Technician, Electromechanical Maintenance

Redlen Technologies Inc., 868120585, Saanichton, British Columbia, Canada Req #3
Monday, January 11, 2021

Company Overview

Redlen Technologies is the leading provider of multi-energy, X-ray imaging modules based on proprietary Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT) imaging sensors. Our precision energy detection platform provides solutions to Global Fortune 500 companies in the medical imaging, security and non-destructive testing market segments.

 Detail-oriented? Love west coast living? You'll fit right in! Join our team of industry-leading researchers, engineers and designers delivering high resolution radiation-based imaging products that make the world a healthier and safer place.  Located on Vancouver Island on Canada's Pacific coast, our employees and their families enjoy easy access to a wide variety of metropolitan and outdoor recreational activities, affording an unrivaled balance of technology work and a re-energizing lifestyle. We offer a comprehensive benefit program including flexible work hours, competitive salaries, and health and dental insurance.

 Redlen is committed to promoting employee equity and building a skilled, diverse workplace reflective of Canadian society.

Job description:

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, this position is responsible for the installation, repair and/or maintenance of equipment, machinery and processes for the Production and R&D Departments as well as the Facilities. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

-          Troubleshoot/maintain/analyze electrical circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings, and install, repair, calibrate, service and/or replace electrical/electronic devices and systems, including power generation devices

-          Trouble shoot and maintain unique equipment, building equipment, services, controls and devices throughout the plant

-          Source materials, components, parts and equipment for the repair and/or building of devices, equipment and machinery as required for the plant

-          Supervise contractors when necessary

-          Participate in the set up of and monitoring of a Preventative Maintenance program for plant and facilities equipment including the Calibration program for equipment and instrumentation

-          On a daily basis, enter data, equipment history, calibration specifications, etc. into a DataBase program
-          Monitor and maintain all building systems as assigned

-          Handle various minor construction projects as required

-          Prepare written work instructions as required

-          May be on call from time to time

-          Possible shift work and emergency call outs

-          Use of Respirator when required

-          This job requires exerting greater than 50 lb of force occasionally, and/or 25-50 lbs of force frequently


A minimum of five years maintenance in a manufacturing environment (Electrical and or Mechanical and or Instrumentation)

Must have experience in electrical and or Mechanical and or instrumentation work

A definite asset: experience in working with data entry to data bases and to MS Office programs
Must have additional experience in 3 out of 6 of the below areas:

-          Hydraulics, Pneumatics and compressed gases
-          HVAC, air compressors, chillers and coolers
-          Engines (incl. diesel) and various motors
-          Millwright, welding, and general machining
-          Plumbing, pumps (including high vacuum pumps)
-          Carpentry, construction work


Excellent written and oral communication
Must have good interpersonal skills and be able to work in a team environment
Must have excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills
A demonstrated ability to be innovative
Ability to work with limited supervision
Demonstrate positive attitude and self-motivation


A certified Trades ticket in electrical/electronics/ instrumentation / millwright or equivalent is a must
Technical diploma or equivalent in additional trades is an asset
  • Redlen Technologies Inc., 868120585, Saanichton, British Columbia, Canada