Mechanical Designer

Mechanical Designer

🇨🇦 Calgary

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Onstream Pipeline Inspection Services Inc. is a provider of inline inspection services to pipeline operators in North America. Onstream is now accepting applications for the position of Mechanical Designer, based here in Calgary.

We have experienced incredible growth over the past few years thanks to our brilliant team of talented designers, engineers, and technicians. We have created cutting edge technology that make us one of the most versatile, responsive and agile players in the market, and we’re all about continuous improvement!

Essential Functions

  • Mechanical design and drafting of inline pipeline inspection tools and support equipment
  • Design of 3D solid models of parts, assemblies, and 2D drawings
  • Maintenance of bills of materials
  • Preparation of drawing packages required for ordering of parts and materials from vendors
  • Engineering liaison with shop and operations staff
  • Other responsibilities as required


  • Diploma or Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • CET or EIT designation (asset)


  • 3-5 years experience in a Mechanical Engineering environment
  • Preference will be given to individuals who are familiar with Inline Pipeline Inspection

Software Skills

  • 3D Solid Modeling software
  • Preference will be given to individuals with experience in Autodesk Inventor
  • Microsoft Office

Skills and Characteristics

  • Ability to read, write and speak fluent English
  • Strong social skills for communicating with co-workers and vendors
  • Ability to work closely with and take direction from senior designers
  • Willingness to learn with every opportunity
  • Ability to notice and deal with small details of high tolerance mechanical designs
  • High attention to details in mechanical designs
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical engineering fundamentals
  • Ability to complete tasks fully in a timely and quality manner
  • Willingness for hands-on interaction with shop, operations, and testing
  • Flexibility to adjust work hours when required to complete projects
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to prioritize tasks

Thank you for submitting your Application! Successful candidates will need to pass pre-employment Background Screening. Please note that only those selected for consideration will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

COVID-19 considerations:
Following local guidance.


  • DCS / DEC (preferred)


  • ILI or Downhole tool design: 1 year (preferred)
  • Inventor Software: 1 year (preferred)
  • Mechanical Engineers: 3 years (preferred)


  • English (preferred)


  • CET / EIT Designation (preferred)

Work Location: One location

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