Production Associate - 2nd Stage in Ottawa at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 3/29/2020

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Job Description

THIS POSITION IS TEMPORARY UNTIL JUNE 30, 2020 ON THE WEEKEND SHIFT (12 hrs each Sat/Sun, plus two 8 hr workweek days)


Working as a member of the Manufacturing Production group, you will be responsible for assembly, inspection and repair processes involved in the manufacture of CWDS products. The successful candidate must be experienced in the handling of chemicals, components, tolling, soldering and desoldering equipment and machines.


  • Operate equipment efficiently following defined work schedule from area coordinator and following all Health & Safety guidelines;

  • Support yield improvement projects;

  • Provide recommendations for process changes and improvement;

  • Complete all logs, reports and other data as defined by Lead hand;

  • Provide assistance to 1st stage manual assembly area as required;

  • May contribute as a member of the Spill team and/or Health and Safety committee;

  • Responsible for all material handling duties, lifting daily supplies as required;

  • Willing to support three shift rotations as required.


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

  • Good organizational skills;

  • Able to lift normal consumable supplies associated with the processes.


  • Technician Diploma or grade 12 with a minimum of 5 years of manufacturing experience;

  • Knowledge of defect recognition for workmanship requirements;

  • Experience removing and replacing PTH or Fine pitch surface mount devices;

  • Experience applying ECOS to circuit cards.

  • Experience working with formal procedures and supporting documents;

  • Experience within a PWB assembly environment, preference given to direct experience working with SMT and PTH components;

  • Good working knowledge of SAP and personal computers;

  • Experience with BGA and CGA type component removal and replacement would be an asset.