Senior Solidworks Designer



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9L948710330
  • Posted: April 17, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a Mechanical Engineer, Designer.

Our client has been in business for over 50 years, and is a recognized industry leader in the design and manufacture of equipment. Based out of their expanding state-of-the-art plant in Winnipeg, Manitoba our client offers a professionally engineered line of goods for the entire scope of their product lines. All products are designed, built and tested on-site to the exact and individual specifications of each of customer.

The Ideal Candidate:

The candidate should be "hands on, practical type" - an intermediate to senior mechanical engineer with a strong background in equipment design. Someone that comes from a custom design background and understands machinery, how it's built, can walk the shop floor and provide technical guidance to the design team as well as shop floor personnel.

This person should be someone who will take the time to learn how our client presently runs their business - including their present design process. This position is strategic to our client as they are looking for someone to take over the technical aspects, while an understanding of operations and finances would be a definite asset. 

  • Engineering Degree in either Mechanical with eligibility for their local Engineering license in the province of Manitoba. 
  • 6-12 years relevant metal fabrication design manufacturing experience. 
  • Strong people skills with the ability to problem solve with customers. 
  • Knowledge of custom equipment/machine design. Strong mechanical aptitude - knowledge of mechanical drives, basic structural design and hydraulics. 
  • Understanding of AutoCAD plus the ability to articulate information to drafting team. Strong understanding of Solidworks. 

Our client offers an excellent compensation and in addition to a Pension Plan.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Leanne Bonnar, Senior Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-WPG


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Leanne Bonnar

Engineering & Technical


Senior Consultant

  • 204.201.4007

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