- Engineering Managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of an engineering department, service or firm.
- They are employed by a wide range of private sector organizations, government establishments and consulting engineering and scientific research companies.
- Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities and operations of an engineering department, service or firm.
- Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the engineering and technical work performed in the department, service, laboratory or firm.
- Consult and negotiate with clients to prepare specifications, explain proposals and present engineering reports and findings.
- Assign, co-ordinate and review the technical work of the department or project teams.
- Recruit personnel and oversee development and maintenance of staff competence in required areas.
- May participate directly in the design, development and inspection of technical projects or in the engineering work of the department.
- Director, Engineering Research and Development
- Electrical Engineering Service Manager
- Engineering Department Manager
- Engineering Manager
- Manager, Telecommunication Engineering Service
- Production Engineering Manager
- A bachelor’s degree in engineering or a college diploma in engineering technology is required.
- Extensive experience in an engineering discipline, including supervisory experience, is required.
- Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association of professional engineers or certification as an engineering technologist (CET) is usually required.
Most of the opportunities are in Ontario, followed by Quebec and Alberta.
The wages range from $22.55/ hr. to $64.90/ hr. as per the location.