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Electrical Designer/Engineer

At Henderson Engineers, we're about more than just buildings. We're about the people, experiences and potential found inside. We're known for our technical excellence, but we bring so much more to the table. We love the process that brings buildings to life. And we're changing the industry by integrating the building design and construction process.

We view each of our employees as an essential part of our mission to lead the field.

It's What We Do

We provide total building system design services across multiple high-growth markets for industry leaders. You'll get to use your talent to work on some of the country's biggest names in healthcare, sports, retail and higher-education.

It's How We're Different

But, we're also about more than just engineering. We're about you. You, and the hundreds of passionate employees who made us who we are today.

Together, we dream up inventions that solve industry-wide problems, design spaces that become landmarks, win medals in fitness challenges, and toast to the good life at our legendary golf tournaments.

So what will you be doing all day?

You would join us in our Downtown Kansas City office as an Electrical Designer/Engineer working on things like…

  • Technical design/lead on assigned projects, including supervisory responsibilities for electrical staff
  • Managing and designing projects in healthcare, sport, retail, commercial or higher-ed
  • Lead the production effort of construction documents (drawings and specifications) for new buildings and for renovations and additions to existing facilities
  • Creating and maintaining project schedules
  • Providing coordination of project designs with other disciplines
  • Developing and maintaining positive client relationships

We'd love for you to apply for this position if you…

  • Have an Architectural or Electrical Engineering with 7-10 years of experience
  • Desire to PM or want to move in the PM direction 
  • Have worked in the healthcare practice in some capacity or a desire to learn that practice
  • Are comfortable and passionate about managing projects and clients both internally and externally
  • Love the opportunity to wear lots of hats and work together as a team
  • Have experience in the design of building electrical systems
  • Have knowledge of building electrical, lighting, low-voltage and NEC energy codes and compliance
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Are highly proficient in the use of AutoCAD and Revit MEP and related engineering modeling tools

Let's Talk Perks

We take care of our people. As a Henderson employee, you'll enjoy some pretty awesome perks. Trust us, your friends will all have work envy.


  • Flexible Work Hours ( Because we all need to balance work and life.)
  • Casual Dress Code (Be yourself, please.)
  • Paid Volunteer Time ( We literally  pay you to volunteer.)
  • Paid Parental Leave (Because we know both parents deserve to be there for a new baby.)
  • Health and Wellness Initiatives (Get Fit and Stay Fit.)
  • Receptive and Forward-Thinking Leadership ( Our doors are always open.)
  • Clear Career Path Options (We want you to excel.)


  • Industry-leading 401K match and profit sharing (When the company succeeds, we all share in that success.)
  • Paid Training for Professional Development ( We’ll pay for the time you take getting better at what you do.)
  • Performance Bonuses (When you do well, we reward you for your work.)
  • Comprehensive and Extensive Insurance ( We’ve got you covered.)
  • Paid Term Life and Disability (We’ve got your family covered, too.)
  • Financial Wellness & Coaching Program (Financial security makes you a happier team member.)


Commercial Construction and Renovation

  • 2014-2016 - #1 Top Engineering Firm (Retail )
  • 2016 - #8 Top Engineering Firm (Hospitality)
  • 2016 - #4 Top Engineering Firm (Restaurant)
  • 2010-2016 “Top 10 Retail Architects/Engineers Report”

Kansas City Business Journal

  • 2006, 2007, 2009, 2016, 2017 Finalist "Best Places to Work"
  • 2009, 2010, 2014 "Champion of Business"
  • 2014 "Hall of Champions"
  • 2015-2017 "Healthiest Employer"

Engineering News-Record

  • 2008-2017 - ENR Top 500 Design Firms

Building Design + Construction

  • 2010-2016 “Top 55 Engineering Firms Nationwide”
  • 2016 – Ranked #6 on “Top 30 Sports Facility Engineering Firms Nationwide”
  • 2017 – Ranked #7 on “Top 60 Engineering Firms List”, Ranked #34 on “Top 60 Construction Management Firms List”

Consulting-Specifying Engineer

  • 2011-2017 “Top 20 MEP Giants List”

AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)

  • 2009 “Top Ten Green Projects

Kansas City Chamber of Commerce/Healthy KC Workplace Wellness

  • 2017 - Platinum Level Healthy KC Certified (Highest Level)
  • 2016, 2015 - Gold Level Healthy KC Certified

Henderson Engineers, Inc. and Henderson Building Solutions are EEO – M/F/V/D employers and participate in the E-Verify program

Applicants for positions with Henderson Engineers/Henderson Building Solutions must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and verification of eligibility will be required at the time of commencement of employment.


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