This position is for recent university graduates from regular or CO-OP programs, but candidates with one or two years of experience working for a mining company or a consulting company are also encouraged to apply.
The ideal candidate must possess excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills, as well as be a team player.
By joining our team, your role will be to collaborate with members of multidisciplinary teams (engineers, technicians, drafters and other colleagues) on one or several projects.
You will perform functions related to engineering such as studies, preliminary and detailed engineering or commissioning.
Apply established calculation and design methods
Receive theoretical and practical training on the various work phases in line with own knowledge from formal courses
Take part in preparing reports, specifications, estimates and tenders
Provide assistance to engineers, designers and technicians when performing tasks requiring accuracy in both calculations and data collection
Respect recommended work methods
Understand, master and apply the profession's practice guidelines.
Undergraduate degree in Mining or Geological Engineering from a recognized University
Ability to register as a Professional Engineer in Canada
One or two years of relevant experience, either in open-pit or underground mining
Experience with mine planning software such as Whittle, MineSched, Vulcan, Gemcom, Datamine, Minesight or Deswik
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Asset : Budgeting, estimating and scheduling experience with financial modelling skills
Asset : Experience in mine equipment selection, capital cost and operating cost estimates
Asset : Underground mining and operations experience
Travel to domestic and occasionally international destinations is required (minimum 30% of the time)
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.