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WSP Canada

Senior Building Technology Consultant

Posted 3 days ago

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Job Description

The Opportunity:

At WSP our Building Technologies team are providing Security, IT and AV systems design to position WSP as a leader in the market. We're looking for a Senior Building Technologies Consultant and Project Manager to join the Canadian Building Technologies team.

Why choose WSP?
  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of inclusion and belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy - we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

#WeAre WSP

What you can expect to do here:
  • You'll aid in mentoring and coaching of junior staff;
  • You'll aid with leading a team of resources including technical systems designers;
  • You will aid in business development and preparation of proposals, brief's, reports, and project specifications;
  • You'll conduct workshops and presentations both throughout the course projects and in an effort to secure new business.
  • You will work on projects of varying types including Master Planning, Functional Programing, Design Bid-Build, Design Build, IPD and Alternative Finance Projects.
  • You'll carry out: Systems Studies, Concept Design Narratives, Schematic Design, Detailed Design, Construction Documents, Tender Review, Project Management, Information Technology Infrastructure and Building Technologies systems design specifically in the following:
    • IT Cabling Infrastructure, Network and IMIT Systems
    • Security Systems
    • Audio Visual Systems
    • SMART Buildings
  • You'll coordinate with Project Managers, Engineers & local Canadian Designers and other personnel to incorporate concepts and information into drawing packages.
  • You'll contribute to maintaining WSP quality assurance approaches and methodologies.

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • 10+ years experience in a Building Technologies consultancy
  • Familiarity with Smart buildings, IT infrastructure, Security, AV and or other building systems would be considered an asset.
  • Must have experience in business development including writing proposals and bids
  • Good writing skills including report writing and specification writing
  • Ability to create and interpret technical documents including reports, diagrams, drawings and specifications.
  • Ability to obtain a Public Works and Government Services Canada Level 2 security clearance and work in a secured environment.
  • Ability to work under deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in the use of the MS Office Suite.
  • Must be willing to travel periodically and as required for project assignments
  • Must hold valid driver's license and have a vehicle for travel to client sites
  • ASIS Credential CPP or PSP is preferred but not required
  • BISCI Credential RCDD is preferred but not required
  • P.Eng is preferred but not required

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.


  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

About WSP Canada

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international expertise. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, landscape architects and urban designers, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Buildings, Transportation, Infrastructure, Environment, Geomatics, Energy, Resources, and Industrial sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With over 8,000 talented people across Canada, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for generations to come.



Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-12

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