4 months ago
Mechanical Designer -
At L3 WESCAM, we develop the most advanced and complex optical and sensor systems for global defense and military sectors, Homeland Security, Search and Rescue and Airborne law enforcement. From long-range covert surveillance missions to search and rescue operations, our MX-series systems, and the mission systems solutions they are a part of, produce stabilized high-magnification electro-optical and infrared images from airborne, marine and ground based platforms, enabling our customers to see farther and react quicker.
Learn more about what we do…
* Mechanical design from concept to production including:
Design verification through test and analysis
Responsible for the design integrity of assigned work
Off-the-shelf sourcing of components
Participating in design reviews
Support estimating of work packages
Following design standards – GD&T, internal and industry standards
Validation of design to specifications
Generation of documentation:
Part and assembly drawings
Support and provide leadership to junior members of the team
Keep in synchronization with Mechanical industry trends and new technologies that may be relevant to L-3 Wescam’s present and future product development
Knowledge of machining, casting, sheet metal, and composites manufacturing techniques and processes
Knowledge of rapid prototyping techniques and methods
* 3D CAD Design
* Structural analysis – FEA
* Vibration isolation and troubleshooting
* Motion systems – analysis, selection and design
Desired Experience and Education
Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
2-7 years experience in a similar role
Life at L3 WESCAM
Our work environment is both challenging and dynamic – our physical environment is state of the art. Here’s what you can expect as an L3 WESCAM employee
Every other Friday off (paid – with our rare 9/80 work schedule)
Free on-site gym
Free wellness programs
Free fruit and bagels
Beach Volleyball courts
26 acres of forested land with hiking and biking trails in the heart of Burlington
Work/Life balance that is supported
Real opportunities for growth and development
Everyone’s role at L3 WESCAM contributes to saving people’s lives
Diversity & Inclusion
We believe that diversity among our employees makes us a stronger organization.
We are committed to diversity and inclusion within our L3 WESCAM family, and our community by welcoming and encouraging applications from anyone interested without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, Aboriginal status or any other legally-protected groups. For people with disabilities, we work with you throughout the recruitment process to ensure you have what you need in order to be at your best. If you require any accommodation for any part of the recruitment/interview process, or as you begin you career with us just let us know and we will take care of you.
About L3 Technologies
L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems market and a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on both military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.
Organized into 3 segments – Electronic Systems, Communications Systems and Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems – L3 Technologies employs over 31,000 people worldwide with reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion.
This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary.
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