Engineer, Pumping and Piping Systems (from 5 to 10 years of experience) Job in Montreal for BBA inc. |

Engineer, Pumping and Piping Systems (from 5 to 10 years of experience)

January 25 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Engineering, Oil & Gas, Piping, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Montreal, QC

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:

As part of our mechanical team specialized in pumping and piping, you’ll encounter a variety of situations to develop your technical pumping skills for various industrial process applications such as water, tailings and slurry pumping, mine dewatering, cooling or heating systems and fuel pumping. You’ll also play an active role in commissioning and troubleshooting pumping systems.

Your role as engineer will be to participate in engineering, in selecting technology and in executing projects in the mining, energy, biofuels and heavy industry sectors; to help identify business opportunities with clients; and to draft winning proposals. You’ll play a primarily technical and project management role in the mandates assigned to you. You’ll also contribute to developing the firm by maintaining business relationships with clients, and you’ll be required to work at our offices in Montréal and within the Greater Montréal area.

More specifically, by joining our team, you’ll be required to:

  • Lead conceptual studies and detailed engineering for projects, including the design of plans, specifications and details executed by a work team.
  • Perform design calculations using specialized software and ensure that plans meet guidelines as well as code requirements and other regulations.
  • Prepare material lists and bills of materials according to codes, standards, drawings and other established procedures in accordance with BBA’s quality system requirements.
  • Provide recommendations on establishing standards and other practical applications.
  • Help prepare technical reports.
  • Assist more experienced staff with technical aspects of more complex tasks.
  • Coordinate work and assign and review work performed by less experienced engineers, technicians and support staff.
  • Make technical choices on designs that need to be established, provide recommendations and make important decisions on highly technical or complex issues.
  • Ensure work complies with established budgets, estimates, procedures and schedules.
  • Plan, organize, lead and coordinate projects.
  • Accompany, support and train young engineers under your supervision.
  • Perform technical information surveys.
  • Help commission and troubleshoot systems.
  • Participate in technical audits on site.
  • Help draft proposals.
  • Identify business needs.
  • Understand the principles of piping stress analysis and the use of CAESAR software (an asset).

work schedule : 37.5 hours


  • Proficient with resolving pumping and piping issues
  • Results-driven
  • Independent
  • Client-oriented
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to maintain positive peer relationships and work on a team
  • Thoroughness
  • Ability to negotiate
  • Ability to organize


  • University degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering and a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
  • From 5 to 10 years of experience
  • Experience in Mechanical Engineering in the heavy industry, energy or mining sectors
  • Strong knowledge of at least one of the following fields: pumping, piping, stress analysis
  • Available for short-, medium- and long-term work assignments outside the office
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office Suite and other applications, databases and interfaces
  • Relevant experience in project management, cost estimation, drafting technical reports and troubleshooting
  • Bilingual (English and French)
  • Knowledge of numerical simulation software (AFT Fathom, PIPE-FLO, CAESAR or others)
  • Asset: ASP Construction card

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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