The Krahn Group of Companies is a full-service multi-discipline engineering firm specializing in commercial, industrial and residential development design. Over the past 30 years, we have established a reputation in Alberta and British Columbia for providing the most innovative, comprehensive and cost-effective solutions to clients.
Currently we have an excellent opportunity for a Civil Engineer to join our team in our Vancouver office.
Provide project management for a variety of civil engineering projects, including management of design budgets, project timelines, etc.
Provide mentorship and oversight/direction to junior and intermediate technical design staff
Provide technical design review and engineer-of-record services for a variety of civil engineering projects
Provide engineering services during construction of civil works, including liaison with municipal inspection and engineering staff, as well as contractors and the public
Prepare civil engineering services proposals
Prepare budgets and schedules by projecting resource needs and determining priorities.
Coordinate civil engineering designs and documents with engineering consultants, both external and ‘in-house’
Liaise with clients and approving authorities
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
Registered as P. Eng with APEGBC
Minimum of 5 years of local experience in land development
Experience with cost estimating, civil construction management, and construction contract administration
Experience with storm water and water system modeling is a plus
Working knowledge of civil design software such as AutoCAD Civil 3D, Google SketchUp
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong knowledge of MS Office
Excellent interpersonal skills; self-starter and team player
A valid driver's license.
We offer competitive salary and benefits package, and opportunities for career growth and development.
Why Krahn Engineering:
Established in 1984, Krahn is proud of the strength and depth of engineering and service the organisation has achieved through our multi discipline approach and the longevity of our employees. Our employees bring professionalism, wisdom and character to compliment their engineering qualifications and knowledge. We believe in nurturing and leading individuals with different experience levels to help them succeed. Additionally, our employees gain the advantage of working with a multi disciplinary model that enables them to enhance their knowledge through project partnerships. Through this approach our employee’s knowledge and character becomes greater, and their experience more conceptual and to a greater depth. We strongly believe in continuous development and providing opportunities for our employees to become leaders presenting them with the opportunity of having a career of longevity and diversity as we continue to grow.
In addition to rewarding job opportunities and continuous growth, we offer an attractive employee package including:
Competitive compensation and benefits
Beneficial tax savings through our company savings program
Professional development opportunities
Work life balance
Employee referral program
Employee Life Event Policy
Monthly social events