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Our client, a manufacturer and distributor of high-performance furniture for airports and passenger terminals in North America located in Mississauga, Ontario is on the hunt for a Research & Development Manager (Engineering Manager), who possesses a valid Ontario Society of Professional Engineers designation, has experience with Solidworks, PDM vault, Leadership experience. This is a Hands-on position; the successful candidate will be responsible for their projects as well as people management of the team. Interested? Keep reading below…

What our client offers:

  • Salary Range: 140,000 – $160,000/ year based on experience
  • Shift: 8:30am – 5:00pm
  • Yearly Bonus: % based on salary & company performance
  • Benefits: Dental, Eye care, Health, Travel insurance, LTD.
  • RSP: Matching program
  • Vacation: 3 – 4 weeks (negotiable)
  • Hybrid position offered

Duties and responsibilities

  • Lead and direct a team of mechanical and electrical engineers and technicians.
  • Create tool/mould design as per customer’s specifications/concepts/guidelines, using SolidWorks CAD system
  • Deliver designs within agreed deadlines and with high accuracy.
  • Develop different options for product design and provide suggestions to improve the product and/or resolve problems related to product design.
  • Coordinate with other Design team members and vendors to troubleshoot and resolve design issues.
  • Supervise the preparation of designs and drawings for manufacturing.
  • Liaise with Sales, Manufacturing, and the end customer to ensure specifications are interpreted correctly for quotation purposes.
  • Determine best engineering/design practices and communicate with peers.
  • Identify industry advances within engineering/manufacturing and other areas of technical innovation
  • Write reports to provide an overview of new product development projects and how the SR&ED criteria is being met
  • Other duties, as assigned by management


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Mechanical, Industrial, or Electromechanical, with a PEng. designation
  • 6+ years of experience
  • 2+ years of experience with Canada’s SR&ED tax credit program is preferred.
  • Experience in mould design with a CAD modeling system like SolidWorks, Solid Edge, or CATIA
  • Above average competency in designing, SolidWorks modeling, and manufacturing knowledge
  • Knowledge of quality management systems, ISO
  • Prior leadership, mentoring, and project management experience
  • Experience managing a team of technical staff.
  • Above-average knowledge of a diverse range of manufacturing materials
  • Experience in a related manufacturing environment that involves metal, wood, and aluminum.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and interpret customer specifications.
  • Creative thinking and a good imagination to make a superior product.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in small to medium groups of diverse backgrounds as well as effective communication with various levels of management.
  • Willing to learn new manufacturing and environmental aspects/accreditation, i.e., BIFMA, LEED, etc.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Ability to travel internationally.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills

If you are a hardworking and dedicated employee who is looking for a new opportunity in Mississauga, Ontario, please reach out to us today! We can’t wait to introduce you to your awesome new team.

Contract Info / Information sur le contrat
  • Job ID / No. du Poste: 34541
  • Open Positions / Postes Ouverts: 1
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