Website Winton Homes & Cottages

                                 

A step in the right direction!

We have an exciting opportunity for Design Technician!

About Us

Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd. is an integrated wood products manufacturing company with operations throughout north-central British Columbia.  Since 1962 the dedicated team at Sinclar Group has been building strong and stable businesses by encouraging leadership and innovation in our workforce, upholding the family values that framed our beginnings, and respecting the needs of the communities in which we all live and work.

Working with integrity is fundamental to the Sinclar Group of Companies.  The health and safety of our employees, our commitment to responsible environmental stewardship, ethical dealings with our business partners, and contributing to the economic and social fabric of the communities in which we operate define the essence of who we are.

Winton Homes & Cottages is a recognized leader in the manufacturing and distribution of engineered wood products and custom homes and cottages. For over 30 years we have built high quality homes for families.  More recently our business has expanded in the production of engineered housing components including roof trusses, walls and floor systems, many of which are used in commercial as well as residential applications.

While our focus is meeting the needs of our customers, our success is driven by our people.

The Opportunity  –  Design Technician – Term Position (12 Months)

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a keen appetite to grow their design career in the residential building industry. As a key member of Winton’s design team, the Design Technician will have a strong focus on our home package plan design. This role will be a 12-months term contract position with the possibility of extension.

This role provides quality and timely service to internal and external customers, and works collaboratively with other departments to provide solutions for technical matters. Among preparing home plan designs, you will also be responsible for reviewing design requirements and determining the best design option for the building project as well as communicating updates to the design team and stakeholders on a regular basis.

As the successful candidate, you demonstrate the ability to produce all aspects of home plans as required for BCBC permits and construction details. You are familiar with the provincial and national building codes (BCBC, NBC) and have an understanding of the structural elements within a building. You demonstrate a high level of professionalism and attention to detail. A diploma or certificate in Building/Engineering Technology and experience with Autodesk Revit are considered assets. Knowledge or experience in the building and construction industry is also considered an asset.

Community

Deemed “BC’s northern capital,” Prince George is a bustling city of 80,000 people situated in the heart of British Columbia. With early roots as a forest industry town, Prince George’s economy has diversified substantially over the years. Today it is a major center for resource and transportation activity and a service center for communities across the north. It has a flourishing economy that offers full opportunities for recreation, housing, employment, education, dining, entertainment and culture.

Want to know more?  Take a virtual tour of Prince George here!

Join Our Team!

If you are interested in joining an organization that is committed to sustainable growth and innovation while supporting healthy and vibrant communities, please forward your resume to hr@sinclar.com and remember to quote “Winton Design Technician” in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The initial review of applications will begin immediately.

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@sinclar.com

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