Department Manager - Mining and Metals Processes - Senior

January 16 2023
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Economy, Econometrics, Modelling,
Toronto, ON | Sudbury, ON • Full time

Type of position: Regular

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. We are looking for Department Manager for Mining and Metals Processes. That person will develop and implement market strategies with the Toronto Office Director and BBA leaders in other core discipline functions to stimulate growth in the Mining and Metals Processes group.


With us, you’ll get the opportunity to

  • Lead and coordinate consulting services in the mining and metals processes sectors
  • Actively participate in business development by identifying opportunities and growing the client base
  • Be a leading member of a multidisciplinary team of skilled engineers, designers and project support staff preparing proposals, studies, reports, plans, designs, cost estimates and specifications
  • Coordinate with other senior technical staff to share information, identify market trends and develop a network of global resources to support projects, as necessary
  • Carry out/delegate the senior technical review of studies for mining and metals processes
  • Identify and support continuous learning and training activities
  • Oversee management of business development budgets for the metallurgical engineering sector
  • Represent BBA at conferences and professional association meetings in the field of mining and metallurgy


Do your qualities and values match our corporate culture?

  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Results-driven
  • Desire to motivate and develop the next generation
  • Thirst to learn and excel
  • Inspirational leadership
  • Managerial courage
  • Rigour and ethical
  • Interest in solving the most complex challenges

Your key skills and certifications

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Mineral Processing or in Metallurgy from a recognized university
  • + 15 years of relevant experience in consulting engineering and/or in assessing projects and staff management
  • Knowledge and experience in mineral processing and metallurgical extraction processes as well as in performing operating and capital cost estimates
  • Knowledge of the reporting guidelines for the Canadian National Instrument 43-101 standard
  • Experience in budgeting, estimating and scheduling, with financial modeling skills being an asset
  • Asset: Bilingualism (English, French)
  • Occasional travel to domestic or international destinations
  • Engineering Licence in at least one Province

At BBA, you get many benefits

  • Opportunity to mentor our next generation: we invest in our people and help them develop
  • A corporate culture that values expertise
  • Participation in innovation projects
  • Promotion of our experts (SMEs), both externally and internally
  • Long-term hiring (not just project-based)
  • Interesting growth opportunities to match your ambitions






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 15 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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