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Production Assembler - Quester Tangent Corporation

Production Assembler - Quester Tangent Corporation

Manufacturing and Production Jobs

Assemble the future of global transit technology in the heart of Canada’s scenic Pacific Coast!


About Us:

Quester Tangent has been at the forefront of train technology for over 30 years. Located on Canada's scenic Pacific Coast, we cover the full lifecycle of train electronics, from design to support. Our technology enhances public transit across North America and Asia, improving efficiency, safety, and comfort. Join us in making a significant impact on the world’s transit systems.

Your Role:

Our electronics assemblers play an important role in assembling, inspecting, and testing electronic assemblies and components, including printed circuit boards, cables, wiring harnesses, and enclosures. We are very proud of our high-quality workmanship.

If you are an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual with keen attention to detail, we would be happy to discuss this opportunity with you to join our team.

What You’ll Do:

- Assemble kits of electronic components from general inventory using Bill of Material printouts.

- Assemble electronic circuit boards using standard production documentation, including assembly drawings, schematics, and component descriptions.

- Assemble system wiring harnesses and cabling following standard production documentation, such as assembly drawings and schematics.

- Assemble mechanical sub-assemblies and complete system assemblies using standard production documentation.

- Install production software and firmware into completed electronic assemblies.

- Close jobs according to the production schedule and budget.

- Optimize processes to increase efficiency.

- Train new Production Assemblers in standard processes.

- Complete quality inspections in accordance with existing standards.

- Handle and store materials and products with care, maintaining accurate quality records.

- Control the processing or delivery of nonconforming products until deficiencies are corrected.

- Document all production and test activities and assist in maintaining assembly, test, and configuration management records.

- Identify and record any product quality issues.

- Initiate actions to prevent product nonconformity and improve products and processes.

- Verify the implementation of corrective actions.

- Perform other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Must-Have:

- Minimum 2 years of experience as an Assembler in electronics industry.

- Knowledge of all aspects of electronic circuit board assembly including component handling, soldering, and cleaning in a static controlled environment.

- Understanding of all aspects of electronic hardware assembly including cable assembly, mechanical support hardware and enclosure assembly.

- General knowledge of production techniques, standards, manufacturing and quality control principles and practices.

- Basic knowledge of computer operations including file manipulation, program initiation and operation, and connection to serial and parallel ports.

- Proficient computer skills.

- Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work in a high-energy environment with minimum supervision.

- Commitment to high standards of workmanship and attention to detail.

Nice-to-Have:

- Basic knowledge of ERP systems and their use.

- Experience with MRP/ERP systems.

Why Join Quester Tangent?

- Expertise and Innovation: Dive into a world where your ideas can shape the future. At Quester Tangent, we're a community of dreamers and doers. Here, innovation isn't just welcomed, it's celebrated. Embrace the thrill of challenge and let your passion for discovery lead the way in our journey to redefine transit operations.

- Impactful Work: Your work matters here. Every project you touch improves the fabric of communities across the globe, making public transportation smoother and more sustainable. It's more than just a job, it's how you will make a tangible difference in people's lives, contributing to a future where everyone moves easier, breathes cleaner air, and lives better.

- Career Growth: Your growth fuels our innovation. That's why we're deeply invested in your personal and professional development. From mentorship to education support, every opportunity is designed to help you thrive. With us, your next career milestone is within reach, supported by a culture that cheers your every step.

- Work-Life Balance: We value the importance of balance in our employees' lives, and we are committed to providing a work environment that supports work-life balance, operating within standard work hours.

- Inclusive Environment: At Quester Tangent, every voice matters. We are an equal opportunity employer that values and respects all employees as individuals, regardless of age, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, and gender. Here, we celebrate our differences, knowing they make us stronger. - - - Your achievements and contributions are recognized in heartfelt ways, making sure you always feel appreciated and integral to our shared success.

- Perks and Benefits: Life at Quester Tangent comes with its rewards. We offer quarterly 'me days' to public transit discounts, bicycle racks, and free parking. Our monthly company events keep us connected, and our competitive salary and benefits package take care of you and your family.

If you're eager to contribute to the advancement of train technology and make a tangible impact on public transportation, we'd love to hear from you. Attach your resume and a cover letter that captures your passion and fit for the role to Human Resources at careers@questertangent.com


Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Location : Victoria, BC, Sidney, BC, Vancouver Island, BC

Experience Level : Junior Level, Senior Level, Intermediate Level

Salary range : $20.00 - $26.00 per hour, commensurate with experience.

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