Building Code Engineer

Website LRI Engineering Inc. (LRI)

Established in 1986, LRI Engineering Inc. is Canada’s largest Canadian owned engineering firm specializing in fire protection engineering, building and fire code consulting, fire safety and emergency planning services. You are welcome to explore more at

Whether a project involves a small-scale interior renovation, retrofit of existing systems, the development of complex commercial, transit, or healthcare facilities, or matters involving compliance issues with Authorities Having Jurisdiction, our clients trust our expertise and professionalism.

We’re looking for top-notch Building Code Engineers who can tackle complex projects and work with or lead a team of associates. If you’re someone who takes your job seriously but also has a great sense of humor, we want you on our awesome team in downtown Toronto office.

The quest!

  • You will work on a variety of projects related to Building and Fire Code services and Code application. You will lead a team of associates to manage full cycle projects by providing high quality services to clients from private and public sectors.
  • Manage project staffing, budget, profitability, and delivery.
  • Represent LRI Engineering in all interactions with clients and be the contact person for client consultation on all assigned projects
  • Visit sites and attend meetings with clients and Authorities Having Jurisdiction
  • Review drawings and provide alternative solutions
  • Prepare and manage project budgets and proposals
  • Manage client expectations in terms of quality and schedule
  • Conduct peer review of projects being executed for various clients
  • Deploy staff and other necessary resources to ensure timely completion of projects.
  • Mentor and coach early career employees in team
  • Identify and actively pursue business opportunities and contribute to marketing efforts as required.

What’s in your bag?

  • Relevant degree in engineering or architecture
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience including design, construction, and code compliance, working on medium to large size residential, commercial, institutional and public projects e.g. hospitals, universities, malls, airports, towers, etc.
  • Expert level knowledge of Ontario Building Code (Part 3), National Building Code (NBC) and Fire Codes (NFC & NFPA)
  • Analytical, time management, and organizational skills
  • Self-driven with a high level of initiative and resourcefulness
  • Versatile and able to manage varying workloads and competing priorities
  • Ability to establish positive relationships with project team members and clients
  • Able to obtain government security clearance
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office

But here’s the thing – we’re not just looking for someone who meets our requirement alone. We’re looking for someone who will also bring a unique personality, quirks, and passion & love for the engineering profession to the table where some of the following treats are waiting for you:

The grab!

  • Flexible work schedule; a hybrid work arrangement
  • A fun and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, relocation assistance (if applicable) and sign-up bonus is also offered for this role
  • Generous paid time off
  • A chance to work with some seriously awesome people

So, if you are proud of your engineering expertise and are known for your passion for engineering and building code and you love the quest, got a bag full of what it needs to deliver, and are excited about the grab, be our next top-notch Engineer!

LRI Engineering Inc. (LRI) welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. LRI is committed to principles of employment equity.

Only candidates who are selected will be contacted.


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