McElhanney Ltd. is currently seeking an experienced and motivated individual to join our team as a Civil Engineering Technologist in Kelowna, BC. This role is ideal for someone looking to grow his or her design/construction engineering experience by working on a wide variety of land development, municipal, and construction projects. The individual will be an proficient with Civil 3D, AutoCAD, and other technical software.
The successful candidate will work alongside the engineering, planning and environmental divisions within our Kelowna branch that services the Okanagan area. In addition, the individual will have opportunities to support McElhanney’s 30+ branches on multidisciplinary projects in a variety of service sectors.
What You’ll Be Doing:
Assist in the production of engineering designs and drawings that meet all client and approval agency requirements and standards
Transform preliminary concepts and sketches into engineering designs, plans and project informational requirements, using primarily Civil 3D, as well as other technical software as needed
Coordinate the preparation of documents required for approvals, prepare development and construction cost estimates and tender documents and contracts, and coordinate with other team members to ensure schedules, budgets and quality control standards are achieved
Identify field and design issues and facilitate corrective measures
Liaise with contractor, client and affected stakeholders during construction operations
May supervise and/or provide training and mentorship to junior technical staff
Diploma in Civil Engineering or Drafting Technology
0 – 5 years’ work experience
Registration as an AScT, or other technical accreditation, is an asset
Proficiency in Civil 3D Software is essential
Attention to detail and excellent communication skills (verbal & written); ability to produce accurate field notes
Ability to work independently and also within a busy and high-performing team
What Can We Offer You?
Flexible work hours to accommodate your busy lifestyle
Maternity leave top-up and parental leave
Great benefits, including extended health and dental coverage, healthcare spending account, and RRSP matching
Employee and Family assistance program, which offers 24/7 support for all employees and their families either online or over the phone
A family-like culture that is characterized by respect and inclusion for all
Continuous support for your professional development and growth
Based in Western Canada for over 110 years, McElhanney offers innovative and practical engineering, surveying, mapping, planning, landscape architecture, and environmental services. As an employee owned and operated firm with over 1,100 staff members in 33 locations, we are proud to offer qualified staff with shareholding options in our company. Our employees enjoy working here because of our varied projects, high level of autonomy, opportunities for career development, excellent total compensation and benefits package, and collaborating with a team of great professionals.
Our Purpose: Amaze our clients. Care for our communities. Empower our people.