Principal Project Engineer - Mechanical Expertise

April 3 2024
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories CAD/DAO, Design, Drafting, Mechanical, Project, Project management, Planning
Quebec, QC | Montreal, QC | Labelle, QC | Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC | Val-d'Or, QC | Rouyn-Noranda, QC • Full time

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

Your future role on our team

As an Engineering Manager, your role will be to lead engineering work and contribute to proposals, make technological choices and implement projects in the mining and industrial sectors.

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

  • Lead and participate in conceptual design studies.
  • Lead and participate in preparing plans and specifications and perform detailed engineering based on guidelines for mandates involving heavy machinery, conveyors, pump systems, crushers and metallurgical processes.
  • Make calculations.
  • Supervise or carry out design calculations and ensure that plans meet guidelines as well as legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with clients to define their needs.
  • Present technical information, concepts or study results.
  • Verify and produce files for tenders, specifications and other technical documents.
  • Assign and review the work of junior engineers (engineers-in-training), technicians and drafters assigned to projects and assess technical scope.
  • Ensure that work complies with budgets, schedules, estimates and established procedures.
  • Provide assistance to more experienced personnel for the technical aspects of complex tasks.
  • Perform technical information surveys.
  • Occasionally coordinate the work of drafters or others at the request of a senior engineer.
  • Occasionally supervise contractors on site.


Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Strong commitment to health and safety
  • Thirst to learn and excel
  • Inspirational leadership
  • Ability to see beyond established standards
  • Rigour and ethical
  • Ability to share and pass on knowledge

Overview of certifications and job requirements

  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Member of the OIQ
  • At least 20 years of relevant experience
  • Fluent in French, both spoken and written
  • Experience in mechanical engineering in the industrial, energy or mining sectors
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks and SmartPlant applications
  • Available to travel occasionally between the Mont-Saint-Hilaire and Montréal offices
  • Available for short-term (mandatory) and long-term (asset) assignments at client offices or sites in Québec and Canada
  • Major asset: Bilingual (English/French - spoken and written)
  • Asset: ASP Construction card

At BBA, you get many benefits

  • Participation in innovation projects
  • A collaborative team that shares its ideas and knowledge
  • Custom training and development plans
  • Access to a leadership program
  • A corporate culture that values expertise
  • Access to a profit-sharing program for all regular employees


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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