, construction cost estimating and construction support services such as bid evaluations, plan clarifications, review shop drawings, prepare operations and maintenance manuals, review monthly progress reports and assistance with start-up and troubleshooting of new and existing pumping systems. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in civil/environmental engineering
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, Computer Simulation Modeling
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Work experience designing wells
  • Experience using AFT Fathom software
  • Project management experience

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on project teams involving civil engineering and related technical assignments. Project assignments may include project management, design and analysis, design with CADD modeling software, preparation of construction plans and specifications, spreadsheet preparation, site development design, writing reports, assistance with large report preparation, construction cost estimating, and facility inspections. Assignments may also include working with permitting agencies and public officials. This person will assist with business development activities and help build new client relationships. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE:Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering
  • 15+ years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong client-relationship and business-development skills
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D or other CADD-based civil design software
  • Working knowledge of soils and basic soil mechanics
  • Working knowledge of hydrology and hydraulics

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on projects involving civil engineering and related technical assignments. Work may include project management, design and analysis, design with CADD modeling software, preparation of construction plans and specifications, spreadsheet preparation, site development design, writing reports, assistance with large report preparation, construction cost estimating and facility inspections. Assignments may also include working with permitting agencies and public officials. This person will assist with business development activities and help build new client relationships. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • 8+ years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong client-relationship and business-development skills
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr’s vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Civil Engineering
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Land Development Desktop or other CADD-based civil design software

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

Barr is seeking an engineer with demonstrated experience leading, managing, and mentoring multi-discipline project teams for infrastructure projects, particularly transportation-related projects. Project assignments may include the following: leading, managing, and executing work on public and private infrastructure projects; leading project teams in planning and/or designing major engineering projects; preparing and making presentations to clients and potential clients; successfully leading, managing, and delivering projects on time and on budget; leading the work of the project team including engineers, drafters, and designers; and coordinating with other disciplines.

The position also includes planning and executing business development efforts. Typical business development activities include building and maintaining client relationships, tracking marketing leads and project opportunities, developing and presenting proposals and presentations, and networking and sharing Barr’s capabilities with existing and potential clients.

Assignments may also include working with permitting agencies and public officials. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and facilities that have limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. A physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in civil engineering or related degree (e.g. geological, geotechnical)
  • 8 or more years of relevant work experience
  • Professionally certified in Alberta (P.Eng.), or ability to obtain certification within one year
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Demonstrated experience meeting timelines and achieving project expectations
  • Demonstrated client relationship development skills
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated technical project leadership, management, and organizational skills
  • Legal authorization to work in Canada and the United States without the need for sponsorship or, must be able to obtain a TN work permit
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 12 or more years of relevant work experience
  • Alberta public infrastructure or transportation related work experience
  • Mining infrastructure related work experience
  • Demonstrated project leadership and management experience on multi-discipline project teams
  • Demonstrated strong client-relationship and business-development skills
  • Established network of public and private infrastructure personnel and associations in Western Canada
  • Engineering consulting or related experience
  • MS in civil engineering or closely-related discipline
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D or other CADD-based civil design software

Barr Engineering and Environmental Science Canada, Ltd. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in Canada. 

Barr Engineering Company strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.

Barr is an equal opportunity employer.

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on multidiscipline project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Typical tasks will include completing calculations and analyses; developing design details; preparing drawings, specifications, sketches, and cost estimates; selecting equipment; writing proposals and reports; and communicating with clients. Project work will include design of power and controls for power plants, refineries, mine processing facilities and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • 0 to 3 years of relevant experience
  • Computer skills and familiarity with AutoCAD, Excel, and Word
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and a willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial organization
  • Power distribution experience
  • Experience interfacing databases of common Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) with other end-user applications such as Distributed Control Systems (DCSs)
  • Experience with Allen Bradley PLCs and short-circuit studies and analyses
  • Proven project or task management skills
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • GPA 3.0 or greater

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person in this position will work on multidiscipline project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Projects will focus on design and analysis and will include preparing plans and specifications, writing reports, and developing cost estimations, and will include design of power and controls from the ground up. The work will be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, mining facilities, and municipal water and wastewater facilities. The person in this position will also be responsible for the management of projects, coaching and mentoring less-experienced staff, providing technical leadership, and team management to meet clients' needs. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • At least 5 years of related experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial organization
  • Working knowledge of codes, standards, laws, and regulations applicable to the project assignments described above
  • Computer skills and familiarity with AutoCAD, Excel, and Word
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and a willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, chemical production or municipal facilities
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Client-relationship and business-development skills

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

Come join the Barr Bismarck team! The person selected for this position will work on multidisciplinary project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise for industrial processing, power, mining, and fuels facilities. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Tasks will involve design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, cost estimating, and the design of power and controls from the ground up.

This position also will be responsible for managing projects, providing technical leadership, and managing teams to meet client needs, and may include coaching and mentoring less-experienced staff. The work may involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in electrical engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • At least five years of related experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial organization
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • Working knowledge of codes, standards, laws, and regulations applicable to the project assignments described above
  • Computer skills and familiarity with AutoCAD, Excel, and Word
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and a willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, or chemical production
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong client-relationship and business-development skills

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

This position offers the opportunity to work in a project team environment with engineers and other designers involved in the detailed electrical design of industrial systems. Project responsibilities may include drafting and design using CADD software, and creating electrical drawings. The project work will include design of power distribution systems and controls for industrial facilities from the ground up and incorporating electrical information into drawings from other disciplines. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Note: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 3+ years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
  • Proficiency using current versions of AutoCAD
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with team members in a working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and a willingness to modify personal schedules as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on multi-disciplinary project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using AutoCAD. Typical duties may include working closely with engineers to create, update, and revise drawings of structural, civil and mechanical systems and visiting project sites to gather information for project drawings. The work will primarily be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities.

NOTE: The position may involve field visits to client sites, including industrial processing facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided for the work at industrial sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 0-5 years of design/CAD experience
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multi-disciplinary engineers and other technicians
  • Strong technical skills, including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness
  • Computer skills including Excel and AutoCAD
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Civil 3D or mechanical or structural design software packages
  • Experience and working background with projects involving industrial processing equipment, equipment supports, access platforms, conveying equipment, air handling equipment, stacks, and other industrial equipment

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on multi-discipline project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using AutoCAD on a Windows platform with a strong emphasis on Civil 3D. The successful candidate will undertake challenging work on civil engineering projects involving data collection, planning, and problem-solving. You will work with engineers to create, update, and revise drawings of mechanical, electrical, structural, or civil systems. Project responsibilities mainly include development and management of overall project CAD file structure, basefiles, planimetrics, design surfaces and pipe drafting networks, construction drawing and renderings including assistance with determining quantities for cost estimating and report preparation. Additional responsibilities may include construction observation, surveying and monitoring.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • Five years of experience with civil engineering project design, layout and production drafting workflow
  • Proficiency with current versions of AutoCAD/Civil 3D
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and word processing software
  • Strong technical skills including attention to detail, accuracy and completeness
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Strong organizational skills including ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering
  • Familiarity with software packages including additional drafting packages such as Revit, and Geopak
  • Familiarity with work in an industrial environment and basic knowledge of various industrial disciplines and industrial construction

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

This position presents the opportunity to work with a leading consulting firm and the firm that has been recognized nationally as one of the “Best Environmental Engineering Firms to Work For” by CE News.

The person selected for this position will work on a variety of environmental consulting projects to support an industrial client base. The position requires strong problem-solving ability and communication skills to develop solutions to meet client objectives for air and water program regulatory requirements. Projects may include compliance assistance, on-site staff assistance, site evaluations and investigations, regulatory and technical analysis, solution development, report writing, and regulatory negotiations. In fulfilling these duties, the position will interface with internal project teams, industry representatives, and regulatory staff. Key job activities may include: mass balance calculations; emission inventories; evaluation and troubleshooting of new or existing systems; providing regulatory assistance including preparing draft NPDES permit applications, air quality permit applications, and related documents; development of compliance monitoring plans; development of waste management, spill prevention and risk management plans; and technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution control equipment and processes. The work may require out-of-town assignments in the field, client facility or in another Barr office.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, chemistry, environmental engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or a related scientific degree
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills including attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Effectiveness in building working relationships and working in multi-disciplined project teams
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Self-initiative and motivation with an emphasis on client service and growing a career in environmental consulting
  • Willingness to travel for field work or work at client sites 20-30% of the time
  • Acceptable driving record.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • One or more internships in industry or consulting
  • One to three years of post-college experience with environmental compliance
  • High level of proficiency working in Excel spreadsheets
  • Experience working with regulations and environmental permitting
  • Project or task management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships and business
  • FE certification and interest in pursuing a PE

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking a part-time industrial wastewater treatment operations technician to work 8 to 16 hours per week at a client facility in Muskegon, Michigan. The person in this position will perform routine operation and maintenance of an industrial wastewater treatment system. Work will include operation and limited maintenance of treatment equipment, including chemical addition and residuals management, collecting and compiling operational information, collecting wastewater samples for on-site spectrophotometric analysis and off-site laboratory analysis, use of a spectrophotometer for sample evaluation, and other tasks at the request of the client. The schedule for this position will vary. A typical workweek will be one or two days per week as negotiated with other team members.

NOTE: The job assignment will involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in an OSHA-mandated medical surveillance program will be required and safety training will be provided before being assigned to work. Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery and other conditions typical of industrial facilities.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Successful completion of university-level chemistry course or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills, excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • A flexible working style and the ability to adjust personal schedules to meet client needs
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with industrial wastewater pretreatment system operation and maintenance, including batch-wise hexavalent chromium reduction, emulsion breaking and/or metals precipitation
  • Previous experience collecting wastewater or groundwater samples for laboratory analysis
  • 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER) certification

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will oversee and perform engineering tasks for gas and oil pipeline systems projects involving station upgrades, relocation and protection of existing pipelines, routing of proposed pipelines, pipe sizing, documents, and trenchless construction design. The successful candidate will help develop our presence and assist with establishing our fuels industry capabilities related to natural gas pipelines. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

Qualified individuals must have strong engineering design experience related to pipeline systems engineering, system integrity, and construction, or experience related to piping in the natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and oil sectors.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Project responsibilities will include:

  • Providing engineering support to pipeline routing studies
  • Preparing detailed engineering design of gas, hazardous liquids, slurry and other pipeline systems projects including design of trenchless crossings (Bore, Microtunnel, HDD)
  • Preparing detailed engineering of pipeline facilities including regulation and meter runs, pig launchers, interconnects, relief systems, measurement systems, compressor station piping systems, gas conditioning system, etc.
  • Preparing pipeline stress calculations associated with proposed pipeline crossings and horizontal directional drills
  • Participating in field/ site walks coordinate field investigation work for surveys, utility investigations, cathodic protection, etc. in support of the pipeline design effort
  • Preparing project funding documents such as cost estimates, equipment bid summaries and authorization requests
  • Managing detailed engineering and mentor junior engineering staff and designers
  • Provide field project coordination, engineering services and troubleshooting with direct client interface
  • Writing or overseeing technical reports
  • Managing mid-size projects and teams up to $25MM in total installed cost
  • Contributing to projects with major focus in leadership of technical excellence or project management for larger or more complex projects
  • Preparing proposals in response to client RFPs


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • A minimum of 7 years of project engineering
  • A minimum 5 years in the gas and oil pipeline sector with both project engineering and design experience and operating company experience
  • Experience in engineering/specification of pipeline systems
  • Knowledge of gas and hazardous liquids codes and regulations including 49 CFR Part 192 and 195, ASME B31.4, B31.8 and B31.8S, API 1104, etc.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, computer simulation modeling, MicroStation
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience working in consulting engineering
  • Pipe Stress Analysis/Pipe Support Design/Vibration Analysis
  • Gas and Oil Pipeline operating company experience
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
  • Proven project management experience

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Ann Arbor, MI link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will oversee and perform engineering tasks for gas and oil pipeline systems projects involving station upgrades, relocation and protection of existing pipelines, routing of proposed pipelines, pipe sizing, documents, and trenchless construction design. The successful candidate will help develop our presence and assist with establishing our fuels industry capabilities related to natural gas pipelines. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

Qualified individuals must have strong engineering design experience related to pipeline systems engineering, system integrity, and construction, or experience related to piping in the natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and oil sectors.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Project responsibilities will include:

  • Providing engineering support to pipeline routing studies
  • Preparing detailed engineering design of gas, hazardous liquids, slurry and other pipeline systems projects including design of trenchless crossings (Bore, Microtunnel, HDD)
  • Preparing detailed engineering of pipeline facilities including regulation and meter runs, pig launchers, interconnects, relief systems, measurement systems, compressor station piping systems, gas conditioning system, etc.
  • Preparing pipeline stress calculations associated with proposed pipeline crossings and horizontal directional drills
  • Participating in field/ site walks coordinate field investigation work for surveys, utility investigations, cathodic protection, etc. in support of the pipeline design effort
  • Preparing project funding documents such as cost estimates, equipment bid summaries and authorization requests
  • Managing detailed engineering and mentor junior engineering staff and designers
  • Provide field project coordination, engineering services and troubleshooting with direct client interface
  • Writing or overseeing technical reports
  • Managing mid-size projects and teams up to $25MM in total installed cost
  • Contributing to projects with major focus in leadership of technical excellence or project management for larger or more complex projects
  • Preparing proposals in response to client RFPs


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • A minimum of 7 years of project engineering
  • A minimum 5 years in the gas and oil pipeline sector with both project engineering and design experience and operating company experience
  • Experience in engineering/specification of pipeline systems
  • Knowledge of gas and hazardous liquids codes and regulations including 49 CFR Part 192 and 195, ASME B31.4, B31.8 and B31.8S, API 1104, etc.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, computer simulation modeling, MicroStation
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience working in consulting engineering
  • Pipe Stress Analysis/Pipe Support Design/Vibration Analysis
  • Gas and Oil Pipeline operating company experience
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
  • Proven project management experience

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Minneapolis, MN link print
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Summary

The person selected for this position will oversee and perform engineering tasks for gas and oil pipeline systems projects involving station upgrades, relocation and protection of existing pipelines, routing of proposed pipelines, pipe sizing, documents, and trenchless construction design. The successful candidate will help develop our presence and assist with establishing our fuels industry capabilities related to natural gas pipelines. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

Qualified individuals must have strong engineering design experience related to pipeline systems engineering, system integrity, and construction, or experience related to piping in the natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and oil sectors.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Project responsibilities will include:

  • Providing engineering support to pipeline routing studies
  • Preparing detailed engineering design of gas, hazardous liquids, slurry and other pipeline systems projects including design of trenchless crossings (Bore, Microtunnel, HDD)
  • Preparing detailed engineering of pipeline facilities including regulation and meter runs, pig launchers, interconnects, relief systems, measurement systems, compressor station piping systems, gas conditioning system, etc.
  • Preparing pipeline stress calculations associated with proposed pipeline crossings and horizontal directional drills
  • Participating in field/ site walks coordinate field investigation work for surveys, utility investigations, cathodic protection, etc. in support of the pipeline design effort
  • Preparing project funding documents such as cost estimates, equipment bid summaries and authorization requests
  • Managing detailed engineering and mentor junior engineering staff and designers
  • Provide field project coordination, engineering services and troubleshooting with direct client interface
  • Writing or overseeing technical reports
  • Managing mid-size projects and teams up to $25MM in total installed cost
  • Contributing to projects with major focus in leadership of technical excellence or project management for larger or more complex projects
  • Preparing proposals in response to client RFPs


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • A minimum of 7 years of project engineering
  • A minimum 5 years in the gas and oil pipeline sector with both project engineering and design experience and operating company experience
  • Experience in engineering/specification of pipeline systems
  • Knowledge of gas and hazardous liquids codes and regulations including 49 CFR Part 192 and 195, ASME B31.4, B31.8 and B31.8S, API 1104, etc.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, computer simulation modeling, MicroStation
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience working in consulting engineering
  • Pipe Stress Analysis/Pipe Support Design/Vibration Analysis
  • Gas and Oil Pipeline operating company experience
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
  • Proven project management experience

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking an entry-level geologist to join its Grand Rapids office and undertake challenging and progressive work on projects related to the investigation, evaluation, and remediation of contaminated sites. Assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with environmental site assessments; onsite investigations of contaminated soil, sediment, groundwater, surface water, and vapor; aquifer test performance and analysis; construction observation; and preparation of drilling logs, geologic maps, cross-sections, and technical reports. Onsite investigation tasks may include observing drilling and monitoring well installation, classifying soil and bedrock samples and collecting samples for field screening and laboratory analysis. Field work opportunities for this position will be year-round and will likely include some out-of-town travel.

NOTE: Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in an OSHA mandated medical surveillance program will be required and safety training will be provided before being assigned to work on these sites. Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery and other conditions typical of industrial facilities.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in geology, hydrogeology or geological engineering
  • Academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above and successful completion of a field or research course
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with project team members, regulators, and clients
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills with attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
  • Strong computer skills, including word processing and use of spreadsheets
  • A flexible working style and the ability to work independently and with teams of specialists to meet client and project needs
  • Willingness to travel and periodically adjust personal schedules to meet project needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in geology, hydrogeology or geological engineering
  • Successful completion of a field or research course
  • Coursework related to groundwater flow
  • 1-3 years of experience related to environmental work
  • 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER) certification
  • Familiarity with environmental regulations

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking a geologist to join its Grand Rapids office. The person selected for this position will undertake challenging, complex work on projects related to soil and groundwater investigations, site characterization, and evaluation of contaminated sites.

Project work will include managing multi-disciplinary teams; preparing and overseeing technical work plans and cost estimates for investigations of contaminated soil, sediment, groundwater, and vapor intrusion; interpreting data; preparing technical reports; and leading client and regulatory negotiations. Responsibilities may also include overseeing completion of project deliverables, client communication, internal team coordination, mentoring junior staff, and tracking financial performance on projects. Business development activities may include proposal development, networking, and informing clients of Barr's range of services.

Barr is one of the leading consulting firms in the Upper Midwest. We provide engineering and environmental services to clients across the nation and around the world. Barr is proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

NOTE: Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in an OSHA-mandated medical surveillance program will be required, and safety training will be provided before being assigned to work on these sites. Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Fulfillment of the position's responsibilities will require periodic travel. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in geoscience, geology or hydrogeology
  • 8 or more years of experience related to Phase I/Phase II site assessments, groundwater investigations, site characterization, water quality data interpretation, and development of site conceptual models
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and leading teams of multiple disciplines
  • Proven project management and leadership skills
  • Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and client needs
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in geology or related field
  • Project management and leadership experience on complex projects
  • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
  • Established network with industry personnel and industry associations

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Summary

The person selected for this position will work on a variety of engineering consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs such as foundations (shallow and deep), slope stability, seepage, earth retention, dams and hydraulic structures, and groundwater. The position also includes working on engineering project teams performing geotechnical and civil engineering design and analyses; specifying, implementing, and interpreting soil and rock investigations, including drilling and cone penetrometer testing and in-situ testing; overseeing on-site and laboratory testing; field work such as facility inspections; geotechnical computer modeling; preparation of plans and specifications; and writing reports. Administrative work, such as business development, project management, project planning and scheduling, mentoring and coaching of staff, and workload estimation are also part of this strategic role. This position may require limited, out-of-town work assignments to meet clients' needs.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering at an accredited university with a geotechnical engineering emphasis
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience with traditional geotechnical engineering
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of geotechnical analysis and design
  • Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs while providing exceptional client service
  • Willingness to travel as required for projects
  • Computer skills including AutoCad, modeling software (such as FLAC, Plaxis, and/or GeoStudio), word processing, and spreadsheets
  • Strong oral and verbal communication skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of similar experience
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering
  • Proven project or task management skills
  • Experience scoping, contracting, executing, and managing advanced geotechnical field investigations and laboratory testing
  • Experience with Civil 3D or other civil design package
  • Experience with project scheduling software (MS Project or Primavera)
  • Experience or desire to work in mining engineering and power generation facilities
  • Strong, proven business development skills

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Bismarck, ND link print
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Summary

This person selected for this position will work on a variety of consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs such as shallow and deep foundations, slope stability, seepage, bearing capacity, settlement, pavements, deep foundations, retaining walls, and dams. Project work also will include performing geotechnical computer modeling; specifying, implementing and interpreting soil and rock investigations including drilling, cone penetrometer and in-situ testing, instrumentation installation and monitoring; and overseeing on-site and laboratory testing. The position involves field work such as construction observation, surveying, and facility inspections. Projects focus on geotechnical and civil engineering design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating. The position will include project management for scope, schedule, and budget compliance, and will require working with engineers in other Barr offices. Administrative responsibilities such as business development; project management; mentoring and coaching; project planning and scheduling; and workload estimating are included in this role. This position will require out-of-town work assignments to meet the needs of our clients.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience involving geotechnical engineering including advanced slope stability and geotechnical foundation analysis and design.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year.
  • Strong technical understanding of a wide range of civil engineering such as structural, water resources with an emphasis on geotechnical analysis and design.
  • Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to modify schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Desire to help build the geotechnical group in our Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor offices.
  • Computer skills including modeling software (such as FLAC, Plaxis, MODFLOW and/or GeoStudio), word processing and spreadsheets.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally to support project needs.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship.
  • Acceptable driving record.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering.
  • Experience with dams, including hydropower and tailings dam design, management and operation.
  • Experience or familiarity with soil or tailings characteristics related to consolidation, drying, clay/water/slurries, salt/soil interaction, or tailings deposition.
  • Experience or familiarity with geotechnical engineering in support of buried pipelines.
  • Knowledge of the geotechnical markets in Ann Arbor, MI and Grand Rapids, MI.
  • Strong, proven business development skills.
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to foster ongoing relationships.
  • Desire to become involved in the greater geotechnical community by performing research, giving presentations, and preparing publications.
  • Proven experience collaborating and maintain relationships across offices.

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Ann Arbor, MI link print
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Summary

This person selected for this position will work on a variety of consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs such as shallow and deep foundations, slope stability, seepage, bearing capacity, settlement, pavements, deep foundations, retaining walls, and dams. Project work also will include performing geotechnical computer modeling; specifying, implementing and interpreting soil and rock investigations including drilling, cone penetrometer and in-situ testing, instrumentation installation and monitoring; and overseeing on-site and laboratory testing. The position involves field work such as construction observation, surveying, and facility inspections. Projects focus on geotechnical and civil engineering design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating. The position will include project management for scope, schedule, and budget compliance, and will require working with engineers in other Barr offices. Administrative responsibilities such as business development; project management; mentoring and coaching; project planning and scheduling; and workload estimating are included in this role. This position will require out-of-town work assignments to meet the needs of our clients.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience involving geotechnical engineering including advanced slope stability and geotechnical foundation analysis and design.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year.
  • Strong technical understanding of a wide range of civil engineering such as structural, water resources with an emphasis on geotechnical analysis and design.
  • Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to modify schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Desire to help build the geotechnical group in our Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor offices.
  • Computer skills including modeling software (such as FLAC, Plaxis, MODFLOW and/or GeoStudio), word processing and spreadsheets.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally to support project needs.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship.
  • Acceptable driving record.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering.
  • Experience with dams, including hydropower and tailings dam design, management and operation.
  • Experience or familiarity with soil or tailings characteristics related to consolidation, drying, clay/water/slurries, salt/soil interaction, or tailings deposition.
  • Experience or familiarity with geotechnical engineering in support of buried pipelines.
  • Knowledge of the geotechnical markets in Ann Arbor, MI and Grand Rapids, MI.
  • Strong, proven business development skills.
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to foster ongoing relationships.
  • Desire to become involved in the greater geotechnical community by performing research, giving presentations, and preparing publications.
  • Proven experience collaborating and maintain relationships across offices.

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
 
Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
 
Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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Grand Rapids, MI link print
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Summary

This position provides the opportunity to work on a variety of consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs such as shallow and deep foundations; slope stability; seepage; bearing capacity; settlement; pavements; retaining walls; and dams. Projects focus on geotechnical and civil engineering design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, planning and oversight of investigations and analysis, writing technical reports, and cost estimating. The position will include project management for scope, schedule, and budget compliance, and will require interfacing and collaborating on tasks with engineers in other Barr offices.

Administrative responsibilities such as business development, project management, mentoring and coaching, project planning and scheduling, and workload estimating make up a significant part of this role. This position will require out-of-town work assignments to meet the needs of our clients including field work such as client meetings and presentations, construction review, and facility inspections.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. While the position is located in the Calgary office, fulfillment of the position responsibilities will require periodic travel. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience involving geotechnical engineering
  • Professional Engineer (P.Eng) certification or ability to obtain P.Eng within one year
  • Strong technical understanding of a wide range of civil engineering such as structural, water resources with an emphasis on geotechnical analysis and design
  • Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to modify schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Proven project management skills
  • Business development experience
  • Desire to help build the geotechnical group in our Calgary office
  • Computer skills including modeling software (such as FLAC, Plaxis, MODFLOW and/or GeoStudio), word processing and spreadsheets
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally to support project needs
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Legal authorization to work in Canada without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering
  • Experience with civil infrastructure including roadway, foundation, retaining wall, and bridge design
  • Experience with dams, including hydropower and tailings dam design, management and operation
  • Experience or familiarity with geotechnical engineering in support of buried pipelines
  • Knowledge of the geotechnical markets
  • Strong, proven business development skills
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to foster ongoing relationships
  • Desire to become involved in the greater geotechnical community by performing research, giving presentations, and preparing publications
  • Proven experience collaborating and maintain relationships across offices

Barr Engineering and Environmental Science Canada, Ltd. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in Canada. 

Barr Engineering Company strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.

Barr is an equal opportunity employer.

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Summary

The person in this position will work as part of the human resources (HR) training and development and staffing teams. Responsibilities will include coordinating meeting and event logistics for corporate training events, college career fairs, intern events, and other employee-related events as needed, and providing administrative support for Barr’s training and development and college relations efforts. The individual in this position will work with a wide variety of program managers, instructors, vendors, educational institutions, and learners throughout the training and college career fair cycles. Tasks include communicating with participants, sending invitations, organizing registration, coordinating catered food and room setup, hosting meeting technology, preparing and distributing evaluations, and performing class and event close-out in the human resources information system (HRIS) system. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Training Events
    • Working with program owners to develop accurate course information and entering that information in the HRIS training records module
    • Taking hands-on responsibility for corporate training sessions to assure appropriate room and resource setup, catering, materials preparation, and participant sign-in and registration. This task will also include coordinating with administrative resources in other offices to assure smooth program delivery in all locations
    • Maintaining an organized repository of class materials, logistical notes, and feedback output to assist program owners in evaluating training course effectiveness and updating course content for future sessions
    • Maintaining accurate employee training records by gathering attendance rosters and closing out completed courses in the HRIS in a timely manner
    • Reviewing staff requests for individual education account (IEA) funding, and referring questions about funding requests to the training and development (T&D) coordinator, or other specialists, as warranted
    • Preparing weekly communication to staff about upcoming training opportunities
    • Running reports in HRIS to track and evaluate training information as requested
    • Advising practice groups, business units, and others on how to prepare and host training events not offered as part of the corporate T&D curriculum, and providing assistance in hosting their events, as workload allows
    • Providing clerical support including filing, preparing spreadsheets, surveys, and creating other documents
    • Supporting the annual training calendar development process
    • Participating in T&D continuous improvement efforts Providing administrative support for the T&D manager and coordinator as requested
  • College and Intern Events
    • Monitoring deadlines at target schools, registering for events, and providing key information to staffing coordinators and other stakeholders
    • Working with college relations coordinator, other HR staff, career fair attendees and intern coordinators to register and confirm Barr’s participation in recruiting events
    • Developing and maintaining calendar of events and activities and documenting and tracking distribution of materials needed at each event
    • Anticipating questions and providing career fair attendees with information and resources to assist them with event logistics
    • Surveying career fair participants and candidates, and summarizing best practices and recommendations for improvement
    • Planning and coordinating summer intern events as directed by college relations coordinator
    • Recommending process improvements to streamline efforts


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Post-high school training or education in training and development, event coordination, communications, and/or office administration
    • Three years of experience in a meeting coordination role, preferably in a training or educational setting
    • Strong skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, including experience summarizing information, developing Excel spreadsheets and graphs, coordinating multiple calendars and resources, and preparing participant communications
    • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
    • Resilience in the face of challenges, with strong client service focus, and a willingness and ability to change focus, and renegotiate and reprioritize tasks to balance multiple client needs under tight deadlines
    • Meticulous attention to detail with timely, accurate, and dependable follow-through on requests
    • Process improvement orientation
    • Ability to work with partially complete information, identifying, pursuing, and confirming necessary data from others in order to complete tasks
    • Positive, diplomatic oral and written communication skills
    • Self-sufficiency and ability to complete tasks with little to no supervision
    • Ability to safely bend, lift, and move up to 20 pounds to rearrange tables and chairs and transfer materials from room to room
    • Prior experience setting up and troubleshooting audiovisual and online meeting tools while hosting meetings across locations
    • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify working schedule as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record or demonstration of reliable access to work location


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Familiarity with HRIS and/or learning management systems
    • Experience with engineering, professional services, or consulting firms
    • Experience with budget monitoring and reporting
    • Experience coordinating training events and college and intern events
    • Experience with WebEx, Skype for Business, and polling PowerPoint software, and expertise in troubleshooting meeting technology

  • Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr Engineering Co. is seeking a human resources (HR) compliance and benchmarking specialist. This position is responsible for conducting regulatory reporting; monitoring regulatory changes; researching competitive practices; summarizing and analyzing findings; and recommending policy and practice changes to support employee engagement, diversity, and inclusion and compliance with employment regulations.

    Primary responsibilities include working with our human resources information system (HRIS) administrator to obtain employee data and develop standard reports, as well as consulting with outside vendors and internal stakeholders to produce plans and reports, analyze information, and identify priorities for response actions. This position will prepare and analyze the annual and semi-annual affirmative action plan and other required federal, state, and local reports for HR and management review; coordinate stakeholder input to recommend good faith efforts; monitor progress on implementation; and perform regular audits to monitor data, systems, and processes for alignment with objectives. Other responsibilities include providing training to maintain accurate HRIS records and producing various reports from the database related to hires, terminations, demographics, and status changes to monitor progress. Periodic responsibilities may include coordinating employee engagement surveys, analyzing survey findings, benchmarking information to support annual planning, and drafting policy changes. This position will draft employee and management communications and may present analysis of results, a business case for change, and options for response actions.

    While these are the primary functions, there may be opportunities to participate in other human resources processes and initiatives as needed.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in human resources or related field
    • Three years of HR experience including affirmative action or related reporting, with exposure to diversity and inclusion strategy
    • Knowledge of employment law and Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) compliance requirements
    • Three or more years analyzing and interpreting data and demonstrating a high level of analytical, quantitative, and problem-solving skills
    • Strong Microsoft Excel skills with the ability to manipulate pivot tables and produce customized charts and graphs
    • Strong organizational skills including planning and prioritization of requests and strong follow-up to confirm client expectations are aligned and met
    • Experience with HRIS and applicant tracking systems
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Client service focus and demonstrated ability to diplomatically deliver messages and obtain results
    • A flexible and resilient working style, with demonstrated success in building strong and influential relationships with business partners
    • Willingness to occasionally modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines and/or internal client needs
    • Self-starter with demonstrated process improvement mindset
    • Ability to work as part of a team and independently, with minimal supervision
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) certification
    • Experience revising HR policies and/or practices to comply with employment regulations
    • Knowledge of immigration laws and work authorization requirements
    • Prior participation in OFCCP or Minnesota Department of Human Rights audits
    • Experience with building diverse and inclusive cultures, employee affinity or resource group chartering, and human resources communications
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person selected for this position will work as part of the human resources team, assigned to and seated with a major business unit. The person in this role serves as a liaison between business unit and corporate HR functions developing and sharing HR best practices between business units, providing business insight regarding corporate HR functions, and offering strategic and practical HR advice to support business and company goals and mitigate risks, while creating and maintaining a consistent and positive experience for candidates and staff. The HR liaison (generalist) will participate in ongoing processes and initiatives that support the business and HR strategies. This is an opportunity to make a positive impact on the organization through teamwork and shared success.

    The position will be focused on recruiting and engaging new technical staff in a fast-paced high-growth environment. Responsibilities include:

    • Staffing – Evaluating workloads; working with senior HR business partners, business leaders, and technical staff to identify staffing needs; evaluating and recommending methods of sourcing and recruiting candidates; developing job postings; screening resumes; coordinating interviews and interviewing, evaluating, and selecting candidates as part of a team; delivering offers; and assisting with new employee integration. Estimated time: 70%.

    Approximately 30% of this individual’s time will be spent in a combination of activities as outlined below.

    • Additional business unit activities – Additional responsibilities may include analyzing and evaluating effectiveness of recruiting and staff development efforts; investigating and addressing employee concerns; interpreting HR policies; supporting talent management (including our award-winning coaching program); coordinating workload management plans, performance improvement plans, and disciplinary actions; and participating in salary setting and employee education activities.
    • Corporate HR initiatives and processes – Additional responsibilities include participating in (and possibly leading) HR processes and initiatives in areas such as annual feedback and salary setting, compensation, training and development, benchmarking and analyzing industry and competitive practices, talent management, and other HR efforts.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in human resources or related area
    • 5 years of experience related to the job responsibilities described above, including full-cycle staffing and employee relations
    • Problem-solving and analytical skills; ability to utilize judgment and initiative in HR-related activities
    • Diplomatic, with excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Strong client-service focus with willingness to adjust approach and persevere to gain buy-in from key stakeholders and deliver results
    • Experience providing data and business insight to support recommendations
    • Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines or client needs
    • Demonstrated ability to collaborate within a team and build and maintain relationships at multiple levels and across geographic office locations
    • Strong organizational skills including ability to prioritize and negotiate deadlines with multiple stakeholders
    • Knowledge of employment law
    • Strong computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office software, including creation of Excel spreadsheets and graphs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Strong interest and aptitude for gathering, analyzing, reporting, and portraying data in a concise format using Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Master’s degree in human resources–related discipline
    • PHR/SPHR professional certification or equivalent
    • Technical recruiting experience with engineering, scientist, and/or technician positions
    • Expertise in developing behavioral and competency-based interview guides
    • Expertise in workforce planning
    • Experience in using HRIS and applicant processing systems
    • Proven success in promoting company’s unique value proposition organization to candidates
    • Familiar with other areas of human resources, including staff development, performance management, investigations, HRIS, employee engagement surveys, employment policies, compensation and benefits, and talent management
    • Experience with engineering, professional service, or consulting firms

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Come be a part of our Bismarck office team and work on challenging projects! The person for this position will work on multidisciplinary project teams providing mechanical engineering and related technical expertise. The work will be primarily for industrial processing facilities in the power generation, fuels, mining, and other heavy industrial sectors. Typical assignments may include managing projects, preparing design drawings and specifications, completing engineering calculations and analyses, selecting equipment and components, writing technical reports, preparing sketches for system arrangement, developing details of designs, and preparing cost estimates and bid packages. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, Computer Simulation Modeling
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
    • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 10+ years of relevant work experience
    • Work experience in a power plant or refinery setting
    • Work experience on oil and gas projects such as pipelines, terminals, pump or compressor stations, or gas processing plants
    • Background/experience working on industrial construction projects
    • Business development aptitude and experience
    • Project management experience

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person selected for this position will join our new Salt Lake City office team and work on challenging projects and provide leadership to experienced engineering professionals! The successful candidate will be part of multidiscipline project teams providing mechanical engineering and related technical expertise. The work will be primarily for industrial processing facilities including power plants, fuels facilities, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. This person will help develop our presence and assist with establishing our power and fuels industry capabilities within the Salt Lake City, Utah, area. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments. Project responsibilities will include:

    • Managing a multi-disciplinary project team
    • Preparing design drawings and specifications
    • Writing technical reports
    • Preparing sketches for system arrangement
    • Preparing cost estimates
    • Business development and business planning for the region
    • Writing proposals and managing proposal teams

    NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Experience working on fuels-related industrial projects
    • 5+ years of working in one of the following service areas required: refining or pipeline engineering
    • Experience in some or all of these areas: Engineering/Specification of Mechanical Equipment, including Material Handling Equipment, Pumps, Pressure Vessels/Tanks, Heat Exchangers, and other process equipment; Pipe Stress Analysis/Pipe Support Design
    • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, Computer Simulation Modeling
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
    • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 10+ years of relevant work experience
    • Experience working in consulting engineering
    • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
    • Proven project management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Come be a part of our Minneapolis office team with the opportunity to work on challenging projects and provide leadership to experienced engineering professionals! The person in this position will work on multidiscipline project teams providing mechanical engineering and related technical expertise. The work will be primarily for industrial processing facilities such as power plants, fuels facilities, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. This person will help develop our presence and establish our power and fuels industry capabilities within the Minneapolis, Minnesota, area. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Project responsibilites will include:

  • Managing a multi-disciplinary project team
  • Preparing design drawings and specifications
  • Writing technical reports
  • Preparing sketches for system arrangement
  • Preparing cost estimates
  • Business development and business planning for the region
  • Writing proposals and managing proposal teams

  • Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • 10+ years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above
    • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
    • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 15+ years of relevant work experience
    • Experience in Consulting Engineering
    • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
    • Proven project management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using AutoCAD and other drafting software on a Windows platform. Work will include creating, updating, and revising drawings of mechanical and structural systems, and may include visiting project sites to gather information for project drawings. Project tasks may include drafting design of foundations and supports, steel framing, access platforms, stacks, pumping and piping systems, industrial equipment, conveyor systems, building systems, and various details. Occasional assistance with electrical or civil design may also be required.

    NOTE: The position may involve field visits to client sites, including industrial processing facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Two-year technical certificate or experience directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Proficiency using current version of AutoCAD
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Approximately two to five years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
    • Strong understanding of mechanical or structural systems and their applications in an industrial environment
    • Proficiency using additional drafting packages such as Revit Structural, CADWorx, Solidworks, Civil 3D, MicroStation, Geopak, spreadsheet, GIS, or word processing software
    • Familiarity with work in an industrial environment and basic knowledge of various industrial disciplines and industrial construction

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using AutoCAD and other drafting software on a Windows platform. Work will include creating, updating, and revising drawings of mechanical and structural systems and may include visiting project sites to gather information for project drawings. Project tasks may include drafting design of foundations and supports, steel framing, access platforms, stacks, pumping and piping systems, industrial equipment, conveyor systems, building systems, and various details. Occasional assistance with electrical or civil design may also be required.

    NOTE: The position may involve field visits to client sites, including industrial processing facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Proficiency using current version of AutoCAD
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
    • Strong understanding of mechanical or structural systems and their applications in an industrial environment
    • Proficiency using additional drafting packages such as Revit Structural, CADWorx, Solidworks, Civil 3D, MicroStation, Geopak, spreadsheet, GIS, or word processing software
    • Familiarity with work in an industrial environment and basic knowledge of various industrial disciplines and industrial construction

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work with multi-disciplinary teams on projects involving process and extractive metallurgical engineering and related technical tasks. Assignments may include process design and analysis, developing process flowsheets and material balances, process modeling, creating instrumentation and control diagrams, conducting pilot plant tests, working with vendors and testing laboratories, sizing process equipment, estimating capital and operating costs, and writing reports and equipment specifications. The selected candidate will work on projects involving a variety of minerals, including both ferrous and nonferrous minerals, industrial minerals, coal, and oil sands. The work will require frequent short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • BS in metallurgy, chemical engineering, mineral processing, or similar, with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Four or more years of mineral processing experience
    • Experience with process modeling software such as METSIM, Chemcad, or similar
    • Experience with design software such as Autocad, Cadworx, or similar
    • Experience working at industrial sites as an operating engineer or as a consultant
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Familiarity with basic Microsoft Office software packages, especially Excel
    • Ability to market and develop work in the process field and the supporting disciplines
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Ability to legally work in both the United States and Canada without the need for sponsorship or eligibility to obtain a TN work permit


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy and plant processes
    • Eight or more years of mineral process experience
    • Experience in extractive metallurgy and hydrometallurgy
    • Professional engineer (PE) license

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Join the team in our new Salt Lake City office, where you will have an opportunity to lead and work on challenging projects in mineral and chemical processing. The person selected for this position will help lead multi-disciplinary project teams involved with mineral processing, extractive metallurgy, and related engineering activities. Project assignments may include feasibility studies, process testing and piloting, process design, project implementation, and plant startup/commissioning. The selected candidate will provide leadership and technical expertise in developing material and energy balance models, process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams, technical reports, equipment specifications, and capital and operating cost estimates.

    This position requires a strong background and knowledge of mineral beneficiation and extractive metallurgical processes, including comminution, classification, gravity separation, flotation, hydrometallurgy, and pyrometallurgy. Knowledge and experience with pumping systems, slurry hydraulics, thickeners, material conveying, and tailings management systems is also important. Candidates must have experience with plant sampling and proper protocols, along with the ability to interpret and understand design drawings in order to make recommendations. The selected candidate will work on projects involving a variety of minerals, including nonferrous precious/base metals, industrial minerals, iron, coal, and oil sands. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE:Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and require entering and working within facilities that may have limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • BS degree in chemical engineering, metallurgical engineering, or related field with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Six or more years of work experience in non-ferrous processing (precious metals, base metals, industrial minerals)
    • Experience working at mine or industrial sites as an operating engineer or consultant
    • Ability to apply structured decision-analysis and problem-solving skills for plant troubleshooting, performance optimization, and continuous improvement
    • Excellent analysis and observational skills along with ability to troubleshoot and resolve process issues
    • Experience with developing client relationships and project opportunities in mineral processing and supporting disciplines
    • Demonstrated ability to market and develop work in the process field and supporting disciplines
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project-team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Demonstrated ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects
    • Willingness and ability to mentor younger staff members
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Willingness to travel for business development purposes
    • Familiarity with basic Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Advanced degree in Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, or related field
    • Experience with non-ferrous metallurgical and plant processes
    • Ten or more years of related experience
    • Fluency in mineral processing simulation software such as METSIM
    • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Current NCEES record
    • SME Registered Member

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Join the team in our new Salt Lake City office, where you will have an opportunity to lead and work on challenging projects in mineral and chemical processing an provide leadership to experienced engineering professionals. The person selected for this position will help lead multi-disciplinary project teams involved with mineral processing, extractive metallurgy, and related engineering activities. Project assignments may include feasibility studies, process testing and piloting, process design, project implementation, and plant startup/commissioning. The selected candidate will provide leadership and technical expertise in developing material and energy balance models, process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams, technical reports, equipment specifications, and capital and operating cost estimates. This person will help develop our presence and assist with establishing our mineral and chemical processing capabilities within the Salt Lake City, Utah area.

    This position requires a strong background and knowledge of mineral beneficiation and extractive metallurgical processes, including comminution, classification, gravity separation, flotation, hydrometallurgy, and pyrometallurgy. Knowledge and experience with pumping systems, slurry hydraulics, thickeners, material conveying, and tailings management systems is also important. Candidates must have experience with plant sampling and proper protocols, along with the ability to interpret and understand design drawings in order to make recommendations. The selected candidate will work on projects involving a variety of minerals, including nonferrous precious/base metals, industrial minerals, iron, coal, and oil sands. This position requires experience with business development to assist with business planning for the region. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE:Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and require entering and working within facilities that may have limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • BS degree in chemical engineering, metallurgical engineering, or related field with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Ten or more years of work experience in non-ferrous processing (precious metals, base metals, industrial minerals)
    • Experience working at mine or industrial sites as an operating engineer or consultant
    • Ability to apply structured decision-analysis and problem-solving skills for plant troubleshooting, performance optimization, and continuous improvement
    • Excellent analysis and observational skills along with ability to troubleshoot and resolve process issues
    • Experience with developing client relationships and project opportunities in mineral processing and supporting disciplines
    • Demonstrated ability to market and develop work in the process field and supporting disciplines
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project-team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • Demonstrated ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects
    • Willingness and ability to mentor younger staff members
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Willingness to travel for business development purposes
    • Familiarity with basic Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Advanced degree in Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, or related field
    • Experience with non-ferrous metallurgical and plant processes
    • Fifteen or more years of related experience
    • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to develop or foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
    • Proven project management skills
    • Fluency in mineral processing simulation software such as METSIM
    • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Current NCEES record
    • SME Registered Member

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person selected for this position will work with one of the leading mine engineering and environmental consulting firms. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

    This is a limited part-time position involving work with Barr's clients in the petroleum industry to coordinate environmental issues and specifically to oversee air-program compliance associated with the development, construction, and operation of petroleum refineries throughout the United States. The successful candidate will work with project teams developing air quality permitting and environmental compliance strategies and associated information and documents for the petroleum refining industry; review operational functions and activities to verify that appropriate actions are developed and undertaken to achieve and maintain compliance; interface frequently with industry representatives, technical and information resource experts, and resource managers.

    Specific program responsibilities include air permit and MACT compliance, oversight of air pollution control operations and performance, air emission mitigation efforts, and air program environmental management.

    While the position is based in the Minneapolis office, there is the potential for remote employment. However, a regular presence at client facilities will be required, and fulfillment of the position responsibilities will also require periodic travel to other client locations and Barr offices.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental, chemical, or mechanical engineering or closely-related scientific discipline
    • At least 20 years of work experience in the petroleum refining industry and the above identified air programs
    • Thorough knowledge of federal and state air program permitting and regulatory requirements
    • At least three years of environmental consulting experience
    • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and or client needs
    • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and working with multi-disciplinary teams
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate in a consultative manner
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
    • Self-initiative and motivation with emphasis on client service and meeting client needs
    • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments regarding timeliness of work
    • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Knowledge of and familiarity with regulatory agency staff
    • Experience with petroleum refining operations and knowledge of the interrelationship between operational functions and environmental performance
    • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr is seeking a senior geochemist to join our growing practice. The person selected for this position will work on large, complex, and challenging projects for a leading environmental and civil consulting firm with an expanding presence in the U.S. and Canada. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a comprehensive employee survey.

    Project work may include environmental assessments; geochemical assessments and remediation; and mining waste management permitting. Expertise in acid rock drainage, mineral solubility, water balances, water quality modeling in arid environments, and the ability to work with industrial clients and regulatory agencies are required. Project responsibilities will include development of proposals, scopes of work, budgets, management of complex data collection programs; and preparation of reports and supporting documentation. Other typical activities may include mentoring junior staff and overseeing internal teams; communicating with clients; participating in meetings and negotiations with clients and regulatory agency personnel; analyzing financial performance on projects; and completing project deliverables.

    The person in this position also will have a role in client service and business development. Typical business development activities include building and maintaining client relationships; tracking marketing leads and project opportunities; developing proposals and presentations; networking; and sharing Barr’s capabilities with existing and potential clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Master’s degree in geochemistry or related discipline
    • 10 or more years of practical experience working on geochemistry projects
    • Specific knowledge of geochemistry (chemical reactions, phase diagrams, mineral solubility)
    • Specific knowledge of general mineral deposit types and identification of minerals
    • Ability to design programs to characterize potential for acid rock drainage and metal leaching, including application of geochemical testing methods for prediction of water chemistry
    • Specific experience with modeling programs (e.g. PHREEQC, Geochemists Workbench)
    • General knowledge of mineral exploration methods: mine waste disposal methods; mineral processing methods; and mine and environment regulations and policies
    • Legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • PhD in geochemistry or related discipline
    • Demonstrated project management and leadership skills
    • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
    • Experience with hydrothermal deposits

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr is seeking a senior geochemist to join our growing practice. The person selected for this position will work on large, complex, and challenging projects for a leading environmental and civil consulting firm with an expanding presence in the U.S. and Canada. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a comprehensive employee survey.

    Project work may include environmental assessments; geochemical assessments and remediation; and mining waste management permitting. Expertise in acid rock drainage, mineral solubility, water balances, water quality modeling in arid environments, and the ability to work with industrial clients and regulatory agencies are required. Project responsibilities will include development of proposals, scopes of work, budgets, management of complex data collection programs; and preparation of reports and supporting documentation. Other typical activities may include mentoring junior staff and overseeing internal teams; communicating with clients; participating in meetings and negotiations with clients and regulatory agency personnel; analyzing financial performance on projects; and completing project deliverables.

    The person in this position also will have a role in client service and business development. Typical business development activities include building and maintaining client relationships; tracking marketing leads and project opportunities; developing proposals and presentations; networking; and sharing Barr’s capabilities with existing and potential clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Master’s degree in geochemistry or related discipline
    • 10 or more years of practical experience working on geochemistry projects
    • Specific knowledge of geochemistry (chemical reactions, phase diagrams, mineral solubility)
    • Specific knowledge of general mineral deposit types and identification of minerals
    • Ability to design programs to characterize potential for acid rock drainage and metal leaching, including application of geochemical testing methods for prediction of water chemistry
    • Specific experience with modeling programs (e.g. PHREEQC, Geochemists Workbench)
    • General knowledge of mineral exploration methods: mine waste disposal methods; mineral processing methods; and mine and environment regulations and policies
    • Legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • PhD in geochemistry or related discipline
    • Demonstrated project management and leadership skills
    • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
    • Experience with hydrothermal deposits

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr is seeking a senior geochemist to join our growing practice. The person selected for this position will work on large, complex, and challenging projects for a leading environmental and civil consulting firm with an expanding presence in the U.S. and Canada. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a comprehensive employee survey.

    Project work may include environmental assessments; geochemical assessments and remediation; and mining waste management permitting. Expertise in acid rock drainage, mineral solubility, water balances, water quality modeling in arid environments, and the ability to work with industrial clients and regulatory agencies are required. Project responsibilities will include development of proposals, scopes of work, budgets, management of complex data collection programs; and preparation of reports and supporting documentation. Other typical activities may include mentoring junior staff and overseeing internal teams; communicating with clients; participating in meetings and negotiations with clients and regulatory agency personnel; analyzing financial performance on projects; and completing project deliverables.

    The person in this position also will have a role in client service and business development. Typical business development activities include building and maintaining client relationships; tracking marketing leads and project opportunities; developing proposals and presentations; networking; and sharing Barr’s capabilities with existing and potential clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Master’s degree in geochemistry or related discipline
    • 10 or more years of practical experience working on geochemistry projects
    • Specific knowledge of geochemistry (chemical reactions, phase diagrams, mineral solubility)
    • Specific knowledge of general mineral deposit types and identification of minerals
    • Ability to design programs to characterize potential for acid rock drainage and metal leaching, including application of geochemical testing methods for prediction of water chemistry
    • Specific experience with modeling programs (e.g. PHREEQC, Geochemists Workbench)
    • General knowledge of mineral exploration methods: mine waste disposal methods; mineral processing methods; and mine and environment regulations and policies
    • Legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • PhD in geochemistry or related discipline
    • Demonstrated project management and leadership skills
    • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
    • Experience with hydrothermal deposits

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr is seeking a senior geochemist to join our growing practice. The person selected for this position will work on large, complex, and challenging projects for a leading environmental and civil consulting firm with an expanding presence in the U.S. and Canada. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a comprehensive employee survey.

    Project work may include environmental assessments; geochemical assessments and remediation; and mining waste management permitting. Expertise in acid rock drainage, mineral solubility, water balances, water quality modeling in arid environments, and the ability to work with industrial clients and regulatory agencies are required. Project responsibilities will include development of proposals, scopes of work, budgets, management of complex data collection programs; and preparation of reports and supporting documentation. Other typical activities may include mentoring junior staff and overseeing internal teams; communicating with clients; participating in meetings and negotiations with clients and regulatory agency personnel; analyzing financial performance on projects; and completing project deliverables.

    The person in this position also will have a role in client service and business development. Typical business development activities include building and maintaining client relationships; tracking marketing leads and project opportunities; developing proposals and presentations; networking; and sharing Barr’s capabilities with existing and potential clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Master’s degree in geochemistry or related discipline
    • 10 or more years of practical experience working on geochemistry projects
    • Specific knowledge of geochemistry (chemical reactions, phase diagrams, mineral solubility)
    • Specific knowledge of general mineral deposit types and identification of minerals
    • Ability to design programs to characterize potential for acid rock drainage and metal leaching, including application of geochemical testing methods for prediction of water chemistry
    • Specific experience with modeling programs (e.g. PHREEQC, Geochemists Workbench)
    • General knowledge of mineral exploration methods: mine waste disposal methods; mineral processing methods; and mine and environment regulations and policies
    • Legally authorized to work in the Canada without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • PhD in geochemistry or related discipline
    • Demonstrated project management and leadership skills
    • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
    • Experience with hydrothermal deposits

    Barr Engineering and Environmental Science Canada, Ltd. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in Canada. 

    Barr Engineering Company strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.

    Barr is an equal opportunity employer.

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    Summary

    This position presents the opportunity to work with one of the leading mine engineering and environmental consulting firms. We are proud to have been named a 2016 Great Place to Work based on the results of a national comprehensive employee survey.

    This person selected for this position will work with Barr's clients to identify, scope, and manage permitting projects with the mining industry. Work will include integrating the work of team members from multiple offices into thorough and complete documents for consideration by regulators. This person will work frequently with federal, state, local government officials, non-governmental organizations and regulatory staff; resource managers; other industry representatives; technical and information resource experts; and interested and concerned citizens. They will also be responsible for business development activities related to the mining industry, including developing relationships with key clients, seeking opportunities to assist these clients with permitting projects, and preparing proposals for such work.

    While the position is located in Salt Lake City, fulfillment of the position's responsibilities will require periodic travel to other locations.

    NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required; safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related degree
    • 10 years of experience directly related to mining industries and environmental permitting
    • Experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, and at times stressful environment
    • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate in a consultative manner with project team members and clients
    • Demonstrated skills and abilities in negotiation; problem-solving; attention to detail; accuracy and producing high-quality deliverables; project organization and management; fulfilling commitments on schedule and meeting deadlines; mentoring and training staff in preparing effective documents and applications; building strong working relationships; leading and participating in multidiscipline teams
    • Self-initiative and motivation, with an emphasis on client service and meeting client needs
    • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Recent consulting experience
    • 15 years of experience directly related to mining industries and environmental permitting
    • Experience with the following regulatory programs and permitting requirements; air (NSR/PSD), NPDES, state and federal mining permits and requirements, environmental review under NEPA and/or state programs, water rights, wetland permitting (USACE 404), and tailings disposal facilities
    • Knowledge of and familiarity with federal and Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Arizona and other western states’ regulatory agency staff, resource managers, and other government officials
    • Established relationships with mining clients and solid knowledge of the industry
    • Ability to process complex or rapidly developing information to extract key issues and implications and develop appropriate strategies

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. The work will be primarily for hydropower facilities, wind turbine foundations, and industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • M.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
    • Experience with structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, or MathCAD
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. The work will be primarily for hydropower facilities, wind turbine foundations, and industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • M.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
    • Experience with structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, or MathCAD
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. The work will be primarily for hydropower facilities, wind turbine foundations, and industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • M.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
    • Experience with structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, or MathCAD
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. The work will be primarily for hydropower facilities, wind turbine foundations, and industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • M.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
    • Experience with structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, or MathCAD
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. The work will be primarily for hydropower facilities, wind turbine foundations, and industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided for work in these areas.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • M.S. in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
    • Experience with structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, or MathCAD
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain within one year

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, project management, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, refinery, and mining companies. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Note: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in civil or structural engineering (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Professional engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA 3D, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience
    • M.S in civil or structural engineering
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Experience in the consulting industry
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with teams of multiple disciplines
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, project management, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, refinery, and mining companies. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Note: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in civil or structural engineering (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Professional engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA 3D, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience
    • M.S in civil or structural engineering
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Experience in the consulting industry
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with teams of multiple disciplines
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, project management, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, refinery, and mining companies. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Note: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in civil or structural engineering (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Professional engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA 3D, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience
    • M.S in civil or structural engineering
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Experience in the consulting industry
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with teams of multiple disciplines
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, project management, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, refinery, and mining companies. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Note: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in civil or structural engineering (including structural analysis, steel and concrete design)
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Professional engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA 3D, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience
    • M.S in civil or structural engineering
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
    • Experience in the consulting industry
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with teams of multiple disciplines
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Minneapolis, MN link print
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    Summary

    The person selected for this position will work on multi-discipline project teams providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, report writing, cost estimating, and construction observation. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, and mining companies. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

    NOTE: Some work locations will feature the rough terrain typical of construction sites or require lifting or moving field testing equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites. Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program at the request of specific clients.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • B.S. in civil or structural engineering
    • More than three years of related work experience
    • Professional engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain PE within one year
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with teams of multiple disciplines
    • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • M.S in civil or structural engineering
    • Experience with 3D software such as Revit
    • Experience in the consulting industry
    • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person selected for this position will provide tank and structural steel inspection services and related technical expertise for heavy industrial clients. The inspection team completes general condition assessments and detailed structural inspections of foundations, framing, tanks, and crane runways. They also complete general assessments of piping and utility structures. Specific tasks for this role include:

    • Assisting field staff with preparing areas for inspection, including setting up and tearing down inspection-related tools and equipment
    • Conducting visual and physical examinations of steel and concrete structures
    • Using nondestructive testing techniques and equipment to locate and define deficiencies
    • Preparing field sketches to show locations of deficiencies
    • Creating repair detail drawings
    • Compiling field data, sketches, and repairs into a formal report
    • Preparing AutoCAD drawings suitable for documenting findings, identifying areas in need of repair, and conducting rehabilitation efforts

    The position involves travel to client sites such as mining facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town assignments. Within this role, there may be the potential to receive training and certification as a structural inspector.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Prior work exposure in heavy industrial settings
    • Firm commitment to working safely and experience using sound safety practices in a work environment
    • Physically able and willing to work in confined spaces and outdoors in inclement weather
    • Ability to climb ladders and stairs and work at varying heights
    • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
    • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Ability to legally work in both the United States and Canada without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with AutoCAD or related drafting packages
    • Ability to draw accurate sketches of observed field conditions
    • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework related to the responsibilities described above
    • API 653 certification
    • At least one year of work experience directly related to the responsibilities outlined above

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using Revit and AutoCAD on a Windows platform. The successful candidate will work closely with engineers to create, update, and revise drawings of structural systems, and and will visit project sites to gather information for project drawings. Project work will include drafting design of foundations and supports, steel framing, access platforms, stacks, pumping and piping systems, industrial equipment, conveyor systems, and various details. Occasional assistance with mechanical, electrical, or civil design may also be required.

    NOTE: The position may involve field visits to client sites, including industrial processing facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • Proficiency using current version of AutoCAD
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Approximately 2-5 years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
    • Proficiency using current version of Revit Structural
    • Familiarity with software packages including additional drafting packages such as CADWorx, Solidworks, Civil 3D, MicroStation, Geopak, spreadsheet, GIS, or word processing software
    • Familiarity with work in an industrial environment and basic knowledge of various industrial disciplines and industrial construction

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    The person in this position will work on multi-discipline project teams to provide computer-aided drafting expertise using Revit and AutoCAD on a Windows platform. Work will include working closely with engineers to create, update, and revise drawings of structural systems, and visiting project sites to gather information for project drawings. Project work will include drafting design of foundations and supports, steel framing, access platforms, stacks, pumping and piping systems, industrial equipment, conveyor systems, and various details. Occasional assistance with mechanical, electrical, or civil design may also be required.

    NOTE: The position may involve field visits to client sites, including industrial processing facilities, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities. Appropriate safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
    • 5+ years of related work experience
    • Proficiency using current version of AutoCAD
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
    • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
    • Acceptable driving record


    Preferred Qualifications

    • 8+ years of related work experience at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
    • Proficiency using current version of Revit Structural
    • Familiarity with software packages including additional drafting packages such as CADWorx, Solidworks, Civil 3D, MicroStation, Geopak, spreadsheet, GIS, or word processing software
    • Familiarity with work in an industrial environment and basic knowledge of various industrial disciplines and industrial construction

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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    Summary

    Barr Engineering Company is seeking an entry-level engineer to join its Duluth office to undertake challenging work on projects related to civil engineering, hydraulic and hydrologic analysis, and related technical activities.

    Assignments may include working individually or as part of a project team and may include: stormwater planning and hydrologic runoff modeling and analysis (hydrologic modeling, open channel and pipe flow design and design of water control structures), and field assignments (construction observation, surveying, collecting hydrologic or water quality measurements, and materials testing). Assignments may also include completing plans and specifications, working with permitting agencies and public officials, GIS and CADD work, report writing, and spreadsheet development. The work may at times involve out-of-town assignments.

    NOTE: Must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. An OSHA-mandated physical exam may be required. Safety training will be provided.


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in civil/environmental engineering with an emphasis on civil design and water resources
    • Familiarity with one or more of the following: hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, open channel and pipe flow, lake and stream water quality issues, and earthwork and grading plans
    • Strong computer skills, including word processing and use of spreadsheets, and exposure to hydrologic and hydraulic computer modeling, GIS, and CADD software
    • Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
    • Demonstrated written and oral presentation skills
    • Strong interpersonal communication skills
    • Acceptable driving record
    • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


    Preferred Qualifications

    • MS degree in civil or environmental engineering
    • Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling experience
    • Strong technical skills in a wide range of civil engineering topics
    • Excellent writing skills
    • Knowledge of and experience with flood hazard modeling and mapping
    • Project design experience (e.g. site and roadway design, stormwater management facility design), including cost estimating and preparation of plans and specifications
    • Experience with GIS, CADD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and hydrologic and hydraulic models
    • Project or task management experience

    Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

    We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
     
    Barr strives to make www.barr.com accessible to any and all users.  If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance with completing the application process, please call 952-832-2600, or toll free at 800-632-2277.
     
    Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

    apply online

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