ENGINEERING MANAGER, TERMINALS – VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA – # 3968

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for an ENGINEERING MANAGER, TERMINALS for our Vancouver, BC client.

This position is responsible for the effective operation of the Engineering & Project Management services for our client’s Vancouver, Montreal and Thunder Bay terminals. This includes annual budget development, managing staff, project tracking, preparing conceptual and detailed designs, flow diagrams, general arrangements, drawings and, specifications for project execution.

This position is also responsible for ensuring conformity to corporate standards for all aspects of project development and project management, clearly communicated to stakeholders. Based in Vancouver, BC, this position reports to the Director of Corporate Services and Engineering and works closely with the Directors of Terminal Operations.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Directs the preparation of layouts, flow diagrams, conceptual designs, and general arrangement drawings to ensure functional and cost effective facility operation.

Ensures the completion of detailed designs to size components including determining appropriate forces and design assumptions and structural analysis.

Reviews and coordinates approvals of drawings, machinery and structural submittals and specifications for construction.

Assigns and/or procures resources to perform project management as required.

Supports Vancouver, Montreal and Thunder Bay Terminal Management in the development and execution of projects as required.

Provides Engineering and Project Management support to other divisions within the organization as required.

Liaises with all applicable regulatory agencies and assures compliance with regulations/legislation.

Ensures preparation of technical specifications for construction materials and facility equipment as well as specifications for track work and roadways and completes related bill of materials.

Inspects work in progress to ensure conformity with design, quality of workmanship, drawings and specifications. Specifies testing procedures to ensure the specifications are achieved.

Coordinates field control surveys for trackage, roadway, site development and drainage.

Develops scope of work for geotechnical and environmental investigations and topographical/drainage surveys.

Conducts studies of new structures to ensure functional and economical use of materials and layouts.

Evaluates existing facilities and machinery for reliability/cost effectiveness.

Working with Facility staff, evaluates and recommends changes to new development sites existing processes for optimization opportunities.

Directs the preparation of “as built” drawings and permanent drawing storage, and ensures maintenance of the department’s technical files.

Prepares cost estimates and schedules.

Supports Maintenance where required in major R&M projects.

Develops and manages department operating and capital budgets.

Hires, promotes and discharges staff within company policy and provides for effective staff development.

Assists with other areas within the company in facility assessment and evaluation of acquisition opportunities.

Performs other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Post-secondary degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical/Process, Electrical or Civil).

Registered or qualified to register for a professional engineering license within the province of British Columbia.

Minimum 10-15 years design and construction experience in multi-disciplined projects with emphasis on bulk materials processes, structures, foundations and earthworks and maintenance in diversified fields such as: site design, bulk material handling, hard/soft rock mining, grain and oilseed processing.

Equivalent combinations of education and experience that result in the required level of knowledge, skill and competence will be considered.

 

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to – info@indemand.ca

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

INTERMEDIATE ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER – EDMONTON, AB, CANADA – # 3958

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for an INTERMEDIATE ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER for our Edmonton, AB client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Our client is an Alberta-based environmental engineering and consulting firm founded in 1992. From the beginning, they have set out to provide practical solutions for both business and the environment. Through their commitment to client service, they offer expert and professional results in a highly personalized approach.

Their dedicated team has earned national recognition for their environmental expertise and has an ever growing list of loyal clients, proving they have a winning strategy for delivering exceptional environmental engineering solutions in:

Environmental Site Assessments (Phase I, II and III)

Site Remediation

Soil and Water Testing

Integrated waste management

Composting and waste diversion systems

Public communication programs for environmental strategies

Some of the projects they have concluded:

Multi-tenant residential

Multi-tenant commercial

Medium sized commercial and industrial

Large scale commercial and industrial

Highway transportation yards and airports

They conduct Phase II and III projects for dry cleaners, gas stations, transportation yards, landfills etc. They have also completed many Phase III projects under the Alberta Remediation Program.

Our client is seeking an inspired enthusiastic permanent full time employee who cares about the environment to fill our clients Environmental Engineering position.

Duties include conducting Phase I, II and III environmental assessments, including site physical investigations, aerial and record review, report writing and recommendations, proposal writing, billing, customer service, marketing field engineering and sign off on reports.

The successful candidate will be planning, coordinating and conducting sampling of soil, ground water and compost. Hydrogeology experience is an asset.

Successful candidate will sometimes be on-call after hours.

Other duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicant must have excellent writing and communication skills.

Own transportation with clean driver’s abstract.

Post-Secondary Degree in Engineering and a P.Eng designation is required.

Previous work related experience and desire to develop professionally in environmental field is an asset.

Experience in proposals, tasks, fee estimates, reports, permits, time and budget management.

Online advertising, Google ad and website skills are an asset.

Desire to move up and be trained to be the Group Manager.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

BILINGUAL CUSTOMER SERVICE & APPLICATION ENGINEERING MANAGER – BRAMPTON, ON, CANADA – # 3918

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a BILINGUAL CUSTOMER SERVICE & APPLICATION ENGINEERING MANAGER for our Brampton, ON client.

Since its inception in 1986, our client has earned a solid reputation for meeting the unique needs of the Canadian market through its unwavering commitment to a rigorous engineering focus, constant improvement and category-defining innovation.

Our client is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of drive technology – for mechanical and electronic solutions. The range of products includes geared motors, motors, industrial gear units, gear drives, frequency inverters, motor starters and frequency inverters for decentralized drive control. Our client assembles custom, high-efficiency mechanical power transmission products using quality company-built components.

Our client’s products and services enhance the reliability of equipment used worldwide, supporting industries such as transportation, mining, energy, food & beverage.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Customer Service Manager & Application Engineering Manager is responsible for delivering consistently high service levels and ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the Customer Service & Application Engineering Departments. He or she partners with senior management to plan and develop service level standards, metrics and goals for the Customer Service & Application Engineering Departments in alignment with the overall client’s strategy, goals and objectives. The jobholder possesses strong knowledge of the Power Transmission industry, current customer service methodologies and best practices. Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills will assist the incumbent in effective staff planning and quickly resolving issues and problems, both with processes and customers, while ensuring service levels are maintained. The Customer Service & Application Engineering Manager also plays a key role in developing, training and supporting Customer Service & Application Engineering staff to achieve personal and departmental goals and objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement the customer service strategy, business plan, policies and procedures in support of the overall organizational strategy, goals and objectives, while coordinating activities with the Sales, Production and Materials Control departments.

Lead and inspire your team to develop value added habits that consistently exceed customer expectations.

Manage all customer service & application engineering operations, including efficient processing of transactions, technical inquires, order entry and tracking, sales follow up, customer returns, invoices, payments, discounts and customer communications and administrative activities.

In coordination with Senior Management, determine staffing requirements and make hiring decisions for the Customer Service & Application Engineering Departments.

Manage the day-to-day activities of the Customer Service & Application Engineering teams to ensure industry leading service levels. Increase efficiencies wherever possible.

Set individual performance goals and objectives for the Customer Service & Application Engineering teams, conduct annual performance reviews and meet with team members regularly, in both group and one-on-one settings, to provide guidance and personal development opportunities.

Coach and mentor Customer Service & Application Engineering employees on various customer service and problem resolution methods, techniques and best practices to motivate and encourage a consistently high level of performance from each individual and team. Investigate and resolve customer complaints, issues and problems, and coordinate with others, internally and externally, as needed to ensure customer satisfaction.

Develop and implement customer service metrics, collect data and monitor, track and report on the [weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual] service levels, targets and goals, ensuring that targets are achieved and exceeded.

Develop and implement processes and procedures to enhance operations.

Provide customer feedback to, Senior Management, Regional Managers and other internal stakeholders to improve overall customer service and satisfaction.

Develop and maintain strong relationships with new and existing customers to retain business and promote revenue growth opportunities.

Build and maintain positive internal working relationships to ensure excellent customer service and satisfaction.

Handle escalated calls, e-mails and written correspondence, investigating and resolving customer complaints, issues and problems and coordinating with others, internally and externally, as needed, to ensure customer satisfaction.

Develop and maintain knowledge of our client’s products and services by attending training and product demonstrations and by reading marketing materials and manuals.

Other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be fluent in French & English for this position.

Fluently Bilingual: (English, French) written & spoken. (Preferred)

SAP – Order Entry, Materials Modules

Microsoft Dynamic CRM

ProQuote software, other proprietary software as required

AutoCAD 2D, 3D and MS Office Suite

Knowledge of mechanical component design, power transmission calculations, failure analysis and technical reporting. (Definite Asset)

Health & Safety Manual – Strong understanding and working knowledge.

Capable and adequate understanding of basic electrical principles.

Unit Nomenclature, Assembly drawing knowledge and understanding.

ISO 9001 Manual – understanding and working knowledge.

Education:

Bachelor Degree Mechanical Engineering or Electrical or Mechatronics, with P.Eng designation

Customer Service & Supervisory training (Preferred)

Experience: 7-10 years’ experience working in Customer Service and/or Application Engineering environments.  Previous leadership or supervisory experience (Preferred).

Skills and Key Attributes: Strong Mechanical aptitude – Good working knowledge of Mechanical Power Transmission equipment including gear reducers, electric motors, controls and VFDs. (Definite Asset)

Leadership & Communication: Strong team building skills and ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing. (Required)

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED