Intermediate Structural Technologist – Victoria BC

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Herold Engineering Limited is a Vancouver Island based consulting civil and structural engineering company with offices in Nanaimo, Fort Nelson, and Victoria, BC.  We are a dynamic and diverse company with over 60 employees involved in a wide variety of public and private sector building, transportation, marine and civil/municipal infrastructure projects in British Columbia.  We are a community based company making a difference by supporting local businesses, charities and organizations. 

Employment Opportunity:

We are actively involved in a wide range of public and private sector projects throughout British Columbia with the majority of our work on Vancouver Island. Our Buildings Department is active in a variety of exciting projects and is looking to expand our resources in our growing Victoria office.

At Herold, we embrace innovation and technology and are at the cutting edge of BIM technologies. Recent growth in our Nanaimo office has created an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced individual in structural engineering to join our company.  We are currently looking for a Structural Technologist with at least three years experience and a good understanding of concrete, steel, masonry and timber framing. 

BIM experience is a benefit but not a necessity. In house BIM training is available to those applicants with the appropriate experience in AutoCAD who wish to develop their BIM skills in Revit.

Requirements:

Herold Engineering is looking for candidates with the correct mix of technical and interpersonal skills that will fit into the cohesive mix of our company structure. Herold Engineering prides itself in its ability to hire and retain highly skilled technical people who fit our philosophy of client service and quality. 

He/she should be keen to learn and develop new skills that fit with Herold Engineering’s philosophy of diversification and should be comfortable dealing directly with a wide range of government and private sector clients. Our project sizes range from small to large and are well diversified; so flexibility and a broad range of project experience is a benefit. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed structural engineering documents for steel, concrete, and timber framed building using Autodesk AutoCAD or Revit.
  • Work with architects and engineers to resolve document coordination issues
  • Meet deadlines and work efficiently
  • Perform construction site reviews
  • Use excellent organization and communication skills in all aspects of job performance
  • Ability and ambition for continuous improvement and increasing responsibilities

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Civil/ Structural/Architectural Technology
  • Minimum three years’ experience working in the structural engineering field
  • Ability to utilize Autodesk Revit or AutoCAD as the primary documentation tool
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications
  • Strong technical, written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent people skills and ability to operate as part of a team

A competitive salary and benefits package is available along with participation in a well respected, growing consulting firm await the successful candidate. An added benefit is living and working on Vancouver Island! 

Quality of Life:

An added benefit to this opportunity is living and working in Victoria which is located on the south coast of Vancouver Island, 113 km south of Nanaimo, and 55 km across the Strait of Georgia from Vancouver and is a rapidly growing city. Central location, easy access to the rest of BC, and affordability make Victoria the ideal place to live and a perfect location for our branch office.

Herold Engineering Limited creates a work environment where balance between personal life and work life is highly valued, so that our employees can enjoy the fantastic natural environment that Vancouver Island life has to offer. We work closely with clients from metro Vancouver and from all over the mainland which is less than a 2 hour ferry ride or a 15 minute flight away from harbour to harbour.

How to Apply:

Resume and cover letter can be emailed, faxed or mailed directly to Herold Engineering Limited at the following address.

Tina Bos, AScT
051 Vancouver Street
Victoria, BC V8V 4T6
Canada

Email: TBos@HeroldEngineering.com

Fax: 250-590-4392

We thank all applicants however, only those of interest will be contacted for interviews.