Mike Achtem

Mike Achtem, P.Eng, PMP, CCA


Mike is a registered Professional Engineer with a degree in Applied Science from Queens University. Mike has over 25 years experience consulting on land development and municipal infrastructure projects throughout British Columbia.

Mike is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) as well as a certified Contract Administrator with the Master Municipal Construction Association (MMCA).

Mike takes a value added approach to all his projects, striving to provide clients with a results orientated blend of cost and functionality. Mike’s clients include First Nations, Municipalities, Property Managers, Mining and Forestry Industries, Federal and Provincial Governments, Law Firms, Land Developers and Builders.

Josh Bartley engineer

Josh Bartley, P.Eng


Josh is a registered Professional Engineer and graduate of the University of British Columbia, with a degree in Civil Engineering with Environmental Option. He previously completed a Civil Engineering Technology Diploma, and has nearly 10 years of experience with civil and environmental engineering projects. Josh’s experience has progressively built on the application of innovative solutions to infrastructure, land development, and environmental challenges.

Josh approaches projects from creative and technically sound perspectives and strives to work closely with stakeholders to develop value-added relationships. He believes that a successful project balances environmental and socio economic impacts with financial gains of all stakeholders, and that for our industry to continue to prosper we must consider our actions within a framework of sustainability.

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Clea Achtem, CPA, CGA


Clea is an experienced accountant and she has held senior rolls in both the public and private sectors. As financial officer Clea oversees the daily financial operations, and ensures that Islander machine runs smoothly.


Rob Johnston, CTech.


Rob is a senior civil engineering technologist with over 35 years of experience designing, managing, and overseeing projects from land development to large scale municipal infrastructure and master-planned communities.

Rob provides a wealth of invaluable experience which both serves to support our clients, and contributes to the professional development of our team as a whole.

Cory Brown, Islander Engineering Victoria BC

Cory Brown, M.Eng., EIT, AScT


Corey is a registered Engineer in Training with a Master's Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of British Columbia specializing in Environmental Fluid Mechanics. Corey has been with the Islander team for over 7 years and has been involved with the successful completion of numerous land development, municipal, and environmental projects during his tenure.

Sean Babulic Islander Engineering Victoria BC

Sean Babulic, EIT.


Sean is a registered Engineer in Training with a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Waterloo. Sean has considerable project management and environmental monitoring experience including leading roles in large scale marine remediation, mine reclamation and other complex multi-disciplinary remediation projects.

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Joel Clarkston, Dip. Tech.


Joel has a background in construction, and the carpentry trade, he is very knowledgeable of building codes and construction methods which caries over well in supporting our development projects. Joel graduated with a Civil Engineering Technologist Diploma from Camosun College and has gained a great deal of experience including design and construction, as well as contract administration for civil, residential & commercial infrastructure projects.

Justin Eagle Islander Engineering Victoria

Justin Eagle, Dip. Tech.


Justin is a Civil Engineering Technologist with a diploma from Camosun College in Civil Engineering Technology. Justin joined the Islander team in May 2017 and has since gained experience in land development and Environmental Engineering. Justin was involved in the CVRD watermain replacement project “Saltair Phase 5” as well as Environmental monitoring and sampling at the CRD Waste Water Treatment Plant in Esquimalt.

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Jennifer Rex, Grad. Tech.


Jennifer is a graduate of the civil engineering program at Camosun College. In addition to supporting the team with civil engineering design-drafting she contributes considerable talent and experience in 3D modeling for conceptual Land Planning and rendering for photo-realistic presentation graphics.