Sparta Engineering Inc. Design Engineer Full Time in Cochrane, AB

Sparta Engineering Inc.

Branch Cochrane AB CA

Design Engineer
Cochrane, AB

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering. 5+ years of experience in a design engineering role….

Job Introduction:

Sparta Engineering is a leader in mechanical design for manufacturing. Working closely with both clients and world class manufacturers, our engineers are highly trained to develop products that meet client requirements with designs that complement manufacturer’s capabilities.

Working with Sparta provides many opportunities to apply engineering principles in developing creative solutions for unique problems. From performing a few calculations in order to confirm material selection, to performing large-scale design generation to turn clients visions into reality, you will have exposure to a wide range of engineering design opportunities.


  • Working closely with clients to design products per customer specification
  • Working with manufacturers to develop products that complement the manufacturer’s capabilities
  • Designing products to relevant codes & standards (ex. API 4f, API 7K, ABC, NBC, B30.20, B31.3, etc)
  • Developing products using standard engineering principles, 3D CAD software and FEA (Solidworks Simulation & Safi)
  • CAD drafting, generating 2D fabrication drawings

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in a design engineering role
  • 2+ years of experience using Solidworks (or similar) 3D CAD modeling software
  • 2+ years of FEA experience using Solidworks Simulation (or Ansys or similar)
  • Must have own work space (personal office), with high-speed internet, located in Cochrane, AB or NW Calgary
  • Able to work independently

Additional Qualifications:

  • Able to work effectively in a collaborative environment
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional problem-solving abilities
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment, and familiarity with different metal working processes (ie. welding, cutting, forming, machining, etc)
  • Experience with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, etc)
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and get things done on schedule
  • P.Eng, accredited by APEGA is an asset
  • Ability to interpret and apply design codes and standards
  • Able to communicate effectively in written documentation

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Cochrane, AB

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • FEA (Solidworks Simulation, Ansys or similar): 2 years
  • 3D CAD Modeling (Solidworks or similar): 2 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Cochrane, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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