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Career Posting: Senior Planner

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is expanding and is looking for a Senior Planner within our office in Surrey.

In general the position would include services required to prepare and submit development and rezoning applications; prepare subdivision layout concepts; liaise with municipal staff and sub-consultants; review and submission of detailed civil drawings; attend and present at public hearings and public open houses; prepare fee proposals and feasibility studies; and several other items that are involved in the project management of development proposals.

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is a private consulting firm that provides land development, planning, and civil engineering services in the Lower Mainland and throughout British Columbia. In over 38 years of providing our services in a number of municipalities, our office in Surrey has grown to a team of over 47 individuals which includes Planners, Professional Engineers, BC Land Surveyors, Design Technologists, CAD Drafters, and Construction Inspectors. Our firm is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients, with high levels of professionalism, innovation, and creativity.

As a Senior Planner with H.Y. Engineering, you will have opportunities to work on and manage a diverse range of interesting land development projects. You will also have future opportunities for career progression. Compensation will be based on a combination of the applicant’s level of education, experience and aptitude. Ideally the candidate will have experience in either the private and/or public side of land development, have formal training in Urban Planning, an understanding of the needs of private developers, a professional accreditation (such as MCIP RPP / CPT or similar) and have a minimum 3 to 5 years of professional work experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to forward their resumes and a covering letter

Career Posting: Junior Land Development Planner

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has a job opening for a Junior Land Development Planner. This opening is available immediately and the position would be within our office in Surrey.

In general the position would include services required to research potential development for residential, commercial and mixed use sites; prepare development and rezoning applications; prepare subdivision layout sketches; liaise with municipal staff and sub-consultants; request legal documents and legal plan preparation; review and submission of project materials; attend public hearings; and various other items that are involved in the project management of development proposals.

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is a private consulting firm that provides land development, planning, and civil engineering services in the Lower Mainland and throughout British Columbia. In over 38 years of providing our services in a number of municipalities, our office in Surrey has grown to a team of over 47 individuals which includes Planners, Professional Engineers, BC Land Surveyors, Design Technologists, CAD Drafters, and Construction Inspectors. Our firm is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients, with high levels of professionalism, innovation, and creativity.

As a Land Development Planner with H.Y. Engineering, you will have opportunities to work on and manage a diverse range of interesting land development projects. You will also have future opportunities for career progression. Compensation will be based on a combination of the applicant’s level of education, experience and aptitude. Ideally the candidate will have experience in either the private and/or public side of land development, have formal training in Urban Planning, an understanding of the needs of private developers, will have or be working towards professional accreditation (such as MCIP RPP / CPT or similar) and have a minimum one year of professional work experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to forward their resumes and a covering letter.

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. Partnership Announcement

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is pleased to welcome the addition of Jay Lim (VP Finance) and Derek Rempel, P.Eng., into the Partnership group of the Firm. This growth step strengthens our role as a leading civil engineering consulting firm within the civil land development and municipal sectors.

Jay Lim brings more than 10 years of experience in financial and executive leadership through business transformations, cost reduction initiatives and systems implementations and upgrades. Jay has also been involved in tax planning, the execution of strategic mergers and acquisitions and is specialized in providing accounting, assurance, tax and business advisory services to privately-held corporations and not-for-profit organizations. Jay holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Victoria and he is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia.

Derek Rempel has extensive experience in design and client liaison with both private and public sector clients. His 11 years of accumulated knowledge of local land development approval processes, layout and servicing designs and construction processes will help lead our civil design team to the future with new and creative design solutions. Derek holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of British Columbia and is registered as a Professional Engineer with Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia.

Established in 1981, H.Y. Engineering has grown steadily to meet the demands of the industry and our increasing client base, in the public and private sectors, providing urban planning, engineering and surveying services for land development and civil engineering projects. Our company objective is to provide solid planning, engineering and land surveying solutions in a timely and cost-effective manner. Our experience in the design and construction industry includes a range of projects from 2-lot subdivisions to large scale urban developments. We have earned the position as a leading civil design consultant in the Lower Mainland area, and look forward to having Jay and Derek on our leadership team to support our continued growth.

New Partnership Announcement

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of Will Bodnar, P. Eng., to the partnership group of the firm. This growth step strengthens our role as a leading civil engineering consulting firm within the civil land development and municipal sectors. Will has extensive experience in design and client liaison with both private and public sector clients. His 14 years of accumulated knowledge of local land development regulations, development approval process, layout and servicing designs and construction process will help lead our civil design team into the future with new and creative design solutions. Will holds a degree in Engineering from the British Columbia Institute of Technology and is a member of the Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia. Established in 1981, H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has grown steadily to meet the demands of the industry and our increasing client base, in both the public and private sectors, providing urban planning, engineering and surveying services for land development and civil engineering projects. Our company objective is to provide solid planning, engineering and land surveying solutions in a timely and cost-effective manner. Our experience in the design and construction industry includes a range of projects from basic two lot subdivisions to large scale urban developments. We have earned the position as a leading civil design consultant in the Lower Mainland area, and look forward to having Will on our leadership team to support our continued growth.

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. Announcement

It is with warm wishes that H.Y. Engineering Ltd. announces the retirement of Phil Hartley. In his 25 year tenure, Phil has been instrumental to the company’s success, playing a critical role in overseeing all aspects of its day to day operation as well as providing valuable business insight to support the steady growth of the company over the past 20 years. Phil consistently demonstrated a high degree of professionalism, trustworthiness, reliability, methodical decision making and infallible work ethics fostering strong relationships with both staff and clientele. He will be truly missed, and H.Y. Engineering Ltd. would like to express our tremendous gratitude and appreciation for all his contributions. We wish him a restful and much deserved retirement.

On Phil’s retirement, we are also welcoming three new Partners to H.Y. Engineering Ltd.: John Vairo (CTech) Engineering, Lori Joyce (CPT) Planning, and Gordon Yu (BCLS) Surveying. They join our existing partners, Richard Brooks, Eugene Wong and Roman Dypchey. All three new partners have been valued employees of H.Y. Engineering Ltd. for the past 10 years. We look forward to this new chapter of growth and change and we are confident John, Lori, and Gordon will prove to be great assets to the leadership team at H.Y. Engineering Ltd.

 

 
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