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Process Engineer

Job Description

Making manufacturing smarter.

The manufacturing industry is facing a significant transformation process and we want to ensure the industry's success in the future. To do so, we need forward-thinkers who have an eye for the bigger picture; and clever minds looking for answers. Help us get the manufacturing industry ready for the future of automation and digitalization. 

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2022, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2022 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2022.

Become a part of the Electronics Assembly Processing Engineering team on our journey to be a World Class Lean Digital Factory. Our team supports the day to day manufacturing operations, implements process improvements, and introduces new products into production. 

As a Process Engineer you have significant responsibilities for the technical support of our SMT (Surface Mount Technology) equipment and processes. This position will offer a challenge to a team-oriented individual who thrives in a fast paced, changing environment. Key skills required include strong problem solving ability, technical knowledge of electronics manufacturing processes and equipment, continuous improvement methodologies, and total productive maintenance. 

What will you do?

  • Develop and optimize processes and equipment for producing surface mount electronic assemblies (PCBA)
  • Specific equipment responsibilities include Laser Marker, Stencil Printer, Pick and Place, Reflow Oven, Automated Optical Inspection (AOI)
  • Complete root cause problem solving to solve daily production problems to support business KPIs (safety, quality, delivery, cost).
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to support production, drive continuous improvement and new product introduction projects.
  • Assist with new product designs and develop processing recommendations in line with Design for Manufacturing (DFM) guidelines
  • Help maintain and improve DFM guideline document
  • Analyze production process (Value stream mapping) to understand sources of waste, and develop solutions based on lean principles to eliminate non value add operations.
  • Define standard work, description of methods and documentation
  • Create detailed work instructions for new processes and equipment.
  • Training production staff on manufacturing processes and equipment.
  • Manage small projects or sub-projects within larger projects.
  • Practice change management techniques to ensure good team collaboration, and to foster a culture of effective continuous improvement.

What will you need to succeed?

  • University degree in Engineering, or related education and experience
  • PMP and P.Eng designation or eligibility is an asset
  • 3+ years of experience in manufacturing engineering, especially in electronics production
  • Self starter with strong organization and time management skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Familiarity with (SMT) Surface Mount Technology is an asset
  • Experience in a variety of lean tools including but not limited to: Value Stream Mapping, Standard Work, Pull Systems & Kanban, 5S/Visual Management, SMED, TPM, Kaizen, Poke Yoke, One-piece flow, Cell/Line design
  • Experience in Project management
  • Experience in Statistical Process control, and reliability standards (IPC)
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with NX, SAP, TeamCenter software is an asset
  • PLC programming experience is an asset

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.

Making a difference together we raised $385,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 38 non-profit organizations and planted 660 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time



Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

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