13548 – Civil Engineer

  • Location: Burnaby, BC
  • Type: Full-time
  • Job #177313
Burnaby, BC
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Our client, one of the largest electrical energy suppliers in Canada, has an immediate need for a Civil Engineer. This is a contract position for two (2) years located in Burnaby, British Columbia


Recently qualified P.Eng with a civil structural background & experience completing field work and inspections for construction projects for this role. Field work is a key part of this role. The candidate will need to go out to the field 1-3 times per month for 2-4 days at a time to various locations in the province of BC. The locations can be physically demanding at times.


  • Develop safe engineering solutions by using initiative and judgement to perform activities such as developing designs, analyzing and resolving problems, and interpreting engineering specifications on low to medium complexity assignments for projects and/or operations.
  • Assist project or operations management to meet safety, cost, quality, and time objectives by performing activities such as proposing changes in plans and estimated costs, recommending payment for work completed by contractors, preparing progress reports, coordinating work schedules and other similar tasks.
  • Participate in engineering practice by conducting independent studies and analysis, exercising judgment in selecting and interpreting information, recommending safe engineering designs, and making typical decisions related to standard methods and designs so that engineering standards are maintained.
  • Perform periodic tasks independently which may include on-site construction quality control and monitoring to ensure design compliance.
  • Engage with senior engineering team where engineering problems are difficult, complex, or unusual to support management of engineering risk.


  • Must have P.Eng
  • Must have 4+ years experience in civil structural engineering
  • Must have field inspection experience
  • Utilities experience is an asset but not required.
  • University graduate in applied science or engineering
  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with EGBC or eligible for registration.
  • Familiarity with CAD systems and drawing standards
  • Ability to use standard industry design/analysis software
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Intermediate English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

 Additional Information

  • The resource can start on a work from home basis with some onsite/field work required.
  • They will be required to work onsite in Edmonds once covid restrictions are lifted.
  • The manager is open to candidates who are willing to relocate to Vancouver for the role.

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