Mechanical Technologist

Iris Dynamics Ltd.

August 07, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Manufacturing and Production
Job Summary: 

VICTORIA– Mechanical Technologist needed for exciting work with an emerging tech startup.

Our ideal candidate’s background includes:

Education, Experience and Professional Registration

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology, and have not yet worked in the industry
  • Experience with mechanical investigations and troubleshooting, project planning, design review, and cost estimating
  • Typical performance problems, maintenance issues
  • An understanding of evaluating, commissioning and troubleshooting protocols
  • Some experience and understanding of electrical designs and programming
  • Are familiar with machining of plastics such as HDPE and UHMW

Skills and Competencies

  • Intermediate Microsoft Word and Excel skills
  • Good organization skills and attention to detail, with ability to shift focus between changing priorities and effectively contribute to multiple projects
  • Good ability to communicate technical information with clients, trades, other employees, and project manager
  • Intermediate CAD
  • Can operate manufacturing & prototyping equipment such as CNC mills/lathes, etc

Responsibilities will include:

  • Fabrication of prototype and production parts
  • Assembly of component pieces and end products
  • Quality Assurance
How To Apply: 

Please submit resume and cover letter to