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Job Title :
Structural Designer / Drafter
Job Category :
Engineering Technical Jobs
Job Status :
Regular employee
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Our Vancouver Office is growing!

With 12 offices across Canada BBA is ranked among Canada’s Best Employers and is in the prestigious Platinum Club of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

BBA is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm providing professional services and highly technical expertise. We provide smart, specialized solutions. BBA serves the energy and natural resources industries: renewables, mining and metals, pulp and paper, biofuels, oil and gas markets.

BBA encourages diversity to match the demographics of Canada, this stimulates the generation of innovative solutions. Our 950+ employees create a fun work environment encouraging knowledge sharing and skill development. Our employees are trusted with mandates that push their limits, both at the office and on site.

BBA is recognized as proud professionals who positively impact society’s development by providing practical and technologically advanced solutions in a mindful way. The firm is engaged in creating value with safe sustainable and resilient solutions for communities.

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Job Description :
BBA has a new opportunity for an intermediate structural designer in Vancouver office with 10 to 15 years experience. This role will support our projects in the fields of small hydropower design, heavy industrial plants, mining processing plant and waste water treatment plant. You will work collaboratively with clients, project managers, engineers, other designers and drafters in preparing deliverables to BBA and client standards. This will include:

• Adhering to established design guidelines and procedures
• Maintaining accurate design files for reference purposes
• Checking 2D drawings and 3D models for clashes and constructability with other disciplines
• Interpreting complex drawings that incorporate interfacing structural design requirements with piping/mechanical, electrical and other aspects of industrial work
Work Schedule :
37.5 hours/week
Skills :
• Strong safety awareness
• Client and results oriented
• Detail orientated
• Ability to build positive peer relationships
• Aptitude for self-development
• Strong communication skills
• Creative and innovative

Requirements :
You must have the following qualifications:
• 10-15 years structural drafting and design experience preparing designs for structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and/or wood structures using AutoCAD/Revit

The following would be an asset:

• Structural engineering technician / technology diploma from a recognized college
• Knowledge of computer-aided design including MicroStation, Navisworks and/or Civil 3D experience 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.