Structural Engineer, EIT

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Structural Engineer, EIT
Salary Range
Depends on Experience (Base + Bonuses)
Full Benefits
Engineering & Technical Trades
Engineering & Technical Trades
Vancouver - BC
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Our client is a well-established organization offering structural design solutions for commercial and residential projects in British Columbia. They are growing and looking for a Structural Engineer in Training (EIT) to perform structural analysis and design of wood frame, concrete, steel, and masonry within the residential, multi-family and light commercial sectors.

Civil Engineering Degree with structural specialization, EGBC designation, and previous experience in wood frame design (through school or hands-on experience) are required to be considered for this role.

The position will be based at their Vancouver office and offers significant growth and career advancement opportunities.


  • Structural analysis and design of wood frame, concrete, steel, seismic and masonry within the residential, multi-family and light commercial sectors
  • Coordination with other engineering and architectural disciplines to ensure cost effective structural drawings that meet the clients’ needs/requirements
  • Full project life cycle from assessment, design, permit application and services during construction while following Company Engineering’s Professional Practice Plan
  • Coordination with engineering drafting department to ensure company guidelines and standards are met
  • Review and approval of shop drawings developed based on engineering structural drawings
  • Coordination with general contractors and site to ensure all revisions to projects are up to date and fall within code requirements
  • Responding to requests for information/revisions from site
  • Scheduling and attending Site inspections to ensure construction is proceeding in accordance with Engineering’s structural drawings
  • Technical writing of reports (insurance claims, structural analysis of a site, etc.)
  • Ensuring to meet project deadlines and client expectations while managing multiple projects
  • Coordinating with Management for scheduling, deadlines, etc.
  • Tracking all time associated with each job and entering it into the project management software



  • Degree in Civil Engineering with a structural specialization
  • Work related experience with seismic design, wood frame, steel and/or concrete preferred
  • EGBC registration is required
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Ability to write a comprehensive technical report
  • Computer design and dynamic analysis
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually with limited supervision
  • Ability to conceptualize in 3D
  • Experience with S-Frame and SAP
  • Experience with Woodworks
  • Experience on the tools an asset
  • Extensive knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge of NBC, BCBC, VBBL
  • Ability to report to management regarding scheduling and deadlines
  • Valid BC Driver’s license Class 5 and own transport

Recruiter Info

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Alessia Pagliaroli

Senior Recruiter at Goldbeck Recruiting Inc.

Alessia takes a consultative approach with all her placements. She feels that, as a recruitment specialist, she is the “eyes and ears of the market” for both the client and candidate. She enjoys bringing value to her clients by being completely transparent, knowing the industry, and providing a competitive point of view.

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