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0211 Engineering managers
Engineering managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of an
engineering department, service or firm. They are employed by a wide range of private
sector and government establishments and by consulting engineering and scientific
research companies.
Example Titles
director, engineering research and development
electrical engineering service manager
engineering department manager
engineering manager
manager, telecommunications engineering service
production engineering manager
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Main duties
Engineering managers perform some or all of the following duties:
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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
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.
Employment requirements
A bachelor's degree in engineering is usually required.
Extensive experience in an engineering discipline, including supervisory experience,
is required.
Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial
association of professional engineers is usually required.
Additional information
Mobility to other technical managerial positions, or to research or senior
management positions is possible with experience.
Classified elsewhere
Architecture and science managers (0212)
Computer and information systems managers (0213)
Construction managers (0711)
Engineers and supervisors of engineers (in 21 Professional occupations in natural
and applied sciences )
Managers in transportation (0731)
Date Modified: 2013-02-21
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Manufacturing managers (0911)
Utilities managers (0912)
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