Logistics Technician - Trainee
Posted on 03-Dec-2018 by Raytheon
Location Nipissing, North Bay
Job Description: The North Warning System (NWS) is a joint Canada and United States radar
system that includes 47 sites spanning the Arctic from Labrador to the
Alaskan border. The NWS provides the capability to detect airborne
threats across North America’s polar region, providing a command and
control capability to the Canadian Air Defence Sector (CADS) of the
North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD).
Raytheon provides Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services for the
NWS including full care, custody, and control of the entire system and
its components. This includes the radar sites, five logistics support
sites (LSSs), a monitoring and control center, and a repair depot. Key
activities include maintenance and repair of radar and electronic
systems, power generation, and facilities; logistics support; and remote
monitoring and control.
Raytheon Canada Limited (RCL) implements an Inuit Training and
Development Program (ITDP) that benefits communities within the
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreements (CLCA). The purpose of the program
is to actively recruit, develop, and train Inuit Beneficiaries (IBs) for
employment within the North Warning System (NWS) Program and foster
employee-retention and skills development for Inuit Beneficiary
employees at all levels.
Raytheon seeks a Logistics Technician Trainee (LTT) North Bay, Ontario. A
trainee is provided with a combination of on-the-job training and
college training courses that lead to becoming qualified Logistics
Technician. Through hands-on and accelerated training, the Trainee
program will enable individuals to work and develop the necessary skills
to seek jobs not readily achievable prior to entering the program. This
is a temporary position with a possibility of extension and is designed
to provide and individual with the necessary skills to be employed as a
The Logistics Technician Trainee position is designed to provide the
necessary knowledge and skills to become a qualified Log Tech on the
NWS. In addition to completing course-based learning and on-the-job
training (OJT), the Log Tech will work alongside a licensed and
experienced Log Tech to ensure the necessary skillsets are acquired for
future success in the logistical warehousing and inventory sector. The
Trainee will be responsible for performing warehouse duties in a safe
and efficient manner while complying with all RCL and Government of
Canada procedures and regulations. These duties include, but are not
limited to, general warehousing, shipping and receiving, counting and
issuing material, managing shelf life, creating flight and shipping
manifests and shipping dangerous goods. As well, the trainee will
develop an understanding of key characteristics, processes and
procedures of the industry, and participate in training to advance their
skills and qualifications.
- Good communication skills both written and orally, strong
interpersonal skills with an ambition to learn and grow knowledge and
- Willing and able to attend training courses and
maintain a strong desire to develop skills necessary to become a
licensed Logistics Technician.
- Must be able to provide Inuit land claims and registration number(s).
- Ability to speak Inuktitut considered an asset.
Raytheon Canada Limited is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and
welcomes a wide diversity of applicants. Raytheon is committed to
providing long-term, sustainable and meaningful economic benefits for
Inuit Beneficiaries and their communities through activities such as
on-the-job training, mentorship and skills development at all levels of
employment. If you are an Inuit Beneficiary or a Land Claim Beneficiary
from the Nunatsiavut, Nunavut or Inuvialuit Settlement Region you are
encouraged to submit your resume.
- Individuals who have completed high school with a diploma or general equivalency.
- Previous experience in customer service is considered a strong asset.
NWS promotes employment equity as part of the Legislated Employment
Equity Program and encourages those who are: a woman, an Aboriginal
person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority to
apply. Individuals contacted for a job opportunity should advise the
company of any accommodation measures needed in a timely manner.
Successful completion of security clearances are required by candidate
prior to starting on the program. Candidate must complete a criminal
reference check and pass a security clearance check to a level as
required for the position through the Canadian Government.
Instructions for Applying: