Job title : Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Number : 86261
Division : Engineering

Job Description:


Client. is a global supplier of electromechanical systems and services for hydroelectric power stations and a world leader in the hydraulic power generation market.
Working at Client means contributing to the success of a growing company in Canada.
An ideal work environment full of challenges and opportunities for career development.

Description:
Mechanical Design Engineer will possess knowledge in design, manufacturing and installation in custom hoists and water control gates for the hydropower sector and/or experience in large structural designs and hoists.

Key Responsibilities And Tasks:
* Design of hoisting systems and water control gates for various projects for the hydroelectric industry as per customer specifications; providing support to engineering staff for proper dimensioning and drawing contents quality.
* Perform design calculations (stress and deformation) and complete the detailed design.
* Perform FEA analyses using Solidworks Simulation and S-Frame.
* Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
* Prepare detailed drawings in accordance with detailed instructions and established drafting standards, using AutoCAD and SolidWorks software.
* Revises drawings prior to release to Production.
* Communicate with Project Coordinator and Production to solve technical issues related to design, fabrication and/or installation of such equipment.
* Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information.
* Coordinate with Project Engineers on design information and standards.
* Generate technical information with minimal guidance and supervision.
* Work within the project team environment from conceptual and preliminary stages of the project design through to completion.
* Assist with the installation of designed equipment by providing support to the Installation Division.
* Be accountable for drawing production.

Candidate's profile:
Requirements:
* Degree in civil or mechanical Engineering.
* Member in good standing of Professional Engineers Ontario or other provincial professional organization preferred.
* Curriculum in structural steel and mechanical design is considered an asset.
* Experience using 3D mechanical design software is essential; experience using Solidworks is considered a strong asset.
* Experience in custom hoist design, water control gate design or large structural design is preferred.
* Analytical and problem solving skills.
* Self-starter with the ability to work in a team environment or independently.
* Ability to deal with competing priorities, manage time appropriately and work as required in support of customer deadlines.

Other Skills/Abilities:
* Strong interpersonal skills.
* Innovative thinker and proven problem-solving skills.
* Works well under pressure.
* Team player who inspires confidence.
* Ability to conceptualize structural details in three dimensions.
* Hard worker, ready to assume responsibility quickly and have fun at the same time.
* Fast learner with a desire to grow professionally and personally.
* Commitment to client service and technical excellence.
* Enthusiasm for change and ability to work in a demanding and dynamic environment.

Client welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.