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Machine Technician

Location:  Dorval
Requisition-ID:  5552

In a fast changing world, it takes pioneering spirit to create trustworthy technology. We enable secure connectivity and payment solutions for billions of people around the globe. At G+D Mobile Security, you will play a key role in realizing the digital transformation.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Ensure machinery readiness and uptime is maintined at the expected standard 
  • Provide set-up support to machine operators 
  • Troubleshoot and/or diagnose mechanical and/or electronic problems in accordance with Original Equipment Manufacturer's (OEM) standard practices and/or acceptable Giesecke+Devrient practices
  • Monitor spare parts inventory levels, source out and order spare parts, write Purchase Requisitions (PR) as needed to replenish parts, supplies and components
  • Ensure compliance with all production requirements are met in accordance with SLA 
  • Assist in planning all maintenance activities to improve processes and procedures in accordance to Giesecke+Devrient standards
  • Maintain all equipment according to OEM specfifcations 
  • Complete the "Preventative Maintenance Program" on equipment as scheduled and where necessary to achieve better perforamnce, reduce company risks, and comply with OH&S regulations
  • Provide ongoing support to departments for daily processing and equipment throughput 
  • Perform equipment changeovers, set ups and adjustments as required
  • Confer with programemrs to determine effective methods of programming work for machine processing
  • Use the Time Management System as per GDCAMS procedures 


Secondary Responsibilities

  • Install machinery and equipment 
  • Assemble and install elector/mechanical components and systems using hand tools, electrical testing instruments and soldering irons as per electrical schematic and/or basic wiring diagrams
  • Install software and hardware upgrades ina  timely manner to ensure functionality and ease of operation, consistent with the appropriate security measures and in conjunction with the Information Technology Team
  • Ensure that all equipment meets business requirements including autids, OH&S and security requirements in compliance with all Giesecke+Devrient, local and provincial/federal guidelines
  • Follow established company policies and procedures at all times, while performing work at Giesecke+Devrient facilities 
  • Ensure guards are in place and all safey devices are operating correctly 
  • Participate in plant safety programs
  • Communicate with all related functional groups as related to machine perforamnce, data management and integrity to comply with Giesecke+Devrient customer expectations
  • Complete all training, technical, maintenance and service requests
  • Perform routine diagnostic maintenance on all equipment in order to minimize failure 
  • Set up machines for specific formats and processing sequence to ensure maximum efficiency 
  • Respond to changes in requirements in accordance with company code of conduct and level of severity 
  • Maintain a professional, courteous manner with all vendors, contractors and fellow employees
  • Perform with a bias for effective team work, a strong work ethic, with friendliness and flexibilty
  • Assist in the monitoring of work being performed by outsidte Agents/Contractors/Technicians and ensure compliance with G+D standards and expectation 
  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned 
  • Comply with G+D Environmental, Health & Safety policies, procedures and reports any Environmental, Health & Safety hazards, incidents and concerns to the immediate supervisor/manager. Management will ensure employees are provided with job specific Environmental, Health & Safety information, training and also ensure employees follow workplace Health & Safety policies and procedures.   


Qualifications, Experience and Educational Requirements


Work Experience:

  • 4-5 years experience as an Electromechanic Technician with strong aptitude for computer systems 


Skills & Competencies:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents including mechanical/electrical drawings and manuals 
  • Ability to write detailed reports
  • Excellent verbal communication skills; billingual 
  • Must possess a strong electrical and mechanical aptitude along with experience related to electro-mechanical systems
  • Must be detailed oriented with a strong emphasis on data integrity and customer confidentiality
  • Extensive working knowledge of Computer Operating Systems and Applications 
  • General understanding of computers, computing networks, and operating systems  



  • Completion of Electro/Mechanical Course froma  recognized Technical Institute is preferred 
  • Degree in Electromechanic/Electronic Engineering would be an asset 


Working Conditions

  • Overtime may be required 
  • Fast paced manufacturing environment 
  • Ability to communicate via phone and email
  • Safety shoes and smock required on the production floor 


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. 
  • Manual dexterity around moving parts
  • Awareness around electro-mechanical power 
  • May be required to work long hours 
  • Good eyesight and good hand-eye coordination 
  • Ability to stand, kneel and bend for extended periods  


Additional Information

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. The candidate hired will also perform other reasonable related business duties as assigned by the supervisor.  The company reserves the right to revise or change job duties as needed. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.


Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security Canada, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce, encouraging applicantions from all qualified individuals. Upon request by the applicant, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process.


By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or valid work permit.


Please note: Reference Checks and Credit, Criminal Background Checks will be administered on suitably qualified candidates.



Giesecke + Devrient Mobile Security Canada Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce, encouraging applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you would like to contact us, please contact Human Resources at careers.gdsci@gi-de.com 

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security Canada Inc.
Markham, Ontario
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