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November 30, 2019


The Methods Engineer is responsible for optimizing a company’s product manufacturing process to improve its competitiveness. Through the study, design and development of the manufacturing and assembly ranges. Calculate and plan the means necessary to manufacture products.


  • Conduct research on the feasibility, design, operation and performance of mechanisms and systems
  • Designing machines and equipment
  • Analyze the dynamics and vibrations of mechanical systems and structures
  • Monitor and inspect the installation of mechanical installations
  • Develop maintenance standards, delivery schedules and programs
  • Find the cause of unanticipated mechanical failures or maintenance problems
  • Plan and direct projects and prepare materials, cost and time estimates, reports and design specifications for machinery and systems
  • Prepare contract documents and evaluate bids for construction or industrial maintenance


  • Management and organisation
  • Rigor and analysis
  • Mastery of specific design and project management tools (GPAO, PERT…)
  • Project management
  • Be able to coordinate a team’s activities
  • Ability to comply with production objectives
  • Ability to analyze, synthesize and memorize technical and organisational information


  • Establish equipment maintenance schedules. Review equipment manuals and plant operating records before setting the schedule.
  • Determine the impact of factors such as temperature, humidity on machine maintenance
  • Plan long-term project schedules that may involve managing subcontractors. Consider assembly, testing and product shipping requirements once completion dates are established and accepted
  • Ensure load capacity does not exceed safety standards


  • Mechanics and tools
  • Engineering and applied technologies
  • CAD Software, (Catia, SolidWorks, AutoCAD…) , ERP (SAP, Sage…) , MS Office
  • Pert, Gantt

Assigned to

  • Reports to the Coo of Operations, the Chief Operating Officer, or the Supervisor.

Other appellations

  • Methods Engineer
  • Methods Agent

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Years of experience

0 to 2 years

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Type of job

Full time


English, French


Until November 30, 2019