Assembly Technician | Dartmouth

Location: Dartmouth, NS (Burnside)
Type of employment: Full-time

About the Role
Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for the assembly, processing, programming, activating, and testing of MetOcean’s products, often using a microscope or magnifier, soldering iron, and various dispensing tools.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare for assembly by comprehending schematic engineering drawings, manufacturing instructions, and parts lists; gathering required parts, tools, and materials
  • Perform complex and advanced assembly of products according to established specifications and instructions
  • Perform post-assembly checks and troubleshooting to avoid and identify defects
  • Build miniature transmitters, electronics, and mechanical parts
  • Utilize fine soldering processes, including surface mount technology
  • Potting and encapsulation of electronic assemblies
  • Complete product and performance testing using electronic test instruments, including multimeters and oscilloscopes, and record test results
  • Meet quality and production standards
  • Adhere to all ISO quality systems and standards
  • Adhere to all safety standards and protocols, including PPE use, to prevent incidents

What you’ll bring:

  • High School Diploma required, Diploma in electronics, mechanical, or similar considered an asset
  • Previous knowledge and proven experience in electronic or mechanical assembly
  • Experience safely and efficiently using a variety of tools, such as multimeters, soldering irons, hand tools, and power tools
  • Experience soldering and knowledge of safe soldering use
  • Ability to read and comprehend schematic engineering drawings and manufacturing instructions
  • Comfortable sitting and standing for extended periods of time
  • Physically able to bend, twist, crouch, and lift weight up to 50 lbs
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
  • Comfortable working independently and managing time to ensure efficiency
  • Knowledge and understanding of Occupational Health and Safety standards and protocols in an assembly environment

Are you interested?
If this sounds like an opportunity you would like to explore, we look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your cover letter and resume below.