Engineer in Mississauga at Welbilt

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Mississauga
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/14/2018

Job Description

Does your current “Engineering gig” got you down?  Are you ready to make a positive change?  If so, then come work for a company that . . .
  • Values the strong skills you bring to the table
  • Provides an opportunity to succeed at what you do best
  • Will challenge your skills and grow your talent
  • Gives you the chance to build a real, long term career
As Engineer, you will work on new product design, product redesign, product improvements, test, analysis, production liaison and service liaison utilizing a variety of engineering disciplines.  This position is expected to provide project leadership, reporting and independent support to internal and external customer.   Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, this position is located in Mississauga, ON*.   We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!    Essential Job Functions:
  • Design / Redesign and engineer surface cooking equipment and related products, in a team effort with purchasing, manufacturing, service, marketing and finance to meet or exceed customer expectations for features, performance, quality, reliability and cost. Develops designs in accordance with the project timeline. Follow the NPI in developing and implementing the schedule.
  • Plan phases of product development, including drafting, bill of material creation and entry. Some rough cut model building, prototype/pilot assembly and unit performance/reliability testing may be required.
  • Works with Purchasing to develop rough cut, costed bills of material to assure concept economic viability.  Using the list of new parts developed, determines commonality and obsolescence of components.
  • Drafts validation plans, writes Lab work requests, and reports on validation results.
  • Responsible for preparation of engineering change orders.
  • Supports all initiatives related to sustaining engineering. Provides technical support to production, material and service teams – supports BOM or component issues and provides technical guidance and resolution to maintain product integrity and Lean work flow.
  • Responsible for discovering product cost reduction opportunities or implementing product cost reduction opportunities which comes from other departments.
  • Investigate customer complaints and field failures, determine root cause, develop solution and implement the solution into production and field. Drafting 8Ds and working with other departments to resolve engineering related issues.
  • Working closely with agency departments towards fulfilling our certification requirements on different design to obtain agency approvals and comply with machinery regulations.
  • Spends time in the lab conducting different component and reliability tests, and drafts plans and thinks through its proper implementation.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Engineering degree, preferably in Mechanical Engineering; with a minimum of 5 years of engineering experience is required
  • Strong skills in Word Processing software, Spreadsheet software, Internet software (Microsoft Office)
  • Demonstrate sound problem-solving skills using engineering practices
  • Strong communications skills both orally and written                                      
  • Takes initiatives and follows through tasks with the least amount of supervision
  • Experience in Program / Project Management
  • Cross-functional experience, including Quality, Manufacturing and Design
  • Familiar with the following tools: D/PFMEA, DFM, VA/VE, DOE and DVP&R, BOM
  • Experience with solid modeling tools, SolidWorks preferable
  • Knowledge of Welbilt products preferable
  • Knowledge of Industry requirements
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering, gas & electrical / electronics theory as applicable to function
  • Knowledge of gas & electric commercial cooking standards & test methods

Welbilt, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.  
•Welbilt, Inc. – Mississauga, Ontario Canada manufactures a full line of commercial ovens, ranges, griddles, grills & counter top cooking equipment (including food warmers, cheesemelters, deck-type gas ovens, countertop electric ovens, refrigerated worktables, equipment stands, refrigerated equipment stands, fryers, griddles, hotplates, deck-type electric ovens, restaurant electric ranges, heavy-duty electric ranges, charbroilers, convection ovens, heavy-duty gas ranges, restaurant gas ranges, stock pot stoves, broilers & salamanders).