BVKN was established to recognize the change in how people are growing and managing their careers. As a member of BVKN you will have the opportunity to establish your qualifications and interest in advance, so that when the right independent contractor role is available you can quickly express interest and potentially join that team. Available roles can vary in their requirements – from a few hours to a few months in duration. Travel is not always required.
What Types of Opportunities Do We Offer?
Opportunities typically available include the following roles or areas of expertise:
- Gas Site Assessors
- Electric Site Assessors
- Water Site Assessors
- Gas Transmission, Storage, Distribution
- Market Modeling, Planning
- Electric, Gas, Water Rate & Regulatory
- Cybersecurity, Physical Security
- AMI Operational Readiness
- AMI Implementation, Operations
- Stormwater Billing
- Language Translator
- Organizational Change Management Consultant
- Project Manager
What is Required to Become a Member of BVKN?
To become a member of BVKN you must complete the following actions:
- Complete the online application form, including submission of a resume.
- Complete a skills discussion.
- Provide your state business entity identification as well as proof of insurance.
BVKN consultants will not be eligible for Black & Veatch Management Consulting benefit programs and are responsible for all related individual and business tax responsibilities. Additional information and documentation including background checks are required. A BVKN leader will help walk you through the process.
How Do I Express Interest in an Opportunity?
Once you become a member of BVKN, you can visit the opportunities page to view current openings.
Simply click on the “I’m Interested” button on the opportunity page to notify our team. BVKN members may also be contacted directly if their experience and skill set matches a current opportunity being sourced.
Will My BVKN Membership Expire?
No. As long as you can maintain the membership requirements, you can remain in the network and eligible for open opportunities.
How Do I Get the Most Out of the Network?
BVKN is designed to provide a way for individuals with specialized skills to find opportunities that fit their career lifestyle. The community that BVKN provides will allow you the opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals through content sharing and social networking as well direct engagement as you are selected for assignments.