Mechanical Engineering Technician

Program Title – Mechanical Engineering Technician

  • Credential Earned
    Ontario College Diploma

    Full Time

    Program Length
    4 Semesters

    Program Status

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  • Tuition and Fees Second Career

Program Codes
Program codes are for September intakes except those that are indicated differently.
NORT-W110 (PC) Timmins Campus

Program Specific Information and Forms
Below are requirements or forms that have to be completed before the start of the semester or the date specified.
AutoCAD System Requirements (PDF, 99.5Kb)
SolidWorks System Requirements (PDF, 92Kb)

Program Description
Mechanical Engineering Technicians provide technical support and services including design, development, testing, manufacture, and maintenance of machines, tools, engines, heating and ventilating systems, piping, and electronic equipment. Students will learn to make sketches, layouts, 2D drawings, 3D models, record and analyze engineering data, make calculations & estimates and report their findings.

Career Opportunities
Northern College graduates are currently employed by consulting engineering firms, manufacturing & processing companies, public institutions and government departments in a wide range of industries including mining, oil & gas, forestry, automotive, and construction.

Transfer Agreements
Download the complete Articulation Agreement list for Universities and Colleges (PDF, 113KB). You can also visit OnTransfer. This site provides information and resources to help students and potential students find their way through Ontario’s postsecondary system.

Contact Information
Shane Storring, Program Coordinator
Tel: 705-235-3211 ext. 2249