Do you have strong experience in mechanical design? Do you dream of working for a Quebec-based engineering company specializing in robotics that is world-renowned and works in the aerospace and energy fields? Look no further, this job is for you!

At AV&R, we offer automated robotic finishing machines and automated visual inspection machines around the world and we are proud to have designed many systems used by the largest multinationals. The young, dynamic and relaxed work atmosphere will please you. Employees are environmentally conscious, respectful, creative, passionate, love to innovate and care about customer service. The expertise of our employees is the key to our success!

Job Description

As a mechanical design technician, you will be required to work in all phases of client projects (system design, engineering quote writing, assembly, installation, start-up and validation). As such, you will be part of a multidisciplinary team that integrates the company’s technologies and expertise into robotic systems for customers. You will also have to participate in the implementation of the PDM vault for new AV&R products.

Job type: Full-time, permanent
Deadline to submit application: as soon as possible
Main place of work: Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
Immediate supervisor: Mechanical Engineering Group Supervisor

Responsibilities and Main Duties

  • Design the mechanical portion of robotic systems
  • Model systems using SolidWorks software
  • Prepare manufacturing drawings and select commercial components
  • Design and prepare drawings of pneumatic circuits
  • Participate in the bidding and contracting of customized and commercial components
  • Liaise with manufacturers and product representatives to develop solutions
  • Supervise system assembly, may be required to participate
  • Perform system performance tests
  • Identify and develop innovative solutions to meet customer demands
  • Track project costs and timelines
  • Participate in the installation and start-up of automated systems at customer’s site
  • Perform any other related tasks


  • DCS (DEC) in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 years minimum experience in mechanical design of automated or robotic systems
  • Knowledge of SolidWorks software
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Professionalism, strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrate leadership and autonomy
  • Must be meticulous, passionate, conscientious and creative
  • Proficient in French and English, spoken and written
  • Ability to work in a simultaneous engineering environment
  • Hold a valid driver’s licence
  • Available for traveling abroad (20% of the time)

Other Assets/Skills

  • Experience in mechanical design of automated or robotic systems
  • Strong knowledge of PDM vault software
  • Knowledge of machine safety standards


  • Group insurance
  • Flexible hours
  • Telemedicine program
  • Wellness incentives
  • Possibility of telecommuting
  • Group RRSP
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Paid holidays, including a day off on your birthday

Contact Us

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.