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Job Details

Mechanical Engineer, Projects

Employer

Grey Owl Engineering Ltd

Date Posted

May 15, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 to $90.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 14, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Grey Owl Engineering Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Chemical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Oil and gas industry
  • Engineering firm

Tasks

  • Conduct research into the feasibility, design, operation and performance of mechanisms, components and systems
  • Design power plants, machines and equipment
  • Supervise and inspect the installation of mechanical systems
  • Investigate mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems
  • Plan and manage projects, and prepare material, cost and timing estimates, reports and design specifications for machinery and systems
  • Prepare contract documents and evaluate tenders for industrial construction or maintenance

Supervision

  • No supervision responsibility
  • 1 to 2 people

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association
  • Certified Engineering Technologist (CET)
  • Eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association

Computer and technology knowledge

  • SolidWorks software
  • AutoCAD
  • Project management software
  • MS Excel

Area of work experience

  • Purchasing, procurement and contracts
  • Design

Type of industry experience

  • Pipelines
  • Energy

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Punctuality
  • Hardworking
  • Honesty
  • Ability to multitask

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

Bonus

Other benefits

  • On-site recreation and activities
  • Other benefits
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Variable or compressed work week

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

Interest Codes

Mechanical Engineers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to develop maintenance standards, schedules and programs, and to investigate mechanical failures and unexpected maintenance problems

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to design power plants, machines, components, tools, fixtures and equipment; and to analyze the dynamics and vibrations of mechanical systems and structures

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technicians, technologists and other engineers; and in overseeing the installation, modification and commissioning of mechanical systems at construction sites and in industrial facilities, in providing guidance to industrial maintenance crews, and in approving designs, calculations and cost estimates

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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