Melissa Lavin-Hickey

Melissa Lavin-Hickey
Director of Corporate Marketing
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P: 816-822-3024
F: 816-822-3028

Who We Are, What We Do

Burns & McDonnell, headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., is a full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm. Our multidisciplined staff of nearly 5,000 employee-owners includes engineers, architects, construction professionals, planners, estimators, economists, technicians and scientists, representing virtually all design disciplines. We plan, design, permit, construct and manage facilities all over the world, with one mission in mind:
Make our clients successful.


Proud to be one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For

Burns & McDonnell ranks 15th in FORTUNE's 2015 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. This is the fourth consecutive time the firm has made the list, and the fifth time in seven years.

FORTUNE and Time Inc. are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Licensee.

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Celebrating the Top Ranking Among KC Companies

The Kansas City Business Journal names Burns & McDonnell the #1 large workplace in Kansas City. It's our third time in the top spot after eight consecutive years on the list.

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Want to know what makes Burns & McDonnell a great place to work? Great Rated!, the organization behind the rankings used by Fortune magazine, shares details about what our people say and do that puts us on the list.

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Our clients are important to us, and we're proud to have earned PSMJ's Premier Award for Client Satisfaction for the fifth year in a row. 

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Giving back to the communities where we live and work is integral to who we are. Through the Burns & McDonnell Foundation and the efforts of individual employee-owners, we strive to make a difference through charitable giving, donations of our time and talent, and participation in local and national programs.

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Employee ownership is intrinsic to what makes Burns & McDonnell a great place to work. We're proud that the ESOP Association has named us the 2012 Employee-Owned Company of the Year.

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