GlotmanSimpson, one of North America’s leading engineering firms, has been providing innovative solutions and unparalleled client service since 1964. For over 50 years, we’ve been delivering quality, cost conscious structural engineering consulting services for more than 5,000 projects in the areas of high-rise residential, seismic upgrade, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings.

Our firm is currently looking for a Field Engineer / Technician to join our team in Kelowna, BC and service our many projects in the Okanagan area.  If you’re looking to expand your knowledge in a challenging technical environment, we’d like to hear from you!  This is an exciting opportunity to develop your experience with a firm that offers excellent training to fit your current experience and to achieve your future goals.

Our firm offers an excellent environment for growth and achievement of your future goals; we encourage ongoing personal and professional development and provide our team with the tools they need in order to succeed and progress on their career path.

If you’re our newest Field Engineer / Technician, you possess the following knowledge, qualifications and abilities:

  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering with a Structural major or graduated with a Civil Technology Diploma;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Excellent computer skills including AutoCAD and REVIT being a definite asset; and,
  • Previous experience working with general contractors is a positive asset.

And, you’re also described as:

  • A difference-maker;
  • A positive team player who is always seeking solutions to challenges;
  • Someone who communicates clearly and concisely;
  • A multi-tasker who thrives in a fast-paced environment;
  • Someone who radiates enthusiasm, energy and passion; and
  • Someone who is organized, efficient and confident.

If this sounds like you, here’s what you can expect to be doing as a Field Engineer / Technician:

  • Field reviews and structural observations on various building projects throughout the Okanagan region;
  • Reviewing shop drawings, contractor requests and RFI’s (working with Project Engineers and drafting staff to develop project solutions and prepare appropriate documentation such as Site Instructions, etc.);
  • Assisting engineering staff with project reviews during the construction phase of the project;
  • Analyzing applicable reports, testing data and related documentation; and,
  • Preparing appropriate Construction Phase documentation.
  • Some engineering design work may be required if the candidate has this experience.

Our team is innovative, creative and collaborative; if you can see yourself as a part of our dynamic team, send us your cover letter + resume by clicking APPLY below.

While we appreciate all interest in our firm, we will be in touch with you to request an interview if selected, no phone calls please.