Position Summary :
The Photonics Engineer / Technician is responsible to improve quality, yield and productivity. Responsible for the troubleshooting and analysis of failures, RMA’s and low productivity.
Photonics Engineer / Technician is required to research and investigate cost cutting improvements such as automation and / or material alternatives.
Will assist in the development and building of prototypes to ensure that they can be easily transferred to production.
Typical Duties :
Responsible for following procedures, guidelines and quality standards
Responsible to ensure that the procedures / work instructions are current and being followed in production
Involved with Engineers & Designers in the developing of proto-type product, including the building and assembly of the product
Troubleshooting and analysis of RMA’s, production failures
Yield improvements tracking and monitoring the yield in order to make changes and improvements
Investigate opportunities for improving productivity per person through automation, alternative material, increased yield etc.
Train new assemblers in the various Termination functions
Work different hours / shifts if required
Able to work overtime when requested
Other duties as required
Photonics Engineering Technician Diploma or Equivalent Work Experience
Experience in Fiber Optics is an Asset
Experience in working with a wide range of fibers Single Mode, Multi-Mode, Polarization Maintaining, High Powered
Experience in working with various connectors FC, SC, ST, SMA, E2000
Various Polishing Machines and Methods Ultra-tech, Seiko and Nanometer
Ability to use various testing equipment Power Meters, PER Meters, etc
Ability to analyze and troubleshoot Fiber Optic Patchcords
Solid foundation in Photonics Manufacturing
Effective English communication skills verbal, written, listening and presentation skills
Excellent training and mentoring skills
Hands-on experience with various aspect in the assembly of Patchcords
Able to work different hours / shifts if required and or overtime
Able to work under stress in a fast pace environment
Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada.
Job Types : Full-time, Permanent