Service Technician

Service Technician
Dartmouth, NS
Reference # KR-12654
   

Saab Microwave Canada Ltd. (SMC), a subsidiary of Saab AB Aerospace and Defense, was established as its own entity in 2006. Located in Dartmouth, N.S., SMC primarily provides support to DND for Saab Radar systems found onboard the Halifax Class Frigates. Services include program management, mobile repair parties, retrofit activities, repair services, and equipment modifications. SMC is taking on new responsibilities in relation to sustainable growth within Canada, and has over the last few years expanded its facilities and capabilities. Due to this growth, they are looking to add a Service Technician to their team.

As the Service Technician you will lead the installations and maintenance work on radars (naval, land based, or remote locations). You will be responsible for complex repairs of electronics/cabling/optics, performing shipping and receiving functions, performing packaging/assembly of complex kits and writing reports.

As the ideal candidate you have experience performing work on radar/sonar or sensor systems. You are able to read/interpret technical documents related to operations and maintenance and have experience working in a high voltage environment. You have (or are able to obtain) your NATO Secret level security clearance and are comfortable to perform work at heights. You also are able to travel nationally and internationally.

By joining the team at SMC you will be part of an organization that has firm commitments to growth in Canada and prides itself on maintaining a level of excellence in regards to serving the Department of National Defence. Working in an environment that provides its employees the latitude and flexibility to manage their own workload, you will get exposure to cutting edge technology and receive continual training to expand your technical knowledge. There is also room for professional advancement on a local and international scale. In return for your experience you will receive an excellent, competitive compensation package.

To express interest in this opportunity please apply online through the following link:

https://jobs.meridiarecruitment.ca/Careers/12597/

For more information contact Katherine Risley, Partner at 902-424-1120
or Emma Wach, Recruitment Specialist at 902-424-1104.

Meridia, a Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette company, is Atlantic Canada’s leading contingency recruitment firm that is focused on providing high quality, fast turnaround recruitment for professional and technical positions.

For more information on opportunities at Meridia, visit: www.meridiarecruitment.ca. For information on opportunities with our parent company, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, visit www.kbrs.ca


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Meridia Recruitment Solutions

Location

Dartmouth, NS

Closing Date

Jan. 18, 2019, midnight

Position Type

Full Time

Category

Skilled Trades

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Company Profile

Company Name

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Location

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Closing Date

Jan. 18, 2019, midnight

Position Type

Full Time

Category

Skilled Trades