L3Harris Production @ L3Harris in Don Mills in Don Mills, Ontario
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.
About L3Harris Technologies
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com
Assembly Technicians at a Glance
These teams are the foundation to our production facility. When it comes to assembling and preparing multimillion dollar optical systems for delivery to a Search and Rescue agency, or a global military customer – this is the go-to team that makes it all happen.
It’s also a role that allows smart people who are either starting their careers or looking for something new a chance to get into our company, learn about our technology in the most hands-on way possible, and grow with us into more complex and rewarding careers.
Many of our Technicians are often selected to move on into Quality, Design or Manufacturing Engineering roles, depending on your expertise and interests. If you technically skilled, and are drawn to engineering types of work and are thinking about a starting a career in one of the best companies around, then we'd love to talk to you.
Expertise We Look For
Our Technicians assemble, tune and troubleshoot complex opto-mechanical/ electromechanical assemblies. They have a good understanding of technical drawings and schematics and can handle a variety of tools that support soldering, crimping and detailed measurement. We are currently recruiting for the the following production technician roles:
Mechanical Assembly Technician
Optical Assembly Technician
CNC Optical Technician
Optical Coating Technician
We run three shifts including Days, Evenings and Weekends. When you apply, please let us know which of these shifts works for you. Feel free to select all three if you’re flexible
We specifically look for:
1 to 2 years experience Mechanical, Electronics or Optical field
A Diploma or Degree in a Mechanical, Electrical or Photonics field of study
The ability to understand and follow complex schematics
A strong technical aptitude that includes an interest and ability to assemble complex precision optical and opto mechanical sub-assemblies
Communication skills that will allow you to interact with many other disciplines found in our production environment.
Life at L3 WESCAM
This is the most important part. Many companies say that their work is ‘exciting’ or ‘challenging’, or that they work in a fast-paced environment. Perhaps our definition of those terms is slightly different – because we are one of the only companies in the world that produce what we do, have customers like we do, allow our employees to work on the kinds of things we do, and say with certainty that what we do every single day directly contributes to protecting lives around the world.
What else can you expect as an employee at L3Harris WESCAM?
Every other Friday off
Free on-site gym
Subsidized gourmet cafeterias
Free fruit and bagels
26 acres of forested land with hiking and biking trails in the heart of Burlington
Free wellness programs
Work/Life balance that is taken seriously
Real opportunities for growth, development and career progression
Everyone’s role contributes to protecting people’s lives
L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.