Intermediate Mechanical Engineer – Mining & Metals

January 13 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories CAD/DAO, Design, Drafting, Engineering, Geological, Geotechnical, Mining, Materials, Metallurgy, Mechanical, Oil & Gas, Mining, Natural Resources, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Labrador City, NL
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.

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Job title: Intermediate Mechanical Engineer – Mining & Metals

Type of position:Regular

Work location:Labrador City


By joining our team in Labrador City, you will be called upon to contribute to the various stages of project, from the Proposal stage to supervision of the installation and the commissioning of mechanical equipment related to pumping, dust control and ventilation, for various industrial process applications such as water, tailings and sludge pumping, mine dewatering, cooling/heating networks, fuel pumping, wet and/or dry dust control systems and ventilation.

Due to our strategic positioning of proximity to our heavy industrial clients, the incumbent will have the opportunity to choose a permanent position or a temporary assignment (at least 2 years) in the Labrador City office followed by a return to our offices located in major centers such as Montreal. In addition, you will benefit from BBA's network of recognized experts to support you in the realization of your mandates and to promote your professional development.

More specifically, in joining our team, you’ll be asked to:

  • Assume the role of project leader.
  • Be responsible for business relations and the quality of professional services.
  • Lead the preparation and help draft proposals.
  • Share your technical knowledge with young engineers and technicians on the team to prepare the next generation of technical professionals.
  • Participate in designing plans, specifications and details based on guidelines from a senior engineer.
  • Lead and represent the field of expertise to various clients and stakeholders.
  • Produce technical data sheets.
  • Participate in the commissioning of systems.
  • Support onsite construction work.
  • Make recommendations on establishing standards and on practical applications.
  • Assign tasks to less experienced engineers and technicians as well as support staff, and revise their work.


  • Focused on service excellence
  • Ability to maintain positive peer relationships
  • Proactive, have initiative and hold creative problem-solving and analysis skills
  • Results-oriented
  • Independent
  • Strong ability to plan and organize
  • Business acumen and entrepreneurship
  • Good motivator
  • Ability to adapt to changing contexts and situations


  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Member of a Canadian professional Associations (OIQ, PENGL, etc.)
  • More than 3 years of experience
  • Experience in mechanical engineering in the industrial or mining sectors
  • Good knowledge of one or more of the following fields: pumping, piping, stress analysis, dust collection, conveyors and other mining process equipment
  • Relevant field experience and proactivity in health and safety
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office suite and other applications, databases and interfaces
  • Relevant experience in project management, cost estimates, drafting technical reports and troubleshooting
  • Important Asset : Bilingual (English and French) both spoken and written
  • Asset: Knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Revit, AFT Fathom, Ansys and MS Office
  • Asset: ASP Construction card
  • Asset: Experience with multidisciplinary work (civil, electrical and automation)

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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