Application Engineer

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, S7K 8B3

Company: Applied Industrial Technologies

Our Purpose is to help our Customers, our Associates, our Suppliers, our Communities and our Shareholders in Achieving Superior Performance! This is what Applied Canada stands for. Applied® is a leading value-added distributor of bearings, power transmission products, engineered fluid power components and systems, specialty flow control solutions, and other industrial supplies, serving MRO and OEM customers. With over 50 facilities located across Canada and 650 Associates, Applied® supports the steel, mining, forestry, agriculture, automotive, oil and gas, food processing, power generation, pulp and paper, and transportation industries, just to name a few. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial, fluid power, and flow control applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber, fluid power, and flow control shop services. 


As an Application Designer in the Technical Services & Project Management Team, you will be responsible for developing innovative motion control solutions, managing risk for projects, and working with or leading the project team to complete the sale of the solution. The ideal candidate must be experienced, result driven and team focused.



  • Take ownership of the development of solutions from concept to completion
  • Collaborate with teams across the organization, as well as vendors to develop and deliver solutions to customers
  • Create/ manage technical documents and files
  • Provide support and expertise during project commissioning and aftermarket
  • Provide internal and external consultation on projects
  • Utilize your expertise of fluid power & power transmission applications to support sales growth
  • Stay up to date on the latest technologies while looking for opportunities to enhance Applied’s product and service offerings
  • Create quotes & proposals for projects
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Requirements and competencies: 

  • Mechanical Aptitude (3-5 years of experience)
  • P. ENG, CET, EIT or MET in relevant discipline preferred
  • CFPHS (Certified Fluid Power Hydraulic Specialist) would be an asset
  • Experience using 2D & 3D CAD software (Autocad & Inventor)
  • Strong knowledge in Fluid Power would be an asset Understanding of electrical integration in relevant technologies would be an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and follow complex projects with many stakeholders involved
  • Driven by team results Innovative mindset
  • Strong communication & presentation skills
  • Ability to manage time and be agile on projects
  • Willingness and ability to travel


You will be part of a stable and established company with consistently strong performance and growth. We encourage you to contribute fresh new ideas. Here is just some of what we have to offer:

  • Competitive compensation and bonus opportunities
  • Health, vision, and dental coverage, RRSP w/ company match
  • Paid vacation, sick time, and company holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement and opportunities for development
  •  Company supported community involvement opportunities


We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or any other characteristic prohibited by law.


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