Mechanical Design/Process Engineer/Technician

Ottawa, ON

Our client in Ottawa, Ontario is looking for a Mechanical Design/Process Engineer/Technician to join their team! This position will be on a temporary contract basis. *** This individual MUST HAVE valid Level II Secret Clearance *** This position may have the opportunity to turn permanent for the right individual! Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: • Prepare 2D/3D mechanical CAD designs/assemblies both for product and manufacturing. • Maintain accurate as-built drawings and up-to-date. • Generate and maintain BOM’s (Bill of Materials). • Dimension, read and interpret component/assembly drawings. • Identify technical specifications and key product characteristics on drawings. • Maintain product design revisions. • Participate in new product development. • Generate and update as appropriate Process Flow Diagrams (PFD's). • Prepare Standard Operating Procedures/working instructions for various processes. • Collect, analyze, and summarize data into reports. • Initiate and manage Engineering Change Orders • Perform process simulations and recommend efficiency improvements. • Apply process improvement tools including: LEAN, process capability studies, development and implementation of control plans. • Lead/Assist in developing/organizing a bid response to RFQ's with a cross functional team for timely creation of drawings, processes, specifications, and cost. • Generate bottom-up and/or top-down cost modeling. • Provide technical support to Manufacturing and Quality issues and continuous improvement programs/initiatives. • Making observations and taking measurements directly, as well as collecting and interpreting data from the other technical and operating staff involved. • Investigate problems, analyze root causes and derive resolutions. • Manage projects related to product testing and process improvements. Required Skills and Qualifications will include: • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Technical Degree/Certification combined with experience. • 3-5+ years of experience designing mechanical components • High proficiency with computers and applications such as MS Suite (Excel, Access, Project, Visio, Powerpoint). • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Inventor or equivalent. • Intermediate knowledge of 3D modeling and the creation of engineering drawings. • A self-starter, persistent and focused work ethic. • Great organizational and communication skills including both oral and written. • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications. • Knowledge of manufacturing processes. • Working experience in fast paced manufacturing environment. • Solid time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines. • Detail oriented with effective analytical and problem solving skills. • Communicate via presentations to a cross functional team. • Working knowledge of GD&T considered an asset. • Knowledge of materials (steel, ceramics, composites) an asset. • Experience in Quality Control/metrics an asset. • Design For Six Sigma (DFSS) / Design For Manufacturing/Green Belt an asset. • Lean manufacturing environment an asset.

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