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  • Exciting opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer to build a long-term career!
  • Use your skills to provide a range of solutions as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Receive a competitive salary plus a host of great benefits!
About Ecora

Founded in 2010, Ecora is an employee-owned engineering, environmental and forestry professional service firm. Our energetic and dedicated team offers a full spectrum of consulting services in natural resource, and engineering to our diverse clients in forestry, oil and gas, municipal developments, environmental, alternative energy, and other industries.

Our team has extensive experience in providing a wide range of consulting services to clients including first nation communities, provincial government, municipalities, architects, developers, and contracting firms throughout the British Columbia interior. We are also supported by a wide network of associates that enable Ecora to deliver a full suite of services throughout western Canada and around the world. 

Our competitive edge is defined by our focus on client satisfaction through our use of exceptional communication skills, technical innovation, superior product quality, and efficiency in our delivery.

At Ecora, we contribute much of our success to our dedicated and hard-working staff. Our close-knit organization values providing a healthy life/work balance, with numerous events for staff throughout the year and a success-driven leadership team, we ensure that Ecora is a place where you will enjoy coming to work every day!

For more info, check out our website! 

Your New Role

Ecora currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer to join our team in either Kelowna or Penticton, BC. 

About the Opportunity

In this role, you will be responsible for the structural design of residential and small to medium size multi-family & commercial structures. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Supervision of drafters and designers and field reviews
  • Work as part of a team either as a project manager or under the direct supervision of a project manager
  • Prepare engineering calculations and designs
  • Discussing project concerns and solutions with clients and inter-company personnel
  • Managing and communicating with clients, architects and developers 

In order to qualify for this role, you will possess a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) designation in British Columbia, or eligible to register as a P.Eng. in B.C combined with 8-10 years of relevant design experience including wood, concrete, steel, masonry, and timber structures in residential and commercial buildings. Our ideal candidate will also have the ability to manage multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision.

A lower number of years of experience may be accepted for candidates with specific experience with woodframe residential projects. 

To be successful with Ecora, you will also have the following:

  • A strong work ethic with the desire to excel and achieve
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team

Please note, to qualify for this role you must possess a valid driver’s license.

The Rewards

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with a highly competitive annual salary plus benefits including:

  • Extended health and dental benefits
  • LTD insurance
  • Opportunity for advancement year on year
  • Profit sharing opportunities
  • Employee share options
  • 2 weeks vacation to start (negotiable based on experience)
  • Travel expenses
  • Opportunities for growth
  • Opportunities for paid training (role dependent) 
  • Seasonal parties including a Christmas party and summer BBQ's

And that's not all! Upon joining Ecora, you will be welcomed into a close-knit and cohesive organization that is akin to family. With a range of social events and a yearly golf tournament, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

If you enjoy challenging work, and continual learning, take the next step in your career with an industry leader! Apply Today!

Posted: December 4, 2018
Closes: February 2, 2019
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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