Jr. Mechanical Designer

We’re looking for like-minded individuals to join our team.


About the Role: This is a Full-time, Salaried position. 


About The Jr. Mechanical Designer

As Junior Mechanical Designer, you will be responsible for defined work or projects with moderate complexity. In this role, JMD will follow an individual work plan, meet day to‐day short‐term objectives, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. Working closely with project managers and manufacturing personnel during both design and fabrication stages.


The ideal Jr. Mechanical Designer will be a focused individual with mechanical and technical aptitude, and an eye for details. Well organized and time focused.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Review design requirements, drawings and schedules to ensure customer requirements are met.
  2. Deliver technical solutions using defined processes as part of a team.
  3. Develop and prepare engineering drawing package for customer approval and fabrication.
  4. Conduct basic assembly for prototype and golden sample.
  5. Focused on developing expertise in a specific discipline or function.
  6. Follows individual work plans to meet day‐today short‐term objectives.
  7. Resolves issues through immediate action or short‐term planning.
  8. Build technical depth in mechanical domain.    
  9. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  10. Ensure quality control, demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness.
  11. Other duties as assigned.
  12. Able to lift up to 15lbs; may work in hot areas 5%, noise 0%.
  13. Ensure adherence to Health and Safety as well as active participation in 5S activities in work area.


Attributes, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in mechanical engineering
  • 1-2 years experience in mechanical designing / drafting
  • Basic Mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent computer skills and MS Office intermediate proficiency
  • Strong proficiency in Auto CAD 
  • SolidWorks knowledge an asset
  • Experience with sheet metal component design
  • Basic knowledge of electronics and electrical principles
  • Ability to produce quality drawings at expected volume


What’s in it For You?

You will join an amazing team of talented, passionate MAD people. Together, we've built an amazing culture—prioritizing enjoyment of our work.

  • An environment where you feel valued and inspired
  • An attractive compensation package including paid vacation
  • Work/life balance and flexibility
  • Employee Wellness Program and discounts
  • Continuous learning, development and internal training opportunities to grow your career
  • Rewarding employee experience through enjoyment of work, activities, perks, meals and more.


This position works out of our Mississauga, Ontario location. Hours are typically 8:30am to 5:00pm with flexibility. 


We’re Not Right for Each Other If:


  • The last time you spoke to or had lunch with your coworkers was 3 months (or more) ago.
  • You do not understand engineering drawings and are not comfortable using AutoCAD.
  • The last time you learned or tried something new was 6 months (or more) ago. This position requires a genuine interest in learning and self-growth in a rapid environment.
  • You’re just looking for a “job” until you figure out what you want vs wanting to make an impact.


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How to Apply


If you feel you are the right person we want, apply with your resume to jobs@madelevator.com .


Due to the number of responses, only qualified candidates who meet the requirements of the job will be selected for an interview.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC). Accommodations can be made available to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process.


If you require an accommodation in applying for a posting, please contact Human Resources.