Working for BBA means being part of a team of talented people who have the passion to succeed and the drive to excel in order to provide first-class service to clients.
Recognized for its extensive field experience and cutting-edge expertise, BBA has been delivering a comprehensive range of consulting engineering services for 40 years, from studies and design to commissioning and operational support. Our firm is supported by a network of offices across Canada to carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.
BBA provides a stimulating and friendly working atmosphere. We focus on building teams with complementary talents and provide employees with a work environment conducive to developing their skills.
BBA is a Canada's Best Employer recipient from Kincentric and is part of the prestigious Platinum Club of the Best Managed Companies, which unites companies that have held onto their title for over six consecutive years. For BBA, making the list speaks to the rigour of our practices and our unique approach to employee and client relations.
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Type of position: Regular
By joining our team, your role as engineer will be to participate in engineering mandates in automation, instrumentation and control. You will also contribute to various phases of engineering and site work. As such, you may be asked to help with preparing proposals, technological choices and solutions proposed to clients.
More specifically, you will be asked to:
Develop and maintain lasting client relationships.
Listen to clients and meet their high expectations.
Participate in defining the scope of projects and proposals.
Allocate and review the work of collaborators assigned to projects.
Assess the technical scope of projects.
Get involved in commissioning.
Help prepare plans and specifications as well as detailed engineering deliverables (P&IDs, localization drawings, I/O, loop and motor control schemes, cable and instrument lists, installation details).
Draft reports, specifications, including construction and purchasing specifications, and calls for tenders.
Prepare datasheets and select control instruments (flow, pressure, level) and valves.
Provide technical assistance during construction work (electrical/instrumentation).
Perform inspections or technical surveys.
Help program PLCs, DCSs and operator interfaces.
Interact with clients and provide technical support to the team in charge of business development.
Establish and maintain client contacts.
Establish client needs and identify new needs throughout the project.
Participate in commercial and technical proposal preparation.
Independent and adaptable
Committed to the firm's success
Ability to make quality decisions
Ability to develop direct reports and others
Undergraduate degree in automated manufacturing or electrical engineering
At least seven years of relevant experience as an automation/instrumentation engineer or an equivalent combination of training and experience
Experience designing automated and control systems
Knowledge of the Electrical Code
Expertise in preoperational verifications and equipment start-up
Experience in control system programming (SCADA, PLC, DCS)
Available for short- and long-term assignments at client offices or sites
Proficiency in project management, technical writing and cost estimation
Member of a Canadian professional engineering association
Asset: Bilingual (English and French)
Asset: Experience with DCS (Foxboro, ABB, Emerson) and networking
BBA is committed to promoting diversity and employment equity. We thank you for your interest in our firm. Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted.