Production Technician

  • Location

    Markham, Canada

  • Sector:

    Other Areas

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  • Contact:

    Tavia Delisser

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Title: Production Technician

Type: Full-Time

Location: Markham, ON

Days/Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am -5pm

Our client, a leader in their field, currently has an opening for a Mechanical Assembler to join their team in Markham. Join a great team in a beautiful, modern work environment!

Job Summary:

As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the Mechanical/Production Technician participates in assembly and testing of sophisticated instruments in the detection of multiple proteins in single biological cells, and other related instruments


  • Perform complete hands-on assembly of electric and mechanical modules, integration, operation and testing of complicated analytical production instruments
  • Demonstrate thoroughness, attention to detail and meticulousness of assembly and testing are critical
  • Strictly follow the protocols and standard operating procedures
  • Write test reports and other documentation (including revised and new SOPs)
  • Participate in improvement and preparation of documentation
  • Servicing and refurbishing of returned instruments
  • Work in collaboration and support other departments, such as R&D projects
  • Work on ad hoc projects as they arise


  • Technical diploma (electrical or mechanical) combined with relevant work experience is a must have
  • Strong Mechanical Assembly Experience
  • 2-5 years of experience in hands-on assembly of complicated electrical or mechanical or optical assemblies - including as many of the following: cables, electrical power distribution modules, vacuum systems, delicate ion-optical modules, precision piezo ceramic/stepper motors and laser
  • Exceptional troubleshooting skills with electrical, mechanical, components (optical is a nice to have)
  • Knowledgeable and proficient in lead-free soldering
  • Manual dexterity and ability to handle small delicate assemblies
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Ability to comprehend and follow complicated electrical, mechanical drawings and performs measurement and verification of parts compliance to drawings.
  • Ability to solve complicated instrument malfunction problems independently and with minimum supervision
  • Familiarity with QPulse Document Management System or any other ISO System
  • Team player, positive attitude, and punctual
  • Strong learning and communication skills
  • Open to new ideas and concepts
  • Proficient with Excel and other applications for data analysis, a nice to have
  • Occasional heavy lifting (up to 50 Lb) during assembly operations may be required