Engineering Managers

(NOC 0211)

Career Description

Engineering managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of an engineering department, service or firm.

Duties May Include

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities and operations of an engineering department, service or firm
  • Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the engineering and technical work performed in the department, service, laboratory or firm
  • Consult and negotiate with clients to prepare specifications, explain proposals and present engineering reports and findings
  • Assign, co-ordinate and review the technical work of the department or project teams
  • Recruit personnel and oversee development and maintenance of staff competence in required areas
  • May participate directly in the design, development and inspection of technical projects or in the engineering work of the department.

Examples of Titles

Electrical engineering service manager
Engineering department manager
Engineering manager
Engineering research and development director
Production engineering manager
Telecommunications engineering service manager

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Ontario Tech University
Oshawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Comprehensive Engineering Bachelor; Honours
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Toronto Metropolitan University
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Undeclared Engineering (First Year Studies Only) Bachelor
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Red Deer Polytechnic
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Engineering - University Transfer (Year 1) Bachelor; Honours; University Transfer
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University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Design - Engineering Route Bachelor
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Western University
London, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Integrated Engineering Bachelor; Honours
Law/ Integrated Engineering Bachelor; Honours
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Modified on January 26, 2022