Electromechanical Test Lab Engineer

Job Details

LocationWindsor, ON, Canada
Job TypeContract Full-Time
Degree RequiredBachelor

Job Description

We are currently recruiting an experienced Electromechanical Test Lab Engineer (Corrosion and Elastomers) to join our team supporting our client in the automotive industry.


  • Work with customers in defining the test request, obtaining buy-in from local management for cost, timing, material and headcount requirements
  • Completion of corrosion vehicle teardowns and e-coat vehicle dissections
  • Instructing a team of technicians and co-op students in the teardown and dissection process documenting issues and concerns
  • Fixturing, testing and data collection related to Elastomeric based vehicle components
  • Various hydraulic and mechanical testing equipment will be designed and used to meet customer requests
  • Typical documentation will include extensive film thickness readings, metal loss readings and laser scanning of components as required
  • Reporting and communicating of proper information to affected product engineers will be an important aspect
  • Coordination and shipping of specimens and samples to various product engineers and suppliers
  • Working with external suppliers to lead the dissections of various components, track budgets and help generate purchase orders
  • Work with management and universities in interviewing, hiring and training co-op students


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Automotive/Material Engineering required from an accredited university
  • 3+ years of automotive experience with knowledge of propulsion systems in product development or manufacturing or quality
  • Engineering experience within the automotive industry, testing experience preferred
  • Understanding of the effects of corrosion on various metal alloys/compositions
  • Knowledge of vehicle body, chassis and suspensions systems
  • Competent with the Microsoft Office Suite of products including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, VBA
  • Strong time management, leadership, planning and follow-up skills
  • Excellent written and oral skills
  • Team Center and NX knowledge
  • Previous experience in paint and corrosion evaluation
  • Engineering experience within the automotive industry, testing experience
  • Experience working in a unionized environment
  • Good communication and leadership skills are required to coordinate and instruct bargaining unit mechanics


  • Must be willing and able to travel to USA, without restrictions, effective on the start date


  • Paid Benefits after 90 days (individual and family) – extended medical, out-of-country coverage, dental etc.
  • Pension eligibility, with employer match, after 1 full year of work (open enrollment every October)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus. Great candidates know great candidates

MEDA Limited is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of any of the protected reasons as described in the Ontario Human Rights Code. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, as described in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Accommodation requests will be reviewed and granted to those that request assistance during our hiring process.

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