Test Production Associate (Evening Shift) in Ottawa at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 11/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Curtiss-Wright in Ottawa provides rugged embedded computing solutions that process data in real-time to support mission critical functions, in the air, on the ground and at sea. Our team develops single board computers, graphics and Ethernet Switching solutions for military programs. Our entrepreneurial environment provides our employees with excellent experiences that enable them to develop their skills and give them the opportunity to work with the best talent in the industry. We design, develop, test and manufacture our products, so our employees have a wide range of opportunities.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefit package, RRSP, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.



Test Production Associate (Evening Shift)

Working as a member of CWDS's Production Test team, you will be responsible for setting up and testing a wide variety of complex circuit cards, graphics cards and single board computers. Some Environmental Stress Screening may be required to help meet the daily/weekly targets. As a Test Production Associate you would perform functions associated with all manufacturing operations, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies as well as Box Build potentially. The Test Production Associate could also assist engineers under close supervision in conducting experiments.

Location: Ottawa, ON

Hours: Evening Shift - 3:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. (Midnight)

Your Challenge:

  • Set up and perform tests following specific test procedures using automated test equipment.
  • Identify non-conforming products.
  • Provide feedback on technical issues to Test Engineering Support.
  • Suggest process changes and improvements as it relates to your work environment.
  • Perform ATPs (Acceptance test procedures) for the various products.
  • Perform JTAG testing for the various products.
  • Perform Environmental Stress testing of products.
  • Box Build Run-in and system testing.
  • Attend all provided product test training.
  • Maintain a safe and orderly work environment.
  • Willing to support 3 shift rotations as required.
  • Responsible to setup/remove test equipment.
  • Complete all logs, reports and other data as defined by Team Lead/Engineer.


Your Expertise:

  • 3-5 years of experience in ESS/Test within a manufacturing environment.
  • Electronic Technician or equivalent post-secondary education.
  • Experience in working with test procedures and supporting documents.
  • Technical writing experience would be an asset.
  • Strong technical and computer skills as well as MS office tools.
  • Familiar with DOS operating system and Windows environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in a LEAN manufacturing model would be an asset.
  • Experience in using SAP would be an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and respond quickly to changes in the build schedule as required.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the Controlled Goods Directorate (CDG) 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.