Electrical Engineering Intern - Winter 2024

September 29 2023
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Engineering, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Etobicoke, ON • Full time

Type of position: Trainee

Your future role on our team

By joining our team, you'll have the opportunity to help with the various stages of high-, medium- and low-voltage project execution, from the proposal, study analysis of industrial power systems, detailed engineering and equipment specification to site surveys, site monitoring and equipment commissioning.

With us, you'll get the opportunity to...

  • Join a team of electrical engineers and experts who'll ensure you receive quality supervision.
  • Design power systems for a variety of major detailed engineering projects for low- to high-voltage grids, produce engineering deliverables such as electrical plans and diagrams, and participate in protective relay programming.
  • Draft technical specifications, calculation notes, estimates and study reports.
  • Coordinate electrical engineering with other disciplines to ensure quality design.
  • Participate in various system studies such as power flow, harmonics and transients.
  • Participate in protection and arc flash studies.
  • Help with various project management tasks, including schedule and cost monitoring.
  • Perform site surveys and site monitoring during the construction phase.
  • Participate in pre-operational verifications and commissioning of electrical equipment.
  • Participate in modernizing existing power grid protection systems to protect individuals and equipment in case of failure.
  • Propose solutions to mitigate various engineering issues and provide feedback on those proposed by your colleagues.

Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Possess technical and functional skills
  • Adaptable and ability to learn on the fly
  • Adopt safe practices, especially on site
  • Integrity, trustworthiness and uphold BBA ethics and values
  • Rigour and meticulousness in executing work
  • Proven skills in managing colleague and client relationships to create an atmosphere of teamwork
  • Results-driven

Overview of certifications and job requirements

  • Undergraduate student in Electrical Engineering
  • Basic knowledge of the Canadian Electrical Code
  • Ability to read plans and diagrams
  • Available to stay on site
  • Asset: student registered with the Institut en génie de l'énergie électrique (IGEE)
  • Asset: bilingual (English and French)

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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