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manufacturing engineer

Source: Job Bank


Burnaby, BC


$44.42 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Bachelor's degree
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Urban area


  • Conduct studies to determine optimum inventory levels and utilization of machinery and resources
  • Design manufacturing systems to optimize the use of computer networks, robots and materials
  • Develop performance standards
  • Evaluate or assess industrial facilities to ensure that all opportunities for improvement have been explored
  • Find ways to eliminate wastefulness in production processes
  • Implement programs on optimum inventory levels
  • Supervise technicians, technologists, analysts, administrative staff and other engineers
  • Develop flexible or integrated manufacturing systems and procedures
  • Analyze costs of production
  • Design and conduct time studies and work simplification programs
  • Conduct studies on the reliability and performance of plant facilities
  • Establish programs and conduct studies to enhance industrial health and safety or to identify and correct fire and other hazards
  • Develop maintenance standards, schedules and programs


  • Working groups

Computer and technology knowledge

  • AutoCAD
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)
  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software
  • MS Excel
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • SolidWorks software
  • MS Word
  • MS Project

Area of work experience

  • Operations or production
  • Project management
  • Project planning
  • Lean Manufacturing

Area of specialization

  • Process improvement
  • Production system

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Ability to multitask

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Support for newcomers and refugees

  • Supports newcomers and/or refugees with foreign credential recognition

Support for Indigenous people

  • Develops and maintains relationships with indigenous communities, indigenous-owned businesses and organizations

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