Building Science Engineer

  • Morrison hersh field
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • May 11, 2022

Job Description

Morrison Hershfield is a multi-disciplinary consulting engineering and management firm located throughout the US and Canada. We are a dynamic, employee-owned, team-oriented firm with a diverse project list that ensures you will be working on exciting, high-profile and challenging projects. For more than 75 years, the people at Morrison Hershfield have been the leading force behind our continuous growth and the expansion of our services.

Here at Morrison Hershfield, we are committed to providing flexible work arrangements, to assist employees in fulfilling their multiple responsibilities at work, at home and in the community. Flexible work arrangements provide additional options for work schedules and locations. As we focus on project delivery, clients and staff, we have several working options available for working at Morrison Hershfield.

You're a forward-thinker who can anticipate situations, thrive on challenges, deliver impactful solutions and highly experienced at leading fast-paced projects. You're looking for your ideas to be valued, to enhance your leadership skills and take on more responsibilities. Looks like Morrison Hershfield has the perfect opportunity for you!

Take the next step in your career at an organization that is proud to be a home for people committed to making a difference. Enhance your leadership and project management capabilities through international training, learn your craft and manage a variety of projects that range from thousands to multimillions.

As a valued member of the team with an entrepreneurial spirit, you will have a chance to become an owner of our firm. Don't miss an opportunity to further your career and have a positive impact on your community. Apply today!

Morrison Hershfield's 70+ years of success as a market leading, employee-owned engineering practice is a direct reflection of our employees' expertise, dedication, teamwork and innovation.

We value technical growth, entrepreneurial spirit, work-life balance and an environment that supports the development and mentoring of our staff. We are constantly expanding and seeking ambitious, committed individuals that want to excel through challenging opportunities and projects that will allow them to achieve their career goals. Our focus on our people, culture and capabilities allows us to make a difference for our clients and the communities we serve.

Our future starts with you. Your future starts with us.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares proposals and establish project financial budgets
  • Performs project contract drawing reviews (drawings, specifications, shop drawings, material submittals, etc.)
  • Attends pre-construction meetings and document discussions
  • Reviews and reports on project mock-ups
  • Performs periodic site visits and utilize a site visit reporting system to identify and update action items
  • Witnesses field testing to confirm building enclosure performance (water, air leakage, EFVM, infrared testing, etc.)
  • Manages and coordinates small and large projects
  • Conducts business development to secure revenue-generating projects
  • Client management
  • Mentors junior staff
  • Participates in continuing education
  • Performs various office related tasks


Qualifications:
  • Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or related field
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in building science consultation or equivalent knowledge of building envelope systems
  • Organizational skills with the ability to effectively prioritize tasks on multiple projects
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong customer service commitment
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Either a signing professional or pursuing registration either as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect


Job Type:
Regular

Morrison Hershfield is committed to having an inclusive and diverse workforce, with recruitment free of discrimination, ensuring all candidates are given a fair opportunity for employment. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.