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Job Details

Engineer, Manufacturing

Employer

WestJet, an Alberta Partnership

Date Posted

May 24, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $91,270.00 to $120,624.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 23, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

WestJet, an Alberta Partnership

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Work site environment

Commercial aviation

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Maintenance

Tasks

  • Supervise technicians, technologists, analysts, administrative staff and other engineers
  • Conduct studies and implement programs to determine optimum inventory levels and optimum utilization of machinery, materials and resources
  • Analyze costs of production
  • Develop maintenance standards, schedules and programs
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs

Supervision

Working groups

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Access
  • MS Word

Weather forecasting experience

Aviation

Area of work experience

  • Operations or production
  • Quality assurance or control
  • Lean Manufacturing

Type of industry experience

Aviation and Aerospace industry

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance
  • Wellness program

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Engineer, Manufacturing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Industrial and Manufacturing Engineers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to develop maintenance standards, schedules and programs, to develop flexible and integrated manufacturing systems and procedures, and to establish programs and conduct studies to enhance industrial health and safety, and identify and correct fire and other hazards

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to design, develop and conduct time studies and work simplification programs, and to study new machinery and facilities

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technicians, technologists, analysts, administrative staff and other engineers; and in recommending and selecting efficient combinations of new machinery and facilities

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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