• Location: Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #11689
  • Salary: CA$120,000 Per Hour

MatchBox Consulting group is seeking a Hydrotechnical Design Engineer in Kelowna, BC. Our client is a consulting firm based in British Columbia, renowned for their expertise in civil and environmental engineering, geotechnical services, and natural resource management. With a commitment to innovation and sustainability, they deliver tailored solutions for infrastructure projects, land development, and environmental conservation throughout the province.


  • Participate in dam safety reviews, hydraulic structure design, hydrology, and numerical flow modeling, as well as floodplain assessments and mapping.
  • Design sedimentation/detention ponds, channel stabilization, culverts, and erosion protection work to support infrastructure projects and river engineering.
  • Utilize standard computer hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software packages such as SWIMM, HYFRAN, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, HY-7, and FLO-2D for analysis and design.
  • Manage multiple projects independently from proposal stage through conceptual design, detailed design, and construction, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and regulations.
  • Collaborate with clients, government agencies, and contracting firms throughout British Columbia, demonstrating strong communication skills and contributing to business development initiatives.


  • Bachelor's degree in civil or water resources engineering with at least 6 years of relevant experience.
  • Possession of a valid Class 5 driver’s license (or equivalent) with a clean driving record.
  • Proficiency in standard computer hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software such as SWIMM, HYFRAN, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, HY-7, and FLO-2D.
  • Demonstrated previous project management experience, including the ability to manage multiple projects independently.
  • Strong work ethic, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

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About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivaled expertise with our team's extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.


Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.


Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application. This position is open exclusively to individuals residing in Canada and legally authorized to work in Canada. Applications not meeting these criteria will not be considered.


Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.


Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com

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