Career Opportunities

We know that our people are ultimately the source of our strength and the key to our success. In return, we reward our staff for their contributions and provide them with a working environment that is interesting, challenging and continually promotes personal and professional growth.

Benefits

METTKO offers to its eligible employees:

Health Plan – including provincial group plans, prescription drug cards, eye care, hospital and medical services, and emergency medical services outside Canada;

Dental Plan – covering preventative and basic care;

Health Spending Account – available to pay medical expenses incurred by you and your dependent family members, if you opt out of the health and dental plans;

Employee Life Insurance / Dependent Life Insurance – employees may elect to purchase additional life insurance for themselves or their spouse;

Retirement Benefits – Company and employee-supported defined contribution pension plan with immediate vesting, optional personal investment plan, company-sponsored group registered retirement savings plan;

Compensation – we offer a generous, competitive program;

Learning and Development – in-house training programs are provided to meet the needs of and to ensure employee have the skills required to perform their jobs as effectively as possible. In addition, employees have an opportunity to receive tuition reimbursement for pre-approved courses;

Equity Ownership – METTKO encourages employees to apply to purchase shares in the Company. After six (6) months of full time employment, you may apply to the Board of Directors for consideration of your application to purchase shares of the Company.

Graduate Recruitment/Internships

METTKO is interested in new interns and graduates looking to begin their careers. We welcome talented recent graduates to join our team.

METTKO offers established career paths and a variety of professional development opportunities.

We are committed to promoting from within to offer employees the opportunity to grow and develop their careers at METTKO. We offer competitive salaries and benefits package (see Benefits for more details).

METTKO offers many opportunities to begin and continue your career.

Current Vacancies

Sr. Project Manager

The Senior Project Manager reports directly to the President & CEO and will have an in-depth knowledge of commercial construction execution, project management, and client management.

As a Senior Project Manager at METTKO you will:

    • Ensure the successful completion of the project, its profitability, and for retaining the owner as a continuing client of METTKO
    • Monitor/control construction progress through administrative direction of on-site project personnel to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget
    • Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company’s interests and maintain good relationships with client
    • Assist with reviews and negotiate contracts; liaise with legal counsel as appropriate in conjunction with President & CEO
    • Develop, recommend and implement the project plan after the project is awarded
    • Identify required and optional changes in project scope; negotiate change orders with the client
    • Ensure that project staff understand the company’s operating policies and practices, and applies these policies appropriately
    • Hire, coach/mentor and provide direction and review the performance of personnel reporting directly to the Senior Project Manager
    • Maintain safety standards in all aspects of each project

To be successful at METTKO, you will have the following qualifications and experience:
• Mechanical, Civil or Structural engineering degree or equivalent training and experience
• 10 plus years’ experience in the construction industry responsible for commercial projects $10 million and upwards
• Thorough knowledge of all aspects of commercial/civil construction (technology, equipment, materials, negotiation, engineering, estimating, scheduling and safety)
• Knowledge of and experience with a variety of project delivery methods
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills required (tact, diplomacy, influence). Must be able to apply innovative and effective management techniques to maximize employee performance
• Public sector experience is preferred
• Knowledge of Lean Design and Construction

Compensation and Benefits:
• Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
• Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan
• Equity Ownership – METTKO encourages employees to apply to purchase shares in the company. After six (6) months of full time employment, you may apply to the Board of Directors for consideration of your application to purchase shares of the Company.

Payroll Clerk

We are looking for a qualified Payroll Clerk to assist in all activities regarding the management of employee compensation in the company. You will undertake a variety of tasks such as entering payroll information, calculating wages and making payments. An excellent payroll clerk has great understanding of the concept of confidentiality. You will be experienced in entering data with attention to detail and will have good math skills to make the necessary calculations. The ideal candidate will be a thorough professional with good communication abilities. The goal is to carry out all payroll procedures with speed and accuracy.
Responsibilities:
• Maintains payroll information by collecting, calculating, and entering data.
• Updates payroll records by entering changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers.
• Prepares reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages.
• Determines payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer’s social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments.
• Resolves payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
• Provides payroll information by answering questions and requests.
• Maintains payroll operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes.
• Maintains employee confidence and protects payroll operations by keeping information confidential.
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
• Pays employees by calculating pay and deductions; issuing checks.
Qualifications:
• Undergraduate degree or diploma, major in accounting or business administration
• Microsoft Excel experience
• Expertise in payroll systems for 15-30 employees
• Strong familiarity with payroll management
• Comprehensive knowledge of payroll
• Strong time management and organizational skill.
• Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
• Proven ability to quickly learn new system
• A valid Driver’s License

Please submit a cover letter and resume to work-with-us@mettko.com.

We thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.