Mechanical Designer

Mechanical Designer

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The role is to design and develop mechanical layouts for industrial control panels, railroad applications and mechanical security guard systems according to customer specifications, participate in business development programs, improve the product cost and quality.

• Perform mechanical design lead and provide technical solutions for industrial control panels in accordance with customer specifications
• Perform design and drafting work as appropriate to support successful projects delivery including equipment layout, busbars, sheet metal and structural design
• Validate mechanical design solutions, material selections, drawings and documents
• Provide mechanical consultancy for internal colleagues on appropriate solutions and methods for requirements delivery
• Determine scope of work, estimate project costs, resources and timelines for delivery of projects.
• Address technical queries and respond to project delivery issues, ensuring timely resolution and the customer satisfaction
• Ability to perform materials and assemblies stress analysis is an asset
• Provide technical product support to internal and external personnel as required
• Attend the project review meetings and represent mechanical design solution
• Ensure documents are controlled in a consistent format and all changes are recorded accurately
• Identify, propose and develop potential incremental business development opportunities arising within projects
• Influence and share best practice in mechanical engineering disciplines, looking to enhance department performance ability to deliver quality client solutions
• Mentor colleagues in training


• DEC in Mechanical Engineering
• At least five (5) to ten (10) years in mechanical design, preferably in electrical cabinet layouts and sheet metal.
• Inventor Autodesk
• AutoCAD (2D/3D) Autodesk
• Knowledge of ERP system (SAP preferable)
• Strong leadership ability
• Proven design skills with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining the high attention to details; team player
• Ability to identify the process and design improvements and actively participate in solutions
• Knowledge of electricity is an asset
• Knowledge of CSA & UL is asset

Additional information

ABB is an Employment Equity Employer and values a diverse workforce. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. In support of our Employment Equity Program, women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and/or persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self-identify in the application process. We also offer a stimulating work environment, competitive salaries and a complete benefits package. ABB is prepared to act on requests for disability accommodations that might be required to allow any disabled person to access our facility. Please advise us if any attending person requires/requests some specific form of disability accommodation. The masculine form is used as neutral gender and includes men and women.

Saint-Laurent, QC, Quebec, Canada
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ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner of Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 135,000 employees.

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