Electrical/Electronic Engineer-Designer

The Company

Arconas is a Mississauga-based modular and transportation seating manufacturer established in 1972.

We specialize in the development of seating, power and waste solutions with unparalleled quality and design for high traffic areas. Our work can be found in many of the largest airports and transportation terminals throughout the world, as well as to government offices, healthcare centres and universities.

We are a privately-owned company who has earned recognition as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed companies five consecutive years in a row.

We are now on a determined path to growth leading to great opportunities for personal and career growth. We are looking for an experienced Electrical/Electronic Engineer-Designer.

The role is well suited to someone who likes a hands-on approach to design and product development, as well as someone with some experience in the marriage of electrical and mechanical components in real world applications. In this role you will report to the R&D Manager.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

•Lead the design and development of power-supply circuits

•Design, prototype, troubleshoot and verify performance according to design briefs

•Create Footprints, Layouts, Wiring Diagrams and Schematics

•Create test plan and document test reports

•Source components relevant to the designed circuits

•Create BOMs

•Collaborate with certification bodies for product certification approval

•Provide support to sales and marketing related to electrical

•Keep current in Standard and Code changes


•Degree in Electrical, Electronics or Electromechanical Engineering

•Having or working to obtain a P.Eng. designation

•5 years experience in designing AC/DC conversion circuits

•5 years experience in designing USB PD circuits

•Experienced in Micro Controller Programming

•Excellent working knowledge in Altium

•Knowledge in SolidWorks and AutoCAD

•Working experience in UL, CSA, TUV, CE and other certification bodies

•Working experience in NPFA and other local and international electrical codes

•Knowledge in EMC

•Proven technical writing skills

•Ability to manage and deliver projects on-time and within budget

•Ability to communicate effectively in small to medium groups of diverse backgrounds as well as effective communication with various levels of management

•Effective English oral and written communication skills

•Ability to travel internationally

•Knowledge of and experience with SR&ED an asset

The Details

This is a full-time, permanent position working from our Mississauga head office. Hours 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Compensation includes a competitive base and bonus, with group benefits, RRSP matching, vacation and office closure between Christmas and New Year’s.

What we provide:

•Arconas is a privately held company, family owned and operated.

•Secure work environment with many long-term employees.

•Fairness in hiring/promotion practices and the provision of promotion opportunities.

•Opportunities for personal growth and development.

•Multicultural work environment providing a broad range of views and opinions.

•Safety policies and committees to promote a safe work environment.

•Clean and pleasant work areas.

•Open door policy to discuss any issues with management and leadership staff.

•Formal Employee Concern Process.

•Promotion of a Respectful Workplace through our Mission and Values Statement.

•Company policies and training.

•Formal performance evaluation process and performance management.

•Competitive compensation and incentive programs.

•Company-sponsored education and training programs to improve your job knowledge and job-related skills.

•Orientation programs to introduce new employees to the company.

•Employee shared group benefits.

•Free tea and coffee.

•Free parking.

•Arconas Matching RRSP Contribution Program.

•Christmas holiday shutdown.

•Regular employee functions with senior management updates.

Our Team

Ask our team what its like to work here and they will tell you……….

•We’ve been in business for 45 years and our future growth is secure.

•We have a multi-cultural team and believe our diversity and unique talents lead to superior quality products and service to our valued customers.

•Our owners and leaders are interested in new concepts; they listen to employees and encourage them to take ownership of their ideas, positions, and growth.

Arconas welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


****The successful candidate will be required to provide a current Police Check, as part of the job offer process****