Become part of a tradition of excellence. For 65 years Read Jones Christoffersen has built its reputation for innovation by recruiting and developing creative people.


Senior Project Engineer - Building Science & Restoration

Location | Edmonton, AB
Start Date | Immediately

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage projects from conceptual design to final completion
  • Manage small team of Engineers and Technologists and provide senior level technical support
  • Establish and maintain successful client relationships and support ongoing business development initiatives
  • Conduct site investigations of building envelope failures
  • Consult on new construction for building envelope
  • Prepare financial studies / life cycle costing for buildings
  • Formulate building envelope rehabilitation programs and recommend to client
  • Coordinate with other engineering and architectural disciplines
  • Perform contract administration/construction review while implementing work

***Opportunity for early advancement to Group Leader for successful candidate who demonstrates necessary desire and aptitude


  • Degree in civil engineering (structural and/or building science focus) from accredited university
  • Professional Engineer designation from APEGGA
  • Minimum 10 years previous experience in building science – experience in consulting and project management preferred
  • Experience in hygrothermal modeling, glazing, use of curtain wall and other systems, and design of new cladding systems as well as retrofit of existing buildings

Candidate Profile 

  • Effective and proven leadership skills
  • Exceptional communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated aptitude for establishing and maintaining positive client relationships
  • Desire  and ability to successfully mentor and coach junior staff
  • Proven ability to successfully manage multiple projects
  • Inquisitive, clear thinker who can determine what work is required and who can draw rational conclusions from information available
  • Aptitude for working with existing facilities

How to Apply

If you think you have what it takes to join our team, please use the form below to apply for this position. You are able to upload either Word (.doc) files or PDF files.

We appreciate the interest and efforts of all applicants, however only those short-listed as candidates will be contacted to set up an interview.

*In an effort to reduce our environmental footprint, we strongly prefer applications to be submitted electronically via our website. Thank-you.