Product Safety Engineer

  • Location: Edmonton
  • Posting Date: March 15, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 448750
  • Consultant: Michael van Olm
  • Industry: Engineering
Product Safety Engineer – Hazardous Locations


Our client (a not-for-profit organization) has had a goal of making the world a safer and better place to live. They are the leader in creating a safe place to live for all. The company employees take pride in making a difference in people’s lives through the work that they do. They are looking for a Product Safety Engineer located in Edmonton, Alberta. A Product Safety Engineer is required to join our team working on compliance certification of hazardous location equipment. You should have experience in this area and be familiar with Hazloc standards and global certification. You should be able to work to ATEX, IECEx and North American requirements. Successful applicants will be customer-focused and have a background in manufacturing, process, or compliance assessment.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assessment of equipment for certification against published standards
  • Specify and in some cases conduct appropriate test programmes in accordance with the relevant standards
  • Specify the requirements for test samples
  • Conduct on-site assessments and/or test work at the clients’ premises
  • Prepare reports and certification documents
  • Ensure that project work is conducted on-time, within budget and in accordance with quality requirements

QUALIFICATION:
  • A Degree in electrical engineering or relevant compliance experience in an industrial manufacturing business.
  • Experience in hazardous location equipment.
  • Prior experience in product certification is highly desirable.
  • Good written and verbal communication (English), administration and interpersonal skills, together with a high level of computer literacy (Word, Excel etc) and attention to detail.
  • Application of technical judgements where necessary.
  • Able to work as an individual and as part of a team.
  • Ability and willingness to travel for short periods, mainly overnight but up to 1 week occasionally.

A competitive salary is offered including benefits. If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, please contact Michael van Olm at MacDonald Search Group michael@macdonaldsearchgroup.com 403-444-6487.