Mechanical Engineer

The details of the position can be found below.

Post Date
Jan. 29, 2020

Job ID
1050
Job Title
Mechanical Engineer
Type
Permanent

Location
Niagara, ON.
Salary

Position Description
You are a dynamic; results oriented Mechanical Engineer looking for an opportunity to work for an established and growing company specializing in robotic automation systems design.  You think outside of the box and continually challenge your own limits as well as those around you.  You have a strong sense of personal ownership and responsibility for the completion of timely objectives.   You like being a part of a multidisciplinary team and are diligent about producing quality results.

Education
  • Knowledge and experience of design and drawing schematics using SolidWorks is mandatory
  • B.SC. in Mechanical Engineering is preferred but not required
  • Minimum of 10 years ‘ experience in advanced manufacturing and/or industrial automation industry
  • Experience leading engineering professionals is an asset
  • Strong diagnostic, problem solving and decision-making capabilities
  • Excellent organizational, time management and communication skills
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements
  • Lead the Mechanical Engineering Group in best practices in developing robotic machinery for secondary packaging and USDA washdown specs for picking and placing unpackaged food products
  • Develop and manage structured, internal mechanical design standards and templates
  • Responsible for taking design projects from start to finish and applying a high level of technical, professional engineering and consulting expertise
  • Prepare, review and approve designs and drawings
  • Participate in client management, business development and proposal preparation activities
  • Assist in new technology research and testing to improve processes
  • Assist in on-site commissioning and start-up activities
  • Lead and develop a team of 3-5 direct reports and all service employees indirectly
  • Provide regular reports to the Engineering Manager
  • Maintain and develop positive working relationships at all times
  • Travel to client sites as required; up to 50%

Additional Information
Our client is an industry specialist and global distributor for best in class robotic machinery to provide customers with complete solutions and seamless integration for primary and secondary packaging operations