• Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #9941
  • Salary: CA$105,000.00

On behalf of our client, MatchBox Consulting Group is seeking a Senior Mechanical Designer to join the growing Vancouver, BC office of one of Western Canada’s most reputable full-service mechanical consulting and engineering firms. With over 15 years of industry expertise specializing in efficient, sustainable designs for clients across a diverse range of sectors, they’ve crafted a robust name thanks to their commitment to building legacy and ability to tackle complex projects.

The Senior Mechanical Designer will be responsible for the design and development of mechanical systems, equipment, and components for a wide range of projects within sectors such as, but not limited to, Transportation, Government, Education, Healthcare, Hotels, Residential, and Mission Critical/Data. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in mechanical design, as well as strong leadership skills.

In addition to the culture and project diversity, our client is known for their commitment to their employees as evidenced by their compensation package and succession planning which, in addition to a competitive base salary, consists of bonus, top tier benefits, enviable vacation/flex days, RRSP, Share Ownership, and Education Reimbursements.


  • Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of technological developments in the field of engineering.

  • Conducting client meetings, preparing correspondence, reports, specifications and meeting minutes.

  • Maintain effective liaison with clients, developers, consultants, agencies and the public either in concert with the principal-in-charge or independently on behalf of the practice

  • Leading the design and construction administration process on your assigned projects from Schematic Design through to Project Close-out

  • Directing staff on projects, assigning and reviewing work, and advising on technical problems.

  • Establish and maintain project criteria by means of team-based communication

  • Establish and monitor internal budgets and project delivery schedules

  • Motivate teams toward performance excellence in all assigned tasks

  • Contribute to company-wide initiatives for the development of new systems and standards


  • Minimum of 7 years of mechanical HVAC, plumbing and fire protection experience in design, project management and client relations

  • Experience with industry software, such as Revit, AutoCAD, IESve, HAP, Microsoft Office

  • Analytical, communication and report writing skills including the ability to obtain information and prepare reports.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish effective working relationships with all employees, clients, colleagues, and municipal agencies.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple assignments and conflicting priorities

  • Ability to formulate sound engineering decisions and judgment

  • Interest/experience in the application of green engineering principles; LEED® certification, Certified Passive House Designer certification, and experience with Net Zero design are all assets.


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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