Careers

Career Opportunities at SMcN

SMcN Consulting Inc. is HIRING!

Open Positions:

 

  • MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER
  • MECHANICAL DRAFTER/TECHNOLOGIST

    See below for details on both positions.

    If one of these opportunities looks like the perfect fit for you, please email your resume to bobbie@smcn.ca.

    Please note: We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please no phone calls. Postings will remain active until the position is filled.

Open Positions

SMcN Consulting Inc. is a Vancouver Island based engineering firm offering mechanical design and consulting services. We specialize in HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection design and construction administration services to clients throughout British Columbia.

The successful candidate will join a growing company that values its team members, mentorship, and client relationships. The company prides itself on providing a great working environment where initiative and success are encouraged, with opportunities to expand one’s skill set and evolve as a professional. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who possesses a positive attitude and strong work ethic. SMcN offers a comprehensive compensation and extended health benefits package.

Position Summary:

In this position, you will work closely with project team members and be responsible for designing and drafting HVAC, plumbing, fire protection systems and assist with construction administration services for various building projects.

Position Type: Full Time
Office Location: Bear Mountain, Victoria, BC OR Nanaimo, BC
Start Date: As soon as possible

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Work within the team to design building mechanical systems using Revit and AutoCAD
  • Support the Project Managers and coordinate designs internally and with other engineering disciplines
  • System design (heating/cooling) calculations using Excel & simulation software
  • Perform plumbing service calculations
  • Assist with construction field reviews
  • Contribute to maintaining and developing quality control practices
  • Manage a workload consisting of multiple concurrent projects under the direction of the Project Managers
  • Perform various other duties as assigned by the managers

    Desired Skills & Qualifications:
  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Registration or eligibility to register as a professional engineer (P.Eng.) in BC is preferred; Engineers-in-training (EITs) are welcome.
  • 3+ years of industry-related experience required
  • Proficiency in Revit & AutoCAD
  • Operational knowledge of Windows and Office programs (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Superior interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Self-starter, ability to manage multiple tasks on strict deadlines
  • Detail-oriented, well-organized, and committed to producing consistent, high-quality work
  • Independent, creative problem solver
  • Experience coordinating a team is an asset
  • The ability to read construction drawings or construction experience and knowledge is an asset
  • Knowledge of the BC building, plumbing code and regulations such as ASHRAE is an asset
  • Experience in the K-12 Education sector is an asset

    Experience with:

  • Designing of plumbing systems (domestic water, sanitary, storm, and gas)
  • Designing of HVAC and hydronic systems
  • Designing of fire protection systems
  • Heating and cooling load calculations
  • Energy analysis and sustainable design (e.g., LEED®) is an asset

    Additional Requirements:

  • Applicant must be legally permitted to work in Canada
  • Class 5 driver’s license & vehicle is an asset
  • Open to travelling (North Island, Mainland, Interior BC)

    SMcN Consulting Inc. is a Vancouver Island based engineering firm offering mechanical design and consulting services. We specialize in HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection design and construction administration services to clients throughout British Columbia.

    The successful candidate will join a growing company that values its team members, mentorship, and client relationships. The company prides itself on providing a great working environment where initiative and success are encouraged, with opportunities to expand one’s skill set and evolve as a professional. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who possesses a positive attitude and strong work ethic. SMcN offers a comprehensive compensation and extended health benefits package.

    Position Summary:

    In this position, you will work closely with project team members and be responsible for drafting HVAC, plumbing, fire protection systems and assist with construction administration services for various building projects.

    Position Type: Full Time
    Office Location: Bear Mountain, Victoria, BC OR Nanaimo, BC
    Start Date: As soon as possible

    Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Drafting and/or design of mechanical building systems, including HVAC, plumbing and fire protection using Revit/AutoCAD
  • System design (heating/cooling) calculations using Excel & simulation software
  • Assist with on-site field reviews during conceptual design and construction administration phases
  • Assist with site visits and 3-D laser scanning
  • Contribute to maintaining and developing quality control practices
  • Manage a workload consisting of multiple concurrent projects under the direction of the design engineers
  • Perform various other duties, as assigned

    Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a 2-year technical certificate or diploma program in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of industry-related experience required
  • Experience in Revit & AutoCAD
  • Detail-oriented, well-organized, and committed to producing consistent, high-quality work
  • Operational knowledge of Windows and Office programs (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Superior interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Self-starter, ability to manage multiple tasks on strict deadlines
  • Independent, creative problem solver
  • The ability to read construction drawings or construction experience and knowledge is an asset

    Additional Requirements:
  • Applicant must be legally permitted to work in Canada
  • Class 5 driver’s license & vehicle is an asset
  • Open to travelling (North Island, Mainland, Interior BC)