Career Opportunities

CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN OR TECHNOLOGIST:

You will complete on-site inspection of engineering works during the construction period and appropriate reporting and coordination of testing. Contract administration of construction contract between the Owner and the Contractor including progress payments, change orders, certificates of substantial performance and release of holdbacks is required. You will also complete engineering drawings and designs, assist in tender development and perform cost estimation for both private and public sector projects. A high level of proficiency with AutoCAD in civil engineering applications is required. A Diploma, CET designation, and AutoCAD Civil 3D experience are all definite assets.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to gregsmith@gdvallee.ca. Only candidates that are to be interviewed will be contacted.

PROFESSIONAL LAND USE PLANNER (Remote Working Opportunity Available):

This is a unique opportunity for a Planner to grow professionally in a multi-disciplinary consulting firm. Integrated collaboration with our in-house project team of Architects, Engineers and Planners is what sets us apart from other consultants. Grouping all of these professionals in one team, under one roof, is a key to our philosophy of providing a "one-stop-shop” for land development clients.

Our professionals are dynamic and creative thinkers that are driven to engage with entrepreneurial spirited clients. It is our passion to assist these entrepreneurs in advancing their vision to reality through the municipal planning approval process. We are looking for a professional Planner that shares our passion and our vision; someone that wants more than just an ordinary planning job.

We rely on our professionals to work with our team of personable and highly skilled people. The Planner must understand our client’s needs, budgets, timelines and priorities, and must be willing to work to achieve the client’s goals and objectives.

Our range in services are provided in many geographies, with a focus in Norfolk County, Niagara, Haldimand, and Oxford County. Our Planning team prepares development applications for pre-consultation, Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendments, Committee of Adjustment applications, Plans of Subdivision, Plans of Condominium, and Site Plans.

Under the supervision of the Director of Planning, the Planner will be active in all aspects of planning including the preparation of justification reports considering relevant policy, zoning, supporting studies and the context in which the development occurs. The Planner will prepare presentations and speak at public meetings when necessary, conduct site visits and meet with clients and agency staff, both virtually and in person.

G. Douglas Vallee Limited (Vallee) is a medium sized consulting firm located in Ontario’s South Coast. We are in the heart of rural Ontario only a ten-minute drive from beautiful Lake Erie. The firm is a third-generation family business that has experienced steady growth and development over the past 50 years with a staff compliment of over 30 people.

We offer competitive compensation and a benefit package including (health, dental, group RRSP, etc.); remote working opportunity available.

Applications should include:

  • Cover letter and resume
  • Indication of the undergraduate degree/certificate achieved
  • Relevant experience in Planning and land development
  • Salary expectations
  • Preferred start date

 

Please submit your application for the Planner position to:  eldondarbyson@gdvallee.ca

Only candidates that are to be interviewed will be contacted.