Job Opportunity: Structural Engineer

Job Title: Structural Engineer
Number of Positions Available: 1
Job Location: Kelowna & Penticton, BC

Looking to live and work in the sunny Okanagan Valley while doing what you love at an emerging and dynamic consulting firm? Ecora is seeking a Structural Engineer to join their expanding Structural Group in the BC Interior based in the Kelowna and Penticton offices. This is a permanent, full-time position with competitive remuneration and company-paid benefits, including participation in a profit sharing incentive plan. The option of part-time employment would also be considered for a suitably experienced individual.

Ecora Engineering & Resource Group Ltd. (Ecora) is a British Columbia employee-owned civil, structural, geotechnical, natural resource, and environmental consulting company that is committed to creating and delivering quality products to our valued clients. Ecora’s team has extensive experience in municipal infrastructure design, road works, geotechnical and structural engineering, providing consulting services to provincial government, municipalities, first nation communities, architects, developers, and contracting firms throughout the British Columbia interior.

The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

• Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) designation in British Columbia, or eligible to register as a P.Eng. in B.C.
• A minimum of 10 years of relevant design experience including wood, concrete, steel, masonry, and timber structures in residential and commercial buildings
• The ability to manage multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision
• Have a strong work ethic with the desire to excel and achieve
• Has excellent written and communication skills
• Possess a valid driver’s license

Other Desirable Skills:

• Experience with civil/municipal design
• Design experience in water and waste water, treatment plants
• Structural engineering design with reservoirs, multi-storey structures, and retaining walls

Responsibilities:

• Structural design of residential and commercial construction
• Supervision of drafters and designers and field reviews
• Work as part of a team either as a team leader or under the direct supervision of a project manager
• Prepare engineering calculations and designs, discuss project concerns and solutions with clients and inter-company personnel

Applications
Please apply via email with a cover letter and resume to structural@ecora.ca, with subject “Structural Engineer Position”, on or before August 23, 2017. Thank you for your interest in Ecora Engineering & Resource Group Ltd. Only qualified candidates currently residing in Canada will be considered for this position and only those short listed will be contacted for an interview.