Building Science Assistant (Co-op) Job at Morrison Hershfield – Vancouver, BC

Morrison Hershfield is a multi-disciplinary consulting engineering and management firm located throughout the US and Canada. We are a dynamic, employee-owned, team-oriented firm with a diverse project list that ensures you will be working on exciting, high-profile and challenging projects. For more than 75 years, the people at Morrison Hershfield have been the leading force behind our continuous growth and the expansion of our services.

Here at Morrison Hershfield, we are committed to providing flexible work arrangements, to assist employees in fulfilling their multiple responsibilities at work, at home and in the community. Flexible work arrangements provide additional options for work schedules and locations. As we focus on project delivery, clients and staff, we have several working options available for working at Morrison Hershfield.

You’re creative, client-oriented and interested in working with a team of technical experts who deliver value through building science consulting services. You’re looking for your ideas to be valued, learn new skills and impact the communities you live and work in. Looks like Morrison Hershfield has the perfect opportunity for you!

Kick-start your career at an organization that is proud to be a home for people committed to making a difference. You will have an opportunity to learn your craft, work on a variety of projects that range from thousands to multimillions, develop relationships with industry leaders and stay inspired every day through practical consulting practices. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to further your career and have a positive impact on your community. Apply today!

Morrison Hershfield’s 70+ years of success as a market leading, employee-owned engineering practice is a direct reflection of our employees’ expertise, dedication, teamwork and innovation.

We value technical growth, entrepreneurial spirit, work-life balance and an environment that supports the development and mentoring of our staff. We are constantly expanding and seeking ambitious, committed individuals that want to excel through challenging opportunities and projects that will allow them to achieve their career goals. Our focus on our people, culture and capabilities allows us to make a difference for our clients and the communities we serve.

Our future starts with you. Your future starts with us.

Assist with project contract document reviews (drawings, specifications, shop drawings, material submittals, etc.)

Attend pre-construction meetings and document discussions

Assist with review and report on project mock-ups

Perform periodic site visits and utilize a site visit reporting system to identify and update action items

Assist in project field performance testing to confirm building enclosure performance (water, air leakage, EFVM, infrared testing, etc.)

Assist in project task management and coordination

Participate in continuing education

Possible out of province travel

Perform various office related tasks

Pursuing a degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or related field

Organizational skills with the ability to effectively prioritize tasks on multiple projects

Ability to work in a team environment

Strong customer service commitment

Excellent communication and documentation skills

Professional attitude

Commitment to succeed

General understanding of building science principles or building envelope components is a plus

Valid British Columbia driver’s license

Job Type:
Temporary (Fixed Term)

Morrison Hershfield is committed to having an inclusive and diverse workforce, with recruitment free of discrimination, ensuring all candidates are given a fair opportunity for employment. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.

About the Company

Company: Morrison Hershfield –

Company Location:  Vancouver, BC

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