AWT - Hydraulic Assembly Technician
Proax Technologies
Surrey, BC
Location: Surrey, BC

Starting Date:
Hourly rate/annual salary: To be discussed

General Description
Automation West Technology is a design and manufacturing firm for valve automation and related pneumatic air, high pressure gas, hydraulic and electric controls, and telemetry. AWT provides consulting, technical design services and engineering for natural gas, oil – pipeline and station valve automation. The Hydraulic Assembly Technician works with our technical team to provide support to the valve automation products and be responsible for the assembly and testing of hydraulic systems including valves, pumps, and other mechanical products sold by Automation West Technologies. Depending on project design, our Technicians combine our own components with supplier’s products or bring multiple supplier's products together to provide an end product to our customer. Due to the variety of components and variation of builds, unique assembly abilities are needed

Responsibilities
Assembles hydraulic and pneumatic systems in accordance to work order using hand and power tools.
Tests all assembled systems for standard expectations of quality, quantity, and time.
Maintains system accuracy but updating inventory records by updating parts used, defective parts, and additional parts needed.
Assists customers with needs assessment and completes repairs.
Coordinates with material handling, sales and others to expedite orders.
Maintain safe and orderly work area.
Other duties as assigned.

Work experience requirements
High School Diploma or GED,
2 year degree in Fluid power, Mechatronics or other mechanical disciplines strongly preferred.
Working knowledge of fluid power, preferred.
1-5 years of Assembly or Shop experience preferred.
Strong mechanical aptitude.
Strong sense of urgency and ability to prioritize to be able to meet the expectations of the customer of quantity and timing.
Detail oriented, to provide the highest level of quality.
Customer focused.

Education requirements
Same as above