Mechanical Project Engineer

Mechanical Project Engineer

Bracebridge, Ontario,

Job Summary

Fenner Dunlop Americas is seeking a Mechanical Project Engineer to support all of our manufacturing locations.

Job Focus

The focus of this position is to develop mechanical system design solutions and provide technical support. Strength in technical problem solving based on expertise and experience, and a strong commitment to efficiently achieve high quality results is required. A thoughtful, persevering, self-disciplined approach to achieving accurate, detailed work is essential. This job allows for autonomy and independence, and is primarily self-reliant. In general, this position is expected to deliver high quality, accurate results, while efficiently maintaining and enhancing existing organizational systems and standards.


  • Develop mechanical system design solutions based on engineering principles and be involved in the presentation and implementation of the solution to end customer.
  • Provide technical support to internal customers.
  • Resolve operational problems related to projects and minimize delays or unexpected cost increases.
  • Responsible for project success whether project leader or as part of a project team.
  • Ensure all relevant safety objectives and legal requirements are observed for all work completed.
  • Interpret client requirements, identify and address design parameters and engineering problems and ensure solutions are implemented accurately and within budget.
  • Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
  • Analyze project requirements and perform technical calculations supporting design including AutoCAD and Inventor drawings.-Create and finalize designs to meet project requirements.
  • Create accurate Bill of Materials.
  • Define equipment and parts from external suppliers.
  • Interact with external vendors regarding drawings, pricing, negotiations, delivery, etc.
  • Conduct cost estimation.
  • Project Management: oversee project workflow and support internal and external resources to ensure timely delivery of projects, expected quality, and allotted budget.
  • Mechanical design of customized solutions including motor sizing, pneumatic / electro-pneumatic/and electrical routing.
  • Support manufacture, build and validation of systems.
  • Create documentation, update as-builds and engineering file documentation at locations.
  • Maintain accurate records and files according to quality standard.
  • Commission customized products and systems onsite and at customer facilities.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or similar related degree).
  • 5-10 years related job experience.
  • Must have/or able to acquire a Passport.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Inventor software, MS Office, etc.
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of mechanical design and its application in automation industrial designs including specification of motors, gear, mechanical systems, pneumatics and hydraulic systems.
  • Critical thinking with exceptional problem solving skills, able to work independently or in team environment.
  • Efficiently organize and plan work tasks to meet company goals.
  • Proactive, resourceful & highly motivated with good communication skills and ability to work in high output environment.
  • Travel as required to support multiple plant locations in USA and Canada.

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