Interested in working at Ionic?

We’d like to hear from you.

We’re always on the look out for technicians, engineers and business-minded people who are looking for a career solving problems and providing solutions to companies across the globe.

Current  Opportunities


Ionic Engineering has an immediate opening for an intermediate to senior mechanical designer. We are a unique Northern Ontario company that designs and supplies purpose-built automated industrial machinery. Our projects are fast-paced, novel, unique and challenging. Our facility consists of an office area with an attached assembly and integration shop. We offer competitive wages and benefits.

If you like to work in a fast-paced, continuously evolving environment where you get to challenge yourself daily, then this may be a good fit for you. Ionic Engineering delivers industrial automation solutions to clients around the world.

Soft Skills:

  • Ideal candidate is team-oriented, flexible, a self-starter, independent, diligent and practical
  • Well versed with MS Office suite and general computer skills
  • Ability to write technical documents such as specifications and instruction manuals


  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident, holding diploma from 3-year mechanical engineering technology program or2-year mechanical engineering technician
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience with design of purpose-built machinery
  • Proficiency with Solidworks is required (alternatively AutoCAD Inventor, Solid Edge or other similar professional parametric software packages)
  • Knowledge of GD&T is required
  • Capable of machine design and fabrication design with minimal supervision
  • Have practical knowledge of commonly available fabrication materials
  • Have practical knowledge of available mechanical hardware
  • Knowledge of different types of actuators
  • Experience with pneumatic/hydraulic designs and preparing pneumatic/hydraulic schematics
  • Experience in automated manufacturing would be an asset
  • Experience with instrumentation would be an asset
  • Experience with fabrication and machine shop equipment would be an asset

Job description:

  • Work with Professional Engineers and technologists to develop machine designs from concept to shop detail.
  • Source and specify machine components
  • Produce 3D models and 2D drawings sufficiently detailed for fabrication, primarily using Solidworks, but on occasion using AutoCAD or Microstation
  • Provide technical support for shop during assembly of equipment as required
  • Provide on-site commissioning assistance during installation and start-up
  • Produce basic technical documents such as scope of work, technical specification, instruction manuals etc.
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