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 retail, healthcare, sports and venue, corporate, K-12 and higher education, and restaurant.
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 Lenexa, KS Office as a Code Consultant working on things like…
Performing code consulting, egress analysis and fire modeling services for a variety of project types to include large assembly occupancies, mercantile, commercial and federal.
Conducting timed egress analysis and prepare smoke and fire modeling studies using FDS
Working with Licensed Fire Protection Engineers with assisting in verifying building/life safety code-related items to include rated construction, means of egress, occupancy classification, etc.
Having familiarity with both the Life Safety Code and the International Building Codes and applicable referenced standards/codes
Conducting site visits to identify potential code deficiencies with building, fire and accessibility codes
Assisting in the preparation and presentation of code alternatives to building and fire code officials and appeals boards.
Using fire protection principles and knowledge of building and fire codes to propose alternative protection methods.
Writing technical reports, memos and letters to building officials, owners and architects on code related issues
Providing code assistance and advice to engineers and architects
Creating and maintaining project schedules
Providing coordination of project designs with other disciplines
Maintaining positive client relationships
We'd love for you to apply for this position if you…
Have a degree in Fire Protection, Architectural or Mechanical Engineering
Have at least 7-10+ years of related experience
Working knowledge of Fire Dynamics Simulator, PyroSim, Pathfinder and CONTAM modeling software
At least willing/able to travel up to 20-25% to different site locations – local and national
Possess successful verbal and written communication skills
Are highly proficient in the use of AutoCAD and Revit
Have the ability to meet fast-paced deadlines while maintaining quality design
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.)
2014-2016 - #1 Top Engineering Firm (Retail ) Commercial Construction and Renovation
2016 - #8 Top Engineering Firm (Hospitality) Commercial Construction and Renovation
2016 - #4 Top Engineering Firm (Restaurant) Commercial Construction and Renovation
2008-2016 - ENR Top 500 Design Firms
2006, 2007, 2009 - 2016 Finalist “Best Places to Work" – Kansas City Business Journal
2010-2016 “Top 55 Engineering Firms Nationwide” – Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
2016 – Ranked #6 on “Top 30 Sports Facility Engineering Firms Nationwide” - Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
2010-2016 “Top 10 Retail Architects/Engineers Report “– Commercial Construction and Renovation
2009, 2010, 2014 “Champion of Business” – Kansas City Business Journal
2014 “Hall of Champions” – Kansas City Business Journal
2015 - 2016 “Healthiest Employer” – Kansas City Business Journal
2009 “Engineering Firm of the Year” – American Subcontractors Association – Kansas City (ASAKC)
2009 “Top Ten Green Projects – AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
2011 “Merit Award for Excellence in Architecture” – AIA Central States
Henderson Engineers, Inc. and Henderson Building Solutions are EEO Employers/Vet/Disabled 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.