Your Impact This position requires further research, product development for proofing and refinement of the existing work. Establishing quality-control parameters and manufacturing supervision. Plans and supervises ongoing development, field testing and back to base maintenance, refurbishment, service manuals and long-term storage.
Your Responsibilities Studies operating requirements for mechanically functioning plant and equipment and engages in research and development work. Advises the manager, associates or end users and may consult with other specialist engineers and scientists. Designs plant and equipment, specifications, instruction and parts manuals and procurement advice and may supervise technical aspects of manufacturing processes. Ensures compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements as to safe operation. Estimates labour, material, and costs of manufacture, installation, operation, maintenance and repair.
3-4 year university degree in Mechanical Engineering or recognized and approved equivalent qualifications and/or registration together with at least 10 years experience. Design, mechanical, organizational, problem-solving skills. Experience in managing a small team of engineers. Ideally a retired engineer.