Mechanical Designer and Drafter


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Located in St Catharines , ON

Salary: $59,000 - $68,000

Express Employment Professionals is recruiting for a growing Niagara Region based manufacturing company that specializes in engineering and building modular buildings (e-houses), Switchgear, and Portable Substations. The Mechanical Designer and Drafter will be a key player in the Engineering and Product Development department. This is a full time, permanent, Direct Hire opportunity. 


  • Join a growing and stable corporation in St Catharines 
  • Wage Increases
  • Benefits Plan 


  • Review customer specifications and provide sound Mechanical design for custom switchgear, modular buildings (E-Houses), protection and control 
  • Produce mechanical drawings, bill of materials, design instructions to the production team for fabrication and assembly 
  • Adhere to engineering design procedures, those set by the company and ISO9001 QA program 
  • Assist quotation department with design feasibility and cost estimates 
  • Create accurate engineering and electrical drawings (AC & DC Schematics, 3-line diagrams) 
  • Prepare comprehensive wiring diagrams for electrical equipment, power substations according to project objectives and design information  
  • Participate in design process by supporting all other Engineers, Designers, and the Owners of the company 

Skills for Success 

  • 1-4 years of experience with Engineering Design, common practices, procedures, and standard concepts 
  • Familiarity with power electrical equipment 
  • Ontario Building Code and Electrical Code knowledge 
  • Strong teamwork skills 
  • Experience in drafting, CAD, proficiency with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office 
  • Diploma in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering Technologist or Technician or Bachelor's Degree 
  • Knowledge in production processes with electrical products 


  • Monday – Friday in-office position
  • 7:00am – 3:30pm 


  • $59,000 - $68,000 annual salary DOE

4 Easy Ways to Apply

  • Give us a call at 905-687-9595 to speak with our recruiting team!
  • Email your resume to:  
  • Submit an application online on
  • Visit our local office at 436 Vansickle Rd Unit 11, St. Catharines, ON L2S 0A4

Express can help you find a job that is a good fit for your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support. 

About Express 

Express Employment Professionals works with job seekers to help them find the right job for their skills and experience. We have a variety of jobs available, including full-time, part-time, and temporary positions. And, as one of the leading staffing agencies in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand, Express provides employment services and workforce solutions to employers throughout our community. Contact us today to get started on finding the right fit for you.

Express Employment Professionals is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all people and to hire and promote individuals solely based on their qualifications for the job.

Express Office: St Catharines
436 Vansickle Road
Unit 11
St Catharines, ON L2S 0A4
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