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Mechanical Design Technician

Manufacturing and Production
Full Time
Surrey, BC     

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RIMEX is a global company that manufactures and distributes Rims and Wheels for heavy machinery used on mining trucks and other industrial vehicles.  

Our continued growth and development has created a need for a Mechanical Design Technician in our Surrey Location. Reporting to the Product & Process Manager and is responsible for completing product design projects, as well as infield work including visits to clients to support the sales team on technical issues.   


  • Communicate with stakeholders on project specifications and procedures
  • Provide engineering technical information to projects as required
  • Direct, review and approve product design and changes
  • Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for engineering and technical areas
  • Managing the design and maintaining all item specifications and drawings are up to date, ensuring all products affected by a change have been modified
  • Administrative functions including report writing, approval of material purchasing, expenditures, etc
  • Ensure processes and procedures comply with regulations and standards
  • Inspect equipment to identify causes of errors or other problems or defects
  • FEA Analysis
  • Coordinate with external partners on development of products and new designs at an early stage in order to incorporate Rimex products in their designs as well
  • Provide guidance and advise for planning and installation, testing, operation, maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment in China
  • Work with shop to provide guidance on the build of new products
  • Assist QA with root cause analysis
  • Create rework process when a product does not meet specifications
  • Visit client sites for investigation of issues, ie wheel failures
  • Provide technical support to Sales
  • Prepare proposals, reports and findings to clients


Education and/or Experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a manufacturing/warehouse environment
  • 4 – 5 years’ experience in a supervisory or management role
  • Experience with OEM
  • Experience with  the workings of mining equipment


Other Skills & Abilities

  • Previous experience with ERP software (Syteline) an asset
  • Proven experience in identifying complex problems and developing and implementing solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology
  • Knowledge of algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics and their applications
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints drawings and models
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to deal in challenging situations
  • Ability to work independently or in a team
  • Adaptable, flexible and able to work well under pressure
  • Sound judgment and decision making ability


If you are interested in this position please APPLY HERE

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all applicants in advance; however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Posted: November 1, 2016
Closes:December 31, 2016
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201-500 employees

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About Rimex Supply Ltd.

RIMEX is the leading custom manufacturer of all off road wheel and rim assemblies. RIMEX’s primary markets include mining, forestry, agriculture and industrial equipment, specializing in haul truck...