Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Mechanical Engineering Technologist is C$54,935
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineering Technologists?
An entry-level Mechanical Engineering Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,811 based on 55 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineering Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Mechanical Engineering Technologists Do?
Mechanical engineering technologists serve primarily as problem solvers and troubleshooters in the manufacture, fabrication, and ongoing maintenance of machinery and automated equipment. The technologist typically works at fabrication and assembly of equipment parts according to design specifications. They works with customers and design documentation, as well as ensure that machinery and automated processes perform to standards. The technologist typically works within these design …Read more
- Write detailed specifications of parts and products from designs or actual mechanical systems.
- Install equipment and train other technicians in use and interpretation of equipment.
- Assemble, build, or prepare products and/or facilities for manufacture.
- Inspect and review prototypes, vendor parts, and line assembled pieces for fit to specifications and measurements.