Engineer – Transmission and Distribution Lines

September 19 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Civil engineering, Construction, Structure, Engineering, Geological, Geotechnical, Mining, Power, Hydraulic, Wind, Nuclear
Toronto, ON

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 title: Engineer, Transmission and Distribution Lines

Type of position: Regular, full-time (40 hours)

Salary offered: 130 000$ - 140 000$

Work location: 10 Carlson Court, Suite 420 Toronto (ON) M9W 6L2


By joining our team, you’ll be required to:

  • Develop line routes.
  • Design and produce engineering documents for transmission and distribution line projects (from 5 kV to 765 kV).
  • Design support structures and foundations for transmission and distribution lines.
  • Select various line components: insulators, hardware, conductors, structures.
  • Prepare drawings and specifications, reports and technical specifications.
  • Prepare cost estimates.
  • Help inspect existing lines and produce required reports.
  • Ensure quality control of the work of engineers, technicians and drafters.


  • Rigorous and detail-oriented
  • Creative and innovative in providing solutions
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • A strong sense of professional accountability and commitment
  • Adept at promoting team spirit, togetherness and knowledge sharing with colleagues
  • Ability to adapt to client needs in project execution
  • Proactive and independent
  • Leadership


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
  • At least 10 years of experience in transmission and distribution lines
  • Relevant structural experience
  • Technical writing skills
  • Knowledge of the PLS-CADD suite
  • English spoken and written language


  • Overtime is paid or banked
  • Annual bonus; Variable compensation
  • Annual vacation; 4 weeks
  • Group Insurance Plan and Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension Plan
  • Holidays offered by BBA
  • Sick leave
  • Mobili-T Program
  • Relocation allowance package offered

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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