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    Project Engineer/Specialist
    Job Type Full-time
    Job Status Sourcing
    Date Posted Wednesday, 30 March 2016
    Location Hawkesbury, Ontario
    Company Information OpTest Equipment

    Hawkesbury, Ontario,
    Website: http://
    Job Description

    OpTest Equipment Inc. is a Canadian manufacturing company located in Hawkesbury, Ontario, about 45 minutes from the Montreal West Island , halfway between Ottawa and Montreal.

    More information about OpTest and our products is available at www.optest.com .

    We are searching for candidates to apply for the following position: Project Engineer/Specialist

    Minimum Qualifications: Education: B.Eng./B.Sc. (or equivalent experience)
    Languages: English (& French)
    Years of Experience: > 3 yrs

    Work Experience:

    -proven experience and knowledge in the Pulp & Paper industry (technology transfer advantageous)
    - project planning and execution in a P&P environment
    - technical writing, user and service manuals, customer reports,
    -collate project data and produce sales oriented arguments
    -making technical presentations and trials
    - meeting project bench marks and time-lines
    - worked on goal oriented projects,
    -Testing and validation of laboratory and on-line equipment


    -pragmatic, analytical, well organized and an excellent planner
    -hands on, problem solver and team player
    -customer focussed dealing with people in stressful situations
    - knowledgeable in process & quality systems,
    - investigation of the literature on a technical subject
    - literacy in computer software

    Additional Experience in the following would be an asset:

    - programming, electronic design and optics
    - Presentations at seminars & conferences
    - Published author (refereed journals)

    Duties & Responsibilities

    Travelling: up to 25% Domestic and international

    Job Description:

    -participate in project development
    - plan and manage alpha & Beta site projects
    - liaise with mill personnel, perform pre-site installation visits
    - prepare project plans and reports
    - technical in-house and customer presentations
    - provide technical support for product start-ups
    - support of the sales and service activities
    - assessing customer application and generating payback scenarios
    - prepare customer Technical Service Reports
    - prepare R&D Reports
    - perform instrument validation
    - author technical manuals, user and service
    - OpTest “image analysis systems” product demonstrations and trials
    - technical support for agents and distributors, including domestic and international travel with sales personnel

    Please send resumes by e-mail to otesthr@optest.com 
    We will only contact applicants who have been selected for interview.

    How to Apply
    Email Resume To otesthr@optest.com
    Contact Info Roland J. Trepanier
    Contact Email: otesthr@optest.com

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