R&D Design Technician

This job opportunity is best suited for a resourceful person who loves to do 3D and 2D drawing on Solidworks. It is a unique opportunity, which will enable you to learn and participate in several different projects in a research and development environment.

Job Overview

This job opportunity is best suited for a resourceful person who loves to do 3D and 2D drawing on Solidworks. It is a unique opportunity, which will enable you to learn and participate in several different projects in a research and development environment.

The designer will play an essential role in the creation of technical drawings for molds and other tools for the whole company. He will also be able to participate in the design of the same tools and be called upon to work instructions for manufacturing. They will also need to work with suppliers to ensure that all the equipment is produced on time for manufacturing.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Participate in the development stages of tools
    • Work with other designers to create 3D models ;
    • Provide technical drawings and specifications;
    • Communicate and work collaboratively with suppliers;
    • Perform FAI (First article inspection) on tools;
    • Updating existing drawings;
  • Participate in various cost-improvement and reduction projects
  • Ensure the quality and integrity of documentation using the Solidworks vault (PDM)
  • Actively participate in the preliminary and advanced development of tooling concepts to ensure their feasibility and optimize their efficiency
  • Contribute to the advancement of tool manufacturing technologies used by the company
  • Work with production and suppliers to optimize tooling concepts
  • Consult with various stakeholders to define technical specifications.

Qualifications

  • DEP in Industrial Design, AEC or Mechanical Engineering Technique;
  • French - English spoken and written
  • Available for travel to other MAAX sites in Canada and the U.S., as well as to meet with suppliers in North America

Skills and professional qualifications

  • Curious and eager to learn
  • Meticulous
  • Autonomy
  • Innovative and creative
  • The ability to work under pressure and deal with tight deadlines
  • Very good knowledge of SolidWorks
  • Mastering PDM Vault an asset
  • Experience in mechanics of any kind an asset
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