Are you looking for a career where you can Make Buildings Better?  Are you energized by seeing the direct impact of your work? Do you want to learn from pioneers of the industry, working on a diverse array of projects?

At RDH, you will work alongside some of the most knowledgeable experts in the industry while building a wealth of positive experience and focusing on professional growth. We’re creative thinkers who lead our field because of the fervent curiosity behind every solution we create.  We make space for people to play, grow, and explore their passions.

The Building Science Technologist role includes a wide range of tasks including construction drawing and specification review, field review, field testing, and forensic investigations working under direction of senior technical staff and project managers.  You will be exposed you to a variety of projects to provide diverse experiential learning and develop your skills and knowledge.


Our clients are eager to reduce the environmental impact of buildings by ensuring they are performing at the highest level. Our field review work supports the quality assurance process through regular and strategic observation to help ensure that the construction meets the design intent. With a deep understanding and appreciation for the construction process and the interaction between materials and assemblies provided by varied design and construction team members, we combine formal and informal consultation to support the design team in identifying and articulating integration of the building enclosure assemblies.


This is an entry-level opportunity for someone who has a strong initiative and who has a passion for making a difference in our communities through building science. We seek someone who values teams and will collaborate well with various project managers and clients on multiple projects, switching gears as needed in a fast-paced environment. If you are a continuous learner, organized, creative, client-oriented, solutions driven and interested in becoming the expert you want to be, we’d love to hear from you.


  • Experience: Diploma in Building Enclosure Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology, Architectural Engineering, Engineering (Building Science); or equivalent practical experience. 1 or 2 years previous related experience an asset but not required.
  • Special Skills: Understanding of building science fundamentals and technical knowledge of building and construction principles. Comprehension of how building components are assembled. Experience working in Microsoft, Bluebeam, and Autodesk Build.
  • Passion: Work with a team of project managers and technical specialists to make buildings better.
  • Role: Documentation review, field testing, research, report, and presentation development. Attend regular site meeting with owners, architects, contractors, developers, product manufacturers, and any other relevant parties to discuss progress of the work. The majority of work for this role will focus on construction site field review and project coordination.
  • Attributes: Results-oriented, life-long learner, curious, able to shift focus, clear communicator, detail-oriented, organized, and works well independently.


The base salary range for this position is $60,000 – $75,000 annualized for a full-time role. Salary is dependent various factors, including qualifications, skills, competencies, experience, and location. You may also be eligible for discretionary incentives and share ownership.

We offer a robust benefits package to support the well-being of our employees. This includes: GRSP contributions, Health and Dental coverage, Primary Caregiver benefits, Vacation and Sick Time, Statutory Holiday substitutions, and a learning fund of $1,000 per year for education or career goals.


RDH is an amazing place to work. A role with RDH is a career commitment to learn and grow alongside inspiring and dedicated people who care deeply about Making Buildings Better.

We are an employee-owned consulting firm with 300 employees in nine offices across North America. Our core area of business is the integration of building science engineering, architecture, and construction management to optimize the performance of buildings. Since our beginnings in 1997, we have become industry leaders in North America and continue to grow as we focus on technical excellence and delivering high-quality projects.

We offer a positive workplace with incredible teams, opportunities for professional growth, development and ownership. As well as your background, we seek alignment with RDH’s core values: 1) commit to excellence, 2) act with integrity, 3) work as a team 4) do what it takes, and 5) always learn.

Our collaborative teams fuel our mission of Making Buildings Better. We seek balanced representation in our teams, and to achieve a welcoming and inclusive community for all people who share a passion for our values and mission. We believe diverse thought, ideas, and voices make us great – people of different identities, races, ethnicities, genders, ages, orientations, religions, abilities, education, cultures, and skills. We are committed to equity through building teams based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Additional information on our expertise, projects, and culture can be found at


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No phone calls please. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that only those already entitled to work in Canada legally need apply.