Stantec System

  • Intermediate Mechanical Engineer

    Location CA-SK-Saskatoon
    Posted Date 3 months ago(2/9/2018 12:30 PM)
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  • Your Opportunity

    At our core, we’re a community. Together, we exercise creative thought, developing designs as individual as the people and projects we touch. From approval and permitting to design and construction management services, we help wherever we can. And through it all, the goals of our clients and their communities remain at the center of everything we create. Join our community, and help us get mined materials to the global communities who need them. Help us connect with our stakeholders and build lasting relationships.

    Your Duties

    Working in our Saskatoon, SK office, you will assume the role of Intermediate Mechanical Engineer where you will deliver design engineering for mine infrastructure projects on behalf of Stantec’s mining clientele.



    • Understanding and working per the requirements of the Stantec Safety Culture.
    • As a Discipline Engineer you are expected to make a personal commitment towards preserving the health and safety of all our employees. You will demonstrate your commitment to safety on a daily basis through actions and involvement in our employees’ work, by ensuring compliance to the company safety programs and initiatives, and strictly adhering to rules, regulations and procedures. Your personal commitment to safety will help us achieve our ultimate goal of zero harm within our operations.
    • Working in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and regulations for Stantec and its clients.
    • Ensuring all applicable safety codes, regulations and guidelines are met by appropriate design and use of technology.
    • Review and analysis of drawings for possible safety and constructability problems prior to issue to clients.



    • Responsible for the timely completion of project designs in accordance with all applicable governing codes and Engineering Standards.
    • Execute the successful delivery of mechanical engineering design.
    • Provide detail design engineering for drawings and specifications for material handling systems, pumping/piping systems, pneumatic systems, hydraulic systems, mine ventilation systems, industrial HVAC systems, hoisting systems, and related mine infrastructure.
    • Assist Senior Mechanical engineer with site inspections (surface and underground).
    • Periodic travel to site operations in both Northern Ontario and Saskatoon.
    • Enable Stantec to remain innovative in the provision of projects involving mechanical engineering by keeping abreast of industry developments.
    • Author specifications, functional statements and design basis statements.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    The successful candidate will have:


    • Undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.
    • Registration as a Professional Engineer (in the Province of Saskatchewan or any other Canadian provincial/territorial jurisdiction), or the ability to become registered through the appropriate governing association (APEGS, etc).  
    • Have between 5-8 years of Mechanical Engineering experience in the design and analysis of mechanical systems specific to the underground mining industry or heavy industry.
    • Previous design experience would include but not be limited to the design of mine plant mechanical systems.
    • Demonstrated trouble shooting & problem solving skills specific to mechanical systems in heavy industry.
    • Have strong written abilities for the preparation of scope of work and supply documents, specifications, and design basis documents.
    • Strong oral communication skills are also required.
    • Strong ability to work in teams, including teams of people from other offices / provinces.
    • Knowledge of applicable design codes and safety acts/regulations.
    • Excellent computer skills and a working knowledge of MS Excel and Word.
    • Exposure to computer aided drafting software such as ACAD is also preferred. 
    • Familiar with relevant ASME, ANSI, OHSA, API, NBC, ASHRAE, CSA codes. 

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