ENGINEERING MANAGER, FAILURE ANALYSIS AND FRACTURE MECHANICS

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  • Job Category:

    Other
    • City:

      Edmonton
    • Province:

      AB
  • Status:

    Open
  • Types:

    Perm
  • Job Id:

    30061673

Description

Our client a global leader in inspection and verification, is looking for an Engineering Manager to join their team on a permanent bases in Edmonton AB. This position will be responsible for managing the Engineering Services operations across the country along with managing the laboratory operations in Edmonton AB. If you feel you will excel in this position please apply below. 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Principal responsibility involves conducting failure and root cause analysis of mechanical and pressure equipment and providing advice to the client to mitigate further occurrence of the same. Specific fields of effort may include fracture mechanics analysis, fatigue assessment, fracture mapping/interpretation, experimental stress analysis, closed form and finite element stress analysis, microstructural and fractographic interpretation, materials categorization/identification, corrosion science and engineering critical assessment
  • Ensure proper adhesion to testing protocols have been followed with respect to statutory health and safety requirements on delegated assignments
  • Provide supervision and mentoring to Junior engineering and technical staff
  • Prepare business plans to achieve annual budgets of Engineering Services accordingly
  • Ensure systems and processes are in place to drive safety and environmental performance by each workgroup
  • Clearly communicate goals around operating performance and ensure they are understood
  • Ensure that training is being conducted in alignment with the company and customer’s best practices including auditing of records and informal participation in employee qualification process
  • Support team with identifying performance problems with employees and help establish effective corrective actions
  • Prepare a variety of projects proposals, quotations, and cost estimations
  • Liaisons with client/BU towards project development and quality deliverables  
  • Manage a team of technical staff, providing mentorship and technical training to technical staff
  • Prepare supportive documents and arrange ‘Safe Work Permits’ to execute projects
  • Coordinate with procurement and finance as needed to support group work   
  • Perform annual performance evaluations for direct reports and ensure a similar process is conducted for all employees
  • Help conduct safety intensive and other key safety training 

Candidate Qualifications 

  • A bachelor’s degree in materials or metallurgical engineering from a recognized University (or equivalency to Canadian University) 
  • Must be able to be registered as a professional engineer or professional licensor with the engineering professional association of the province of practice
  • 8 - 15 years of previous working experience in an Industrial related field or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
  • One to three years of previous supervisory experience is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Must be able to read, understand and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner
  • Proficient in using various types of computer software (Word, Excel. PowerPoint & Outlook)
  • Proven ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly professional environment
  • Ability to liaise with internal and external stakeholders throughout the procurement process
  • Works well under pressure
  • Extended hours and shift work may be required from time to time
  • Travel to other company or client location may be required from time to time
  • Ensures full compliance with the company’s Health & Safety, Code of Integrity, and Professional Conduct policies

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