Mechanical Assembly Technician
L-3 Communications
Don Mills, ON

WESCAM’s Applied Physics Specialties (APS) division is a design and manufacturing company specializing in custom opto-mechanical lens assemblies and aspheric components. APS is located in Don Mills, Ontario.

Innovative and vertically integrated, APS offers a unique combination of optical and mechanical technologies that take ideas from concept to working prototypes. The design and fabrication, diamond turning, CNC generating, high-speed conventional and computer-controlled polishing, coating and assembly processes are performed to very strict tolerances and conform to ISO 9001 standards.

L3 WESCAM offers a culture of true innovation and collaboration, and above all - work that you can be proud to be a part of. What we do protects and saves lives around the world. To experience more, go to

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Assemble, repair, rework and/or troubleshoot complex electro-mechanical assemblies
Maintenance of system file and tracking assembly documents
Ensure all tasks are completed to customer's required delivery date
Generate Non-Conformance Reports
Afternoon Shift work required, 3PM to 12:30AM (Monday to Friday)
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Desired Skills
Strong Electro-Mechanical background including assembly, tuning and troubleshooting Electronic/Mechanical devices
Familiarity with reading and understanding technical drawings and schematics
Thorough understanding of techniques in the use of hand tools, soldering, and measurement equipment
Excellent manual dexterity
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work within a team environment
Desired Experience and Education

1 - 2+ years’ experience in related field, high Tech Enviro
Previous experience working in an ISO9000, AS9100 environment an asset
Community College Diploma in Mechanical technology or equivalent experience
Life at L3 WESCAM

Our work environment is both challenging and dynamic – our physical environment is state of the art. Here’s what you can expect as an L3 WESCAM employee

Every other Friday off (paid – with our rare 9/80 work schedule)
Free wellness programs
Free fruit and bagels
Subsidized cafeterias
Work/Life balance that is supported
Real opportunities for growth and development
Everyone’s role at L3 WESCAM contributes to saving people’s lives

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe that diversity among our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our L3 WESCAM family, and our community by welcoming and encouraging applications from anyone interested without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, Aboriginal status or any other legally-protected groups. For people with disabilities, we work with you throughout the recruitment process to ensure you have what you need in order to be at your best. If you require any accommodation for any part of the recruitment/interview process, or as you begin your career with us just let us know and we will take care of you.
About L3 Technologies

L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems market and a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on both military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.

Organized into 3 segments – Electronic Systems, Communications Systems and Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems – L3 Technologies employs over 31,000 people worldwide with reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion.

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary.

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Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Afternoon - 2nd
Travel: No
Organization: Division L3 Wescam