Electrical Prototype Assembly Technician

Burnaby, BC, Full time

Loop Energy is helping build a zero-emissions world – and we need your help!

We are a Canadian based industry-leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of hydrogen fuel cell systems - our products are reshaping the industry with an unmatched combination of fuel efficiency and power density.

We have recently raised 100 million dollars, are now publicly traded, and we are excited about our future.

The Position:

We are seeking a skilled and high performing Electrical Prototype Assembly Technician for an important role within our growing Operations team.

This Electrical Prototype Assembly Technician will support the delivery of complex, technical designs for products in a flexible, fast-paced environment, while proactively pushing through barriers and challenges to deliver results within a company making a difference!  

The ideal candidate enjoys seeing results from the hands-on integration of complicated systems into electrified mobility and stationary solutions. They are energetic, passionate and driven towards the satisfaction that comes from seeing another application successfully deployed.

Each day will be different, yet key responsibilities and expectations include:

  • Develop test plans for power electronics at component, system, and vehicle level to ensure design robustness to requirements

  • Troubleshoot and root cause product field failures of power electronics and converters including onsite investigations, physical inspection, testing of failed units, reviewing data logs and correlating with product specifications and reviewing manufacturing and installation processes for cause(s) of failure

  • Lead prototyping and debugging of power electronic boards and componentry and mature of supply chain from engineering/technical perspective

  • Assist in preparation of technical documents including test procedures, test reports and product manuals

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in the design, development, test, and evaluation of high voltage power electronics, power converters, digital control systems, and/or embedded systems

  • Knowledge of control systems, configuration and programming

  • Hands on skills using oscilloscopes, current probes, frequency analyzers, and soldering for breadboard builds

  • Working knowledge of EMC/EMI testing and applicable transportation standards

  • Strong oral and written communication skills 

  • Capable of working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Self-starter capable of working in a pro-active manner with minimal supervision

  • Familiar with structured problem-solving methods (e.g. 8D)

  • Proficient in MS Office products for day-to-day computing

  • Ability to read and generate electrical schematics

  • Ability to read and generate piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) 

  • Ability to recognize hazards and work safely in a lab environment 

Why you should join Loop Energy?

  • Rare opportunity to join a company making a difference

  • A chance to work within a Canadian company in high growth and a bright future

  • Competitive salary and comprehensive company paid health and dental benefits

  • Flexible Lifestyle and Health Spending Accounts

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

  • Opportunities for career advancement

Loop Energy is an equal opportunity employer.

Please apply asap as we are interviewing immediately!  No cover letter required.

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