Careers at SBA

At SBA we succeed because of the team we have built. Our employees each bring something to the table and contribute toward a strong and dynamic team. Scroll through our job postings below and with the job title in the subject line. Please email only once per listing, and only to (for both Orangeville and Orillia job postings).

Why should you work at SBA? Read on…

  • We have an employee first focus. Happy employees = happy clients!
  • You’ll be a part of a dedicated, close knit team of professionals – tons of support and a focus on collaboration
  • SBA team members are empowered to manage their own career path! We never put an employee in a box; you’ll be consistently exposed to new and exciting projects
  • We offer challenging work experience and opportunities to continuously grow and improve
  • Our team building events are awesome – golf, volunteer and community initiatives
  • We offer the opportunity to work with clients across Ontario on a variety of projects ranging from planning studies to large infrastructure projects, including particularly rewarding projects (i.e. securing clean drinking water for First Nation communities)
  • We offer traditional benefits – prescription, dental, life insurance, etc.
  • And we make sure to include a Fitness benefit, too!

Plus our coffee machine rocks and pumps out coffee all day long!

Current Positions at SBA

Senior Inspector/Contract Administrator – Orangeville or Orillia Location

SBA is looking for a dynamic individual for senior inspection and contract administration duties.  Applicant will be a graduate of an engineering technology program preferably in a civil, construction or process mechanical environments with at least eight (8) years of hands-on construction experience in Canada.

The individual must be a self-starter, have strong organizational and communication skills in the coordination of multiple projects.  This position will have a high-level of accountability and responsibility that typically accompanies the role.  Must be willing to travel throughout Northern and Southern Ontario in-order to oversee First Nation and municipal projects as needed.  This may include extended travel (1-2) weeks in duration.  This position is open for our Orangeville or Orillia office locations.

Qualifications: 

  • College diploma/degree in the field of civil / construction engineering or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Minimum 8+ years of experience in a similar position.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to deal.
  • Sound knowledge of Ontario design standards and guidelines (i.e.: OPS/CCDC).
  • Solid understanding and importance of project deadlines and budgets.

Responsibilities:

  • Senior inspection and contract administration.
  • Preparation of site reports, payment certificates, change orders, instructions and other contract related duties.
  • Provide senior field inspection for a variety of projects including: (water/wastewater treatment process upgrades, water & sewer installation, road construction, building and foundation construction, etc.).
  • Oversee material testing (soil, compaction, concrete, etc.).
  • Verify accuracy of construction work based on engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Prepare for, attend and lead site meetings with clients and contractors.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume by email to

Field Inspector – Orangeville or Orillia Location

SBA is looking for a dynamic individual for field inspection duties.  Applicant will be a graduate of a civil engineering technology program or equivalent qualification with at least three (3) years’ construction experience in Canada.  Individual must be a self-starter, have strong organizational and communication skills and be willing to travel throughout Northern and Southern Ontario in order to oversee First Nation and municipal projects. This may include extended travel of 1‑2 weeks in duration.  This position is open for both our Orangeville or Orillia office locations.

Qualifications: 

  • College diploma / degree in field of civil / construction engineering or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience in a similar position.
  • Knowledge of Canadian and Ontario design standards and guidelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide field inspection for a variety of projects including: watermain installation, road construction, building and foundation construction, etc.
  • Oversee civil and structural testing.
  • Verify accuracy of construction based on design drawings and specifications, as required.
  • Prepare for, attend and lead site meetings with clients and contractors.
  • Prepare daily construction reports and other documentation as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume by email to .

Civil Engineering AutoCAD Designer – Orangeville Location

SBA is looking for a talented individual to join our growing civil design team. The applicant will have a strong technical background in process mechanical and civil engineering related projects.  The successful applicant will effectively assist engineers and senior technical staff.

Qualifications:

  • Possess a minimum 2- to 3-year College Engineering Technician / Technology Diploma.
  • Canadian consulting engineering experience with minimum 5 years core AutoCAD design.
  • Strong technical skills with good verbal communication.
  • Will be proficient and have proven experience using Auto CAD, Civil 3D, etc.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Must be a disciplined self-starter and work within project timelines on schedule and on budget.
  • Must be familiar with the construction industry related to civil and mechanical process engineering.
  • Good understanding of engineering specifications and contract documentation.
  • Excellent use of English, verbally and in writing.

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop detailed AutoCAD design drawings for various projects as assigned.
  • Ensure designs conform to current practices and engineering standards (i.e., OPS, OBC, MOECC, etc.).
  • Conduct site visits and inspections as necessary.
  • Coordination of assignments with other disciplines.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume by email to .

Intermediate Structural Engineer/AutoCAD Designer – Orangeville Location

SBA is looking for a talented individual to join our growing civil/structural design team.  The applicant will have a strong technical background in building and structural related projects. The successful applicant will effectively assist engineers and senior technical staff.

Qualifications 

  • University engineering degree majoring in structural and/or the building sciences.
  • Canadian consulting engineering experience with a minimum 5 to 7 years of core AutoCAD design.
  • Strong technical skills with good verbal communication.
  • Will be proficient and have proven experience using Auto CAD, Civil 3D, etc.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Must be a disciplined self-starter and work within project timelines on schedule and on budget.
  • Must be familiar with the construction industry related to building and structural engineering.
  • Good understanding of engineering specifications and contract documentation.
  • Excellent use of English, verbally and in writing.
  • Has or is eligible for licencing with Professional Engineers of Ontario.

Responsibilities

  • Develop detailed AutoCAD design drawings for various projects as assigned.
  • Ensure designs conform to current practices and engineering standards (i.e.; OBC, NBC, OPS, etc.).
  • Conduct site visits and inspections as necessary.
  • Coordination of assignments with other disciplines.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume by email to .