Facility Engineer

Date: Apr 11, 2024

Location: Langley, British Columbia, CA, V4W 3Y2

Company: John Deere

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 185-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: Canada (CA) - British Columbia  - Langley  
Function: Manufacturing Engineering
Title: Facility Engineer - 103774


Salary range for this role: $73404-$110100 CAD.

Candidates applying for this position must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

Your Responsibilities


Located in the heart of the British Columbia's pacific northwest forestry region, John Deere Specialty Products produces forestry equipment with a focus on forestry swing machines. In late 2024, they will begin to produce tracked harvesters and tracked feller bunchers.  As a Facility Engineer for John Deere Specialty Products located in Langley, BC., you will be responsible for the continuous improvement of the mechanical systems for the Tracked Forestry Machines. You will be a part of a global product engineering team and work in a cross-functional team environment. In addition, you will:


  • Provides project management of projects related to the facility infrastructure, production equipment and processes that support the manufacturing operation.
  • Manage and oversee maintenance of all building, infrastructure & grounds systems.
  • Lead safety program management for key programs such as contractor safety, Lock-out/Tag-out, crane maintenance
  • Develop and maintain factory layouts

What Skills You Need


  • Background in engineering (mechanical, electrical, hydraulics)
  • Experience with building management systems
  • Preventive maintenance experience
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Excel, Powerpoint, Word)

What Makes You Stand Out


  • Knowledge of safety, & environmental laws & regulations
  • Skill in using computer aided design &/or engineering tools
  • Good communication skills, written & oral



Degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent experience.  University degree (4 years or equivalent).

**Please note: This position is eligible for a flexible work schedule arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes and remains subject to change. This position does not offer relocation.


In accordance with the John Deere Accommodation Policy, reasonable accommodation of any of these qualifications may be considered. An equal opportunity employer, John Deere requires a diversity of people, perspectives and ideas to address the complex challenges of its global business.


This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. 

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