Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Senior Facilities Engineer at our plant in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Facilities engineering is a very diverse field that incorporates elements of civil, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering, as well as construction, building systems, contract and energy management. The successful candidate will be a dynamic individual who thrives on continuous change and lifelong learning, and who sets and adjusts project priorities daily.

Perks and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive (FLEX) benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • On-site gym
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • Flexible work hours
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Essential Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Lead technical cross-functional teams to define facility and equipment project criteria.
  • Produce AutoCAD layout options to ensure equipment functionality and maximize effective and efficient usage of floor space.
  • Develop engineering specifications for equipment acquisitions, perform facility renovations/construction, supply mechanical/electrical services, install foundations and obtain team approval prior to tender period.
  • Arrange equipment supplier meetings with consultants to permit experts from each group to transfer crucial design data, questions and requirements.
  • Coordinate architectural and engineering activities during developmental phases from preliminary to final drawings for construction to ensure efficient and proper designs.
  • Liaise with Purchasing and Suppliers to ensure that acquisitions lead times are appropriate and effectively priced and that tender questions are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Review proposals technically to demonstrate specification compliance.
  • Coordinate, supervise and manage contractor on-site activities.

Position Requirements / Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline from a recognized University.
  • A minimum of 10 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel and Access.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to deliver multiple tasks to set schedules with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to think and solve problems efficiently and independently.

About Us

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

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