engineering manager, Vancouver

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We are seeking an experienced Engineer to fulfill a leadership role with a small but well established industrial manufacturing client of ours in the Vancouver area.

Reporting the Engineering and Operations Manager the Engineering Manager will ensure product integrity, product quality, cost effectiveness and consistency in manufacturing to meet customer specifications. Providing manufacturing engineering services to operations team including Bill of Material, jig and fixture design, capital expense, and plant layout.


-Design, develop and test new product specifications, including custom designs
-Prototype designs for first production, remedy issues for full production
-Diagnosis and analysis of product failures
-Manage engineering documentation, drawings and BOM
-Manage product integrity to meet performance specifications
-Review existing products – identify low volume product design for efficiencies and cost savings.
-Evaluate product costs for both performance and manufacturing. Recommend changes in production methods and materials.
-Project control coordination of work phases, tracking costs and implementing changes as needed.
-Performing mechanical design work utilizing 2D and 3D CAD systems.
-Oversight of the Design Change Order process and procedures
-Create and sign off ISO control documents for Engineering
-Provide manufacturing/industrial services to operations team
-Supervise the design of control panels to customer specification


-Skilled working in highly complex situations that require demanding problem-solving abilities
-Scientific and analytical problem solving to resolve product design failures
-Business management, including budgets and ISO
-Skilled in hand tools and machinery use and CAD (Solidworks, CREO or other)
-Understanding of electronic control panels
-Skilled in Microsoft Office and JDE

-Graduate Mechanical Engineer – with additional course work in machinery building technology, physics, Controls, hydraulics and chemistry
-Professional Engineer Designation
-10 years of experience in a manufacturing organization
-5 Years Leadership and supervisory responsibilities managing a technical team

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please forward your resume via email to Nick Paraskeva |

Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

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