mechanical designer- automation, Kitchener

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Our client in the Kitchener area has partnered with Randstad Engineering in their search for a Mechanical Designer to join their team! As a Mechanical Designer, you would plan, organize and direct through mechanical designers, all aspects of mechanical designs from concept to completion for specific projects.

Specific responsibilities would include:
• Complete all aspects of mechanical design from concept to completion
• Perform engineering calculations with respect to strength of materials, speeds, horsepower, temperature, pressure, force, etc. as related to machine and tool designs.
• Draft working drawings, detail drawings and bills of materials for equipment, sub-assemblies or product, using Solid Works.
• Supervise the mechanical design effort on various projects delegating tasks to a team of people.
• Organize documentation, including quotes, drawing registers, correspondence, requisitions, drawings, schedules, etc. on projects you are supervising.
• Review electrical requirements with respect to input and output devices with electrical designers.
• Review machine operations and machine sequences with programmers.
• Assist the fabricators, machinists, toolmaker and electricians in the debug, integration resolving problems and completion of systems.
• Analyze engineering drawings, and specifications to determine shape, dimensions, hardness etc. in the development of equipment, processes and products.
• Determine tools, fixtures and equipment to be used in fabrication and assembly of mechanical components and complete assemblies.
• Examine project instructions and drawings to determine test specifications, procedures, objectives, test equipment and problems involved in designing, changing or re-arranging materials.
• Review drawings for accuracy, material selection, proper machining techniques, finishes, hardness, etc.
• Liaison with vendors and customers for technical information and specifications.

As a qualified candidate you meet the following requirements:
• Strong Mechanical Design background
• 5+ years of design experience within Automation
• Proficient with SolidWorks

If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today! Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Randstad Professionals Canada
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