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Career Posting: Civil Inspection Technologist

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is an established civil engineering firm providing Engineering, Survey and Management Services to the land development sector. With our continuing growth, we require a Civil Inspection Technologist.

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has been providing engineering services since 1981. Our current staff of 45 includes Professional Engineers, Planners, Design Technologists and BC Land Surveyors. Our firm is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients with high levels of professionalism, innovation, and creativity. We have a strong commitment to our employees and strive to provide an environment that fosters personal development and long term employment.

Job Description

 The position will include:

the field inspection of civil servicing construction including roadworks, storm and sanitary sewers, watermains, lot grading, storm water management systems and erosion and sediment control systems review of contractor supplied test reports including video inspections, compaction test, etc the position will also include the contract management of civil construction projects including review and processing of contract progress draws, letter of credit reduction submissions, on-site construction certifications

Requirements

 Candidates should be:

a graduate of a recognized Civil Engineering Technology program have 2-5 years of experience in the inspection of civil construction preferably in a land development environment self-motivated and be able to work independently possess strong organization skills strong verbal and written skills strong computer skills including a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook able to effectively represent the company to clients and municipal staff familiar with municipal inspection processes and construction standards a class 5 drivers licence with a clean driving abstract completion of the ESCA BC Certification course would be an asset

In house training/mentoring will be provided and a flexible starting date is available. This position is a full time, permanent opportunity. This position has the potential to develop into a more senior role with more advanced inspection responsibilities. H.Y. Engineering Ltd. offers competitive salaries and benefit packages with excellent working conditions. Assisted educational funding, as well as bonus potential also exists.

Career Posting: Junior Administrative Assistant

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. is a multidisciplinary professional firm providing consulting services for civil engineering, urban planning, legal survey and construction services throughout the Lower Mainland.

We have strong growth history and currently have an opening for a Junior Administrative Assistant in our office. Duties and responsibilities will include:

Job Description

 The position will include:

Maintaining the company website Preparation of documents such as letters, proposals, memos, etc. Transferring paper documents to digital format General administrative support Occasional front reception duties including but not limited to: Answering and transferring calls with a multi-line switchboard Greeting clients Coordination of couriers

The ideal candidate will have:

Minimum 1 year directly related experience Strong English language and communications skills Dependable and self-motivated Professional, pleasant phone mannerism Customer focused Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail Friendly and personable attitude with the ability to work as a team or independently Proficient in Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel

This position is a full time, permanent opportunity. H.Y. Engineering Ltd. offers competitive salaries and benefit packages with excellent working conditions.

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

Career Posting: Erosion and Sediment Control Inspector

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has an immediate opening for a full time Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) Inspector.

This position will involve the inspection of ESC installations at civil construction sites throughout the Lower Mainland and the design of ESC facilities for civil construction sites. The successful candidate should be either a graduate in Environmental Protection Technology, Fish, Wildlife and Recreation, Environmental Engineering Technology or have suitable, directly applicable work and/or educational experience which will provide a strong base to expand upon.  Mentoring and additional training will be provided.  Preference will be given to candidates who are either Registered Biology Technologists or are eligible for membership with the College of Applied Biology.

The successful candidate should have:

an understanding of civil construction processes be comfortable on construction sites an ability to read civil construction drawings strong verbal and written skills ability to work independently with minimal supervision. strong computer skills including a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook a class 5 drivers licence with a clean driving abstract an understanding of proper sampling methods for collecting lab samples for TSS and pH analysis knowledge of federal, municipal and local government ESC regulations completion of the ESCA BC certification course would be an asset

This position has the potential to develop into a more senior role including a more advanced inspection role.  This position will require daytime some Saturday and Sunday work during periods of high rainfall events.

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 35 years of providing our services in numerous municipalities, our office in Surrey has grown to a team of 45 individuals that 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.

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

Career Posting: Land Development Planner

H.Y. Engineering Ltd. has a job opening for a 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 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 37 years of providing our services in a number of municipalities, our office in Surrey has grown to a team of over 45 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 two years of professional work experience.

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.

 
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