Project Manager

Ionic Engineering is looking for a self-motivated, high-caliber and creative Senior or Intermediate Project Manager to join our multi-disciplinary design and service team.

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 years combination of design, engineering, project management, management, product development, and / or equipment manufacturing experience related to the mining and / or heavy industrial automation industries.

Notes: Preferences will be given to candidates that reside in the Greater Sudbury area or nearby Northern Ontario communities (willingness to relocate to Sudbury for those applying from other Canadian cities would be considered).

The applicant must reference ” Project Manager position”


Specific experience in one or more of the following is required:

  • Project Management or Design of automated and robotic systems
  • Project Management or Design of machinery in mining or other heavy industry
  • Project Management or Design of Electrical systems and Control Systems for Automation and/or Manufacturing Processes
  • Project Management or Design of hydraulic and pneumatic control systems
  • Familiarity with Basic Design Software for Electrical or Mechanical Design Systems (AutoCAD, SolidWorks, MicroStation, AutoCAD, Rockwell/Siemens/Schneider Software, Robotic Systems Software etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills is a requirement
  • Must be able to work independently on a complete design package and in a team environment

Key Functions:

  • Develop project scope, project schedules, and other project related plans
  • Manage project budgets, teams, schedules, scope, quality, risks, impact, value,
  • Assist in development of concepts of machine design, automation equipment, programming, electrical systems, and hydraulic and pneumatic control systems
  • Review, check and develop drawing packages for various stages of the projects
  • Assist on machine assembly and plumbing verification
  • Conduct technical studies, equipment and systems performance audits and generate reports
  • Write technical documents and reports for various stages on mining and industrial projects
  • Participate in testing and commissioning machines and systems at factory and customer facilities
  • Lead project technical design teams
  • Liaise with customer, suppliers, contractors and functional management teams
  • Manage projects and customer communications as required

YOUR Experience

Experience and Skills that are asset to this position:

  • Project cycles management: Initiating, Planning, Monitoring and Control, Closing
  • Time Management
  • Estimating and Project Costing
  • Verbal and Written Communication, Reporting and Reports Writing
  • Engineering, design and programming of automated equipment
  • Machine Control and Safety standards familiarity
  • Knowledge of instrumentation and electrical control systems experience would be an asset
  • Startup, construction management and commissioning experience would be an asset
  • Professional designation with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) is an asset
  • Project Management designation with Project Management Institute (PMI) is an asset
  • Ability to occasionally travel locally and abroad