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Intermediate Mechanical Designer

Woodbridge, ON


  • Prepare Designs based on concepts prepared by Senior Designer or the Design Manager.
  • Prepare and present Design Reviews both internal and customer.
  • Check the work of other designers.
  • Prepare detail designs for shop.
  • Support the build of the tester in the shop as required.
  • Mentor less experienced designers.
  • Manage project documentation, including quotes, cost sheets, correspondence, requisitions, drawings, schedules, etc. on projects you are leading.
  • Design and detail parts and assemblies related to test and assembly automation equipment.
  • Communicate time estimates and resource requirements on design tasks to the Manager of Mechanical Design and/or the Lead Designer and Project Managers.
  • Review electrical requirements with electrical designers.
  • Ensure that the flow of information (IO, Timing Charts, etc.) to the Controls Department is completed as required.
  • Attend and present design reviews.
  • Perform engineering calculations with respect to strength of materials, speeds, horsepower, temperature, pressure, force, etc. as related to machine and tool designs.
  • Analyze engineering drawings, and specifications to determine shape, dimensions, hardness etc. in the development of equipment, processes, and products.
  • Draft working drawings, detail drawings and bills of materials for equipment, sub-assemblies or product, using AutoCAD or Solidworks.
  • Determine tools, fixtures, and equipment to be used in fabrication and assembly of components and complete assemblies.
  • Aid during the manufacture of parts, bench and floor assembly, debug and integration.
  • Formalize and update drawing documentation.
  • Check drawings for accuracy, material selection, proper machining techniques, finishes, hardness, etc.
  • Liaison with customers and in-house technical and engineering staff.
  • Liaison with vendors for technical information and specifications.
  • Create drawings of existing tooling using precision measuring devices such as verniers and micrometers.
  • Adhere to the ISO Operating Procedures for the Mechanical Design and Fabrication departments.
  • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the code of business conduct.
  • Must understand the 5S principles and their importance.
  • Maintain project schedule, making use of earned value system to track progress.
  • Adhere to all health and safety rules and procedures. 

Basic Qualifications

  • Post-Secondary Diploma or Degree in mechanical design, mechanical engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in custom automation and testing.
  • Strong working knowledge with SolidWorks 2018 (or higher) and AutoCAD.
  • Machined and sheet metal design experience.
  • Experience with engineering change orders (ECOs) and creating engineering documents.
  • Strong knowledge of problem-solving techniques and facilitation skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

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