Junior Mechanical Designer

Thunder Bay, Ontario, CA
Closing date
Dec 25, 2021

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Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Requisition ID: 43921

Job Category:Engineering

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Hatch is currently seeking a Mechanical Designer for our team located in the Sudbury office. As a Mechanical Designer, you will be responsible for the production of mechanical layouts, models and drawings in accordance with project requirements alongside the supervision of the Lead Mechanical Engineer and Project Designer Coordinator. You will have the opportunity to apply experience and specialized engineering principles at the conceptual level. Do you have strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and understand innovation? If yes, we want to hear from you!

  • Learn and incorporate the owner/user requirements and the project mission
  • Assist in interpreting the plan PFDs, P&IDs, and plant battery limits and constraints
  • Prepare and manage contract drawings, record keeping and other statistical work
  • Prepare 3D equipment modeling and 3D design
  • Perform conceptual layout work
  • Check drawings prior to release
  • Develop design details
  • Perform the design and drafting of mechanical plant model, particularly, hydro mechanical equipment, using applicable standards, project technical specifications and enterprise or project procedures
  • Execute designs following the mechanical and layout design criteria developed specifically for the project as well as the defined regulations, codes and standards
  • Apply the design criteria throughout the evolution of the design
  • Use vendor data, drawings and information to develop and verify the model
  • Create and maintain check sheets for all equipment as vendor data is received. Back model all changes as required.
  • Coordination with designers and engineers of other disciplines
  • Perform clash detection of models with other discipline models
  • Provide material quantity take offs for estimating purposes or inclusion into bulk commodity purchases and installation contracts
  • Generate 2D drawings from the 3D model as required by the project
  • In conjunction with engineering team, prepare design concepts for both internal and client review
  • Produce detailed engineering drawings and documentation for identified and approved concepts/projects in partnership with engineering team
  • Engage in formal engineering review processes
  • Conduct operability and maintainability reviews, walk-throughs and HAZOPs
  • Conduct constructability review and HAZOPs
  • Use model as basis for HAZOPs during the above reviews

  • Diploma or equivalent (Mechanical or related discipline)
  • Mechanical Design experience considered an asset
  • Desire to work on large or multiple small projects at one time
  • Ability to design in a 3D model environment
  • Design and modeling skills; plant layout of mechanical equipment
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good safety awareness

This position requires sound knowledge in the design of project specific mechanical components or systems, as well as fundamental knowledge of the plant processes.

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation.

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