Intermediate Mine Engineer - Underground Job in Sudbury for BBA inc. |

Intermediate Mine Engineer - Underground

October 26 2021
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Engineering, Oil & Gas, Mining, Natural Resources, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Sudbury, 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.

To find out more about BBA, follow us on LinkedIn and connect with our talent acquisition specialists.

Type of position: Regular


At BBA, our reputation is built on technical expertise by promoting a culture of commitment and relying on the complementarity of talents and we build long-term relationships based on trust with our clients and partners. BBA is a company that offers flexibility, opportunities for advancement and the prospective of having a direct impact on the company growth, in addition to the opportunities and support of a large corporation.

Our continued growth in mining and metals means that we are looking for a Mining Engineer to join our outstanding Mining and Geology team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of challenging projects with our mining team.

As a Mining Engineer, you will participate in both sustaining and growth projects by collaborating with the BBA and client teams to delivery practical solutions to the complex nature of the mining industry.

The successful candidate will be an underground mining professional with an interest in professional practice and is open to developing relationships with clients in the base metals / precious metals mining market. He or she is a dynamic, creative and innovative mining engineer who can provide high-quality consulting services to our growing base of clients.

The selected candidate will be working in our Sudbury or Toronto office.

Some of the specific tasks you will be required to carryout include:

  • Importing block models
  • Underground mining method selection
  • Cut-off grade calculations
  • Underground stope optimization and mine design
  • Mine planning and production scheduling
  • Equipment fleet calculations
  • Mineral reserves evaluations
  • Capital and operating cost calculations
  • Contribute to financial models
  • Write and contribute to study reports
  • Work in collaboration with our geology, ventilation, rock mechanics, drill/blast and infrastructure teams
  • Liaise with clients regarding technical matters and be able to professionally present results


  • Possess technical and functional skills
  • Be capable of self-development
  • Demonstrate adaptability
  • Maintain positive relations with coworkers
  • Be able to learn by doing
  • Be client-focused
  • Be results-oriented


  • Bachelor’s degree in mining engineering
  • Experience working at a mining operation
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience relevant to the position
  • Member or soon-to-be member of the PEO
  • Proficiency with mine design software (Deswik preferred)
  • Fluent in English oral and writing skills
  • Function in a second language (French or Spanish) is an asset

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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