Manufacturing Engineering Technologist

Colt Canada Corporatoin

POSITION TITLE:               Manufacturing Engineering Technologist

STARTING SALARY:         $50,000.00/year

DEPARTMENT:                  120 – Manufacturing Engineering

REPORTS TO:                     ME Supervisor


  • Document manufacturing processes via work instructions and operational detail sheets
  • Create visual work instructions using SolidWorks and SolidWorks Composer
  • Assist in determining and monitoring process cycle times
  • Provide support for the implementation of lean initiatives
  • Assist in planning and coordinating plant layout
  • Support continuous improvement objectives
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Obtain Enhanced Security Clearance from the Government of Canada
  • Maintenance of secure and confidential company information
  • To ensure all policies, procedures and ISO 9001 regulations pertaining to your duties are complied with
  • To ensure co-workers and you are working in a safe manner following all Health & Safety policies and to report all unsafe conditions to your supervisor


  • College Diploma in Mechanical Engineering discipline
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a Manufacturing Engineering Technologist role
  • Must be able to obtain Controlled Goods Program clearance, Enhance Reliability Status, and a Restricted Possession and Acquisition License
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience developing detailed tool drawings utilizing geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Proficiency in the use of 3D parametric solid modelling, CAD packages, preferably Autodesk Inventor or SolidWorks
  • Knowledge of MasterCAM
  • Proficient with CAD/CAM systems
  • SolidWorks composer experience preferred
  • Experience utilizing lean manufacturing principles (Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Kanban, and poka-yoke)
  • Experience working in an ISO certified environment
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • An exceptional team player with experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team


  • Office environment – specify activities (programming, drafting, sitting, problem solving, analysis)
  • Manufacturing Environment (PPE Required) – Periodic loading and unloading of CNC fixturing lifting (approx. 25 lbs), sitting 60% of time while standing 40%, safety glasses, safety shoes, and hearing protection


  • 100% company paid benefits
  • Flexible vacation
  • Match pension contributions and Deferred Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Regular, company provided, meals
  • Annual performance and wage reviews


Colt Canada provides accommodation in the recruitment process for applicants with disabilities in accordance with the requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. If you require accommodation, please contact Human Resources.

Colt Canada understands the value of having a diverse team and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to employment equity, and encourage all qualified individuals, including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and Aboriginal Peoples to apply for our career opportunities. Colt Canada strives to create an accessible and inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity.