Lead Mechanical Engineer


Reporting directly to the Vice President of Operations, the Lead Mechanical Engineer will be an integral part of a multi-discipline engineering environment collaborating on the research and design of new products or customization, the continuous improvement of the existing product line, providing technical support to internal and external clients


  • Team lead for allocating assignments to the engineering team members
  • Responsible for the process and project management of the engineering team
  • Deliver designs within agreed deadlines and with high accuracy
  • Create tool/mould design as per customer’s specifications / concepts / guidelines, using 3D CAD system
  • Develop different options for product design and provide suggestions to improve the product and/or to resolve problems related to product design
  • Coordinate with team members, vendors, and Designers to troubleshoot and resolve design issues
  • Liaise with Sales, Manufacturing, and the end customer to ensure specifications are interpreted correctly for quotation purposes
  • Determine best engineering/design practices and communicate with peers
  • Write technical briefs, reports, analysis
  • Any other duties as assigned by Management


  •  Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • Must have a P. Eng. designation
  • Minimum of 6 years of hands-on experience in mould design with a CAD Modeling system like Solid Edge, or SolidWorks or CATIA and experience in the management of SolidWorks PDM Vault
  • Above average competency in designing, SolidWorks modeling, manufacturing knowledge
  • Some prior exposure to electrical systems, would be helpful
  • Familiar with testing standards and testing bodies, like BIFMA, UL and TUV
  • Knowledge of quality management system
  • Experience in a related manufacturing environment that involves metal, wood, and aluminum
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and interpreting customer specifications.
  • Creative thinking and good imagination to make a superior product
  • Ability to communicate effectively in small to medium groups of diverse backgrounds as well as effective communication with various levels of management
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Experienced in the writing of technical documents
  • Effective oral and written communication skills


  •  Office environment or home office environment with appropriate internet connection to work efficiently
  • Dynamic, interactive, fast-paced environment
  • Electrical laboratory environment
  • Travel may be required, both domestically and internationally
  • Sitting for long periods
  • Ability to see and perform tasks on small objects
  • May be required to lift up to 30 pounds
  • No Direct reports