Submit a Resume for General Consideration

Canada Req #81
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

About McElhanney 

Based in Western Canada for over 110 years, McElhanney offers innovative and practical engineering, surveying, mapping, planning, landscape architecture, and environmental services. As a 100% employee-owned and operated firm, with over 1,400 staff members in 33 locations, we are proud to offer qualified staff with shareholding options in our company. At McElhanney, we work in teams to build strong connections with our staff, clients, and local communities. Our employees enjoy working here because of our varied projects, high levels of autonomy, opportunities for career development, excellent total compensation and benefits package, and collaborating with a team of great professionals. 

Didn’t see an opening that matches your skills and experience? Submit your application for general consideration.

McElhanney is known for its commitment to excellence, innovation, and a dynamic work environment. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals who are passionate about engineering and eager to contribute their skills to a forward-thinking organization. If you are seeking an exciting career opportunity and believe you can make a valuable contribution to our team, we invite you to submit your résumé for general consideration. 

Our Opportunities:
We are interested in receiving résumés from candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and skill sets. While we may not have a specific position that fits your requirements at the moment, we are open to reviewing résumés from individuals with expertise in various areas, including but not limited to:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Geomatics/Surveying
  • GIS & Remote Sensing
  • Planning
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Environmental
  • Business Support Services (HR, Finance, IT, Legal, HSE, Marketing)
  • Office Administration
  • Other McElhanney STEM-related fields 


How to Apply:
To be considered for future opportunities, please submit your résumé and a cover letter indicating your areas of interest by clicking on "Apply Now" at the bottom of the page. In your cover letter, briefly explain why you are interested in joining McElhanney and how your skills align with our values and mission.

Note to Candidates:

By submitting your résumé for general consideration, you are allowing us to consider you for potential future roles that match your qualifications. We will keep your résumé on file and reach out to you should a suitable opportunity arise.

! Notice to Third-Party Recruiters:
We like to recruit by receiving and considering résumés and applications directly from candidates interested in joining McElhanney. We will not and do not pay fees to recruitment firms for the submission of any resume, or in relation to the hiring of any candidate, unless a written service agreement has been established between an authorized representative of our Human Resources department and the recruitment firm, OR if that authorized HR representative has requested a candidate profile. Any résumé submitted to any McElhanney employee or sent to us in any other manner, without a service agreement in place, will become the property of McElhanney. McElhanney shall have no liability to pay fees for any placement resulting from the receipt of any unsolicited résumés.

Please do not submit your resume to an individual within our organization unless they have specifically requested it, as it may not find its way into our database.

Thank you for your interest in McElhanney. We look forward to reviewing your application. Check back our
Careers page frequently for future career opportunities.  

Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

At McElhanney, our unwavering commitment lies in cultivating a culture that aligns with our core values and fosters diversity, equity, and inclusion. We celebrate the collective achievements of a team rich in expertise, experiences, and perspectives, and welcome applications from individuals of diverse ethnicities, religions, backgrounds, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, aboriginal statuses, various age groups, and those with disabilities. Requests for accommodations can be made at any stage of the selection process. If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements outlined. We’re interested in getting to know you and explore the unique contributions you can bring to McElhanney!

If this is the opportunity for you, apply now or visit to learn more. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


To learn more about our recognition as Canada's Top 100 Employers (2024), visit Top Employer: McElhanney Ltd. (

Visit us on Glassdoor to learn more about our employee experience.

Our Purpose: Amaze our clients. Care for our communities. Empower our people.
McElhanney is aware of activities where individuals have received fraudulent job offers. Please be advised that McElhanney will not ask applicants for any form of monetary exchange at any point in the recruitment process. To learn more visit: The disclosure of your information in accordance with this Policy and applicable law, including to third party service providers may result in your personal information being transferred outside of Canada, including to the United States. Such transferred personal information may be subject to the laws of these other countries and the laws of other countries regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information may be different from the laws of Canada.