Electronic Technician/Electronic Technologist
in Halifax, NS

Halifax, NS
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
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Competition Number: 10956BR
About the role
The successful candidate will be called to work in the Combat System Training Centre (CSTC) at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Stadacona in Halifax and ships within HALIFAX Class Modernization (HMC) Dockyards once the necessary security clearances have been granted by the Government of Canada (CANADA).
The candidate will be involved in the Halifax Class Frigate In-Service Support (ISS) Program, including integration, planned and preventive maintenance and field trouble shooting for systems and capabilities of a high complexity naval combat system.
The candidate will function in a multi-disciplined team environment, participate in the installation and maintenance of the Halifax class common shipboard equipment, and participate in all appropriate engineering activities including but not limited to:
  • Performing preventive and corrective maintenance, troubleshooting and repairing commercial and military equipment
  • Providing multilevel technical support for integration of cable and equipment configuration
  • Provide user support to development, training and test teams
  • Provide technical support to our customer
  • Recording and tracking issues (equipment failure trends, etc.) that may affect operational performance and efficiency
  • Assisting members of the engineering staff in maintaining detailed configuration documentation applicable to equipment and cable configurations, firmware settings, equipment utilization metrics, equipment status, etc.
  • Assisting in the procurement, delivery, installation and testing of new equipment configurations
  • Provide technical support for life cycle initiatives.

What you bring to the role
  • Completion of a 2-year college diploma in Electronic Technology or Electronic Technician
  • 5 + years of experience working in a related field
  • Strong working knowledge of electronic and electrical test equipment
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities
  • Experience in handling technical aspects of maintenance repairs
  • Aptitude for providing technical guidance and solving challenging problems
  • Works well individually or in a team environment
  • Must be willing to support a 24x7 environment including periodic on-call and shift work (including weekends) and support remote customer site installations and repairs in both land and shipboard sites
  • Able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical members of the engineering/management staff and personnel assigned to related work
  • Technical Knowledge of Halifax class Combat Systems.

Additional skills desired for the role
  • Knowledge of LINUX systems
  • Knowledge of networking troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of Naval Combat Management Systems
  • Knowledge of Military Radar Systems
  • Knowledge of Military Early Warning Systems
  • Knowledge of Military Fire Control Systems
  • Knowledge of Military Acoustic Systems
  • Knowledge of Emulator, Stimulator and Simulator Systems
  • Knowledge of Defence Resource Management Information System (DRMIS).

What we offer you
We walk our talk when it comes to work/life balance! Your physical, mental and financial wellbeing matters to us. On top of working in a highly supportive, friendly, respectful environment, this is what you can expect when you join our team:
  • Flexible, compressed work schedules, depending on business requirements, where you have the option of Fridays off, as well as the possibility to work remote part-time
  • Competitive compensation
  • Time to recharge with vacation, personal days, holidays, and parental leaves
  • Comprehensive Family Medical, Dental and Vision coverage available on your first day of employment, along with:
    • Virtual Health Care (24/7 access to medical professionals)
    • A Wellness Spending Account to aid in your wellness journey
    • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) which includes free face to face counselling sessions
    • Medical Travel Insurance
    • Onsite fitness facilities at our main office locations

  • A Registered Retirement Savings Plan that includes matching company contributions on your first day of employment, that also includes access to Financial Advisors providing investment advice and comprehensive financial planning
  • Employee discounts to save on goods, services and various recreational activities
  • Access to a robust spectrum of development resources to enhance your skills and/or advance your career including:
    • Free learning resources through a modern and engaging platform
    • Education Assistance Program
    • Reimbursement for a professional membership
    • Self-directed Mentoring

About us
Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 115,000 people worldwide, including more than 1,300 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada's trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 80 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities. This position is part of the Rotary and Mission Systems business area, where employees across Canada support engineering, systems integration, training, sustainment and in-service support programs for Canadian and international military customers across land, air and sea.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Lockheed Martin Canada is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are committed to excellence in serving all customers, including people with disabilities, and we encourage feedback on the provision of these services.
Company Website: https://lockheedmartin.com/en-ca/index.html
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About Lockheed Martin Canada

Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 98,000 people worldwide, including nearly 1,000 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada's trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 75 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of major programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities.

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