Location: Canada QC   Type: Full Time


Optel is looking for a Mechanical Designer for its office in Campinas, Brazil. Working in a multidisciplinary project design team, the Mechanical Designer’s main mandate is to work on the design of our solutions according to customers’ requisites.


  • Design and develop mechanical systems according to customer needs following Optel's standards, procedures and templates.
  • Participate in the selection of mechanical components, technologies, materials and manufacturing processes to meet time, cost and quality objectives;
  • Work closely with other departments to obtain feedback, analyze recurring issues and propose corrective actions;
  • Provide technical support for operations and after-sales service;
  • Collaborate on the optimization of manufacturing processes by modifying the design of equipment to support the manufacturing, assembly and installation of components;
  • Maintain the company’s reputation by adhering to good design principles and by complying with various applicable regulations and standards;
  • Generate material lists, select and create new components required for project execution;
  • Support and ensure the proper execution of the project during the manufacturing phases, quality control, installation and any other phase requiring the support of the design team;
  • Actively participate in the continuous improvement of the department.
  • Any other related tasks.


  • College Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or related field;
  • Registration under CREA is an asset;
  • Relevant experience in mechanical system design in a relevant industrial field (Food, Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, etc.);
  • Good understanding of mechanical principles, geometrical tolerance, pneumatics, material resistance and risk analysis;
  • Experience in 3D modeling using SolidWorks software;
  • Advanced English;
  • Good communicator with peers and suppliers;
  • Independent with a good sense of priorities;
  • Knowledge of NR12;
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail;
  • Ability to work in a team and meet deadlines;
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment in constant evolution.