Newport News, Virginia


Do you have the desire to join us in a collaborative environment at Canon’s largest manufacturing hub in North America? Change the direction of your career at our Regional Technical Headquarters. Our team continues to expand with new opportunities in the area of Mechanical Product Engineering.
Along with one of the best compensation and benefits packages in our field, our “work/life” balance philosophy is unmatched in the industry. A great effort is placed to create a quality work experience where your development and job satisfaction is a top priority to us.
We are seeking candidates for the position of Engineer III - check out the information below to learn more!


This engineer provides mechanical/system engineering support for manufacturing.
- Train/Mentor less experienced engineers.
- Approve and provide guidance for process/product changes.
- Write or improve policies or procedures.
- Develop presentations and present to project team or Director level.
- Provides mechanical technical recommendations.
- Reviews reports and provides feedback.
- Effectively handles multiple projects regularly.
- Develop complex test plans for multiple parts stack ups or to identify root cause for investigations.
- Develops project schedule with other departments.
- Demonstrate knowledge of mechanical parts, assemblies, manufacturing methods, design concept and functionally. Develop VE ideas.
- Independently support business teams.
- Utilizes drawings, specifications and supporting documentation when evaluating mechanical parts/products/process.
- Investigates manufacturing problems with mechanical parts and systems.
- Evaluate new production parts to complete tool approval.
- Use Oracle to issue product change notices.
- Able to research and communicate part change history and impact to product.
- Research and propose potential new suppliers for mechanical parts.
- Participate in customer/supplier technical communication.


PLEASE NOTE: As a federal government contractor, we comply with all applicable federal laws, regulations, orders and mandates.  As a result, the person performing this role must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless the Company grants an exemption based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. 
- A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and 5-8 years’ experience preferably in a manufacturing environment.
- Fluent with CAD applications.
- Problem solving and decision making skills.
- Advanced project management skills.
- Basic leadership training.

Company Overview

About our Company - Canon Virginia, Inc. located in Newport News, Virginia is a global manufacturer for Canon’s office and consumer products. Our innovative and efficient production methods along with our environmental commitment make us a leading global manufacturer. Since opening our doors in 1985, Canon Virginia has provided world class manufacturing services. It is the policy of Canon Virginia, Inc. (CVI) to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, creed, color, age, sex, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, national origin, or physical/mental disability except where there is a bona fide occupational qualification. This policy relates to all phases of recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits administration and participation in company sponsored employee activities. This includes hiring, promotions, demotions, transfers, layoffs, recall, training and terminations. Employment practices will conform to all federal, state and local laws on non-discrimination.

Newport News, Virginia

Canon is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Veteran. We value the diversity of our workforce and knowledge of our people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the "EEO is the Law" poster, click here, and to view the supplement, click here. To read our Pay Transparency Statement, click here.

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