Composite Technician - Assembly
Markham, ON
Location: Multimatic Technical Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada

Posted: September 4th, 2014

Position Overview:
Located in Markham, Ontario, Canada, Multimatic Technical Centre (MTC) is part of Multimatic’s Engineering Group. MTC provides advanced design, simulation, and prototyping services to Multimatic’s production divisions and to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s), niche vehicle manufacturers, motorsports organizations, military equipment contractors and consumer products companies.

MTC houses key engineering, testing and development capabilities under one roof, enabling rapid turnaround and tight integration between departments (vehicle systems engineering, production engineering, predictive methods, product testing and validation, composites, fabrication and prototyping). Additional specialized services utilize MTC’s full-vehicle multi-post test rig, and a proprietary vehicle dynamics simulator. These services are further enhanced by the capabilities of a fully equipped motorsports department.

Multimatic Technical Centre is looking for Assembly Technicians that will be responsible for fitting and assembly of complex composite structures utilizing various construction methods.

Plant Address:
85 Valleywood Drive
Markham, Ontario
L3R 5L9

Duties and Responsibilities:
Handle composite materials and tools in a safe manner and follow safety procedures
Abrade, clean and bond composite components using adhesives
Build assemblies of composite parts using mechanical fasteners
Follow build manuals and quality control processes
Route, trim, drill and sand composite components to supplied drawings
Fabricate templates and jigs to facilitate assembly, trimming and bonding
Consult and resolve quality issues as they arise
Training provided as required.

Education and Experience:
Comfortable using common hand tools and power tools
Ability to read and interpret drawings including GD&T
Ability to interpret basic instruction via detailed drawings / instructions
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Flexible schedule to accommodate shift work if required
Basic computer skills are required, familiarity with Microsoft Office is an asset
Basic understanding of composite component construction is an asset
Experience in auto body repair and finishing is an asset
Experience in manufacturing environments is an asset