Careers

CAREERS

Varcon is always looking for talented people to work with us on challenging and exciting projects. We typically initiate a recruitment drive in January of each year to recruit for March/April as we train and prepare for our busy season from May to October.  While most opportunities are full time positions, there are periodically job openings for workterm engineering students who have terms of at least 8 months in duration.  If you think you are a great fit for our team but there is no listed job opening, submit an application anyways and tell us what you can do for Varcon!

At Varcon we endeavour to create a healthy working atmosphere with a balance between individual and corporate concerns. We aim for mutually beneficial relationships by providing our people with training, benefits, mentoring and opportunities.

Our staff are all members of a cohesive team of diversely talented people, supported by an environment conducive to teamwork while effectively reinforcing individual achievement, cooperation, respect, trust, accountability and responsibility. We realize that to have a successful team means to have a positive work environment – this is achieved by encouraging a cooperative, harmonious, and constructive workplace.

There has never been a better time to join our team of professionals.

WHY JOIN THE VARCON TEAM?

  • Our status as a small but growing company creates exciting opportunities for advancement not available in larger firms
  • Our size and corporate culture make us less bureaucratic and more flexible to client, employee and industry needs
  • As a national company we provide our services from several branches from coast to coast – A great way for someone to travel and experience different locations
  • As the telecommunications industry grows, so too does the need for our services. We participate in a growing industry and can provide stability for individuals looking for full time employment
  • Employee benefits:
    • Competitive Salaries
    • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Training & Development
    • Education Assistance
    • Performance Bonus

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Check Back Regularly for Available Positions

As the need arises, positions will be posted on this web page, so we encourage you to check back regularly. Base compensation is dependant on the applicants experience, qualifications and education. Bonus awards are dependent on performance. All employees have access to our corporate employee benefits programs.

Application Instructions

  • Complete the application survey by clicking here
  • Please send cover letters, resumes and references, in confidence, to careers@varcon.net. Use the following subject line in your email: “Resume-Eng(or Tech)-Your Name”. Applicants of interest will be contacted for further information. Please note, we employ civil/structural engineers and technologists, exclusively — not mechanical, chemical or electrical disciplines.

Structural Associate

Title: Structural Associate
Location: Fredericton, NB; Barrie, ON; Edmonton, AB; Calgary, AB; Dartmouth, NS; & Burnaby, BC
Credentials: Civil Engineering Degree (Structural) or Engineering Technologist Diploma (Civil/Structural)

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (English)
  • Positive attitude & strong work ethic
  • High computer literacy
  • Team player & fast learner
  • Technical competence & strong attention to detail
  • Exposure to structural steel
  • Must be willing and able to travel for extended periods and climb tower structures

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of senior engineering staff you will complete:

  • Inspections of communication tower structures across Canada
  • Inspection Reports
  • Scope of Work Documents
  • AutoCAD Drafting

Structural Engineer

Title: Structural Engineer
Location: Fredericton, NB; Barrie, ON; Edmonton, AB; Calgary, AB; Dartmouth, NS; & Burnaby, BC
Credentials: Civil Engineering Degree (Structural); Professional Accreditation/Membership; ~4 years related experience

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (English)
  • Positive attitude & strong work ethic
  • High computer literacy
  • Team player & fast learner
  • Technical competence & strong attention to detail
  • Exposure to structural steel
  • Must be willing and able to travel for extended periods and climb tower structures

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of senior engineering staff you will complete:

  • Inspections of communication tower structures across Canada
  • Inspection Reports
  • Scope of Work Documents
  • AutoCAD Drafting

Structural Technologist

Title: Structural Technologist
Location: Fredericton, NB; Barrie, ON; Edmonton, AB; Calgary, AB; Dartmouth, NS; & Burnaby, BC
Credentials: Engineering Technologist Diploma (Civil/Structural); Professional Accreditation/Membership; ~4 years related experience

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (English)
  • Positive attitude & strong work ethic
  • High computer literacy
  • Team player & fast learner
  • Technical competence & strong attention to detail
  • Exposure to structural steel
  • Must be willing and able to travel for extended periods and climb tower structures

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of senior engineering staff you will complete:

  • Inspections of communication tower structures across Canada
  • Inspection Reports
  • Scope of Work Documents
  • AutoCAD Drafting