Hardware Systems Technician

Motion Metrics

Motion Metrics

Other Engineering
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023
Weir Motion Metrics

Vancouver, BC Canada


Purpose of Role:

We are looking for a Hardware Systems Technician to join our production team. This role is critical to building our industrial grade products. This role is an entry level position that will give foundational exposure into how we build our systems and you will gain additional knowledge in testing and quality of our products.

Why choose Weir:

Be part of a global organization dedicated to building a better future: At Weir, the growing world depends on us. It depends on us constantly reinventing, quickly adapting and continually finding better, faster, more sustainable ways to access the resources it needs to thrive. And it depends on each of us doing the best work of our lives. It’s a big challenge – but it is exciting.

An opportunity to grow your own way: Everything moves fast in the dynamic world of Weir. This creates opportunities for us to take on new challenges, explore new areas, learn, progress and excel. Best of all, there is no set path that our people must take. Instead, everyone is given the support and freedom to tailor-make their own career and do the best work of their lives.

Feel empowered to be yourself and belong: Weir is a welcoming, inclusive place, where each individual’s contribution is recognized and all employees are encouraged to innovate, collaborate and be themselves. We continually focus on people and their wellbeing. We believe in fairness and choose to be honest, transparent and authentic in everything we do.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Production & Assembly: Hands on experience in hardware assemply and soldering. Work independently and on a team for various projects.
  • Testing & Quality: Quality checks of our embedded computer systems. Troubleshooting and repair of problematic hardware.
  • Documentation: Work on production assembly documentation
  • Inventory: Data entry including check in & check out records, and receiving records. Keeping a clean and safely organized workspace.
  • Safety First: Demonstrate 100% commitment to our zero harm behaviors in support of our drive towards developing a world class safety culture.

Job Knowledge/Education and Qualifications:
  • Have a technical Diploma or Degree in an electrical or related field
  • Experience with soldering and understanding of basic power tools
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Highly organized and can work with minimal supervision
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment.

Weir Motion Metrics is a Canadian mining technology division that enables a new generation of safe, smart, and sustainable mining. Based in Vancouver, B.C., the company joined forces with Weir, one of the world’s leading engineering businesses, to empower mines by developing and deploying advanced monitoring solutions that address the industry’s toughest challenges.

Founded in 1871, Weir is a world leading engineering business with a purpose to make mining operations smarter, more efficient and sustainable. Thanks to Weir’s technology, our customers can produce essential metals and minerals using less energy, water and waste at lower cost. With the increasing need for metals and minerals for climate change solutions, Weir colleagues are playing their part in powering a low carbon future. We are a global family of 11,000 uniquely talented people in over 60 counties, inspiring each other to do the best work of our lives.

For additional information about what it is like to work at Weir, please visit our Career Page and LinkedIn Life Page.

Weir is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, age, or any other legally protected status.