Application Engineer


Prestige HR Inc.

Position: Applications Engineer
Industry: Manufacturing
Location: Montreal, South/West near aut.15 & Rt. 136
Job type: Permanent full-time
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Group Insurance (health, dental, etc.), bonus, etc.
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (37.5 hr/week)

About the company
Our client is an established engineering and manufacturing company specializing in hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders as well as process control systems. With a diverse international client base, their sales teams are strategically located in Montreal and Edmonton.

About the role
In this role, your primary responsibility is to develop, design, and provide cost estimates for technical solutions in response to customer inquiries. You will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of professionals, including sales, engineering, manufacturing, and R&D. A robust engineering and manufacturing background in the fluid power industry is essential for success in this position. Proficiency in computer applications, particularly SOLIDWORKS CAD software, is a prerequisite.

What the client is looking for
They are seeking an individual who is proactive, possesses strong leadership skills, and thrives in a collaborative team environment. If you meet these qualifications, we invite you to be a part of a dynamic team.

Prime Responsibilities:
Sales and customer technical support:
• Work closely with the sales team to understand customers’ requirements and inquiries and determine the ideal technical solution using existing technology and the company’s existing product line
• Develop, design solutions and provide costing.
• Clearly communicate technical concepts and solutions to both internal teams and clients.
• Offer after-sales technical support to customers.
• Offer technical support to all departments (sales, engineering, manufacturing, R&D)
• Assist in product documentation when necessary (Instruction & maintenance manual, hydraulic/pneumatic/electrical schematics, 3D product drawings)
• Stay informed about industry trends and emerging technologies to provide cutting-edge solutions.
• Collaborate with marketing and provide details on new technical solutions.
• Provide hands-on project management and testing when required.
• Develop and promote best practice standards.
• Develop tools to enhance work efficiency.

Minimum Education:
• University degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent

• 3-5 years of previous design experience in the fluid power industry within a manufacturing environment
• Possess a robust understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic automation systems. (component sizing & selection, system schematics & layouts)
• Strong problem-solving skills to address complex client challenges.
• Familiarity with industry standards and best practices.
• Perform engineering calculations to validate design.
• 3D solid modeling with SolidWorks, is a must
• Creation and maintenance of engineering models and Bills of Materials
• Good knowledge of Windows 10+ environment, Office 365 and common applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• Ability to learn product information quickly.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills, French and English

Please send your Resume to:
We thank all candidates for showing interest in this role; however, only retained candidates will be contacted.

Job Type:

Full Time


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