Mechanical Project Engineer in Mississauga at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 7/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Opportunity | Mechanical Project Engineer


Requires application of mature engineering knowledge in planning, conducting projects, and having scope for being responsible for independent and collaboratively resolving difficult assignments. Assigned problems make it necessary to modify established guides, devise new approaches, apply existing criteria in new ways, and draw conclusions from comparative situations.


Location: Mississauga, ON


The Challenge:



  • Design and maintain mechanical and electronic systems for military naval systems (including hydraulics and mechanisms).

  • Analyze contract specifications & requirements in order to determine system requirements.

  • Support interfacing disciplines such as electrical, software, test, customer support, manufacturing, production, product management and project management.

  • Work with project managers on production efforts to ensure that projects are completed satisfactorily, on time and within budget.

  • Occasional travel to support on site field service activities.

  • Follows every reasonable precaution to ensure work is performed following the Health & Safety Guidelines

  • No direct reports, but may provide technical and project leadership to other engineering specialists



Your Expertise:



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Applied Science.

  • PEO "Professional Engineer" designation.

  • Must be detail-oriented with min 15 years' experience with at least 5 years with hand on project engineering responsibility including leading groups of engineers and designers

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), planning, organizational and leadership skill.

  • Can work on multi projects in parallel.

  • Experience dealing with customer contract requirements and specifications

  • Responsible for scheduling tasks for projects using Microsoft project to ensure delivery on time and within budget.

  • Hands on experience in development of mechanical designs including mechanisms and structures

  • Great analytical skills and problem solving during design development and production.

  • Experience with hydraulics, Welding, FEA, and hand calculations

  • Drafting experience using GD&T, Ideally with Creo.

  • Can write project plans, procedures, technical reports, risk mitigation plans, etc.

  • Hands on experience working with Military standards, ISO specs, ASTM specs etc. is an asset.

  • Must be Canadian citizen and able to obtain and maintain security clearance of secret level or higher




All successful applicants must be eligible to meet the requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and/or a Canadian government security clearance.


Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.