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Engineering - Product Engineer

Cambridge, ON, Canada Req #227
Friday, September 25, 2020

About Us


The Glen Dimplex Americas organization operates in North, Central and South America. Focused on 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. The organization’s portfolio of leading brands are strategically positioned to meet the market challenges of tomorrow by enhancing the moments that matter in life and in the environment.

The Dimplex brand focuses on innovation, inspired design and energy efficiency while the Cadet brand invites warmth and dependability at a value appreciated by its customers. Together these brands provide complete product offerings in the residential and commercial comfort categories, ranging from electric heaters, to fireplaces and controls. Dimplex also delivers on inspired design in the category of home furnishings with a complete line of mantels and media consoles.

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.

Reporting to and under the general direction of the Engineering Manager, the Product Engineer is responsible for the development and maintenance of competitive and innovative products to meet customer requirements, and delivery expectations. The incumbent is responsible for delivering varied engineering assignments requiring general familiarity with a broad field of engineering. The incumbent will also participate in independent studies, analysis, interpretations and conclusions. In this role, the employee’s work is not supervised in detail, but technical guidance may be given by the Engineering Manager.
Position Responsibilities:

Product Development and Maintenance:
• Create drawings and other documentation to Dimplex standards and procedures.
• Create solid models and detailed drawings in Solidworks from a design concept, taking into account manufacturability, cost, regulatory standards, timing, and materials, etc.
• Deliver on any product changes through our Product Change Notification system (PCN). Alter any drawings that require modification and send updated plans to suppliers.
• Own item masters and bills of material in Dimplex’s internal system, PdMain.
• Take a disciplined approach to all Engineering work.
• Ensure adherence to the PDP
• Prepare samples for regulatory testing. Test samples according to test plan.
• Complete sample evaluation reports for quality assurance.
• Create and maintain thorough Engineering documentation.
• Provide technical guidance for sourcing issues.

Project Management:
• Create Gantt chart of project timing with the Project Team and take responsibility for the project management of the Engineering tasks.
• Complete projects and tasks within the requirements of our internal and external customers and suppliers.

How to Apply


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Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
  • Job Start Date Monday, September 28, 2020
  • Cambridge, ON, Canada