Kovatera is looking for a motivated and energetic individual to join our engineering team. We are the OEM of an exciting line of utility vehicles for underground mining, with over 600 units sold around the world. The Mechanical Designer reports directly to the Engineering Manager, and has responsibilities in the areas of: product design, documentation, and production support.
Kovatera offers a comprehensive compensation package including a retirement savings plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits, ongoing development and training.
Developing conceptual drawings, layouts, and manufacturing drawings
Preparation and review of engineering submittals including Electrical and Hydraulic schematics, design calculations and BOMs
Specification of purchased components
Applying mechanical engineering principles to ensure designs are safe, functional, economical, ergonomic and reliable
Collaborating with other IFI departments to ensure customers needs, timelines, and budgets are met
Working within and adhering to our Quality Assurance system
Have a minimum of 5 years of Mechanical Engineering experience in the design and analysis of mechanical systems specific to the underground mining industry or other heavy industries
Strong hydraulic design and component selection skills
Experience in design for manufacturability, and demonstrable working knowledge of GD&T
Proficiency in and a minimum of 5 years of CAD solid modeling experience (Inventor preferred)
Technical documentation experience and supporting software skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)
Other Desired Qualities:
Motivated self starter who readily accepts responsibility
Excellent communications, verbal and written skills
Strong troubleshooting & problem solving skills
A combination of office and shop environments.
Job Type: Full-time Day shift (7:00am - 3:30pm, 5 x 8hr days)
If you are interested in being a part of our dynamic team and would be proud to work for a Canadian company, please submit a cover letter and resume to:
Attn: Dave Schmidt, Engineering Manager
240 Fielding Road,
We thank all applicants in advance for their application and interest in Kovatera, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.