Intern – Electrical Drafter

May 13 2024
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Engineering, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC • Full time

Type of position: Trainee


You'll contribute to projects involving renewable energy, power systems, power transmission and distribution as well as plant services in the pulp and paper and data centre sectors. You'll also work jointly with our engineers, technicians and designers and will take care of layouts for our various projects.

Your future role on our team

  • Apply BBA or client standards when drafting layouts, maps, graphs or diagrams from detailed drawings.
  • Produce preliminary plans for buildings, equipment or sites using reference drawings or catalogues.
  • Prepare simple schematics as well as dimensional calculations and final drawings using simple diagrams of mechanical equipment.
  • Participate in improving dynamic block libraries and other internal tools.
  • Help more experienced colleagues with more complex tasks.
  • When required, help prepare site surveys.
  • Apply the firm's health and safety policy and take preventive or corrective action, where required, to perform your work safely.
  • Read the firm's prevention program and apply the directives specific to your function.

Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Constantly seeking sustainable and agile solutions
  • Willingness to transform the world for the better
  • Caring mindset that puts people first
  • Thirst to learn and excel
  • Ability to share and pass on your knowledge
  • Interest in solving the most complex challenges
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

Summary of certifications and job requirements

  • A DVS in building or industrial drafting or a DCS in electrical, industrial or mechanical engineering or an ongoing DCS in architecture
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Proficiency with MS Office
  • ASP Construction card (BBA may pay for this training, as needed)
  • Intermediate knowledge of workplace safety and field monitoring
  • Basic knowledge of electrical installation safety
  • Asset: Knowledge of 3D software and Revit
  • Asset: Bilingual (English and French)

With us, you'll get many benefits

  • A caring environment where everyone's ideas are listened to and there is no perception of hierarchy
  • Access to many experts and coaching
  • Custom training and development plans
  • A vibrant social club with something for everyone

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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