Senior Mechanical Engineer, P.Eng.

April 11 2021
Industries Mining, Petroleum, Natural Gas
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Engineering, Engineering, CAD/DAO, Design, Drafting, Estimation, Cost, Field Engineer, Geological, Geotechnical, Mining, Mechanical, Project, Project management, Planning
Sudbury, ON

About Us

BESTECH is an innovative multi-disciplinary engineering services firm that partners with clients to deliver results that exceed expectations.  To us, partnership means we engage in relationships with our clients, our community, and our team.

Founded in 1995, BESTECH works with many of the largest mining clients in the world achieving success across many engineering disciplines.  In 2019, our team expanded to offer our clients mining engineering services, from mine design and planning to mine closure.  BESTECH has a track record and passion for working with clients who need simple and innovative solutions to make mines more efficient and profitable. That is why global mining and industrial clients have chosen to work with us for more than 20 years.

BESTECH earned many awards for innovation, economic development, and community contributions.  In 2019, it was named Employer of Distinction by the largest college in northern Ontario.  BESTECH is focused on growth and continuous improvement.

Your Role as a Senior Mechanical Engineer, P.Eng.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer, P.Eng. plays a leadership role within a multi-discipline team to provide mechanical engineering design for detailed engineering projects. The Senior Engineer is also responsible for leading design activities, maintaining project schedules and ensuring successful project completion. This individual will review project documents and drawings for technical quality and accuracy. They will utilize their mechanical design expertise, act as a resource for industry codes, standards and construction methods and contribute to the expansion of the existing Mechanical team and practice at BESTECH. This position reports to the Manager, Mechanical Engineering Services.

Your Personal Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree in mechanical engineering and licensed as a professional engineer in the province of Ontario.
  • Minimum 15-years of relevant mechanical engineering experience.
  • Extensive knowledge in engineering standards, codes and guidelines with strong industrial experience.  Experience in engineering design for surface and underground mining operations is a strong asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to collect and compile operational data and prepare scopes of work, estimates, schedules, budgets, specifications, and reports.
  • Ability to prepare and interpret engineering drawings, schematics, layouts, and other visual aids.
  • Able to ensure that all designs will maintain a safe operating environment.
  • Knowledge of mining related processes a definite asset.
  • Extensive computer knowledge in industry applications, including Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, AutoCAD and MicroStation.
  • Mentor junior team members and contribute to the growth and development of the Mechanical team.
  • Solid client relationship management experience.
  • Must have strong numerical ability and reasoning skills.
  • Able to take the mechanical lead on a large range of project sizes.
  • Must have strong project management skills and experience in leading projects.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills, with exceptional report writing skills.
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, conflict resolution, decision-making and time management skills.
  • Effectively liaise with other engineers, specialists, EITs, designers and project managers to ensure client needs are met.
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment to meet tight deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and driven to achieve client satisfaction targets.
  • Willingness to travel, if required, and attend meetings and field visits on client sites.
  • Interested in a supportive, engaging consulting engineering culture.
  • Fluent in English (written and oral).

BESTECH offers a competitive salary and benefits package including group employee benefits, contributions to RRSPs and paid professional development. We are proud of and continuously improve our employee culture, and value an equitable and balanced life/work approach.

We invite applications from all qualified individuals and are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. BESTECH offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout its recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process or require an accessible version of this job posting, please contact Human Resources at (705) 675-7720. All responses are appreciated and will be handled with strict confidence. Please be advised that only those applicants who are selected for interviews will be contacted and candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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