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MECHANICAL DESIGNER

Woodstock, Ontario

This position is responsible for the design, development, implementation, and analysis of Timberland Equipment’s technical products and systems. Perform engineering design evaluations and participate in the development of new products. The position overview is to be used as a guideline only and may not incorporate all functions of the job. Design
  • Provide engineering calculations, specifications, sketches and layouts as required by sales to estimate a machine to meet specification requirements and manufacturing capabilities
  • Review engineering drawings, analyze design and retrieve information to complete drawing, layout or design
  • Ensure all drawings are checked for design and dimensional correctness prior to release for production
  • Prepare information submittals as required for review by project certifying authorities and/or customer’s engineering department (package may include drawings, calculations, etc.)
  • Provide support in checking details, assemblies and BOMs for assigned projects
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products
  • Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports related to mechanical, hydraulic and / or electrical systems
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions
  • Apply fundamental engineering principles along with advanced analytical techniques throughout the design process
  • Maintain thorough documentation for all aspects of assigned projects
Technical Support
  • Confer with engineers and other personnel to resolve production issues or challenges and provide technical information
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and make recommendations for improvement
  • Work with manufacturing and engineering teams to provide cost effective solutions to design challenges
  • Travel up to 25% to customers’ sites for commission, etc. as required
BY JOINING OUR TEAM YOU WILL
  • Gain experience in a medium sized company designing and building custom equipment; a company who successfully competes with the large, multi-national corporations
  • Build skills in electrical design with the opportunity to develop your skills in mechanical and electrical design should you wish
  • Get valuable work experience and exposure to sales, engineering and manufacturing
  • Witness and be hands-on with design/build/testing of our equipment
  • Gain an understanding of the full circle of design, from concept generation to market implementation and beyond
ATTRIBUTES WE SEEK :
  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent training
  • 2 – 3 years of hydraulic design experience in a heavy equipment manufacturing environment
  • Technical knowledge in mechanical systems an asset
  • Working knowledge of 3D software – Inventor an asset
  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally up to 25% of the time to support equipment at customers’ sites
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Due to the volume of resumes received we kindly ask that you do not call regarding the status of your application. No recruiters please.

Contact Details:

Email: resumes@timberland-group.com