Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership through supervision, mentoring, training and motivation and coordination with the Engineering Manager to identify staffing requirements within the discipline
  • Perform selection, specification and bid evaluation of mechanical equipment
  • Perform vendor document review and approval
  • Prepare mechanical calculations in accordance with the relevant Wood, Canadian and International Standards
  • Work within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to the industry
  • Compile RFQs c/w specifications, scopes and data sheets
  • Work in accordance with broad technical guidelines and with minimal supervision
  • Perform within tight deadlines and prioritization of work to achieve them
  • Lead a project team of Mechanical Package Engineers and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)
  • Perform scheduling and resource planning for the project mechanical discipline team
  • Coordinate engineering work and technical input across areas in a discipline and input into project wide coordination
  • Coordinate with other Discipline Leads to ensure a complete functional project and reports on discipline progress to the Engineering Manager
  • Participate in establishing Procurement and Contracting Strategies

Skills / Qualifications

  • Undergraduate or Graduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field, along with the ability to register as a B.C. Professional Engineer
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in Pulp and/or Paper engineering projects as a Client, Supplier or Consultant.
  • Experience with equipment calculation software is required
  • Demonstrate experience with mainstream engineering software is considered an asset
  • Ability to provide technical leadership for material handling projects related to the forest industry
  • Experience with data-centric/integrated engineering environments an asset.
  • Written and oral use of conversational and technical English.
  • Ability to work out of the office on client sites independently and in a multi-disciplinary team environment with minimal supervision.