Power Systems Studies Engineer - Renewable Energy

July 8 2024
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Electrical, Power, Hydraulic, Wind, Nuclear,
Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC | Concord, ON | Etobicoke, ON | Vancouver, BC • Full time

Type of position: Regular

Your future role on our team

By joining our team, you’ll be asked to help with the various stages of project execution, including proposals, onsite surveys, analyses of industrial power systems, drafting technical reports and final delivery to the site, while benefitting from BBA’s network of recognized experts to support you in completing your mandates and in your professional development.

Additionally, you’ll be responsible for ensuring quality professional services and for maintaining strong client relationships.


With us, you’ll get the opportunity to...

  • Carry out engineering projects in power system studies with a focus on renewable energy.
  • Carry out onsite testing for renewable energy generation facilities.
  • Perform validation studies of PSS/E models.
  • Help carry out NERC compliance studies.
  • Perform system analyses with specialized software in the power systems industry: power distribution, short-circuiting, arc-flash studies, harmonic emission, grounding, insulation coordination, etc.
  • Draft and review high-quality technical reports to support our clients.
  • Share your technical knowledge with colleagues and younger engineers by organizing Lunch and Learn (L&L) sessions and sessions to discuss technical information.
  • Serve as a proposal leader by preparing competitive and value-added proposals.
  • Serve as project leader by successfully completing technical mandates in power systems.

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

  • University degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • At least seven years of experience in the power systems industry
  • Available for short- and long-term work assignments at client sites in Canada
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Knowledge of system simulation software: PSS/E, EMTP, PSCAD, CYME, ETAP
  • Asset: Master’s or doctorate degree

At BBA, you get many benefits

  • A vibrant social club with something for everyone;
  • Access to many experts and coaching;
  • A collaborative team that shares its ideas and knowledge;
  • Opportunity for site work: an amazing career accelerator;
  • Custom training and development plans;
  • A caring environment where everyone’s ideas are listened to and there is no perception of hierarchy.


About BBA
For over 40 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of engineering to serve our clients in the Energy and Natural Resources sector. At BBA, we develop innovative, flexible and sustainable solutions, from strategy to execution.
BBA is one of Canada’s leading private consulting engineering firms, focused on practice (PCB), with a network of 18 offices. Our teams work closely to deliver projects that shape tomorrow’s industry at the local, national and international levels.
Our people’s passion and excellence make BBA a Canada’s Best Employer and one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
We have unique talents, and we’re committed to providing a workplace where you can be yourself. Job postings are written in gender-neutral language.
Learn more about us by visiting our LinkedIn page and join the networks of our talent attraction specialists to speak with them directly.

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