Project Technologist

Coquitlam, BC, Canada Req #86
Monday, November 7, 2022
You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work.

Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.
Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.
As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 projects managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:
Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated
Make Momma proud - Do the right thing
Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader
Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together
Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility
Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference
If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.
As a member of our team, you will be responsible for every aspect of the project and staff, while providing excellent client service. You will conduct detailed plan and specification reviews, conduct site inspections during construction and provide contract administration services.

Your duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • Preparing plans, designs, calculations and analysis in accordance with established codes, standards, drawings and other specifications;
  • Attending pre-construction meetings;
  • Conducting or assisting in conducting window and air barrier tests and preparing technical reports;
  • Reviewing projects and assignments with staff to ensure accuracy and meet the delivery schedules;
  • Reviewing and issuing monthly project billing;
  • Maintaining open communication with internal and external stakeholders, including changes in services/scope of work, identifying potential risks/project challenges and managing expectations;
  • Monitoring project related resources to ensure on time, compliant and within budget delivery of projects;
  • Providing technical oversight, coaching to staff and Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Building Science, including waterproofing and roofing, and;
  • Other duties may be assigned from time to time.
  • Diploma from a building, engineering or architectural technology program or equivalent education to qualify as an Applied Science Technologist (Graduate of an accredited building technology diploma program);
  • At least 5 years of demonstrated experience as a technologist, including experience with contract administration and building inspections;
  • Training in project management, building envelope principles, industry standards including regulatory requirements, construction contract administration, and recommended construction practices is an asset;
  • Eligible for designation as an Engineer, Quality Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technologist, or AScT (Applied Science Technologist) or CET (Certified Engineering Technologist) with Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC (ASTTBC);
  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of the BC Building Code, Municipal approval procedures, and applicable regulatory standards and policies;
  • Ability to read, review, analyze and critique construction drawings and building envelope assessment reports;
  • Ability to estimate construction costs for new construction, renovation and building envelope repair projects;
  • Exceptional attention to detail and time management skills while managing multiple and competing priorities/projects;
  • Driven, ambitious, focused on meeting the deliverables with the ability to exercise good judgement and display initiative;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, together with strong critical thinking and decision making skills;
  • Demonstrated experience collaborating with contractors, architects and consultants;
  • Advanced skills with MS Office Suite (including Teams, Office 365);
  • Experience with reporting and/or data analysis considered an asset;
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance;
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions with interest in energy-related building science.
Eligibility to Work in Canada - It is important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.
McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.
McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This role is eligible for a referral bonus in line with the Referral Program. 

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  • Coquitlam, BC, Canada