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Senior Electrical Engineer

We’re passionate about our technology and we’re gathering momentum…

MineSense Technologies Ltd. is revolutionizing the Mining industry.  We combine advanced sensing technologies and data analytics to provide mining companies the ability to better differentiate ore from waste at the mining face and conveyor belts.  Our novel solutions are used to significantly boost mine profitability, sustainability and empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint. 

To help scale and fuel its commercialization strategy, MineSense needs people from diverse disciplines and backgrounds. If you are looking to spark your career and work with like-minded, respected and innovative professionals who are excited by a common vision to change the status-quo, we are the perfect environment for you. Please visit our website at www.minesense.com to learn more about our team!

We are looking to add an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer (Control Panel & Harness Specialist) to our Product Development team in Vancouver, BC. Reporting to the Team Lead, Electrical Engineering, this individual is responsible for designing and troubleshooting control panels & wiring harnesses for some of the most innovative technology in the Mining Industry. An ideal candidate will be a detail oriented self-starter that enjoys developing innovative solutions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Define the requirement, configuration, point to point connections and list of components of each harness.
  • Select connectors as per electrical, mechanical and manufacturing requirements.
  • Build or procure preliminary prototypes of systems panels and assemblies. Ability to terminate different connector types and cable assemblies.
  • Support and troubleshoot manufacturing/assembly issues throughout product life cycle.
  • Design and specify electrical and controls system component and circuits.
  • Bench calibration and verification of sensors, actuators, and electronic components.
  • Collaborate with vendors to source components and troubleshoot failures.
  • Develop and perform validation tests at system and sub-system levels.
  • Generate design documentation, schematics, harnesses, and bill of materials using enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems and CAD tools.
  • Develop production and rework procedures, instructions, and checklists.
  • Write / document the control system narrative.
  • Acts as a mentor to co-op and junior engineers at the company.
  • Additional duties as occasionally required by your manager.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Electronics or Controls system engineering, registered P.Eng / EIT or eligible for registration with Engineers & Geoscientists BC -EGBC
  • Minimum 8 years of experience as an Electrical or Control engineer
  • Hands on experience designing and troubleshooting control panels
  • Experience with Prototyping, 3D harness design, installation drawings and 3D modelling of multi-breakout harnesses.
  • Proficiency with at least one harness design platform.
  • Must be able to travel up 5% to the customer’s work site and follow their site operation and safety procedures for field work to support the start-up and commissioning.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of automotive/mobile equipment power and controls systems is an asset.
  • EPLAN and experience building products for harsh environments are an asset.
  • Self-starter, ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Experience working in Microsoft 365.
  • Health & Safety conscious individual.
  • Must be able to travel up 5% to the customer’s work site and follow their site operation and safety procedures for field work to support the start-up and commissioning.
  • Legally able to work in Canada.

Why MineSense is your next great opportunity:

We use the latest software, hardware, industrial, controls and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products. You are guaranteed to work with new technologies that expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

Contact Details:

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com

Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com with the subject title of the position you are applying for in your email.

NOTE:  We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those who are qualified and who are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.   No Agencies please.

We are committed to providing a safe working environment for our employees, our customers and members of the public with whom we interact with regularly. Successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to work at MineSense and enter a MineSense office. Individuals that cannot be fully vaccinated due to a medical reason or another protected ground under Human Rights legislation may request an accommodation. We will do our best to accommodate those who are unable to be vaccinated.