The average salary for an Operations Engineer in Canada is C$71,215.
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Job Description for Operations Engineer
Operations engineers direct and perform tasks related to solving operational issues within their organization. They analyze and design operations that will improve work flow, handle equipment layout, and help ensure accident prevention. Operations engineers also lead training programs for employees, process cycle times and production records, and help with cost control and reduction. They are also tasked with planning, designing, and modifying current and future designs for facility and equipmen…Read more
Operations Engineer Tasks
- Support and design technical operations, including physical layout of equipment.
- Coordinate and negotiate between involved parties to meet goals.
- Lead cost savings, cleanliness, quality, or other initiatives.
- Document existing operational processes, equipment, and processes.
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Popular Skills for Operations Engineer
Lean Process Engineering
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Skills in Project Management, Engineering Design and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Lean Process Engineering.
Pay by Experience Level for Operations Engineer
An entry-level Operations Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$65,735 based on 5 salaries. An early career Operations Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$63,946 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Operations Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,782 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Operations Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$104,718 based on 16 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Operations Engineer in their job title in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador earn an average of 40.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (26.4% more) and Toronto, Ontario (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (26.3% less) and Edmonton, Alberta (0.3% less).
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