mechanical maintenance engineer

January 28, 2023
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Full Job Description

    • Work Term: Permanent
    • Work Language: English
    • Hours: 40 hours per week
    • Education: Bachelor’s degree
    • Experience: 5 years or more
    • or equivalent experience

Work setting

    • Rural area
    • Remote location
    • Manufacturing or processing industry
    • Willing to relocate
    • Relocation costs covered by employer
    • Repair and overhaul organization


    • Supervise and inspect the installation of mechanical systems
    • Develop maintenance standards, schedules and programs
    • Investigate mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems
    • Plan and manage projects, and prepare material, cost and timing estimates, reports and design specifications for machinery and systems
    • Prepare contract documents and evaluate tenders for industrial construction or maintenance
    • Supervise technicians, technologists and other engineers and review and approve designs, calculations and cost estimates
    • Oversee safety of operations

Computer and technology knowledge

    • Project management software
    • Computer-aided design (CAD)

Area of work experience

    • Installation, maintenance and inspection of equipment or facilities
    • Purchasing, procurement and contracts
    • Occupational health and safety

Area of specialization

    • Hydraulics and fluids
    • Rotating equipment tools
    • Material handling

Security and safety

    • Basic security clearance

Work conditions and physical capabilities

    • Fast-paced environment
    • Work under pressure
    • Tight deadlines
    • Physically demanding
    • Attention to detail
    • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Personal suitability

    • Accurate
    • Excellent oral communication
    • Excellent written communication
    • Organized
    • Reliability
    • Team player

Screening questions

    • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
    • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
    • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
    • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Health benefits

    • Dental plan
    • Disability benefits
    • Health care plan
    • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

    • Bonus

Long term benefits

    • Life insurance
    • Maternity and parental benefits
    • Pension plan
    • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities