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Barr Engineering Company
4700 West 77th St., Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435

Phone: 952-832-2600
Fax: 952-832-2601
Toll free: 800-632-BARR (2277)

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Summary

The person in this position will work with teams on projects involving environmental monitoring and problem-solving in the air-quality field. This position presents the opportunity to grow with the air-emissions sampling business in one of the leading consulting firms in the upper Midwest and a firm that has been named as one of the "Best Engineering Firms to Work for" by the Environmental Business Journal and Civil Engineering News. The work will include conducting air-emissions sampling and data collection at industrial facilities, monitoring equipment calibration and maintenance, laboratory analysis and data reduction, and assistance with report preparation for submittal to clients and regulatory authorities. Work will include both travel to and work at client facilities and completion of responsibilities in the Hibbing office.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of industrial and 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

  • Associate degree in sciences
  • Self-initiative to identify and independently carry out tasks to completion
  • Self-motivation to overcome obstacles, fulfill commitments, and meet client needs
  • Conscientiousness for accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Commitment to putting team goals ahead of personal goals
  • Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Positive attitude and approach to problem solving
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Thorough, detail-oriented approach and strong organizational skills
  • Good communication and personal interaction skills
  • Experience using computer spreadsheets
  • Availability and willingness to regularly travel up to 50 percent of the time with the potential for greater levels of periodic travel to meet client needs
  • Ability to lift and carry equipment weighing approximately 70 pounds
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or scientific discipline
  • Working knowledge of air-emission test methods
  • Experience with air-emission sampling equipment and conducting air emission stack tests
  • Experience evaluating environmental data and preparing reports
  • Laboratory/chemistry experience or education

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 one of the leading consulting firms in the upper Midwest - one that was recognized in 2011 as the "Best Environmental Engineering Firm to Work For" nationally by CE News.

The person in 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; 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 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 eight years of professional experience with state and federal air permits such as PSD/NSR, Title V, 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 10 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
  • Ability to identify problem symptoms and causes, and evaluate and develop 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 one of the leading consulting firms in the upper Midwest - one that was recognized in 2011 as the "Best Environmental Engineering Firm to Work For" nationally by CE News.

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: 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 and five 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 eight 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 data collection, surveying, planning, and problem solving related to a wide variety of civil engineering projects. Project responsibilities may include field surveying, civil drafting and design, and construction observation. Additional duties may include collection of field instrumentation readings.

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

  • A.A. or A.S. degree in civil technology/related field, or equivalent experience
  • 0-3 years of related work experience
  • Construction observation and documentation experience
  • Survey experience (GPS and total station)
  • Basic mathematical and computer skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with recent versions of AutoCAD and Civil 3D
  • Flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams to meet clients' needs and project schedules
  • Willingness to do extensive field assignments
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr's vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using and interpreting construction and site development plans
  • Experience with word processing and spreadsheet 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Barr Engineering Co. is seeking a water resources engineer to join its Bismarck, North Dakota, office. Project assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with civil engineering and related technical assignments. Project work may include developing civil site plans, environmental permitting, contaminated site assessment and remediation, water-quality evaluations, hydrologic runoff modeling and analysis. The engineer also will be expected to participate in field assignments involving surveying, construction observation, observing well drilling operations and logging soil boring data, hydrologic measurements, water-quality sampling, etc. Assignments may also include assisting in completing plans and specifications, working with permitting agencies and public officials, GIS and CADD work, report writing, and spreadsheet work. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in an OSHA-mandated physical examination and medical surveillance program may be required. Safety training will be provided. 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 civil/environmental engineering or related discipline
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain certification within one year
  • Familiarity with hydrologic analysis, open-channel and pipe flow, lake and stream water quality issues
  • Understanding of issues involved with the development of 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
  • Ability to work in teams, concentrate on details and keep project information organized
  • A flexible working style, self motivation, and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules to meet project commitments
  • Capacity to thrive in fast-paced work situations
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • MS degree in civil or environmental engineering
  • 2-5 years experience working on project design for construction and/or environmental sites
  • Professional Engineer’s license
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of civil engineering topics
  • Project or task management experience
  • Familiarity with soil investigations and site assessment issues
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Civil 3D or other CADD-based civil design software
  • Experience with soils classification
  • Experience with hydrologic and hydraulic models
  • Experience with environmental regulations and permitting in North Dakota
  • Experience with construction oversight
  • Project design experience (e.g. site or roadway design, stormwater management facility design, etc.), including preparation of plans and specifications

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Barr is an employee-owned consulting firm that integrates engineering and environmental expertise to help clients develop, manage and restore natural resources. We serve the fuels, power, and mining industries, natural-resources management organizations, and other clients with complex problems. Founded in 1966, Barr employs more than 700 engineers, scientists, and technical support staff in seven offices, in the U.S. and Canada. We work on projects throughout the Americas and the world.

The person selected for this position will work closely with business unit leaders, HR generalists, and regional office coordinators to facilitate and help improve our college recruiting program in the U.S. and Canada.

Primary responsibilities include maintaining an effective college relations program by working with business unit leaders to identify the best schools for entry-level talent. The person in this role will be responsible for coordinating efforts to build relationships with colleges and universities, including: coordinating on-campus information sessions, career fair participation, development of marketing materials and social media messaging. They will coordinate the company’s summer intern program.

There may be opportunities to participate in other human resources processes and initiatives as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Human Resources, Psychology, Business, Communications or related field
  • 1 or more years of experience in college relations and recruiting with knowledge of applicable employment laws
  • Strong written and oral communications skills, and a positive demeanor
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to keep and manage schedules, and proactive customer service
  • A flexible working style, with demonstrated success in building strong internal and external relationships with business partners, candidates, vendors and colleges
  • Willingness to occasionally modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines and/or internal client needs and occasionally travel out of town for overnight stays at other offices or recruiting locations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Self-starter with demonstrated process improvement mindset
  • High level of analytical, quantitative, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and or independently, with minimal supervision
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Ability to obtain a visa and travel to Canada


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: sourcing candidates through social media; behavior-based interviewing; selection of engineers and scientists; new employee orientation; affirmative action planning and reporting; immigration and relocation; employee benefits, compensation, employee relations, training

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

The person selected for this position will be responsible for assisting with construction-phase services on industrial projects, including contract administration and construction monitoring, from pre-construction through project startup. Other duties may include scheduling, budgeting, cost estimating, client coordination, responding to RFI's, processing change orders, reviewing shop drawings, monitoring site construction activities for conformance with project plans, and reviewing daily field reports of construction activities. The work will be primarily related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may involve out-of-town 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 Construction Management Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 3-plus years of experience directly related to job responsibilities described above
  • Experience reading and interpreting engineering plans
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office software
  • Demonstrated knowledge of scheduling software applications such as Primavera 6 or Microsoft Project
  • 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
  • Availability and willingness to regularly travel with the potential for long-term travel to meet client needs
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 - 8 years of related work experience
  • Background/experience working on industrial projects

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 multidisciplinary 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 include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, cost estimating, and the 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 managing projects, coaching and mentoring less experienced staff, providing technical leadership, and managing teams to meet client 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
  • Must be legally authorized 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, pulp and paper, chemical production, or municipal facilities
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

apply online

Minneapolis link print
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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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering with academic coursework focused on power or control systems
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary


This position presents an opportunity to work with one of the leading consulting firms in the upper Midwest, recognized by the North Dakota Young Professionals Network as the 2012 Best Place to Work for young professionals in North Dakota.

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 focus on design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating and will include design of power and controls from the ground up. The work will be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, and mining 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



  • Knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, pulp and paper, chemical production or municipal facilities

  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year

  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 focus on design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating and will include design of power and controls from the ground up. The work will be may be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, and mining 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

  • Knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, pulp and paper, chemical production or municipal facilities
  • Professional Engineer (PE or PEng) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 multidiscipline project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Projects focus on design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating, and will include design of power and controls from the ground up. The work will be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries and mining facilities.

The person in this position may 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 six years of related experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • Knowledge and experience with industrial processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, pulp and paper, chemical production or municipal facilities
  • 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 or more years of similar experience
  • Consulting and project management experience
  • Demonstrated experience with developing process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs), instrument selection, logic descriptions, logic diagrams, control system integration (either DCS or PLC), and schematic and wiring diagrams
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 multidiscipline project teams providing electrical engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, and control requirements into comprehensive electrical systems. Projects focus on design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, and cost estimating, and will include design of power and controls from the ground up. The work will be related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries and mining facilities.

The person in this position may 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 six years of related experience working in a design capacity on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • Knowledge and experience with industrial processes such as power plants, petroleum refining, mining and/or minerals processing, pulp and paper, chemical production or municipal facilities
  • 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 or more years of similar experience
  • Consulting and project management experience
  • Demonstrated experience with developing process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs), instrument selection, logic descriptions, logic diagrams, control system integration (either DCS or PLC), and schematic and wiring diagrams
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 and incorporating electrical information into drawings from other disciplines.

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
  • 3-plus years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering firm or industrial workplace
  • Proficiency using current versions of AutoCAD
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to collaborate with project team members in a high-energy working environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • More than 5 years of experience in heavy industrial design
  • Familiarity with the NEC
  • Proficiency with Microstation

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This position presents an opportunity to work with one of the leading consulting firms in the upper Midwest, recognized by the North Dakota Young Professionals Network as the 2012 Best Place to Work for young professionals in North Dakota.

The person in this position will work on multi-discipline 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, or mechanical systems and visiting project sites to gather information for project drawings. The work will be primarily 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 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • More than 5 years of experience in heavy industrial facility layout and design
  • Familiarity with computer software packages such as word processing, spreadsheet, Civil 3D, CADWorx, 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Barr Engineering Company is seeking an environmental engineer to join its Ann Arbor office and undertake challenging and progressive work on projects related to the evaluation and remediation of contaminated sites. Assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with the following tasks: onsite investigations of contaminated soil, sediment, groundwater and vapor intrusion; feasibility studies; remedial design; engineering calculations; construction cost estimates, plans and specifications; and technical reports.

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 civil, environmental, geological or chemical engineering
  • 5+ years of related experience working on environmental sites
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills and excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule to meet deadlines and/or client needs while providing exceptional client service
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in engineering or related discipline
  • Registered professional engineer in the state of Michigan or ability to become registered within six months
  • Familiarity with environmental regulations including knowledge of Michigan Part 201 and Part 213 programs
  • Sediment investigation, remediation, and design experience
  • Familiarity with manufactured gas plant (MGP) sites
  • Project management and leadership experience with complex projects
  • Demonstrated business development and client relationship 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This position presents the opportunity to work on complex and challenging projects with one of the leading consulting firms in the Upper Midwest. Barr was recently honored by the North Dakota Young Professionals Network with its 2012 Best Place to Work award. Barr has been recognized multiple times nationally as a “Best Place to Work” by the Environmental Business Journal and CE News. Project work will primarily focus on the environmental evaluation of new development sites, investigation of former industrial properties, and remediation of contaminated sites.

Responsibilities will include client communication, proposal writing and cost estimates, client and regulatory agency negotiations, project execution, internal team coordination, staff mentoring, and financial performance on projects. Additional responsibilities will include building new client relationships and conducting business development within the North Dakota market. Business development activities may include management of key client accounts, tracking marketing leads and project opportunities, developing proposals and presentations, and networking and informing clients of the full range of services offered by Barr.

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. While the position is located in the Bismarck 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

  • BS or BA degree in geology or BS in civil, environmental, geological, or chemical engineering
  • Thorough knowledge of and at least 10 years of experience working with state and federal environmental and waste regulations, Phase I site assessments, Phase II site investigations, and site remediation and cleanup technologies
  • Strong technical, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs while providing exceptional client service
  • Knowledge of North Dakota NDIC, PSC, SWC, and NDDH regulations
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • More than 15 years of relevant experience
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the state of North Dakota or Professional Geologist registration/certification in another state
  • Project management and leadership experience with complex projects
  • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
  • Established relationships with North Dakota regulators and industry

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

The person selected for this position will have the opportunity to work with one of the leading consulting firms in Canada and the upper Midwest of the United States and a firm that has been recognized as one of the “Best Engineering Firms to Work For” in the United States by CE News.

Barr is seeking a mid-level environmental scientist or engineer to join its Calgary office and undertake challenging and progressive work on projects related to environmental impact analyses, environmental permitting, and compliance at industrial facilities.

The person in this position will work with the staff in the Calgary office and other offices to manage project teams, make and manage schedule commitments with clients on behalf of the teams, assign work tasks to project team members, review the work quality of team members’ work, provide feedback to employees on their work performance, and manage project budgets. Additional tasks include working on project teams to assist with completing environmental permitting, environmental compliance, and related technical assignments related to air quality, water quality, and waste management.

You may be asked to prepare environmental impact analyses, emission inventories, chemical mass balances; contingency plans, certificate of approval applications, technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution control equipment and processes, environmental media sampling, and written reports. Assignments may also include working with approval agencies and working on-site at client facilities.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and enter and work in facilities with 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. Safety training will be provided.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in chemical, mechanical, or environmental engineering or related scientific degree
  • Five years of relevant experience in environmental impact analysis, compliance, or permitting
  • Project management and leadership experience with complex projects
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with project team members and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill time commitments and to do whatever it takes to meet the service requirements of clients
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to build working relationships and work in multi-disciplined project teams
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify your schedule to meet project deadlines or client needs
  • Self-initiation and motivation with an emphasis on client service and growing a career in environmental consulting
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years of experience working with provincial and federal air regulations for certificate of approval applications
  • Engineering knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes, such as petroleum refining, mining or minerals processing, pulp and paper, or chemical production
  • 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 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 on projects involving environmental monitoring equipment and problem solving for air emissions sampling. Work includes monitoring, calibrating and reporting associated with the performance of continuous emission monitors (CEMS); maintaining quality assurance and quality control plans; and performing periodic inspections related to stormwater and waste management programs. Position also entails periodically being on call to respond to CEMs equipment malfunctions on weekends or overnight. Assignments will include travel to and work at client facilities as well as work in Barr's Duluth office.

This position offers an opportunity to grow at one of the leading engineering and environmental consulting firms in the upper Midwest, named as one of the nation's "Best Environmental Service Firms to Work" by the Environmental Business Journal and Civil Engineering News.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work in 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

  • Degree from a two-year technical school program in a field such as environmental sampling, HVAC, industrial maintenance, or similar technical qualifications
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read and understand environmental regulations
  • Initiative and motivation to identify and independently carry out tasks needing completion
  • Motivation to put forth effort to meet client needs and fulfill commitments despite obstacles
  • Conscientiousness about accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong team orientation and willingness to place team goals and needs ahead of personal goals
  • Positive attitude and approach to problem solving
  • Demonstrated ability to fulfill commitments regarding timeliness of work and to do whatever it takes to meet the service requirements of clients
  • A flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Ability to work with details and to be thorough and well organized
  • Ability and willingness to regularly travel up to 25% of the time with the potential for greater levels of periodic travel to meet client needs
  • Ability to lift and carry equipment weighing approximately 70 pounds
  • Ability to climb a minimum of 60 feet and be comfortable working at heights
  • A demonstrated track record of performing work safely
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with continuous emission monitoring systems (CEMS) and with maintaining, calibrating, and troubleshooting them
  • Experience or education in laboratories and/or chemistry
  • Experience working in the petroleum refining industry

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 Duluth office and undertake challenging and progressive work on projects related to evaluation and remediation of contaminated sites, as well as environmental permitting and compliance. Assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with any of the following tasks: environmental site assessments; environmental review and permitting; compliance; investigations of contaminated soil, sediment and groundwater; aquifer test performance and analysis; observation of drilling and monitoring well installation; classification of soil and bedrock samples; collection of samples for field screening and laboratory analysis; construction observation; and preparation of drilling logs, geologic maps, cross-sections, and technical reports. Field work opportunities for this position will be year-round and 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, geological sciences or geophysics
  • Academic course work directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • Minimum 3.0 grade-point average (4.0 scale)
  • 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
  • Attention to detail
  • 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 1-3 years of experience related to environmental work
  • Successful completion of a field or research course
  • Proficiency with GIS 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 traditional geotechnical engineering analysis and designs related to shallow and deep foundations, slope stability, seepage, bearing capacity, settlement, earth retention, and dams. The work will include geotechnical computer modeling; specifying and interpreting soil and rock investigations, including drilling and cone penetrometer testing; overseeing on-site and in-laboratory material testing; and instrumentation installations. Projects will focus on geotechnical design and analysis and will include the preparation of plans and specifications (including CADD work), writing reports, and estimating costs. The also includes field work such as construction observation; subsurface investigations; in-situ testing; surveying; materials testing; facility inspections; and managing selected project tasks for scope, schedule, and budget compliance. This job requires periodic out-of-town assignments.

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


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 0-5 years of relevant work experience with traditional geotechnical engineering
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of geotechnical analysis and design
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines and/or client needs
  • Willingness and ability to regularly travel
  • Computer skills including CADD, word processing, and spreadsheets
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Geotechnical computer modeling capabilities
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering with additional coursework in structural engineering or rock mechanics
  • 5+ years of geotechnical experience
  • Training or work experience in rock engineering
  • Project or task management skills
  • Interest in mining engineering, power generation facilities, and fuels industries
  • Work experience with geotechnical analysis and geotechnical computer modeling or other related software (FLAC, Plaxis, and/or Geo-studio)

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs, such as shallow and deep foundations, slope stability, seepage, bearing capacity, settlement, pavements, deep foundations, retaining walls, dams, and blasting. The position also involves 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. Work also 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 (including CADD work), writing reports, and cost estimating. The position will include assisting in project management for scope, schedule and budget compliance, and will require collaboration with engineers in other Barr offices. This position will require limited, out-of-town work assignments to meet our clients' needs.

NOTE: Some work locations will feature remote and/or rough terrain typical of construction sites or undeveloped land. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on these sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 0 to 5 years of relevant work experience with traditional geotechnical engineering
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Willingness to travel as required for projects
  • Computer skills including modeling software (such as FLAC, Plaxis, and/or GeoStudio), word processing and spreadsheets
  • Strong oral and verbal communication skills
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of similar experience
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering
  • Proven project or task management skills
  • Computer skills with AutoCAD
  • Experience scoping, contracting, executing, and managing advanced geotechnical field investigations and laboratory testing
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of geotechnical 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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; and overseeing on-site and laboratory testing; field work such as facility inspections; geotechnical computer modeling; preparation of plans and specifications; and writing reports. Administrative opportunities, 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
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This position presents the opportunity to work on large, complex, and challenging projects with one of the leading regional consulting firms in the United States with a growing presence in Canada. This firm has been recognized as one of the "Best Environmental Services Firms to Work For" by CE News and Environmental Business Journal.

The person in this position will work on multidiscipline project teams providing geotechnical engineering analysis and designs on projects primarily for the oil sands and potash industries. Project assignments may include preparing and overseeing geotechnical site investigation and soil mechanics laboratory testing plans, interpreting testing data and writing reports, estimating costs, providing geotechnical design, and performing geotechnical computer modeling. Project management activities will include responsibility for project deliverables, client communication, internal team coordination, mentoring junior staff, and financial performance on projects.

This individual will also have an opportunity to play a lead role in day-to-day client service and business development within the Alberta market. Business development activities may include developing client relationships, tracking marketing leads and project opportunities, developing proposals and presentations, and networking and working to inform clients of the full range of capabilities offered by the firm.

While the position is located in the Calgary office, fulfillment of the position responsibilities will require periodic travel.

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


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • Five years of relevant work experience related to geotechnical engineering
  • Professional engineer certification or ability to obtain P.Eng. within one year
  • Three years of experience with the oil sands, petroleum refining, pipeline, and/or mining industries
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Computer skills including word processing and spreadsheets (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Demonstrated experience with geotechnical analysis and geotechnical computer modeling (GeoStudio)
  • Experience with geotechnical site investigation and soil mechanics laboratory testing
  • A 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
  • Acceptable driving record, because the position will include driving to conduct company business


Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering
  • Ten or more years of relevant work experience related to geotechnical engineering in the oil sands industry
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

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 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
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 consulting projects involving traditional geotechnical engineering designs such as foundations, slope stability, seepage, bearing capacity, settlement, pavements, piling, retaining walls, dams and groundwater. The position also involves performing and/or supervising geotechnical and structural computer modeling, specifying and interpreting soil and rock investigations, overseeing in-situ and laboratory testing, managing geotechnical projects, and familiarity with construction projects.

Responsibilities include managing projects for scope, schedule and budget; coaching and mentoring less-experienced staff; providing technical leadership; and managing a team to meet clients' needs. Business development activities, including providing insight into potential markets, networking with potential clients, and writing proposals, are required. This job may require short-term, out-of-town work assignments.

NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations throughout the United States and internationally. Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain 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 as required before being assigned to work on sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience with traditional geotechnical engineering
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain within one year
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of geotechnical analysis and design
  • Proven ability to successfully manage projects
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Ability to travel to support project needs
  • A flexible working style, self-initiative, self-motivation, and a willingness to work with teams of specialists to meet project deadlines and client needs
  • Strong oral and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in civil engineering with a strong emphasis in geotechnical engineering
  • Experience with clients in the state and/or federal government, mining industry, power industry, or other industrial clients
  • Strong relationships with similar clients and the ability to foster ongoing relationships
  • Work experience with geotechnical analysis and geotechnical computer modeling or other related software (FLAC, Plaxis and/or Geo-studio)

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 geotechnical engineering support for research projects and practical applications dealing with the mining industry, including the oil sands industry. Work tasks will include managing and performing investigations, in-situ testing, laboratory studies, and geotechnical computer modeling and overseeing on-site and in-laboratory material testing. Tasks may also include performing common geotechnical analyses such as those for slope stability, seepage, evaluation of bearing capacity, settlement, and deep foundations as well as preparing plans and specifications, writing reports, and estimating project costs. Fieldwork for the position will be comprised of activities including construction observation, subsurface investigations, in-situ testing, surveying, materials testing, and assistance with management of project scope, schedule, and budget compliance. The position will require interfacing and collaborating with geotechnical engineers in other Barr offices and with our clients.

This position will require out-of-town work assignments, initially primarily consisting of travel within Canada and between Canada and the United States to support project teams.

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 occasionally involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in a medical surveillance program is required. Safety training will be provided before being assigned to work on these sites. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. of weight.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 0-3 years of relevant work experience with traditional geotechnical engineering
  • Willingness and flexibility for travel and work outside of Canada
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of geotechnical analysis and design
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines and client needs
  • Computer skills including CADD, word processing, and spreadsheets
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Geotechnical computer modeling capabilities
  • Successful completion of EIT exam and ability to obtain a P.Eng. after completing required engineering work experience
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering
  • Proven capability to take research-level work and implement practical applications
  • Experience in the oil sands industry in Canada
  • Project or task management skills
  • Work experience with geotechnical analysis and geotechnical computer modeling or other related software (such as FLAC and Geo-Studio)
  • Field experience with cone-penetration testing and other in-situ methods
  • Laboratory experience including strength and compressibility testing of clay and silt-size materials using triaxial or ring shear apparatus

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 challenging and progressive projects involving coordination of field activities, data collection, and problem-solving in the geotechnical and civil engineering practice. Project responsibilities include drilling observation and field crew coordination, geotechnical drilling and instrumentation estimates, surveying, vibration monitoring, and geotechnical construction observation. The work may involve 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

  • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 5 years of relevant experience working with geotechnical engineers
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with project team members in a high-energy work environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Willingness and ability to work out of town often
  • Proven task or project management skills
  • Authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Approximately 10 years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
  • Extensive construction materials testing experience
  • OSHA 30-Hour Construction Outreach Training certificate, 24-Hour New Miner MSHA Training, OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certificate, and NCEES Operator Qualifications for Covered Tasks including Excavation and Backfill

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Undertake challenging work on projects using GIS for development and management of on-line mapping applications and services. Project responsibilities may include working with project teams to design and program tools for online GIS analysis and display, developing and enhancing field data collection tools, developing maps using ArcMap for use in publication of map services, and documenting procedures for users of field and on-line applications.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. or B.A degree in GIS, computer science, or related field; or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with Esri’s ArcServer 10.x
  • Knowledge of and experience with Esri’s ArcGIS Online
  • Proven experience programming with JavaScript, HTML and Python
  • Experience using Esri’s 10.x desktop products
  • Experience with ArcSDE and SQL databases
  • Ability and willingness to work independently or on teams, attention to details, and strong organizational skills
  • A flexible working style, self motivation, and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedules to meet project commitments
  • Capacity to thrive in fast-paced work situations
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • M.S. degree in GIS, computer science, or related field; or equivalent experience
  • Two years relevant programming experience with Esri ArcServer
  • Experience working with iOS, HTML5, Java, and .NET
  • Experience with ArcGIS extensions (Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, etc.) and Model Builder
  • Experience with Esri Collector and ArcGIS tablet apps
  • Survey and topographic mapping experience; ArcPAD

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This person selected for this position will work with the Human Resources team to provide administrative support. This person will have daily contact with the HR team, Barr employees, and external candidates.

Primary responsibilities include scheduling candidate interviews across seven offices, including video conference interviews for panel interview teams, posting open positions to appropriate sites, and entering new-hire paperwork. This position will be the primary back up for new employee orientation, processing benefit paperwork and status changes and coordinating them with payroll; responding to benefit questions from employees; and coordinating the employee leave program. Other responsibilities may include updating benefit procedures; preparing communications, reports, graphs and summary information; and occasionally assisting with training class setup and college recruiting logistics.


Minimum Qualifications

  • 2-plus years' experience providing administrative support for multiple clients
  • Experience scheduling meetings across multiple locations
  • Excellent computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Positive attitude, excellent interpersonal skills, and experience providing proactive, high-quality service to internal and external clients
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and verbal communication skills
  • Self-directed, able to prioritize multiple client requests and complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated flexibility, willingness to modify personal schedule as required to meet deadlines or client needs
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2-plus years' experience scheduling candidate interviews and working with recruiting processes
  • Knowledge and experience administrating employee benefits
  • Experience providing HR administrative support
  • HRIS and ATS 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Barr Engineering is seeking a hydrogeologist to join its Minneapolis office and undertake challenging and progressive work on projects related to water supply evaluation and remediation of contaminated groundwater. Assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with any of the following tasks: onsite investigations of contaminated soil, sediment and groundwater; collection of soil and groundwater samples; aquifer test performance and analysis; numerical modeling of groundwater flow and transport; and preparation of drilling logs, cross-sections, geologic maps and technical reports. Field work opportunities for this position will be year-round and require 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

  • M.S. in geology, hydrogeology, engineering, or ability to complete degree within one calendar year
  • Thesis and coursework directly related to groundwater flow or transport modeling
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Experience in the application of MODFLOW to groundwater problems and coursework or experience in the use of MT3D, RT3D, or other similar solute transport codes
  • Willingness to complete field investigation methods including oversight of well installation; planning, performance, and analysis of aquifer tests; and collection of soil and groundwater samples
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail
  • 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
  • Acceptable driving record
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Groundwater Vistas
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with GIS and graphics software and coursework or experience in finite element methods and PEST or UCODE

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This person in this position will have the opportunity to be an integral member of multi-disciplinary teams supporting projects working on challenging and progressive projects involving design, data collection, planning, and problem-solving in the engineering field. Project responsibilities include design using CADD modeling software, assistance with construction plans and specifications, assistance with report preparation, construction observation, and sampling equipment preparation and monitoring. The work may at times involve 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

  • Two-year technical certificate or experience/coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • At least 5 years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
  • 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency using current versions of Civil 3D, AutoCAD, and Land Development Desktop
  • Familiarity with software packages including additional drafting packages such as Revit, MicroStation, Geopak, spreadsheet, GIS, or word processing 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 multidiscipline project teams providing instrumentation and control engineering and related technical expertise. Work will include integrating process, mechanical, electrical, and control requirements into comprehensive systems. Projects focus on design and analysis and include the preparation of plans and specifications, conceptual studies, field installation, and cost estimating. The work will be related to industrial processing facilities, fuels related facilities, power plants, and mining facilities.

Detailed design work will include developing process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs), control valve sizing, instrument selection, instrument data sheets, instrument installation details, logic descriptions, logic diagrams, control system integration (either DCS or PLC), and schematic and wiring diagrams. Candidates should have a working knowledge of preparing all of these deliverables.

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 chemical engineering, electrical engineering, or mechanical engineering with academic coursework focused on process 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
  • Working knowledge of codes, standards, laws, and regulations applicable to the project assignments described above
  • Computer skills and familiarity with AutoCAD, MS Excel, and MS 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, pulp and paper, chemical production or municipal facilities
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Internship will involve taking on challenging and progressive work for a respected firm on projects involving design, planning, and problem-solving in the mechanical engineering field. Project responsibilities may include process piping design, mechanical design using CADD modeling software, assistance with construction plans and specifications. These activities will be related to the design of process piping and pumping systems, industrial ventilation, industrial machinery and equipment, conveyor systems and building systems. The work will be primarily related to industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities.

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


Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing an AA or AS degree in CADD technology or related field
  • GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher
  • At least one full-time semester remaining after internship
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • Thorough, organized approach, attention to detail, and the ability to work within a team
  • Proficiency using current versions of AutoCAD or other mechanical design software
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Acceptable driving record

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

The person selected for this internship may assist with a variety of projects including basic engineering calculations and analysis; developing details of design; preparing drawings, specifications, sketches; assisting in the design of solutions; and monitoring construction projects.

NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of construction sites, or working on tall structures or with industrial equipment. Safety training will be provided prior to being given work assignments on such sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • GPA of 3.2 minimum but 3.5 or higher preferred
  • Strong communication/consulting skills and interests
  • Completion of at least one semester of chemistry, two semesters of physics and three semesters of mathematics
  • Ongoing enrollment in electrical engineering degree program
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows OS Microsoft Office software
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness and timeliness of results
  • Thorough, organized, detail-oriented approach
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship now or in the future
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with ETAP

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Undertake challenging and progressive work for a respected firm on projects involving design, planning, and problem-solving in the mechanical engineering field. Project responsibilities will include completing equipment layout, mechanical design using CADD modeling software, and assistance with construction plans and specifications. These activities will be related to the design of process piping and pumping systems, industrial ventilation, industrial machinery and equipment, conveyor systems, and building systems. The work will be primarily related to industrial processing facilities, refineries, power plants, and other heavy industrial facilities.

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


Minimum Qualifications

  • AA or AS degree in mechanical technology or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 0-2 years of design/CAD experience
  • Computer skills including AutoCAD and other mechanical design software
  • Basic mathematical and computer skills
  • 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 or more years of experience working on projects directly related to job responsibilities described above at a consulting engineering or industrial workplace
  • Experience in using and interpreting construction plans
  • Experience in using 3D software to produce industrial processing unit designs
  • Familiarity with computer software packages such as word processing, spreadsheet, and additional drafting packages

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 multidisciplinary project teams providing mechanical engineering and related expertise. Project assignments may include managing a multidisciplinary project team, preparing design drawings and specifications, writing technical reports, preparing sketches, developing details of designs, and preparing cost estimates. These activities will be primarily related to the design and construction of petrochemical piping projects. Other work may include industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town 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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 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
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to cooperate 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr’s vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of related work experience
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, or 3D modeling software
  • Background/experience working on the design of crude oil and natural gas piping projects

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This position offers the opportunity to work on multi-discipline project teams providing mechanical engineering and related technical expertise. Typical project assignments may include project management, 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. These activities will be related to the design and construction of mechanical systems such as petrochemical piping, process piping and pumping, and industrial machinery. Additional tasks include specifying piping materials, P & ID and line summary development, piping layout, piping design review and construction oversight. Other work may include industrial processing facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work will involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Some work sites 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 Mechanical Engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 2-plus years of related work experience
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification, or ability to obtain 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
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5-10 years of related work experience
  • Background/experience working on industrial projects
  • Professional Engineer (PE) 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Work on multi-discipline project teams providing mechanical engineering and related technical expertise. Work may include project management, 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. These activities will be related to the design of mechanical systems such as bulk materials handling, process piping and pumping, industrial ventilation, industrial machinery and equipment, and building systems. The work will be primarily related to industrial processing facilities, mining facilities, power plants, refineries, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town 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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 5 years of related professional consulting experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office software, computer simulation modeling
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral 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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr’s vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • Background/experience working on industrial projects
  • Experience with 3D computer aided design (CAD)
  • Business development aptitude and 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Work on multi-discipline project teams providing mechanical piping engineering and related technical expertise. Typical project 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. These activities will be related to the design of mechanical piping systems for petroleum piping facilities. The work will involve short-term, out-of-town assignments.

NOTE: Some work locations may feature rough terrain typical of industrial sites and may also require entering and working within facilities that have 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 mechanical engineering or related discipline with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • Two years of related work experience
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certified, or ability to obtain 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
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr's vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • Five years of related work experience
  • Background/experience working on industrial projects
  • Professional Engineer (PE) 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Typical project assignments may include managing a multi-disciplinary project team, preparing design drawings and specifications, writing technical reports, preparing sketches, developing details of designs, and preparing cost estimates. These activities will be primarily related to the design and construction of petrochemical piping projects. Additional tasks include specifying piping materials, P & ID and line summary development, piping layout, piping design review and construction oversight. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town 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 mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 6 years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Working knowledge of ASME piping codes and pressure vessel codes and API standards
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, computer simulation modeling
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10 years of related work experience
  • Business development aptitude and 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

Typical project assignments may include managing a multi-disciplinary project team, preparing design drawings and specifications, writing technical reports, preparing sketches, developing details of designs, and preparing cost estimates. These activities will be primarily related to the design and construction of petrochemical piping projects. Additional tasks include specifying piping materials, P & ID and line summary development, piping layout, piping design review, and construction oversight. The work may at times involve short-term, out-of-town 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

  • BS in mechanical engineering with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 6 years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified, or ability to obtain within one year
  • Working knowledge of ASME piping codes and pressure vessel codes and API standards
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and computer simulation modeling
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • Flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10 or more years of related work experience
  • Experience in using 3D software to produce designs
  • Business development aptitude and 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

The person selected for in this position will work on a variety of geotechnical engineering consulting projects related to dams, mining and tailing basins, industrial site development, slope stabilization, instrumentation and monitoring, and foundations. Projects focus on geotechnical and civil engineering design and analysis and include numerical modeling, preparation of plans and specifications for construction, writing reports, and cost estimating.

The position requires knowledge of structural, water resources, and other civil engineering disciplines with focus on geotechnical engineering related to performing or having a working knowledge of traditional geotechnical numerical modeling; specifying, implementing, and interpreting soil, rock, and/or tailings investigations including drilling and cone penetrometer testing and in-situ testing; and overseeing on-site and laboratory bench, pilot, and full-scale testing; and geotechnical-related research and development for project needs. Administrative responsibilities such as project management, mentoring and coaching, project planning and scheduling, workload estimating, and developing and maintaining client relationships and repeat business also are part of 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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a geotechnical emphasis
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience involving geotechnical engineering aspects of mining and tailing basins
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of civil engineering disciplines such as structural and water resources with an emphasis on geotechnical analysis and design
  • Demonstrated flexibility and willingness to modify schedule as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Geotechnical software skills for design of foundations and numerical 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


Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience
  • Graduate degree in geotechnical engineering, PhD degree is a benefit
  • Proven project management skills
  • Experience or familiarity with soil or tailings characteristics related to consolidation, dewatering and drying, clay/water/slurries, salt/soil interaction, or tailings deposition
  • Work experience with groundwater analysis, groundwater computer modeling and related software
  • Knowledge of the geotechnical markets
  • Strong relationships with clients and the ability to foster ongoing relationships and maintain a high level of client service
  • Desire to become involved in the greater geotechnical community by performing research, giving presentations, and preparing publications

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

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Summary

This position presents the opportunity to work on large, complex, and challenging projects for a leading environmental and civil consulting firm with an expanding Canadian presence. Barr Engineering Company has been recognized as one of the “Best Environmental Services Firms to Work For” by CE News and Environmental Business Journal.

Barr is seeking a project manager to join our growing Calgary office. A successful candidate in this position will work with and manage multidisciplinary teams; prepare technical work plans; estimate costs; interpret data and write technical reports; and coordinate site investigations. Project work may include the following: providing engineering analysis and designs for primarily oil sands clients; site assessment and reclamation planning, particularly tailings management; and environmental monitoring including design, set-up, and construction planning and oversight. Project management activities will include responsibility for project deliverables, client communication, internal team coordination, mentoring of junior staff, and project financial performance.

A successful candidate will also play a role in day-to-day client service and business development within the Alberta and Western Canada markets. Business development activities may include building and maintaining client relationships, tracking marketing leads and project opportunities, developing proposals and presentations, networking, and informing clients of the full range of services Barr offers.

This position is located in Barr’s Calgary office, but will require periodic travel within Canada and to the United States.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in engineering (chemical, civil, geotechnical, geological, or environmental preferred) or other related discipline
  • Seven years of relevant work experience, preferably in the oil sands or oil & gas industry
  • If applicable to the degree, professional certification in Alberta (e.g., P. Eng.) or ability to obtain certification within one year
  • Knowledge of the environmental and tailings management issues within the mining industry
  • Technical knowledge of federal and provincial environmental regulations and programs
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and leading multidisciplinary teams
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Flexible working style and willingness to occasionally modify personal schedule as required to meet project deadlines or client needs
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record (the position will require driving to conduct company business)


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10 years of relevant work experience, preferably in the oil sands or oil & gas industry
  • Project management and leadership experience on complex projects
  • Experience with environmental and tailings management issues within the oil sands industry
  • Knowledge and understanding of industrial manufacturing processes such as ore extraction and waste streams, petroleum refining, and mining or minerals processing
  • Demonstrated client relationship development skills and creation of business opportunities
  • Established network with industry personnel and associations
  • Citizen or legal permanent resident of a NAFTA country

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 be responsible for laying out steel and concrete members; communicating a structural design in the form of design drawings; and drafting various structural plans, sections, and details for the heavy industrial market. They will work with structural engineers and other designers as part of a multi-disciplinary design team to develop complete plan sets for construction. Projects will involve structural steel framing, foundations, floors, walls, and various details. Practical design knowledge of steel and concrete structures such as buildings, equipment supports, foundations, retaining walls, and other similar structures will be required, as well as the ability to visualize three-dimensional relationships from two-dimensional views. Drawings will be completed using AutoCAD software. 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 for the work at industrial sites.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience in at least one of the following: two-year technical certificate or other education or training directly related to the job responsibilities described above; past structural design job experience utilizing CAD; or job experience in a related industry (construction, detailing, fabrication, etc.) where reading and understanding engineering design drawings was required
  • Ability and desire to work independently and collaboratively with structural engineers and CAD and design staff
  • Ability to independently visualize three-dimensional relationships from two-dimensional views
  • Computer proficiency
  • Strong technical skills including attention to detail, accuracy and completeness
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to follow safety procedures and work in a safe manner
  • A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Two-year certificate or other education or training directly related to the job responsibilities described above or 4 years of job experience in a related industry
  • Past structural design experience utilizing AutoCAD software
  • Experience with 3D software, Revit, CADWorx, Solidworks, etc.
  • Familiarity with work on a variety of structural systems including heavy steel framing, concrete foundations, and concrete and masonry walls
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 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 industrial processing facilities including power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy-industry facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town 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

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel, and concrete design)
  • 2 years of related work experience
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to work cooperatively 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
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr's vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in civil engineering with a structural emphasis
  • 3-5 years of related work experience
  • Work experience with AutoCAD, Revit, and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
  • Experience working at industrial sites
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 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 industrial processing facilities including pipeline facilities, power plants, mining facilities, and other heavy industrial facilities. The work may at times require short-term, out-of-town 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.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in civil engineering with a structural emphasis (including structural analysis, steel, and concrete design)
  • 0-3 years of experience
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, word processing, and spreadsheet software
  • 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/or client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. without the need for sponsorship
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr's vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in civil engineering with a structural emphasis
  • Work experience with AutoCAD, Revit, and structural engineering analysis software such as STAAD Pro or MathCAD
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of structural analysis and design
  • Experience working at industrial sites
  • 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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 providing structural engineering and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include design and analysis, preparation of plans and specifications, writing reports, cost estimating, and construction observation. Responsibilities may also include internal team coordination and staff mentoring; and overall project management. The work will be primarily related to industrial facilities including power plants, mining facilities, refining and fuels facilities, and other heavy-industry facilities. The work may at times involve short-term out-of-town assignments.

This individual will play a lead role in day-to-day client services, project management and business development within the North Dakota market. Business development activities include management of key client accounts, tracking of marketing leads and project opportunities, development of proposals and presentations, networking and working to inform clients of the full range of capabilities offered by the firm.

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

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering with a structural emphasis with academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
  • 5-plus years of related work experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification, or ability to attain within one year
  • Work experience with AutoCAD and structural engineering analysis software such as RISA, STAAD Pro, or MathCAD
  • 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
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with Barr's vehicle use policy


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10-plus years of related work experience
  • M.S. in civil engineering with a structural emphasis
  • Demonstrated leadership and business development skills
  • Established network with industry personnel and industry associations
  • Engineering knowledge and experience within the power, petroleum or mining industry
  • Project management and leadership experience with large complex projects

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, 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 providing structural engineering, project management, and related technical expertise. Project assignments may include project management; design and analysis; preparation of construction plans and specifications, spreadsheets, reports, and cost estimates; construction observation; and inspections. This individual will also play a role in day-to-day client service and business development. Business development activities may include building and maintaining client relationships, tracking of marketing leads and project opportunities, development of proposals and presentations, and networking and working to inform clients of the full range of capabilities offered by the firm. Clients will be primarily industrial, power, manufacturing, and mining companies. The work may involve short-term, out-of-town 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 or structural engineering with minimum of six years of related experience
  • Registered professional engineer in Michigan or capable of becoming registered within six months
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) software
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated project organization and management skills
  • Conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, and timeliness of results
  • 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 structural engineering analysis software such as RISA, STAAD and MathCAD
  • Acceptable driving record


Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Experience in the consulting industry
  • Familiarity with 3-D modeling software
  • Demonstrated business development and client relationship development skills
  • Ability to be included in DOT and non-DOT drug screening programs
  • Experience in the manufacturing, power, or mining industries

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 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.
 
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Summary

Barr Engineering is seeking a wastewater engineer to join its Minneapolis office and undertake challenging and progressive work focused on water and wastewater treatment facilities for industrial and municipal clients as well as groundwater treatment systems for remediation projects. Project assignments may include working as an individual or as part of a project team to assist with any of the following tasks: mass balance calculations; bench testing of physical, chemical or biological treatment unit operations; modeling of chemical and biological processes; conceptual and detailed engineering including plans and specifications for construction of treatment technologies; evaluation and troubleshooting of new or existing systems; and preparation of technical reports. Responsibilities may also include development of proposals, scopes of work and budgets; communications, meetings and negotiations with clients and regulatory agency personnel; internal team coordination and staff mentoring; and overall project management. This job may require occasional out-of-town assignments.

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 Civil, Environmental, or Chemical Engineering.
  • 5 to 10 years of relevant work experience.
  • Strong technical skills in a wide range of analysis and design related to water and wastewater engineering.
  • Exposure to work in a laboratory setting including bench scale testing and wastewater analysis.
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills, excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building working relationships and leading and working with multidiscipline teams.
  • Willingness to travel and periodically adjust personal schedules to meet project and client needs.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the country without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record.


Preferred Qualifications

  • M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Civil, Environmental or Chemical Engineering or a related discipline.
  • Registered Professional Engineer or ability to become registered within 6 months.
  • Working understanding of aquatic chemistry, environmental microbiology and aquatic toxicology.
  • Engineering knowledge and experience with industrial manufacturing processes such as petroleum refining and mining, and water treatment for industrial uses such as cooling water and boiler feed.
  • Experience in developing models for chemical and biological treatment processes using commercially or publicly available software packages such as BioWin and PHREEQC.
  • Experience assisting clients with Clean Water Act compliance.

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 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 Engineering Company is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status.

apply online

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