Engineering Assistant (4-Month Co-op)

Job Title: Engineering Assistant Co-op
Job Location: Ajax, ON
Job Field: Engineering
Employment Type: 4-month Co-op

Besnovo (formerly BRIC Engineered Systems) is a leading system integrator in industrial robotics and automation and has a track record of developing sophisticated robotic solutions and systems for the aerospace, automotive, and advanced manufacturing industries. Besnovo’s robotic and automation products have been successfully deployed for worldwide customers, include the US Air Force and leading aerospace companies.

The successful candidate will report to the CTO at Besnovo and will support the engineering team with various engineering and R&D tasks.

Responsibilities:
Conduct literature/patent review, market research, and intelligence gathering related to robotics, laser, aircraft materials, and aircraft painting and de-painting
Support in vendor and manufacturer research for selecting components for new product development
Analyze simulation and experimental results using MATLAB, Excel, and/or other programming tools
Manage an inventory management system for controlling testing samples and associated documents
Support material evaluation using microscope and other tools
Draft technical reports, manuals, and presentations
Prepare meeting materials and take meeting notes
Perform other engineering duties assigned by the CTO

Qualifications:
Student working towards or have recently obtained an engineering degree in electrical, mechanical, material or other related disciplinaries
Excellent intelligence gathering, information analyzing, and technical writing skills
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Highly organized, creative, and detailed oriented
Proficient with programming in MATLAB and Excel
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting capabilities
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and adapt to change
Knowledge and hands-on experience with aircraft materials and paint, laser, photonics, and microscope are an asset
Self-starter working in an entrepreneurial environment
Proficient with Microsoft Office

How to apply: Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, a resume and a transcript to humanresources@besnovo.com

Thank you for your application. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. Besnovo Inc. is committed to accessible employment practices which are compliant under AODA and support equal opportunity. If you require any accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources at humanresources@besnovo.com . All personal information is collected under the authority of PIPEDA.