Assembly Technician (Dartmouth)

Location: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Type of employment: Permanent – Full time

The Company:
MetOcean Telematics is a leading global provider of satellite voice, satellite data, and complete
end-to- end satellite IoT services. Our business ranges across many different industry sectors,
with a focus on maritime solutions and custom defence and security products.

For more than four decades, we have assisted domestic and international customers with developing
and integrating Iridium hardware into a wide range of devices and applications. MetOcean
Telematics ensures critical data is transmitted, received and processed in the fastest
and most reliable manner possible anywhere on the planet.

The Position
Reporting to the Production Line Manager, the Assembly Technician is responsible for assembly,
processing, programming, activating and testing of MetOcean’s products, often using a microscope or
magnifier, a soldering iron and various dispensing tools. The Assembly Technician makes the
product.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Works with an established assembly team to build miniature transmitters
• Assembles miniature electronics and small mechanical parts
• Uses fine soldering processes including surface mount technology
• Potting and encapsulation of electronic assemblies
• Uses electronic test instruments including multimeters and oscilloscopes
• Records test results
• Meets quality and production standards
• Adherence to ISO quality system

Qualifications:
• Soldering

• Mechanically inclined, comfortable with using a variety of hand tools
• Ability to sit, stand, bend and twist
• Lifting up to 50 lbs
• Ability to work both independently and as an effective member of a team
• Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
• Excellent attention to detail
• Ability to read and comprehend schematic engineering drawings and manufacturing instructions
• Ability to use Microsoft programs (excel, outlook, word)

Education:
• High School or College
• 2-3 years of experience in electronic or mechanical assembly
The Perks:

• Competitive compensation
• Profit sharing
• RRSP matching
• 100% Employer paid group benefits

To apply
Please submit cover letter and resume to HR@metocean.com with Assembly Technician as subject
title.