Senior Mechanical Engineer

Vancouver, BC - British Columbia - Canada - Oil, Gas & Mining - Mining - Engineering & Design - Professional Bachelor

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Vancouver, British Columbia


Our client, a large mining company, is hiring a Senior Mechanical Engineer in Vancouver. This is a long-term contract opportunity. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will provide technical advice and guidance for all phases of assigned large/complex mechanical engineering projects and programs, ensuring the successful conclusion of all phases within an appropriate time and at appropriate cost.

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Samantha Binns, Account manager

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About this role


  • Apply working knowledge of engineering principles to assigned engineering projects, using sound engineering, data measurement and collection, calculations, analysis, interpretation and problem solving;
  • Review, interpret, comment and approve mechanical engineering deliverables. Review reports for mechanical design projects and provide recommendations to site team and to project consultants;
  • Lead the mechanical efforts on large/complex engineering projects, which may include the development of new or modification to existing systems and processes, including the responsibility of approving work from other engineering disciplines;
  • Manage projects and serve as a mechanical subject matter expert (SME) on large/complex projects;
  • Managing the mechanical department of an engineering company, construction planning and construction supervision;
  • Provide guidance and counsel to the site management team on applicable processes, practices, and existing/proposed local, state and federal regulations;
  • Contribute to site strategic planning and budgeting efforts for designated engineering areas;
  • Develop and/or review scopes of work, evaluate proposals, draft formalized internal requests for funding;
  • May evaluate and administer contracts with vendors for the provision of services and equipment as approved and required;
  • Evaluates and administers contracts with vendors for the provision of services and equipment.

About you


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering discipline and five (5) years discipline related engineering experience, OR;
  • Master’s in Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering discipline and three (3) years discipline related engineering experience;
  • Registered Professional Engineer;
  • Extensive experience in the design, analysis and installation of pumping and piping systems;
  • Fluency in English;
  • Broad knowledge of the principles and practices of mechanical engineering;
  • Strong analytical skills.


  • Vacancy number: PUB208536
  • Location: Vancouver, BC
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Monday, June 3, 2019
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Feel free to contact


Samantha Binns

Account manager Brunel Energy Canada Calgary

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