Telecommunication Engineering Technologist – Team Lead

June 10 2021
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Engineering, Information Technology, Telecom, Wireless, Telecommunication, Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist, Trades, Technicians, Construction
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

Job Description

  • Test and commission various telecommunication items of equipment and systems in utility and industrial installations
  • Provide leadership and supervise the day to day activities of team of three to five technologists
  • Participate in employee development plans and reviews
  • Coordination with client project managers
  • Help develop commissioning procedures for equipment and systems
  • Participate in the risk assessment for the work to be performed
  • Provide technical support to the firm's clients
  • Carry out different types of testing or repair work on telecommunication equipment and systems
  • Support electrical specialists with testing and commissioning work
  • Troubleshoot equipment such as instruments,
  • Draft reports for verifications, anomalies and follow-ups
  • Ensure client satisfaction and be highly familiar with ISO 9001:2008 standard requirements
  • Comply with safety requirements and rules
  • Draft and prepare drawings, specifications and technical reports (studies, letters, memos, etc.)


Commissioning and troubleshooting of the following items:

  • Microwave networks
  • Fibre optics
  • DACS
  • Lease Lines
  • Satellite links
  • Adaptability
  • Rigor and attention to detail
  • Communication and interpersonal relationships
  • Teamwork
  • Self-development
  • Respectful and trustworthy
  • Alignment with BBA ethics and values


  • College diploma in Electronics or Telecommunication Engineering Technology, Industrial Electronics, Telecommunications or other relevant education Or Degree in Electronics or Telecommunication Engineering
  • Experience in drafting calls for tender, proposals and technical specifications
  • Programming and testing experience
  • Knowledge of telecommunication equipment testing
  • Knowledge of testing equipment and systems
  • Knowledge in IT/OT systems
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Asset: Fluency in English and French, both spoken and written

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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