Stantec Senior Mechanical Engineer - Buildings in Kelowna, British Columbia

The buildings that make up

the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a

time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built

environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us

forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared

journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From

iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational

building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and

passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

Stantec is currently in

search of a Senior Mechanical Engineer for our Kelowna office, an individual

with an excellent record of accomplishment – technically, in the design and

implementation of buildings related projects such as healthcare and educational

facilities. In this role, you will be involved in the technical delivery of our

projects, maintaining and strengthening existing client relationships, and mentoring

technical and professional staff. You will work alongside the Buildings

Engineering Team Lead to attract, grow, and retain high-quality staff, generate

revenue, and achieve even greater success within our Buildings Engineering

practice in Kelowna.

This is your place to make a


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Mechanical systems design particularly in the design of HVAC, plumbing and firesuppression systems.

  • Demonstrate a commitmentto thrive in a team-oriented, collaborative organization where client serviceis the highest priority.

  • Contribute your technicalexpertise, team skills and client relationships,

  • Provide technicalmentorship to a team of up to five technologists.

  • Lead technical projects and provide the team with vision andconcepts for technical solutions

  • Act as a Mechanical Engineer of Record for buildings of alltypes.

  • Collaborate with Business Leadership, Project Managers andTechnical Leaders to address personnel and project issues as they arise

  • Coordinate with other disciplines and other offices forproject delivery and project pursuits

  • Promote a healthy environment and safety culture within theteam and across the organization

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Results-oriented attitude with the ability to excel in amulti-disciplinary environment

  • Effective interpersonal andpeople management ability; mentoring of a small group of mechanical teammembers as required

  • Strong leadership, communication and team building skillsare essential for the candidate to meet the expectations of this position

  • Self-starter with a desire to succeed, enthusiastic,people-oriented demeanor and with a high degree of integrity

  • Superior verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability and desire to work with and contribute to a largerteam

  • Excellent communicationskills (interpersonal and written) with your interaction with team members in amulti-disciplinary environment

  • Interest/experience in theapplication of green engineering principles; LEED AP certification is adefinite asset

  • P.Eng. designation with EGBCpreferred

Education and Experience

A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum

of seven (7) years of post-graduate experience in the design of mechanical

buildings systems (HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection) preferably in projects

within the healthcare or educational sectors.

The position functions in a typical office environment,

working with computers and requiring stationary work for long periods of time.

Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement


This description is not a comprehensive listing ofactivities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee andother duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changedat any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to

build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the

world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


Job: Mechanical Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Kelowna

Organization: BC-1156 Buildings-CA British Columbia

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 25, 2018, 9:39:18 AM

Req ID: 180000I3