Optical Assembly Technician – North York

Job title: Optical Assembly Technician – North York
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.

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 http://www.WESCAM.com

Learn more about what we do…

Responsibilities
•Assemble and/or troubleshoot optical/mechanical assemblies following all established manufacturing processes and procedures in alignment with AS9100 standards
•Repair or work on existing assemblies
•Work with Engineering, Optics, Coating, Machine Shop and Quality Assurance on ensuring standards are met and product conforms to customer requirements
•Participate in the development of new product release (testing, assembly process and documentation)

Desired Skills and Experience
•Ablility and skill working with measuring tools, lasers and optical alignment equipment
•Previous work experience in an AS9100 and Lean Manufacturing environment is an asset
•Excellent hand-eye coordination/manual dexterity
•Ability to read and interpret technical drawings
•Attention to detail
•Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills that translate into working in a team based environment
•Available to work on either Afternoons from Monday to Friday 3pm – 12:30am or on Weekends from Friday to Sunday from 7am – 7pm

Desired Education
•Diploma – related to Optics or equivalent in 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
•Work/Life balance that is supported
•Real opportunities for growth and development
•Everyone’s role at L3 WESCAM contributes to saving people’s lives

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.

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 your career with us just let us know and we will take care of you.


Employment Type: Full-time
Field of Work: Manufacturing
Required skills:

Company information

Company Name: L3Harris
Contact Name: Melis Curtamet
Email: melis.curtamet@l3harris.com
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