Intermediate Structural designer

November 26 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories CAD/DAO, Design, Drafting, Civil engineering, Construction, Structure,
Vancouver, BC

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

An overview of your future role at BBA

  • Prepare plan, elevation and General arrangement drawings
  • Develop design details
  • Ensure quality control of drafters’ work
  • Assess the client’s satisfaction and maintain a close relationship with the client and their representatives
  • Create BOM’s and reports
  • Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD and Advanced Steel
  • High knowledge of on-site safety
  • Knowledge of quality system procedures and directives
  • Basic knowledge of a second language will be considered an asset
  • Verify onsite condition and dimensions related to existing facilities
  • Preform conceptual layout work


Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Results-driven
  • Thirst to learn and excel
  • Willingness to work together while having fun
  • Constantly seeking sustainable and agile solutions
  • Ability to see beyond established standards
  • Rigour and ethical

Overview of certifications and job requirements

  • Structural engineering technician / technology diploma from a recognized college
  • 5 -10 years structural design experience on Mining projects/ heavy industrial projects and/or related design experience
  • Experience with MicroStation, Navisworks and/or Civil 3D is an asset
  • Preparing drawings for structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and/or wood structures using AutoCAD/Advance Steel
  • Revit and point cloud experience considered an asset
  • Interpreting complex drawings that incorporate interfacing structural design requirements with piping/mechanical, electrical and other aspects of industrial work
  • Drafting and design experience within a consulting engineering environment
  • Check 2D drawings and 3D models for clashes and constructability with other disciplines
  • Advanced knowledge of preventive measures, health and safety rules at work and hazardous material regulations in the workplace
  • Show creativity and innovation in problem-solving
  • Adhering to established design guidelines and procedures
  • Maintaining accurate design files for reference purposes
  • Advanced knowledge of computer-aided design

At BBA, you get many benefits

  • Long-term hiring (not just project-based)
  • Interesting growth opportunities to match your ambitions
  • Wide playing field, based on your interests, from technical and team management to project management
  • Participation in innovation projects
  • A collaborative team that shares its ideas and knowledge
  • Custom training and development plans
  • Access to a leadership program


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.

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