POSITION OVERVIEW :
The main objective of the role is to provide Engineering design and Project Management
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES : Managing design and project :
Managing design and project :
Providing high quality engineering design principles
Assessing requirements for improvements to present equipment, identifying improvement opportunities, cost savings, quality improvements, productivity, and reliability
New custom equipment project management identifying design scope, design, fabrication, installing and commissioning
Prototype equipment project management from concept, implementation, monitoring, upgrades, troubleshooting to operational status
Selecting, managing and working with sub-contractors
Making observations and taking measurements directly, as well as collecting and interpreting data from the other technical and operating staff involved
Simplifying, optimizing, and innovating processes and efficiency.
Supporting IKO’s core values and leadership behaviors
TECHNICAL / PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES :
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical / Electro Mechanical Engineering
Strong design abilities and conceptual design skills for custom machinery
Manage projects with a proven track record of successful projects on schedule and within cost constraints
Six Sigma an asset
5S knowledge and implementation required
Usage of tools and processes to ensure a successful accomplishment of expected goals.
Project implementation skills from initial planning stages to completion
Computer skills Proficient in MS Project, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, AutoCAD / Inventor
Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience in Mechanical equipment design / fabrication and project management
Skilled Resource Management
Understanding of Risk Management
NON-TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES :
Organizational skills; ability to manage short and long-term projects
Communication skills; verbal and written fluency in English, effective presentation skills, ability to communicate with individuals at all levels (shop floor personnel to senior management)
Effective trouble-shooting and problem solving capabilities
Effective planning skills with prioritizing, time management skills
Proven ability to mentor / coach Junior Engineers
IKO recognizes that its success is due to the strength of its employees. A primary goal of IKO is to promote individual employee's sense of accomplishment and contribution so that employees enjoy their association with IKO.
The Company invests in its employees so that they are the most knowledgeable in the industry, and undertakes great efforts to nurture loyalty to, and teamwork at, IKO.
We are pleased to offer competitive compensation, health care, a progressive and challenging workplace and a commitment to teamwork and integrity.
Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment :
IKO Industries Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.
IKO Industries Ltd. encourages and welcome applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.