Production Technician
Kardium
Vancouver, BC
Kardium is looking for talented and driven Production Technicians to join our manufacturing team in a permanent capacity. Our Production Technicians work in a multi-disciplinary environment with other members of the manufacturing team in the preparation, assembly, and testing of medical devices. Kardium offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits program, and the ability to participate in equity through a stock option plan. Essential abilities of the successful candidate include strong technical aptitude and hands-on skills, as well as the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Responsibilities

Preparation of electrical and mechanical parts required for assembly of medical devices using an array of hand and power tools as well as custom jigs and fixtures
Assembly of miniature precision components using a variety of methods including adhesives, fasteners, and laser-welding
Conducting tests to assess quality and reliability of device components and documenting the results
Detailed adherence to standard operating procedures for assembly and testing of device components
Working with engineering team to pilot novel manufacturing process technologies
Occasional operation of manual machine shop tools
The ability to work both morning and afternoon shifts
Experience

Excellent hand-eye coordination especially when working with a microscope
Experience with assembly of miniature mechanical components
Experience with basic electro-mechanical parts assembly, such as soldering and crimping
Experience with machine-tool operation
Personal Attributes

Highly dedicated, self-motivated and self-managed
Able to work with minimal supervision in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Excellent problem solving abilities and attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication and technical documentation skills
Good interpersonal skills, including maturity, teamwork, respect, courtesy, tact, and discretion
A strong drive to succeed with a track record of being highly productive
Ability to deal with changing priorities and requirements
Strong leadership skills with experience in delivering training
Desired Assets

Familiarity with assembly and testing requirements of medical devices and associated documentation
Prior exposure to Good Manufacturing Practices and working in a clean room
How to Apply

Recruitment is ongoing as there are multiple positions. You are encouraged to apply by sending a cover letter and résumé to jobs@kardium.com. Please use “071 Production Technician” as the subject line of your email.