Senior Design Engineer

Manitoba | Canada
North America

The Senior Design Engineer is responsible for the technical design, development, and testing of agricultural storage products in line with relevant Codes.

Total Vacancy : 1
Salary : 0
Position Type : Full_Time

Key Accountability :
  • Detailed Engineering Calculations and Analysis
  • Creating and/or modifying drawings on the AutoCad/Inventor programs
  • Technical Support to other departments
  • Works on special Engineering projects related to product development and improvement, as well as manufacturing applications.
  • Ensures that design parameters are consistent with applicable codes.
  • Prepare drawings, manuals, technical documents as required
  • Design and conduct tests to verify theoretical designs
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Knowledge of applicable codes, standards, welding symbols and techniques
  • Knowledge of applicable fabrication techniques
  • Coordinates activities of junior staff (Mentor)
  • Cross training of other branch staff as required.
  • Assist in back-up coverage for other positions in branch as required
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications :

Education and Experience

  • Completion of post secondary education in the area of Engineering.
  • 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered.
  • Must be registered as a Professional Engineer with APEGM.
  • Structural and steel design experience required.
  • Finite Element Analysis conversant.
  • Previous experience in manufacturing required.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Time Management skills required.
  • Team player.


  • Working knowledge of Auto Cad/Inventor & Microsoft Suite products
  • Finite Element Analysis capabilities

How To Apply :

E-mail tohr@westeel.com Please cite the position title in the subject line and include salary expectations.

Fax to: (204) 235-0796

Mail to: 

Human Resources

450 Rue Desautels 


MB R2H 3E6