• Location: Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #10218
  • Salary: CA$80,000.00 Per Hour

Matchbox Consulting is looking for a Project Engineer for our client, a dynamic and rapidly expanding environmental consulting firm located in Burnaby, BC. They offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package as well as a supportive and dynamic work environment. 


  • Conducting and/or managing remedial option evaluations, treatment system upgrades, stormwater infrastructure, landfill closure techniques, and/or infrastructure construction oversight.
  • Working on a design team for remedial systems, in-situ chemical treatments for contaminated soil and groundwater, barrier walls, treatment plant upgrades, landfill covers, etc.
  • Travelling to sites to observe site conditions, oversee staff and contractors, and conduct field engineering reviews
  • Preparing and/or reviewing of monitoring reports, audit findings, technical reports, design briefs, specifications, tender documents, contracts, etc.
  • Being involved in project and budget controls, managing schedule, deliverables and staffing for projects
  • Making sound decisions and considers innovation for practical and economical project solutions.
  • Preparing and reviewing work plans, project designs, technical reports and contract specifications for operational and capital upgrade projects.
  • Administrating and managing contracts
  • Working with clients, contractors, regulators, and other stakeholders to successfully deliver projects.
  • Often acts as a project leader and actively works to encourage teamwork, collaboration, and efficiency, supported by senior engineers.
  • May supervise engineers and/or technical staff. Conducting peer reviews on the work of colleagues. Acting as a resource to staff members for advice and guidance on potential approaches and problem situations.
  • Participating in the design, preparation and approval of engineering drawings and specifications in area of specialty.
  • Performing other related duties as required.


  • Experience with most areas described in the duties and responsibilities section listed above.
  •  A Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering discipline.
  • 6 to 8 years of environmental consulting or related industry experience
  • A P. Eng. Designation in British Columbia. 
  • The ability to interpret and apply environmental engineering principles, regulations and and technical guidelines to area of specialization.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize project components for small or large projects so as to provide timely deliverables requiring a high level of detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an aptitude for engineering design and project management.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of multi-disciplinary team to solve problems under circumstances that are complex and time sensitive. Demonstrated ability to work in a teamwork environment and deal effectively with disagreements and prevent the escalation of conflict.
  • The ability to work under broad direction from senior engineers and use independent judgment to problem solve and evaluate options. Ability to identify opportunities and challenges to projects and raise them to a decision making level. Proven ability to take initiative, work with minimal supervision and effectively manage multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Interest and willingness to supervise, coach and mentor junior engineers, technical staff, and direct reports, as required.


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 unrivalled expertise with our teams 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.

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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