Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians provide technical support and services or may work independently in mechanical engineering fields such as the design, development, maintenance and testing of machines, manufacturing plants and equipment.
Halifax, Cape Breton
Non-university certificate or diploma
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In the oceans technology sector, mechanical engineering technicians and technologists play a key role in assisting engineersindesigningand developing innovative machinery and robotics for applications such as oceanography, meteorology, defence, search and rescue, fishing, marine transportation and offshore energy exploration and development.
A Mechanical Engineering Technician and Technologist performs some or all of the following duties:
* The employment outlook over the next few years for this occupational group is "fair", which indicates the changes of a qualified individual finding work is around average.
This program is accredited with the Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB), a standing committee of The Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT). Graduates may be eligible for membership with TechNova.