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Mechanical Design Engineer


CEL (Conviron and Argus Controls) is recognized as the leading global manufacturer of plant growth chambers and rooms. Our controlled environment technology uniquely equips researchers and growers with solutions to meet global demands for plant-based food and health products. CEL’s projects range from small single-chamber installations to large scale, multi-room facilities in some of the most prestigious corporate, university and research institutions in over 90 countries around the world.

We are an entrepreneurial organization built on the expertise of our people and are committed to attracting and retaining employees who are curious and learning orientated to ensure we meet the ever-evolving needs of our clients. Our employees enjoy competitive salaries, benefits and reward programs, within a engaging and collaborative work environment. Conviron recognizes that our continued success is dependent on the growth of our people, and therefore encourages and supports employees’ continual development.



Conviron is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to contribute to the design and manufacturing of our products. Design Engineers at Conviron need to be passionate about the work they do, curious about the work we do, how it is done and how to do it better.



Translating project requirements into meaningful engineering specifications

Estimating costs and schedules for various design and design activities
Designing and developing cost effective, innovative product solutions
Using Solidworks to create new and/or modify existing mechanical part/assembly models, drawings, and bills of material
Defining test protocols
Performing verification and validation testing in accordance with our ISO quality system
Collaborating with peers and contribute in design reviews
Providing engineering support to cross-functional departments including QA, Production, Sales, Installation and Service
Addressing non-conformances and responding to corrective actions in a timely fashion
Implementing design changes through the Engineering Change Order (ECO) process
Conducting troubleshooting and root cause analysis
Preparing design documentation
Other responsibilities and duties as assigned
Demonstrate analytical and troubleshooting skills
Interpersonal skills that allow for effective collaboration and teamwork
Demonstrated critical and analytical thinking skills that result in effective analysis and troubleshooting of various issues
Working knowledge of SolidWorks is required
Working knowledge of ERP systems is preferred
Excellent time management and personal organization skills
Demonstrated ability to be effective while working independently and within a team environment

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Registered EIT with EGM working towards P.Eng
Don’t meet every single requirement?

At CEL, we value and are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. While this position requires demonstrated competence to achieve success, we encourage you to apply even if your previous experience does not align perfectly with every qualification in the job description. You may be just the right person for this role, or other roles!

Reasonable accommodations are available to applicants with disabilities.


Duration: Full-Time/Permanent (37.5 hours/week) : on-site
Compensation: Successful candidate will be remunerated based on their skills and experience.
Date of Posting: September 14th, 2022
Closing Date: Once a suitable candidate is selected


Applicants should submit a resume for consideration to:

All applicants must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19


590 Berry Street

Winnipeg, MB

R3H 0R9

Attn. Human Resources

Please include the title Mechanical Design Engineer in your subject line.

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