Product Engineer, Flame Products

Cambridge, ON, Canada Req #540
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

About Us

Focused on leading the transition to a sustainable future, Glen Dimplex Americas is enhancing the moments that matter in life with a commitment to delivering the best design and efficiency in the areas of temperature control and comfort creation. With operation throughout North America the success of the Glen Dimplex Americas organization is a testament to the strength of our people and investment in innovation and technology.

Our portfolio of industry recognized brands includes Dimplex, Cadet and Faber. Together these brands provide complete product offerings in the residential and commercial comfort categories, ranging from electric heaters, to fireplaces and controls.

Glen Dimplex Americas is a division of the Glen Dimplex Group - the world's largest manufacturer of electrical heating, which holds significant global market positions in domestic appliances, heating, cooling, ventilation, and renewable energy solutions. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland the Glen Dimplex Group privately owns over 40 brands with operations in 80 countries.

The Opportunity (18 month contract position)
This role isn’t just developing electric fireplaces, it’s redefining comfort.

Become part of an energetic Global Engineering Design team. You’ll get the opportunity to create consumer products all the way from concept through full scale production. This role allows you to apply your technical engineering skills, be creative, and flex your business and project management skills to deliver products on time and on cost.

Who is this role for?

This role is for someone who likes to take ownership of a project and get results. The ideal candidate will have studied Mechanical Engineering (or similar/equivalent) and can balance the technical skills with the soft skills required to complete a full new product development. This role is for the Engineer that wants to be challenged and round out their skills.

What can you expect?

You can expect to be challenged. This role will put most product engineers outside of their comfort zone. (And that’s great!) Balancing CAD, testing, manufacturing issues and a GANTT chart isn’t easy.

You will be expected to take ownership and accountability for the success of your projects. You will directly impact the success of a project.

Finally expect to have some fun! Product design is your passion, and you get to do this for work.

What You Need

  • University Degree or equivalent in Engineering (Mechanical, Mechatronics, or similar)
  • Two (2) or more years’ experience in all aspects of Engineering and Design are required
  • Proficient with MSOffice (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook (e-mail, calendar), Solidworks, Gantt Charts (MS Project or equivalent)
  • Adaptability (Things will change. Adapt)
  • Ability to self-manage and work effectively with little supervision
  • Passionate for product design/ development
  • Project Management experience. (Build project GANTTs)
  • Product costing and estimating

What We Offer

  • Fully funded Group Benefits
  • 3 Weeks Vacation Immediately
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Workplace Wellness Program
  • Support of professional memberships/certifications
  • Smart casual dress atmosphere
  • Summer Fridays
  • Employee Service & Recognition Awards
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • A unique opportunity to be a key player in a growing global organization
  • An innovative fast-paced culture focused on people

Our Values

We Think Customer - we aim to put our customers at the center of everything we do, taking time to understand their needs; creating solutions that meet and exceed their expectations, enhancing everyday moments

We Care About People - we recognize the power of a community with a common purpose; empathizing with others’ point of view and acting with integrity to create a safe and healthy environment

We Value Innovation - we are building a better future day by day; developing innovations that will create quality, consumer-centric, sustainable solutions
We Keep It Simple - we make the complex simple by driving out inefficiencies; which enables us to be agile, responsive and to get the job done

How to Apply

Our team members include people like you: enthusiastic, innovative, motivated and creative. If you are interested in joining our team or learning more about this opportunity, please apply now.  Glen Dimplex Americas offers a competitive total rewards package, and we are continually striving to attract and retain the best talent available, building ongoing success for both our organization and our employees!

Glen Dimplex Americas is committed to fair and accessible employment practices.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Glen Dimplex Americas, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Cambridge, ON, Canada