Location: Multimatic Technical Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada
Posted: September 28th, 2016
Multimatic Technical Centre (MTC), located in Markham, Ontario, is a division of Multimatic Inc. MTC has a comprehensive development team supporting Multimatic’s automotive manufacturing divisions while also providing contract engineering services to a variety of customers. The facility has design, analysis, testing, prototype, composites, and motorsports departments.
MTC is seeking a Mechatronics Development Technician who will perform highly skilled precision work in the development, construction, assembly, and testing of a wide variety of mechatronic components and assemblies. Translates concepts and ideas into working prototypes. Requires the use of considerable capability, inventiveness, mechanical ingenuity, and creative ability.
Participate in the design of experimental mechanical and/or electromechanical assemblies
Work on complex and diverse assignments, operating CNC and conventional machine tools and hand tools to shape, fabricate, and install a wide variety of mechanical assemblies or electrical/electronic components
Recommend and work with a wide variety of materials including brass, aluminum, copper, tool steel, stainless steel, graphite, composites, and plastics, to tight tolerances
Fit and install precision components such as springs, balance mechanisms, gear-trains, and electronics into assemblies
Work from detailed drawings, verbal instructions or self-drawn informal designs
Maintain detailed documentation of steps taken to achieve results and provide feedback of lessons learned to project team
May informally instruct best shop practice and practical design to non-shop personnel
Perform related job duties as required
Technical school training beyond high school, or equivalent proven experience
Ten or more years of experience as an all-around machinist, including previous experience in precision fabrication and assembly
Demonstrated design capability, mechanical ingenuity, inventiveness, and problem-solving ability
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.