Electro-Mechanical Engineer

Schneider Electric Mississauga, Ontario

About the Job

This position is accountable for performing specific engineering tasks related to electrical/mechanical applications, field installations, equipment modernization, providing local, regional and national business support through conceptual and detailed design of products, systems or solutions.
Electro-Mechanical Engineer Job Duties:

  • Evaluates mechanical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs; applying principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials.
  • Confirms system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods; testing properties.
  • Develops mechanical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials; soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components.
  • Assures system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes.
  • Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests.
  • Maintains products and company reputation by complying with government regulations.
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special services.
  • Creates and maintains engineering records and databases.
  • Completes projects by training and guiding technicians.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Drives and participates in an offer creation process
  • Possess leadership qualities and ability to lead Design Engineering team.
Absolute focus on product safety and liability


Skills/Qualifications: Requirements Analysis, Design Skills, Presenting Technical Information, Equipment Maintenance, Conceptual Skills, Quality Focus, General Consulting Skills, Control Engineering, Production Planning, Technical Zeal, Job Knowledge

Required Competencies:

  • 4-year engineering degree in ME, with 10 - 15 years of industry experience.
  • The candidates must have Professional Engineer Certification
  • Must have experience using AutoCAD and any be proficient with at least one of market leading 3D design software.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Proficiency with low and medium voltage switchboard, switchgear and associated componentry design, installation, and use.
  • Knowledge of Canadian electrical codes, IEEE/ANSI, UL and CSA LV and MV equipment related standards.
  • Excellent ability to interpret and create front elevation, one-line, and be familiar with schematic drawings.
  • Thorough knowledge of electro-mechanical applications with a strong practical and theoretical understanding of electrical power systems, and good aptitude for problem evaluation

    Preferred Competencies:

    • Experience working with field sales, inside sales and consulting engineers.
• Experience working in a manufacturing environment