Meet the Team

Who We Are

Atrysten Plumbing and Heating Ltd. was founded in 2000 by Kirk Lanz. Over the last 20 years, Atrysten’s has grown to over 65+ dedicated professionals and we’re proud to be known as one of the most reputable and reliable mechanical contractors in British Columbia. We are acutely aware that we work in a highly competitive industry, with many companies offering similar services like ours. That being said however, we seek to build long-term relationships in our industry and we aim to continue our growth by providing top quality and dependable service to each and every one of our customers, large or small.

Our vision at Atrysten is “to exceed all expectations through consistency, reliability, quality and professionalism.”

Our core values run through all our staff at Atrysten Plumbing and Heating and we work hard to ensure all our work and daily activities are completed with our values front and centre.

 

  • Honesty – Ensure we are upfront and honest with our clients in all aspects from pricing to installations and defects/rectifications.
  • Expectations – To exceed all client and staff expectations and ensure all
    services are completed the best way possible.
  • Accountability – To be accountable to both our clients and each other at all times.
  • Reliability – To be reliable in all that we do and to ensure we always do what we say.
  • Transparency – To operate with the utmost transparency and integrity.

Vancouver & Lower Mainland Team

Kamloops Crew

Office/Administration Staff

Key Personnel

All of our employees are proud to work at Atrysten because they know the positive affect their work has on the communities around us. We play an integral part in providing safe and quality mechanical systems for new developments that we help build in our surrounding neighborhoods. Our team is a dedicated group of professionals focused on delivering quality workmanship, competitive pricing, and timely project completion with reliable and predictable results.

MANAGEMENT, FOREMEN & OFFICE STAFF

Kirk Lanz

Kirk Lanz

General Manager
Kirk Lanz

Kirk Lanz

General Manager
Kirk Lanz is the owner and General Manager of Atrysten Plumbing and Heating Ltd.
Kirk began his career in the plumbing industry over twenty five years ago. With an entrepreneurial spirit, he has spent the last 20 plus years growing his company to over 65+ dedicated professionals that are all proud to be a part of one of the most reputable and reliable mechanical contractors in British Columbia.
Kirk’s commitment to maintaining positive relationships with development owners while valuing and respecting his trades and subcontractors, has allowed him to successfully complete over 300+ projects both large and small ranging from multi family and commercial developments to retirement facilities, hotels and community centers. He is consistently able to work through details of any construction project and ensure it will be completed on schedule and on budget to the satisfaction of all stakeholders involved.
When not working, both Kirk and his wife Kim (Director of Marketing), enjoy spending quality time with their four children sharing in the regular day to day activities of a young family.
Kim Lanz

Kim Lanz

Director of Marketing
Kim Lanz

Kim Lanz

Director of Marketing
In addition to sharing ownership responsibilities with her husband Kirk, Kim Lanz also serves as the company’s Director of Marketing responsible for overseeing all online marketing and social media activities.
Kim’s goal is to support Kirk and the company’s sales team by building greater awareness of Atrysten mechanical contracting services directly through online marketing and branding campaigns. As a registered Commissioner for Taking Affidavits, Kim also manages the Company's Contractor Affidavit requirements.
When not working, both Kim and Kirk enjoy spending quality family time with their four young children doing their day to day activities.
Eric T.

Eric T.

Estimating / Purchasing
Eric T.

Eric T.

Estimating / Purchasing
Eric currently holds the position of Project Manager/Estimator/Purchaser for Atrysten Plumbing and Heating Ltd. He has been with the Company for 2 years but has over 10 years experience in the plumbing industry. Eric graduated from BCIT in Construction Management and has considerable experience working with a plumbing wholesaler.
In his free time away from work Eric enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 young daughters, as well as playing golf and hockey.
Devin A

Devin A

Lead Foreman
Devin A

Devin A

Lead Foreman

Devin has been with Atrysten for over 10 years. He is currently the Senior Lead Foreman / Project Manager for Atrysten Plumbing and Heating Ltd. He holds a Certified Cross Connections certificate and carries out all of the company backflow testing. Devin has been a certified plumber for 12 years, 10 of which has been spent with Atrysten. Over the past decade Devin has undertaken a multitude of different projects ranging from four, five and six story condominiums, concrete tilt ups, tenant improvements, townhomes, custom homes, and even restaurant builds with A&W, Starbucks, and Tim Hortons.

In his free time away from work Devin enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 year old son, fishing, camping, and going to the Vancouver Canucks games.

Greg B.

Greg B.

Foreman
Greg B.

Greg B.

Foreman
Greg joined Atrysten Plumbing & Heating in 2006 but has been plumbing for over 42 years. With his extensive experience, he currently serves as the mechanical room foreman for the Company. Greg holds a Journeyman’s ticket in BC, Alberta and Saskatoon and is also Red Seal certified.
On his spare time, Greg likes to cruise around on his Triumph Bonneyville motorcycle when the weather permits.
Mitch L.

Mitch L.

Foreman
Mitch L.

Mitch L.

Foreman
Mitch has been a plumber for 8 years and has been with the Atrysten Plumbing & Heating for the entirety of that time. He is a journeyman plumber and also holds a B gas fitter ticket and is certified for cross-connection control. He holds the position of Foreman and is leading his 5th job for the Company at this time.
On his spare time, Mitch likes to hunt in the fall, snowboard in the winter, ride his dirt bike in the spring and canoe, kayak and fish in the summer.
Matt C.

Matt C.

Foreman
Matt C.

Matt C.

Foreman

Matt has been a Foreman with Atrysten for over 4 years after joining the Company in 2014. He has over 5 years of experience as a Journeyman plumber and is actively involved in many current projects.

On his spare time, Matt likes to spend time with his family and friends and play golf and hockey.

Aaron S.

Aaron S.

Foreman
Aaron S.

Aaron S.

Foreman

Aaron is a red seal plumber with over 12 years of experience as a plumber. He has been with Atrysten Plumbing and Heating team for six and a half years and is now a Foreman with the Company.

Over the years Aaron has taken on many different tasks and a variety of builds. These builds have entailed everything from under slab rough ins for four, five, and six story condos to in-suite rough ins of both cast iron and System 15. Waterlines of both infloor and homerun systems to finishing and install of fixtures. He has worked on townhome projects as well as commercial tilt up and tenant improvement with the company as well.

When Aaron is not working, he likes to spend time on the golf course during the spring and summer months and he enjoys all kinds of hunting and outdoor activities throughout the fall and winter.

Chad S.

Chad S.

Foreman
Chad S.

Chad S.

Foreman
Chad holds the position of Foreman and has been with Atrysten for over 6 years. He has over 13 years of experience and has been a Journeyman plumber since 2012.
When Chad is not working, he likes to spend time with his family and friends.
Brad A

Brad A

Foreman
Brad A

Brad A

Foreman

Brad is a Foreman with Atrysten and has been with the Company since January 2020.  He started plumbing in 1993 and became a journeyman plumber in 1998.  On his spare time, Brad likes to travel and spend time with his family.

Derek M

Derek M

Foreman
Derek M

Derek M

Foreman

Derek is a Foreman for Atrysten Plumbing & Heating and has been with the Company for 4 years. He has been a journeyman plumber /pipe fitter / gas fitter for 30 years with experience in residential, commercial, industrial as well as the oil and gas industry. Derek has also worked in plumbing wholesaling during the earlier part of his career.

Leanne F.

Leanne F.

Office Administrator / Service
Leanne F.

Leanne F.

Office Administrator / Service

Leanne has been with Atrysten Plumbing since 2016. She looks after scheduling of service related esquires. She works with payroll and helps manage the day to day operations in our office. She has over 20 years of experience working in office environments, from managing a small office to working in larger office environments. She is our go to person when one of our printers or computers are having issues. She has many years of experience with computers, software and website design. On her spare time, Leanne likes to travel and spend time with her three children and two grandsons.

 

Coreena J.

Coreena J.

Controller
Coreena J.

Coreena J.

Controller

Coreena has been with Atrysten since 2018 as our Controller. She has over 20 years of expertise in the accounting and office management field bringing a diverse history of experience and support of both small and large businesses. Coreena handles all our accounting functions and project costing analysis.

Adam C

Adam C

Jr. Project Manager
Adam C

Adam C

Jr. Project Manager

Adam holds the position of Jr. Project Manager at Atrysten. He joined the Company in March 2020 but has been plumbing for over 8 years with experience in Industrial, Commercial and Residential plumbing. With this wide variety of on-site experience, Adam has made the jump to the office scene.

When Adam is not in the office, he enjoys golfing in the spring/summer and enjoys spending his time on the mountains in the winter.

FOCUS  •  ENERGY  •  FLEXIBILITY

Join Our Team

Atrysten Plumbing & Heating provides employees with a safe work environment and competitive wages.

Other employee benefits include:

  • Long-term, full-time employment
  • Apprenticeship registration & sponsorship
  • Subsidies for training & upgrading skills
  • Extended Medical Benefits available after 3 months
  • Company vehicles for senior employees

JOIN THE TEAM!

We are currently recruiting for multiple positions:
  • 1st,  2nd, 3rd and 4th year apprentices
  • Journeyman Plumbers
  • Journeyman – Leadhand Foreman (With experience running crew)

Please contact our Human Resources Director for more information.

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