Application – Robotic Finishing Engineer – FR-2211-01

We are fans of robots, teamwork and happy hour in all its forms!

We’re great at what we do, and that includes partying!

We work in high technology, so we know the numbers! Here are the ones to remember about us:

  • 65+ employees
  • 18,200 coffees per year
  • 63 corn roasts, happy hour, BBQ and other occasions to have fun together
  • 1 legendary end-of-year party (we promise!)
  • 15+ bike aficionados
  • 1,522 pounds of iron to pump in our gym
  • 160 Super Smash Bros games per year
  • 2 dungeon and dragon leagues

Ready to join us? You have an interest in automation and robotics? That’s great, because we are looking for an Application – Robotic Finishing Engineer.

AV&R is a Quebec engineering company specializing in robotics that is recognized worldwide and that works in the fields of aerospace, energy and orthopedics.


Within a multidisciplinary team, you will apply and configure the technologies related to our robotic solutions for specific machining needs.

Job Type: Full-Time, permanent
Deadline for submission applications: As soon as possible
Main place of work: Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville


  • Establish robotic finishing configurations and recipes (profiling, polishing, deburring, etc.)
  • Participate in the selection and configure existing equipment – ​​robots, motors, abrasives, sensors, operation sequences – to perform robotic finishing processes
  • Participate in the validation of concepts and layouts of elements in systems using simulation software (i.e. HandlingPro software)
  • Develop and test tools for new robotic finishing processes
  • Start up systems at local and international customers
  • Validate and develop processes
  • Provide training to customers
  • Write technical documents
  • Perform any other related task


  • BAC in mechanical engineering, automated production or other relevant fields
  • 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in metal surface finishing processes
  • Attention to detail and a habit of meticulous work
  • Basic knowledge of mechanics, electricity and programming i.e. test bench assembly)
  • Ease of evolving in a development environment: many unknowns/uncertainties, frequent trial and error, failures are part of the process
  • Analysis and resolution of complex problems
  • Systematic approach
  • Knowledge of abrasives (brushes, discs, etc.) and their parameters of use
  • Fluent in French and English, spoken and written
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Available to travel abroad (up to 30%)


  • Possibility of remote working
  • Flexible hours
  • Group Insurance
  • Group RRSP
  • Social activities
  • Free coffee and fruits
  • Birthday paid leave
  • Work-life balance
  • Telemedicine program
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Gym
  • And much more…


Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to AV&R’s Human Resources Department at Please include the job number for which you are applying to in your application.