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Machine Technician

Location:  Dorval
Stellen-ID:  8432

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.

Job Summary


Perform various installations, set-ups, repairs, adjustments and troubleshooting practices on all equipment to ensure the preparation and readiness of all equipment. Ensure all maintenance activities are conducted to achieve the high standards of Giesecke+Devrient Business policies and in order to achieve Service Level Agreements (SLA) and Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) requirements.


Primary Responsibilities


  • Ensure machinery readiness and uptime is maintained 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
  • Complete the “Preventative Maintenance Program” on equipment as scheduled and where necessary to achieve better performance, 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 programmers to determine effective methods of programming work for machine processing


Secondary Responsibilities


  • Assemble and install electro/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 in a timely manner to ensure functionality and ease of operation, consistent with the appropriate security measures and in conjunction with the Information Technology Team (ITT)
  • Ensure that all equipment meets business requirements including audits, 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 safety devices are operating correctly
  • Participate in plant safety programs including
  • Communicate with all related functional groups as related to machine performance, 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
  • Perform with a bias for effective team work, a strong work ethic, with friendliness and flexibility
  • Assist in the monitoring of work being performed by outside Agents/Contractors/Technicians and ensure compliance with G& D standards and expectations
  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned


Qualifications, Experience and Educational Requirements


Work Experience:


  • 4 – 5 years experience as an Electronics 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; bilingual
  • 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
  • Several years field experience related to plastic card processing and personalization processes considered an asset




  • Completion of Electro/Mechanical Course from a recognized Technical Institute is preferred


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


  • Able 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



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.
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