Career Posting: CIVIL DRAFTER

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is an established civil engineering firm providing engineering, survey and management services to the land development sector as well as municipal clients. With our continuing growth, we require a Civil Drafter or Design – Drafter.

Job Description

 Primary position responsibilities will include:

Interfacing with outside sources to assist in acquiring existing servicing record drawings from municipal sources and private utility companies Preparation of base plans utilizing digital legal survey, digital topographic plans and architectural site plans The preparation of civil design drawings including road works, storm and sanitary sewer designs, water mains, lot grading, storm water management plans, etc

Secondary position responsibilities will include:

Preparation of record drawings following construction completion Preparation of design sketches, subdivision layout sketches Preparation of vehicle swept path diagrams


 Candidates should:

have completed CAD training from a recognized technical school have strong experience with Civil 3D at least 2 years’ experience drafting in the land development or municipal field be able to produce accurate civil drawings independently be self-motivated possess strong organization skills be aware of municipal drafting and design standards

This position is a full time, permanent opportunity. Significant growth with a tremendous potential for advancement in the future exists within this position. H.Y. Engineering Ltd. offers competitive salaries and benefit packages with excellent working conditions. Assisted educational funding, bonus potential also exists.

Please forward resumes via e-mail in confidence to Phil Hartley at


H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has a job opening for a Planning Technician. 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 design drawings; attend public hearings; and many 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 36 years of providing our services in a number of municipalities, our office in Surrey has grown to a team of over 40 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 Planning Technician 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 three years of professional work experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to forward their resumes and a covering letter via email to the attention of Lori Joyce at

Southpointe 99 Achieves LEED Gold Certification!

Southpointe 99

We are happy to announce that Southpointe 99 has achieved LEED Gold certification from the CaGBC. 

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is proud to have been part of the project team as the civil engineer for the 4 storey office building located at 15303 – 31st Avenue. By achieving LEED Gold certification, Southpointe 99 is one of the greenest buildings in the City of Surrey.

Congratulations to the project team and everyone else that helped accomplish the LEED Gold certification!


Congratulations White Rock Renegades!

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is a proud sponsor of White Rock Renegades Girl’s Fast Pitch Club.

We would like to extend our congratulations to White Rock Renegades 2000 on winning Silver at the 2014 U14 Girl’s Canadian Fast Pitch Jamboree.

2014 City of Surrey Mayor’s Charity Ball

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is a proud contributor to the 2014 City of Surrey Mayor’s Ball benefitting the Surrey Fire Fighters Charitable Society. The Charitable Society has been changing lives in Surrey since it was founded in 1994 working to fulfill needs that are not met in the community, with special focus on Surrey’s children, youth, and families.

Congratulations on another successful Mayor’s Ball!

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