GDS Service Technician
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GDS Service Technician

Posted on 06-Jan-2021 by Boart Longyear
Location Nipissing, West Nipissing

Job Description:

Job Description : This position is part-time, approximately 30 hours per week.

Boart Longyear is accepting resumes for the role of a GDS Service Technician based in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. As the GDS Service Technician, you will provide OEM equipment testing and assembly services in North America to service the global GDS business. You will be responsible in ensuring that all critical equipment is commissioned to specification to an exceptionally high-quality standard.

Position Requirements:

  • Electromechanical system assembly
  • Inspections
  • End of line testing
  • Documentation control including data and product literature
  • Liaison to product management, engineering, sales, finance, supply chain
  • Troubleshooting

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Boart Longyear is committed to high quality, safety, environmental and continuous improvement practices. Applicants should be able to demonstrate shared values in this area.
  • Proven experience prioritizing and managing multiple assignments concurrently, performing well under pressure, and meeting deadlines, while ensuring acute attention to detail and accuracy
  • Minimal travel may be required.
  • Excellent communication skills -- written and verbal.
  • Proficiency with MS Office tools.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills

Required Qualifications/skills:

  • Blueprint reading
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Supply chain management experience
  • Assembly and quality control experience
  • Ability to adhere to all safety policies and practices

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role

About Boart Longyear:

Established in 1890, Boart Longyear is the world’s leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies with a substantial presence in aftermarket parts and service. The company provides mineral exploration services and drilling products for the global mining industry and has a presence in drilling water exploration, environmental sampling, energy, and oil sands exploration.

The Global Drilling Services division operates for a diverse mining customer base spanning a wide range of commodities, including copper, gold, nickel, zinc, uranium and other metals and minerals. The Global Products division designs, manufactures and sells drilling equipment, performance tooling, down-hole instrumentation and parts and services.
Boart Longyear is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA with operations around the globe in 40 countries with 4,500 employees. We are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in Sydney, Australia (ASX: BLY). More information about Boart Longyear can be found at To get Boart Longyear news direct, follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Boart Longyear welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process as per the guidelines of the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

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