Building Science Technician/EIT

exp - Burnaby, BC (30+ days ago)

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At EXP, we know that great experiences start with the right people. We believe that work should be challenging, and the challenge should be fun. We also believe that exponential possibilities are more likely to occur with a respectful, satisfying and empowering company. We value and respect our employees - their experience and expertise as well as their energy, passion and diversity - and their innovative approach to work and to life.

Your Challenge

EXP’s Burnaby office is currently seeking a Building Science Technician/EIT to join their team. If you have experience in the building envelope, curtain wall or fenestration industries, you are looking to be part of a progressive and diverse group of professionals with a passion for building science and restoration, you have demonstrated strong career progression and you are ready to take the next step. We would like to meet with you.

Your Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Building Science Manager, you will:

Assist project teams delivering consulting engineering services to clients
Undertake building investigations and field reviews to for design and repair
Assist in preparing proposals
Prepare building investigation reports and construction documents
Manage the contract administration and quality of restoration projects through the construction stage, including contractor performance to ensure project deliverables and standards are met
Communicate effectively with clients by keeping them informed of site issues impacting project quality and resolving issues quickly

The Skills, Knowledge and Abilities We Seek

A motivated, self-starter with a demonstrated ability to work independently as well as within a team environment
Strong organizational and time management skills as well as attention to detail
Diploma in Building Science or a related field from a Technical Institution or college
EIT Registration with EGBC is required
1-3 years’ experience in the Building Engineering industry
Experience with building envelope restoration including waterproofing, concrete restoration, roofing and other building envelope inspections is an asset
Experience with parking structure and balcony condition surveys
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skill
Proficient and working knowledge of AutoCAD
Fully conversant with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) applications
Organized, works well under pressure and able to deal with situations with tact
A valid drivers license and vehicle is required
Must be able to meet project deadlines
Some regional travel may be required
Experience with suspended access equipment (work from heights) an asset
Knowledge in current energy requirements in building codes and energy modelling

About Us

EXP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who fully and actively supports equal access for all people regardless of Race, Color, Religion, Gender, Age, National Origin, Veteran Status, Disability, Genetic Information or Testing, Family and Medical Leave, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression.

Should you need any special accommodations, please feel free to contact us at hr.support@exp.com and we will arrange for the most suitable accommodations based on your needs.

What EXP Can Offer

With a mission to understand, innovate, partner and deliver, EXP provides engineering, architecture, design and consulting services to the world’s built and natural environments.

Our heritage dates back to 1906, when the earliest of EXP’s predecessor companies started its engineering infrastructure practice. Today, over 3,000 creative EXP professionals across North America provide the passion and expertise needed to deliver successful projects around the world.

Our promise is to offer you a challenging career in a positive and dynamic work environment, and it is a promise we take seriously.

Join a dynamic team at EXP that provides you with innovative projects, the capacity to develop your career, a full range of benefits, flexible working hours, and much more! When you explore what EXP has to offer, you’ll find exponential possibilities.

For more information, visit www.exp.com .