McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd. is a well-established, multi-disciplinary engineering and geomatics firm that has been providing innovative and award-winning solutions to our clients for more than 100 years. We are proud to be 100% employee-owned, with over 700 staff. We are proud to be one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, with 5 offices on Vancouver Island. You will be given room to grow and advance and prosper in your career with McElhanney. Join a group of technical professionals working in a collegial team atmosphere of support and trust, delivering excellent results for our clients.
WHY VANCOUVER ISLAND?
Escape the Lower Mainland and realize the benefits of living on beautiful Vancouver Island: Affordable housing - The most temperate climate in all of Canada - Less rain and more sun! - A historic provincial capital with a fantastic array of cultural and natural amenities - Unparalleled access to beaches and outdoor amenities without the crowds - All of the amenities of the ‘big city’ without the traffic and congestion - Opportunity to achieve a better work / life balance via Vancouver Island’s low commuting time and living costs.
To support our operation in the Vancouver Island market, we are seeking a project team leader who is technically solid. All three positions offer a high level of autonomy with full support and guidance available from long-standing senior management and technical staff. Succession opportunities and increasing responsibility are key to these positions.
- Carry out and oversee aspects of engineering design for land development and municipal projects, from proposal stage through commissioning of the work - Prepare and submit superior proposals and technical reports - Financial control and responsibility for project budgets - Manage and lead multidisciplinary teams, providing mentorship and guidance to junior engineers and technical staff - Communication: develop new business and establish strategic relationships with key clients, agencies, and partners.
- Degree in Civil Engineering with at least 10 years of progressive experience in the design and management of municipal infrastructure projects - Registration in good standing as a PEng in British Columbia, or eligibility to be registered - Knowledge of Vancouver Island municipal markets, with strong past client relationships is an asset - Demonstrated sound business development ability, client liaison skills, and a keen entrepreneurial spirit - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Experience working with all government levels, construction contractors, and developers - High productivity, attention to detail, and ability to work well as a team player.
ADVANTAGES OF WORKING FOR McELHANNEY Company Ownership Our firm maintains an entrepreneurial spirit. Our consistent results transfer into shareholders benefiting through healthy returns. We invite strong performers to take advantage of this unique opportunity to become a business owner, without needing to assume high personal financial risks. Historically in the past 15 years, our shareholders have benefited from annual dividends and / or share value increases that are at the top 10 percentile of the North American market, and unmatched by publicly traded firms.
Our local office teams enjoy a culture of team spirit and collaboration. We strive to enjoy our work and the relationships with our clients. We deliver results to satisfied customers.
Compensation Salary is commensurate with years of experience and with diversity, depth, and complexity of civil or municipal engineering experience. In addition, we have historically paid performance bonuses annually. McElhanney’s remuneration package includes: - An annual bonus - Shareholding options - A competitive salary
Established in 1910, McElhanney is a Canadian employee-owned company offering top-quality engineering, surveying, mapping, planning, landscape architecture, and environmental services. At McElhanney, you are working within a strong team that is well-established in the local industry. Our employees value working here because of our varied projects, high levels of autonomy, opportunities for career development, excellent total compensation and benefits package, and great team of professionals.