Mechanical Assembly Technician -Toronto

Job title: Mechanical Assembly Technician -Toronto
Posted on: July 3, 2019
Job Description:

WESCAM’s Applied Physics Specialties (APS) division is a design and manufacturing company specializing in custom opto-mechanical lens assemblies and aspheric components. APS is located in Don Mills, Ontario.

Innovative and vertically integrated, APS offers a unique combination of optical and mechanical technologies that take ideas from concept to working prototypes. The design and fabrication, diamond turning, CNC generating, high-speed conventional and computer-controlled polishing, coating and assembly processes are performed to very strict tolerances and conform to ISO 9001 standards.

At L3 WESCAM, we develop the most advanced and complex optical and sensor systems for global defense and military sectors, Homeland Security, Search and Rescue and Airborne law enforcement. From long-range covert surveillance missions to search and rescue operations, our MX-series systems, and the mission systems solutions they are a part of, produce stabilized high-magnification electro-optical and infrared images from airborne, marine and ground based platforms, enabling our customers to see farther and react quicker.

L3 WESCAM offers a culture of true innovation and collaboration, and above all – work that you can be proud to be a part of. What we do protects and saves lives around the world. To experience more, go to

•Assemble, repair, rework and/or troubleshoot complex electromechanical assemblies
•Maintenance of system file and tracking assembly documents
•Ensure all tasks are completed to customer’s required delivery date
•Generate Non-Conformance Reports

Desired Skills
•Strong Electronics and Mechanical background including assembly, tuning and troubleshooting Electronic/Mechanical devices
•Familiarity with reading and understanding technical drawings and schematics
•Thorough understanding of techniques in the use of hand tools, soldering, crimping and measurement equipment
•Excellent manual dexterity
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work within a team environment
•Able to work afternoon shift from 3pm-12:30am from Monday to Friday

Desired Experience and Education
•1 – 2+ years’ experience in the Mechanical and Electronics field
•Previous experience working in an ISO9000, AS9100 environment an asset
•Experience with Lean Manufacturing an asset
•Community College Diploma in Mechanical/Electrical technology or equivalent experience

Life at L3 WESCAM
Our work environment is both challenging and dynamic – our physical environment is state of the art. Here’s what you can expect as an L3 WESCAM employee
•Every other Friday off (paid – with our rare 9/80 work schedule)
•Free wellness programs
•Free fruit and bagels
•Subsidized cafeterias
•Basletball Court and Ping Pong table
•Work/Life balance that is supported
•Real opportunities for growth and development
•Everyone’s role at L3 WESCAM contributes to saving people’s lives

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe that diversity among our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our L3 WESCAM family, and our community by welcoming and encouraging applications from anyone interested without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran’s status, Aboriginal status or any other legally-protected groups. For people with disabilities, we work with you throughout the recruitment process to ensure you have what you need in order to be at your best. If you require any accommodation for any part of the recruitment/interview process, or as you begin you career with us just let us know and we will take care of you.

About L3 Technologies

L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems market and a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on both military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.

Organized into 3 segments – Electronic Systems, Communications Systems and Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems – L3 Technologies employs over 31,000 people worldwide with reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion.

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary.

Employment Type: Full-time
Field of Work: Manufacturing
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Company information

Company Name: L3Harris
Contact Name: Melis Curtamet
City: Toronto
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