Electrical Technician in Mississauga at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 7/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Opportunity | Electrical Technician

The Electrical Technician works to IPC and military standards, comprising of work being performed in lab and plant environment withy multiple levels of difficulty using a varity of tools, fixtures and measuring equipment.

Major Accountabilities /Deliverables

  • Ensure all work is performed according to the Quality Management System (QMS).

  • Full understanding of engineering drawings and wiring schematics.

  • Ability to follow and create work instructions.

  • Work safely with a variety of tools, materials, solutions, and coatings.

  • Soldering and assembling to IPC and military standards.

  • Time management, multi-tasking, and communicating on a daily basis.

  • Work as a team and participate to continually improve operations and the facility.

  • Understand the departments work load and participate in overtime to meet customer requirements.

  • Follows every reasonable precaution to ensure work is performed following the Health & Safety procedures. Immediately report accidents and incidents and participate in their investigations.


  • 3 years previous experience in electrical/mechanical assembly.

  • To be able to read engineering drawings and wiring schematics.

  • Troubleshoot electrical sub-assemblies, harnesses, boards, etc.

  • Solder to IPC J-STD-001, along with harness building experience.

  • Ability to work safely, while maintaining quality at a high efficiency.

  • Experience with a variety of crimpers, wire strippers, mechanical hand tools, meters, and gauges.

  • Identify opportunities for improvements during the build process for new and existing assemblies.

  • Excellent communication skills, plus the ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a busy environment with minimal supervision.

  • Post-secondary education in an electrical related field (certificate or diploma).

We Offer

Curtiss-Wright is proud to offer our employees a comprehensive total rewards package:

  • Competitive Pay

  • Health and wellness benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance and more

  • Savings opportunities for retirement, with an opportunity to become a shareholder

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition for your contributions

All successful applicants must be eligible to meet the requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and/or a Canadian government security clearance.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.