Mechanical Engineering Technologist

Posted:  December 19, 2018

Quartek has a need for a technologist to work in its mechanical engineering department to assist in developing solutions, designs, drawings and documentation.  In this role you will work closely with engineers, planners, architects and other technologists on various projects as part of our mechanical engineering team.  You will have the opportunity to develop as a mechanical engineering technologist while acquiring a unique skill set in integrated design.

At Quartek, we believe in achieving career aspirations while improving communities and lives by applying our passion, expertise and experience to a wide variety of private and public building and development initiatives. We are industry leading architects, engineers, planners and project managers working under a single banner delivering integrated building services.  We are looking for people ambitious in their pursuit to be their best, paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture, embracing progressive change, collaboration and creative thinking.

As a member of the Quartek team, the successful candidate will provide CAD support on projects and act as technical knowledge liaison within the group. The role requires the ability to build strong rapport with our customers, as well as assume the responsibility of delivering accurate, complete, high quality work.

Responsibilities

Under the supervision of a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) or senior designer, and subject to adequate training where applicable:

  • assist with the preparation of construction documents and specifications.
  • prepare accurate CAD drawings from mark-ups and instructions provided by architects, engineers, designers and senior drafting personnel.
  • apply office CAD standards to drafting assignments (layers, line weights, styles).
  • coordinate detailed design with design team members, including external team members.
  • ensure work product meets high quality standards, applicable design criteria and codes, and agreed schedules.
  • take responsibility for own work – accuracy, quality, deadlines and communication.

 

Qualifications

  • Mechanical Engineering Technology diploma or certificate
  • excellent working knowledge of drafting with AutoCAD; experience with Revit MEP is an asset
  • good understanding of building construction and basic mechanical building systems
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

Why Join Our Team?

Quartek Group offers a relaxed, friendly and collaborative work environment and competitive compensation and benefit packages, with opportunities for growth.  Our offices are located in the beautiful Niagara Region, home to award winning wineries, micro-breweries, numerous culinary options, cycling and other active recreational opportunities, a burgeoning art community with the new FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, world class sporting events and shows at the new Meridian Centre, and Toronto and Buffalo only 60 minutes and 30 minutes away respectively. It’s a great place to live and work!

 

Apply to this Position:

To apply to this position please email your resume and cover letter to contact@quartekgroup.com, indicating the position for which you are applying.  We appreciate all interested submissions, but only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in Quartek!