Mechanical Engineers/Designers

Located next to Toronto, Yorkville Sound is an industry leader with a wide range of professional audio products used primarily in sound reinforcement applications. To expand our next generation of product offerings, we are looking for experienced professionals to fill out our engineering teams.

At Yorkville Sound we are passionate about the products we create. With our products, we make or reproduce music. Our products are used at home and at small and midsize venues. We have a large product line under brand names such as Yorkville, Traynor and ART.

We have been creating and manufacturing products in Canada for over 50 years and have been serving Long & McQuade the largest musical equipment retailer in Canada, along with other distribution partners.

With over 250 employees, most of our products are designed and manufactured onsite in Pickering, Ontario.

If you are passionate about creating new products, we invite you to consider joining our team.

Job Description

An integral part of the engineering team, you will be designing and supporting audio products such as powered loudspeakers, audio power amplifiers, audio mixers and processors, headphone and microphone amplifiers, and more.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support manufacturing and design activities in a vertically integrated facility
  • Support developing new products based on custom requirements

Typical tasks can include

  • Creating or supporting engineering plans and documentation
  • Creating, revising and reviewing documentation required for manufacturing
  • Support developing products with manufacturability, reliability, cost and time constraints
  • Creating and conducting product verification tests
  • Assembly and tweaking of physical prototypes
  • Hardware and component sourcing

Requirements

Mandatory

  • More than 3 years' experience in mechanical design or support in industry
  • Hands on work with at least one of the following: sheet metal, castings, plastics, or wood
  • Mechanical Engineering degree or diploma

Desired

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong time management and attention to details
  • Strong oral communication and writing skills
  • Must be a self-starter and able to drive tasks to completion
  • Be an effective team player
  • Hands on, with ability to effectively work on prototypes
  • Flexible and quick to adapt to change
  • Knowledge in bringing products from conception to production

  • A passion and a wealth of knowledge in the audio sector a plus

Compensation and Benefits

  • Extended health care, life, and disability benefit package after three months of employment
  • Dental plan after 12 months of employment
  • Optional pension plan after two years of employment, 2% with company match
  • Profit sharing after two years of employment
  • On-site fitness facility

Unfortunately, because of the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to personally contact each applicant. If selected for an interview, you will generally be contacted within 2 weeks of submitting your application.

Please don't apply unless you meet all mandatory requirements.

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