Careers at PTI

Mechanical Designer

Posted on: September 13, 2023. Location: Winnipeg. Start date: ASAP
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Mechanical Designer – Full Time, Permanent 

PTI Transformers LP is a leading innovator of transformer technology with expertise in design, manufacture, delivery and servicing of medium and large power transformers using innovative, sustainable and custom-built solutions that bring value and quality to our customers.


Reporting to the Mechanical Engineering Manager, Mechanical Engineering Department, the Mechanical Designer is responsible to
convert customer and engineering requirements into cost effective, manufacturable designs, using modeling software, under supervision and
guidance of other designers


  • Read, analyze and interpret customer specifications
  • Learn the fundamentals in transformer design and manufacturing methods and apply this knowledge to the mechanical designs for the transformers
  • Draft engineering drawings for both parts and assemblies on Creo Parametric (3D CAD software)
  • Edit and design parts of the transformer model (Creo Parametric) as assigned
  • Perform alterations to models and drawings due to changes made to initial designs (REIs – Revised engineering instructions)
  • Use SAP (ERP software) to index transformer parts for ordering
  • Interpret engineering data and inputting into mechanical design spreadsheets and calculations as required
  • Update and upload drawings using PTI’s document manager (Workflow)
  • Identify areas for improvements in manufacturing processes, efficiencies, operational capacity and ISO standards


  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology from an accredited post-secondary institution is required
  • CTTAM designation would be an asset
  • Knowledge in 3D Modelling Software is required (e.g. Unigraphics, Inventor, Solid Works, Solid Edge, CREO, 3D CAD)
  • Computer literacy (MS Suite and AutoCAD)
  • Engineering design experience in a manufacturing industry would be an asset

PTI Transformers LP is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. PTI Transformers takes seriously its obligations under the applicable provincial legislation and will provide accommodations to job applicants needing assistance.

Applicants must be willing to complete a background check and reference check. Only those selected for the next steps will be contacted.

Here’s a sample of the many benefits PTI Transformers employees enjoy:

Comprehensive Employer Paid Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Health Care Spending Accounts, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance, Company Pension Plan, Free on-site parking, Employee appreciation events

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