Senior Mechanical Designer

Job Type: Full-Time

Who Are We:

Ethos Automation builds automated solutions to solve various manufacturing challenges within the automotive industry. It is an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) that specializes in the engineering, design, manufacturing, assembly, and programming of automated manufacturing solutions. We deliver turnkey automated systems and retrofits by providing a strong engineering approach in solving a variety of complex manufacturing challenges using automation, robotics, and state of the art technology at its core. Ethos Automation is a company that strongly believes that our people are the greatest assets. Be part of a fast-growing team with a lot of space for growth and professional development. 

Company Highlights: 

  • Employee engagement events 
  • Room for advancement –professional development opportunities with assisted financial support 
  • Safety Boot and Tool Allowance 
  • On site training and mentorship  
  • Welcome package for all new employees (shirts, sweaters, hats etc.) 
  • Engaging and diverse workplace environment 

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will possess the following skills/experience

  • Minimum of (7) year or related work experience or, an equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties of the job 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and strong attention to detail are essential 
  • Experience with AutoCad, Solidworks and Mechanical design 
  • Good understanding of fixtures (Project Related) 
  • Experience using Automotive standard components (NAAMS)
  • Good understanding of design simulation 
  • Experience in Automation industry
  • Experience using an ERP system  
  • Strong communication skills with desire to take a new challenge and uncover practical solutions to technical problems. 
  • Commitment to excellence and continuous improvement 
  • Developing 3D models for custom machinery design 
  • Knowledge of safety systems related to robotics cells and machinery safety design 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Office applications  
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work independently or within a team environment prioritizing to meet specified milestone dates

Job Description:

  • Integrate automation system using proven hardware 
  • Use Solidworks for design and standards updates  
  • Use process simulates for simulation of cells 
  • Use 3D scanning software to reverse engineer design and validate builds  
  • On-site investigations to mechanical design requirements for both new equipment or modifications to existing equipment 
  • Develop Solidworks revisions, toolbox, and CAD library for both purchased parts and manufactured parts

Experience & Education

  • A post- secondary engineering degree, diploma or equivalent, specializing in mechanical, electrical, system or Robotic engineering  
  • Automation experience required
  • 7 years mechanical Design
Job Category: Automation
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Brantford

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