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Electromechanical Engineering Technician – MechatronicsNEW

The field of electromechanical engineering and mechatronics reflects the integration of four areas in engineering: mechanical, electrical, electronics, and automation. Graduates of the Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Mechatronics program will have the skills and knowledge to enter the workforce in a wide variety of industrial environments and advanced manufacturing facilities and can be involved with the design, implementation, maintenance and repair of robotic equipment, automation systems, and new product designs.


If you are a domestic full-time student who applies to Loyalist College for a January start program, is accepted, and confirms their offer of admission by December 15, 2021, your name will automatically be entered into a draw to win your tuition, a laptop, and other great prizes that are all part of The Ultimate Student Giveaway.

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This program will be delivered in-person for the Winter semester. For more information, please visit our Winter 2022 Program Delivery page.

  • Credential
    • Two-year Ontario College Diploma

  • Start Date

    September and January entry

  • Location
    • Belleville Campus

Graduates of this program may play an integral role in:

  • Testing, installing and maintaining automated systems and robotics and electrical systems
  • PLC programming and implementation
  • Supporting computer and electronic goods production
  • Developing and monitoring equipment in manufacturing operations
  • Computer and electronics production
  • Installing and maintaining electrical systems
  • Wholesale trade in machinery and equipment distribution
  • Consulting across industries to support business and the public sector
  • Prototype development

Is it for you?

This program holds rewarding opportunities for students who:

  • Are drawn to knowing how things work
  • Enjoy creative problem-solving
  • Get excited about working with and learning about new technology

Experiential learning

Learn through practical training and hands-on learning experiences:

  • Interpret and produce electrical, electronic, and mechanical drawings and other related technical documents and graphics for a variety of stakeholders in compliance with industry standards
  • Fabricate and build electrical, electronic, and mechanical components and assemblies in accordance with operating standards, job requirements, and specifications
  • Select and use a variety of troubleshooting techniques and equipment to assess, maintain, and repair electromechanical circuits, equipment, processes, systems, and subsystems
  • Maintain and repair electrical, electronic, and mechanical components, equipment, and systems to
  • Support the design and production of mechanical components by assisting in the specification of manufacturing materials and processes
  • Apply, analyze, build, install, commission, and troubleshoot a variety of mechanical, electrical, and electronic control systems, logic and digital circuits, passive AC and DC circuits, and active circuits
  • Install and troubleshoot basic computer hardware and programming to support the electromechanical engineering environment
  • Maintain and troubleshoot automated equipment including robotic systems
  • Establish and maintain inventory, records, and documentation systems to meet organizational and industry standards and requirements
  • Select electromechanical equipment, components, and systems that fulfill job requirements and functional specifications
  • Assist in applying quality control and quality assurance program procedures to meet organizational standards and requirements
  • Work in compliance with relevant industry standards, laws and regulations, codes, policies, and procedures
  • Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance and to remain current in the field and responsive to emergent technologies and national and international standards
  • Contribute as an individual and a member of an electromechanical engineering team to the effective completion of tasks and projects
  • Students in the program will have an opportunity to obtain the two levels of the Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification Program (SMSCP)

Outstanding faculty make the difference

  • Learn in well-equipped labs with knowledgeable and dedicated faculty.
  • Professors have wide-ranging industry knowledge and experience across mechanical, electrical, electronics and automation areas of engineering

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