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Mechanical Design Engineer

Abbotsford, BC
Full Time
A month ago

Mechanical Design Engineer:  Harvey 2526

Out company has been serving the panel board manufacturing industry for over 40 years.

We are the primary dryer parts supplier and dryer rebuilder in North America.

We supply new longitudinal dryers and jet dryer systems as well as offer consulting and engineering services, focusing on machinery used for plywood and gypsum production.

We haves been involved in hundreds of dryer modifications and have engineered the reconstruction of almost every different style and brand of wood veneer dryer existing today. 


As a growing company, we have an opening in our Abbotsford, BC office for an experienced full-time Mechanical Design Engineer to help support our Engineering group.

This engineering role will work with our CAD and business systems to assist in the execution of design projects for a variety of customers across North America and internationally.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Engineering Manager and receive direction from the Project Manager and Technical Sales Manager.

This is a great opportunity to make a difference with a positive team, in an Innovative work environment. 


  • Create, modify, review, and approve 3D models and 2D drawings of engineering designs
  • Update schedules and work breakdown structure (WBS) documents
  • Maintain workflow in SolidWorks PDM
  • Provide technical descriptions and figures for patent applications
  • Enter Bills of Materials into business systems
  • Compile spare parts lists, as well as operations and maintenance manuals
  • Document Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and lessons learned
  • Ensure compliance with panel board industry customer requirements and standards 


  • Mechanical design, preferred forest and building products (lumber, plywood, gypsum)
  • Structural analysis of weldments and bolted structures
  • Drawing checking per industry drafting standards
  • Strong verbal and written communication 


  • CAD, SolidWorks and AutoCAD
  • SolidWorks PDM
  • PDM administration an asset
  • Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Access knowledge is an asset
  • Material requirements planning (MRP) inventory system 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 7 years plus of experience in a Mechanical Engineering role

This is a fulltime position
Salary is open depending on current working experience
Benefits package is available after 3 months