General Inquiry!

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design EngineerVernon, BC1 Position(s) Available

Westpro Machinery

Location: Vernon BC, Canada

Westpro Machinery Inc. is an innovative Canadian company with an experienced engineering team that designs and manufactures mineral processing equipment. We have a global presence and over 35 years of experience in the mining industry with worldwide manufacturing capabilities and equipment installations in over 20 countries.

The company has an immediate opening for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with direct report to the Operations Manager.


  • Design and detailing of mineral processing equipment using Solidworks
  • Generate detail drawings, BOM’s, Engineering Datasheets, Paint Schedules, Inspection Test Plants, Control Narratives etc.
  • Perform mechanical engineering calculations (sizing etc.) and stress analysis.
  • Provide design direction, support and approval for the engineering department.
  • Liaise with the other Company Department members providing engineering support.
  • Provide engineering and technical support for the layout, design and evaluation of equipment including the checking of drawings and other related engineering documents.
  • Ensure the design of processing equipment adheres to the current standards, incorporating the latest standards and technology once tested and proved.
  • Work with the Procurement Department to incorporate global sourcing and pricing into product estimates.
  • Research and implement new equipment design and new product lines as put forth by Management and/or Sales Department.
  • Comply with internal engineering standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Certifications:

  • Professional Engineer Designation (P.Eng).
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Experience and Skills:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in heavy machinery design in mining, construction or related industries.
  • Experience with Powertrain Design required.
  • Expert in SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  • Excellent computer skills required.
  • Excellent communication, time management and multitasking skills required.
  • Versatile, highly motivated, self-starter able to plan, organize and work as the leader.


  • Full time position.
  • This position allows the successful candidate to take a leadership role and prosper with a globally expanding company in an industry of growth.
  • Westpro is well respected in the industry and prides itself on its commitment to delivering high quality products and meeting customer’s needs.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates may apply directly by sending applications to with the subject heading “Senior Mechanical Design Engineer”.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, we are only able to contact those who have been shortlisted.