Electromechanical Technician

Electromechanical Technician


Location: St. Jacobs, ON
Full Time Position

The electromechanical technician is a vital part of the manufacturing and service/repair processes. The person in this role will be responsible to ensure products, subassemblies, and components adhere to specifications by combining their knowledge of mechanical and electrical technology to build, test, and troubleshoot.

Company Description

Based in St. Jacobs, Ontario, Canada, Huron Digital Pathology has a 20+ year history designing sophisticated imaging instrumentation. Our end-to-end digital whole slide imaging solutions combine the award winning TissueScope™ digital slide scanner, image management software, and workflow enhancing accessories. We believe that innovation is the key to making digital pathology a ubiquitous reality. But for us, innovation is about more than just delivering great image quality and fast scanning speeds. It’s also about designing products that are simple to use and easy to integrate with your workflow.

If you love innovation like we do, let’s talk. We are looking for energetic people who want to join a team that’s setting the pace of innovation in the field of digital pathology. Our environment is fast-paced, fun, and highly collaborative – everyone’s contribution counts.

Key Responsibilities

  • Adhere to established manufacturing processes
  • Document assembly and test processes according to quality standards
  • Read blueprints, schematics, diagrams, or work instructions to determine methods and sequences of assembly
  • Align, fit, or assemble component parts, using hand or power tools, fixtures, templates, or microscopes
  • Troubleshoot, rework, and repair down to the component level
  • Generate Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs)
  • Solder PCB prototypes
  • Install electrical or electronic parts and hardware in housings or assemblies, using soldering equipment and hand tools
  • Work with manufacturing and service teams to continuously improve processes
  • Record customer complaints and work with other departments on a repair plan
  • May include travel to customer sites (lab or office environments) to perform repairs or troubleshoot
  • Incoming parts inspection
  • Housekeeping/maintenance of manufacturing and storage areas
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates — providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person

Qualifications & Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong electronics and mechanical background
  • College diploma in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, or technology or related field
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and professionalism in front of customers
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel

Additional Desired Skills

  • Experience in mechanical/electrical engineering development/ manufacturing organization
  • Familiarity with ROHS standards
  • Familiarity with good ESD prevention practices
  • Working knowledge of good manufacturing practices, experience with lean manufacturing
  • Awareness of ISO 13485 or ISO 9001