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Confidential Company

Engineering Manager- Seamless Tube and Piping



Job Description

Engineering Manager

Our company is currently seeking an Engineering Manager located within the Greater Ottawa Area (relocation assistance will be provided for the right candidate from anywhere in Canada). Reporting to the General Manager, you will oversee and be a part of a high performance, and multi- disciplinary team.  The selected incumbent will solve problems, through collaboration with engineering, production, quality control, skilled trades, technology and the management group. As the Engineering Manager you will play a leading role in the growth and expansion of our company.


  • The selected incumbent will provide technical leadership to plan and direct engineering design projects related to the plant, grounds, services and manufacturing equipment used in the production facility, machine shop and tool manufacturing area according to applicable codes and standards
  • Review released products to improve manufacturing yield, field reliability and or product cost
  • Help the team meet and or exceed project and design goals. Including performance schedules, cost and quality as established in the project plan
  • He or she will supervise other engineering and continuous improvement department staff and work with production department staff in the identifying of project needs, concept development, feasibility studies and proposal finalization
  • Prepare reports, proposals, and tender bid submissions, budgets, project plans and other supporting documentation as required
  • Developing technical standards and details related to the mechanical engineering  practices, ensuring best practices for project delivery and sustainable building construction
  • He or she will be responsible for detailing the work, schedule development and expenditure control to bring the project successfully into use, fully integrated with the existing equipment
  • Plan and direct the implementation of all plant engineering projects and provide professional engineering  authority to the same
  • Implement changes to plant equipment and procedures to improve employee safety
  • Plan, direct and coordinate the activities and personnel of the engineering and  continuous improvement department
  • Through your subordinates provide engineering support for plant projects (design, prototype drawings, calculations, gantt charts etc.) and produce new drawings, revise existing drawings in support of engineering projects and tooling.
  • International travel 10-20% of the time
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

  • MS Office Suite (Word- Intermediate level, PowerPoint - Intermediate level, Excel- Advanced)
  • Solid Works / AutoCAD preferred but will look at someone who has  3D Design experience
  • PLC- Allen Bradley or Siemens would be an asset
  • Experienced in planning and executing major projects related to industrial machinery installation
  • Excellent  communication skills in English both written and oral

Experience, Education and Certifications:

  • Required University Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • You must be a registered professional Engineer
  •  8+ years of design and process engineering experience within an industrial manufacturing environment
  • You are experienced in planning and executing major projects related to industrial machinery installation
  • Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience in order to effectively manage your team of engineering support staff
  • Experience in a unionized environment is an asset
  • Ability to travel internationally and be able to obtain a valid clean passport and travel visa’s


  • If this position is of interest to you, we invite you to apply by sending us your resume in Word format


We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this opportunity, but regret that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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Confidential Company
Posting Date: 23-Mar-2017Engineering Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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