Mechanical Engineer

Location: Vaughan ON Posted Date: July 13, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 597 Careermine Job Id: 1785934
DMC Mining Services is a leading provider of mining services and solutions. As one of North American’s premier underground contractors for over 38 years our comprehensive list of mining services, range from shaft sinking and raise boring, to full mine development and operation.

With one of the lowest incident / accident frequency rates in the industry, DMC has been called upon by many leading mining companies to fill critical roles in their success. Our focus is on applying the expertise of our employees to attractive projects while pledging to deliver leading technology and overriding commitment to safe practices.

Our core values: Zero Harm, Teamwork, Results Driven, Courage and Accountability.

DMC is currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team in our Corporate office in Vaughan, ON. The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for conceptualizing, planning, coordinating and executing parts of the projects requiring the application of advanced technical knowledge and mechanical engineering experience. The Engineer will direct, guide and review work of others, while providing advice and assistance to a multi-disciplinary workforce.


• Mechanical engineer on projects; planning, managing and coordinating the mechanical engineering activities on large and technically complex portions of projects.

• Oversees the mechanical document checking and design verification in accordance to company and project procedures.

• Evaluates and reviews all documentation and deliverables such as mechanical calculations, drawings, etc.

• Assesses the conceptual equipment layouts and general arrangement drawings.

• Develops, plans, evaluates and recommends solutions for difficult problems.

• Interfaces with all other engineering team members to support projects.

• Delegates workload to subordinates, determines priorities, provides advice and assistance as required.

• Prepares proposals, contract design drawings and calculations, and other engineering documentation.

• Approves and issues drawings and other engineering documents.


• 8 + years of mechanical engineering experience.

• Experience on underground mining projects is an asset.

• Bachelors’ Degree or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

• P.Eng. Designation.

• Strong understanding of Engineering standards, regulations and guidelines.

• Experience with material handling, conveyor system, and hoist design.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Experience working directly in or with designers in a 3D model environment.

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

*The description is for the purpose of information only, and reflects the general duties considered to describe the principle functions of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed job description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job. It is understood that the terms or conditions of the job are subject to change as may be deemed necessary by the Company to maintain a safe and efficient operation.

As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, please note that accommodations are available, upon request, throughout the recruitment and assessment process for any applicants with disabilities.

DMC Mining is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all candidates for applying, however only the candidates selected will be contacted.