Automation Engineer


Job Description

At EVRAZ, our strength starts with our people! As a team we collaborate to solve problems, contribute ideas and challenge each other to ensure growth and ultimately success for the business and our employees.

In this role, you will be accountable for the design, development, and maintenance of software process models and systems that are used to improve product quality, process efficiency and productivity. You will also be working with production and quality assurance personnel to provide data collection and automation for key process control parameters.


  • Work with production personnel, quality assurance personnel to understand processes being
  • Gather data and ensuring that the data recorded represents the process accurately
  • Analyze data and produce proof-of-concept process models
  • Write software to automate the process models
  • Work with information technology department to integrate the software into existing shop-floor systems
  • Maintain existing software process models developed in-house
  • Maintain other software process models that are no longer supported by vendors
  • Work with vendors to ensure newly purchased software process models perform optimally
  • Monitor model performance and tune as necessary
  • Recommend improvements to processes based on data analyses


  • Computer Engineering or similar educational background
  • Experience with software simulation and optimization an asset
  • Capable in industrial process control, software development and data analysis
  • Experience with control systems or materials science an asset
  • Familiar with software such as MatLab, Mathematica and Python
  • Strong statistical and analytical skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in a steel mill or other heavy manufacturing environment an asset
  • As the steel mill is a 24/7 operation, this position requires some after-hours support when the models aren’t performing properly

Our total compensation package includes amazing benefits!

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations and statutory holidays
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement

All applicants must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

Equal Opportunity Employer

EVRAZ North America is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

EVRAZ North America is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.

If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please e-mail or call: (312) 533-3577. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

Join a team that manufactures excellence, drives success and builds careers!

Job ID: 47041909
EVRAZ Inc. NA Canada
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