Processing Project Leader in Cambridge at Shred – Tech

Date Posted: 11/15/2022

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Job Description

  • Responsible for adhering to Shred-Tech Project Management Procedure as laid out in ST Quality System.
  • Upon Project Assignment, is responsible for all aspects of Project Management Contract Review to Final Test of System.
  • Performs/supervises equipment testing to ensure performance expectations are validated.
  • Accountable for ensuring that the function, cost, and timing targets for each project are achieved. Responsible for advising Processing Team when there is concern that these targets are at risk.
  • Responsible to obtain concise, accurate, design criteria that are supported by written customer approvals
  • Travels to customer’s site to commission project as required



  • Execution of Processing Engineering goals and objectives as set by the Processing Team Leader and Processing Business Manager


  • Assist in developing project plans, budgets and schedules that are achievable and satisfy business requirements.
  • Prepares Engineering documentation, drawings, BOM’s, ECN’s and Product Manuals.
  • Creates Sales Proposal Drawings using CAD skills to assemble components from other Shred-Tech systems. Calculates hopper volumes, equipment weights, system capacities etc.
  • Technical and product support to Service, Quality Assurance, Production & Purchasing requirements


  • Responsible for supervision of projects they have been assigned to manage.
  • Mentor peers
  • Promote an open learning and knowledge sharing environment


  • Adhere to and follow all business processes.


  • Manage project activities within assigned budget.
  • Propose cost improvement opportunities.


Education:     B. Sc in Engineering or Equivalent

P.Eng eligibility and Professional Project Management Certificate would be an asset.

Experience:   5-8 years of Engineering system Concept and Design experience, including experience with Material Handling, Classification and Reduction equipment.   

3-5 years project management experience.  Working knowledge of North American and European Safety Codes. 

Training in pneumatics and hydraulics theory would be an asset.

Specific Skill, Ability and Knowledge:

  • Demonstrates professional communication skills in dealing with customers, suppliers, and business partners
  • Strong project management skills – planning, organizing problem solving & decision-making
  • Strong experience in Solid Works, AutoCAD 14/2000, GD&T, MS Word and Excel
  • Experience in gear, drive system selection and hydraulic system would be an asset.


We’re ambitious and we expect our team to give their best effort to achieve the goals we set together. In return, we invest in people who are committed to growing with us. We offer:

  • Excellent company paid benefits after probation, including extended healthcare, dental, vision and employee assistance program
  • Group RRSP with company matching after 1 year
  • Safety boot reimbursement up to $150
  • Prescription safety glass program
  • Opportunity for growth through internal recruitment
  • Social events throughout the year, including BBQ’s, golf tournament, holiday party for adults and more!


Shred-Tech® is globally recognized for designing and manufacturing first-class shredding & recycling systems to cost-effectively meet our customer's waste reduction and recycling needs.

At Shred-Tech, we value diversity and work to ensure all employees and candidates have equal opportunities to succeed. Should you require accommodations of any kind to apply for this position, please contact us. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.