Metalfab LTD offers great career opportunities within the field of manufacturing Fire Trucks.   The Metalfab team consists of welders, machinists, electricians, laborers, engineers and technologists, sales people, accounting personnel, and many other positions.  The Metalfab plant is located in Centreville, NB along the picturesque Saint John River Valley.

Job Title:   Mechanical Engineer – Fire Truck Manufacturing
Location: Centreville, New Brunswick 

About Us:  Metalfab Firetrucks is committed to crafting reliable emergency vehicles that serve as crucial assets for fire departments nationwide. Specializing in aluminum firetruck bodies, our dedication to excellence, combined with the unique rural surroundings of Centreville, makes us an ideal workplace for individuals seeking an Engineering career in New Brunswick.

Job Description:  We are actively seeking a skilled Mechanical Engineer to join our dynamic team of professionals. As a Mechanical Engineer at Metalfab Firetrucks, you will play a pivotal role in designing and developing firetrucks, specializing in heavy truck upfitting. Your expertise in aluminum and/or steel manufacturing, hydraulics, pneumatics, heavy truck electrical systems, and fluid mechanics will be essential in creating top-of-the-line vehicles. 

Key Responsibilities: 

Collaborate with the team on 3D design to optimize the efficiency and functionality of our firetrucks.

Play a vital role in the research and development of new products to meet evolving industry standards and customer requirements.

Enhance our product line by incorporating knowledge of 3D design, heavy truck chassis equipment and components, as well as fluid mechanics. 


Mechanical Engineering degree

5 years of experience in mechanical engineering and design.

Proficiency in steel and aluminum manufacturing, hydraulics, pneumatics, heavy truck electrical systems, and fluid mechanics.

Demonstrated expertise in 3D upfitter design.

Familiarity with heavy truck chassis equipment and components.

Proficiency in standard computer software (e.g., Inventor, AutoCAD, Office).

Passion for innovation and the ability to work on research and development projects.

Strong adaptability to new technologies and industry trends.

Effective team player with independent problem-solving skills.

Preference will be given to those with the following assets:

Familiarity with aerial firetrucks.

Understanding of electric vehicles.

Knowledge of metallurgy.

Welding background.

Knowledge of heavy truck components and equipment.

Knowledge of mobile air conditioning systems.

Proficiency in MRP software.

If you are a highly motivated Mechanical Engineer with a passion for designing cutting-edge firetrucks and contributing to a dedicated team, we encourage you to apply. Join us at Metalfab Firetrucks and be a part of our mission to create safer and more efficient firetrucks that protect communities across North America.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are excited to be a part of our team in Centreville, New Brunswick to tyork@metalfabfiretrucks.com