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Structural Engineer-in-Training (EIT)

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

As an integral member of our structural department, your main role will be the assisting our senior engineer in preparation of design (concept and detailed), computer modeling and preparation of drawings. This includes residential and commercial buildings, industrial structures, infrastructure, dams and bridges. Travel to job sites may be required on a short-term basis for field visits, inspections, or construction and project management supports.


This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate who is driven by solving real-world problems, enjoys working with a multi-disciplinary team on a variety of interesting and innovative projects, and is willing to take on new challenges within a growing company.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and characteristics:

  • EIT with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience. Masters degree is considered an asset.

  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience

  • Capable of developing creative yet practical solutions and is open-minded to alternative solutions.

  • Working knowledge of codes and standards such BCBC, NBC, CISC, CSA (S16 and A23.3), AISC, ACI, ASCE

  • Experience with structural analysis software such as SAP2000, ETABS, STAAD and RISA. Experience with advanced software such as ABAQUS and ANSYS will be considered as an asset, but not required.

  • Familiarity with construction methods

  • Strong attention to detail, quality and accuracy

  • Member in good standing of Engineers and Geoscientists BC, or the ability to become one within a year

  • Communication skills, both oral and written

  • Awareness of Health, Safety, Environment and Community (HSEC) Policy and standards

Also, a demonstrated ability to liaise with clients, contractors, and consultants is considered an asset. A valid BC driver’s license is considered an asset but is not required.

About the Company

Alphatecs is a multi-disciplinary company that provides services in different sectors throughout Canada, USA, and internationally. We are growing in a diverse range of industries, including residential & commercial, infrastructure, energy & resources, mines, ports and plants. Our local knowledge, empowered by world-class expertise and experience, helps us find ways to improve our communities around the globe.

Our Vision is to “Make a Positive Impact on People and Environment’ and our Values shape around Integrity, Commitment and Innovation. Very much in line with our vision, HSE is a top priority for us due to their significant impact in safeguarding human lives and properties.

At Alphatecs, we contribute to the knowledge base, research about the complex challenges faced by the industry, and provide innovative fit-for-purpose solutions. We welcome fresh perspectives and novel approaches in engineering, construction and project management.

We value work-life balance, encourage flexible work-life schedule around core hours, and provide option to work from home or office when appropriate.

Alphatecs’s headquarter is located in downtown Vancouver, with convenient access to multiple SkyTrain stations, designated bike routes and an array of amenities, including fitness center, restaurants, cafés, and underground parking.

Our team is currently growing, and we are searching for talented and ambitious professionals to join us in this journey. If your goal is to contribute to a growing, dynamic, engaging and progressive company, we would like to hear from you.

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