Careers

Combining the spirit of achievement with human and social values has always been a priority at SciCan. Add to this our proven track record of innovation, high quality and dependability, and you’ll find a powerful combination that has ensured our growth as a company. We maintain our position as a leader in the health care industry by using a management structure that balances trusting relationships with a creative, dynamic environment.

Being a member of the SciCan family means taking an interest in exploring new paths and using your leadership and strategic planning skills. If you thrive in an exciting, active environment and value quality of life as much as quality of work, we’d like to hear from you. Feel free to send us your resume to hr@scican.com if you’re interested in pursuing an opportunity with SciCan in the future.

Available Positions:

Bench/Field Technician

Job Summary

This position is responsible for providing technical support to SciCan Medical and Dental customers.

General responsibilities include (but are not limited to); repair customer units, provide phone/email support, support installations, perform preventative maintenance, provide repair estimates, participate in technical discussions, and deliver training as required.

Core Competencies

  • Customer focused: dedicated to meeting customer expectations and requirements
  • Ability to troubleshoot: analyze and apply logic to solve difficult problems with effective solutions
  • Communication: able to clearly articulate technical information to internal and external customers
  • Teamwork: able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Technical learning: able to learn new skills and knowledge quickly
  • Focused on development and continuous learning
  • Accountability and dependability
  • Decision making and judgment
  • Ability to plan and organize daily schedule and workload appropriately

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain SciCan equipment
  • Provide phone support to customers and maintain customer satisfaction
  • Build strong relationships with customers, provide world class support
  • Provide feedback to R&D, sales team, other departments as required
  • Demonstrate a sense of urgency in the resolution of customer issues
  • Document service actions by completing reports, logs, and forms
  • Learn new products and cross train effectively within the department
  • Deliver training to dealer technicians and others as required
  • Comply with SciCan’s safety policies and hospitals’ safety policies
  • Thoroughly study all product materials, including Operator’s and Service Manuals, bulletins, department SOP’s, etc. and adhere to them when performing service on SciCan’s products
  • Report technical issues and provide input into their resolution
  • Attend technical and other training sessions at SciCan and at Suppliers’ premises
  • Comply with SciCan’s policies and procedures

Requirements

  • Electronics Engineering Technician Diploma/Computer Discipline; or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 3 years of related work experience in a technology repair setting
  • Ability to read schematics and technical drawings
  • Experience in the use of all associated test equipment, including multimeters
  • Soldering skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in a team setting and to build both internal and external relationships
  • A high level of attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy
  • Strong knowledge of computers and related software, including Microsoft Office
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel as necessary for training and field service calls
  • Fluency in French language is an asset
  • CET technical certificate is an asset
  • Ability to perform physical work/lifting

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Summary

This position is responsible to support production activities to ensure consistent high-quality output, productivity improvements and process robustness. The successful candidate will also work as a liaison between production and other SciCan departments from product development to the manufacturing of the developed product.

Key Competencies:

  • Analytical skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Organization skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Teamwork
  • Self-motivated
  • Quick learner

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Identify and troubleshoot process, material, or equipment problems to minimize down time
  • Assist in failure analysis, troubleshooting, rework/repair of non-conforming manufactured product to determine the root cause
  • Troubleshoot manufacturing issues and drive to closure with related parties
  • Recommend solutions to our Design Engineering
  • Execute engineering changes including drawing changes
  • Initiate documentation change request or CAPA as needed
  • Assist with training of manufacturing employees on new products, tooling, equipment and process revisions
  • Read schematics, assembly drawings, data sheets and process sheets to perform testing, build fixtures, check out and troubleshoot equipment
  • Develop manufacturing processes by studying product requirements
  • Look for the possible improvements in current manufacturing processes by researching, designing, modifying and testing manufacturing methods and equipment.
  • Collaborate with QA, R&D, Production and other departments, as necessary, to address and resolve ad hoc concerns and issues.
  • Identify critical control points and preventive measures
  • DFMEA and PFMEA review and improvement
  • Support Industrial Engineering on their everyday tasks

Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering.
  • Courses related to manufacturing would be an asset if candidate possess a Mechanical Engineering degree.
  • 0-3 years related experience in a manufacturing environment preferably with Medical products.
  • Previous exposure to ISO 13485 is an asset
  • Ability to work in groups as well as independently with minimal supervision.
  • Proficient in CAD software preferably Creo.
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point)

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Mechanical Engineer/Developer

Job Summary

The successful candidate will work on the design and development of new products, accessories and spare parts. The incumbent will also be involved with the engineering support of current products.

Key Competencies:

  • Self-motivated
  • Organization skills
  • Excellent communication
  • Teamwork
  • Quick learner

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

The Engineer/Developer will work within a team of engineers and developers to perform one or more of the following:

  • Process Engineering Change Requests, Engineering Test Requests and Engineering Change Orders according to established procedures
  • Design production jigs and fixtures
  • Conduct tolerance stack-up analysis and design failure mode and effects analysis of designs (DFMEA) where required
  • Sourcing and qualification of vendors for new part designs and current product parts where required
  • Change design of existing parts to improve manufacturability, or reduce cost where required
  • Design and/or specify new parts, components, or assemblies for use in new or current products where required
  • Design of experiments, write test protocols, conduct tests and report results
  • Participate in design reviews for new parts and products when required
  • Assist with product verification, troubleshooting and testing

Requirements

  • University Degree in Mechanical or Electro-mechanical Engineering, P.Eng. status an asset
  • Minimum three years of work experience, preferably in dental/medical field related to disinfection or home appliance related to dishwashers
  • Knowledge of sheet metal design, injection molding, jig & fixture design
  • Knowledge of 3D solid modeling CAD (preferably Creo Parametric 4.0)
  • Fast learner who can work with incomplete information and with minimal supervision
  • Good understanding of Design FMEA, drafting standards and GD&T an asset
  • Exposure to ISO quality systems and manufacturing environment an asset
  • Knowledge of DIN and ISO drawing standards an asset
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially Excel)

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Quality Inspector

Job Summary

We are currently looking for a Quality Inspector to join our Quality Assurance team. The successful applicant will be responsible for incoming and first articles inspection of components for SciCan manufactured products; as well as overseeing in-process and final inspection of manufactured products.

Competencies:

  • Communication
  • Team Work
  • Quality Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Decision Making and Judgment
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Problem Solving, Mathematical Reasoning
  • Result Focus
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Providing Consultation
  • Continual Learning

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To perform in-coming inspection of custom made raw materials for production.
  • To establish sampling frequency & sample size per standard.
  • To perform first-off inspections of newly designed parts prior to acceptance of tooling.
  • To support production issues related to quality control of manufactured products.
  • To initiate Non-conforming Material Reports and authorize disposition of non-confirming product detected at incoming inspection.
  • To initiate Engineering Change Requests for manufactured product when required.
  • To provide measuring services to other departments.
  • To perform calibration of measurement tools, fixtures jigs & gauges according to drawings.
  • To provide backup services for other QA Staff
  • To maintain inspection specifications, including filling of drawings.

Educational and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years related experience in a manufacturing environment preferably with technology related products
  • Certificate in Quality control or equivalent.
  • Blue prints reading ability.
  • Basic understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Experience in using linear measuring tools (Caliper, Micrometer, High gauge etc.)
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work in groups as well as independently with minimal supervision.
  • Able to lift items up to 20kg occasionally.
  • English proficiency level 7 minimum.
  • Previous exposure to ISO 13485 / ISO 9001 and /or internal auditing experience will be considered an asset.

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Quality and Supply Chain Analyst

Job Summary

We are currently looking for a Quality and Supply Chain Analyst to join our Quality Assurance team. The successful applicant will work under general supervision to perform diverse Supply Chain activities for assigned product portfolio to analyze customer complaints, quality defects, supplier performance, parts consumption trends and other assigned reports in order to minimize cost and improve service key performance indicators.

Core Competencies:

  • Outstanding customer service orientation
  • Ability to understand and work well with all levels of the organization
  • Results seeker, meets deadlines, identifies actions, and achieves goals
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • Dependable, accountable and flexible
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Critical thinker, problem solver, with the ability to pursue help when required
  • Hard working, with the willingness to challenge and push oneself

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analyze data in the scope of the quality system, provide reports, data and inputs to quality engineers.
  • Review and optimize quality data tools to confirm efficient use of system information.
  • Responsible to run periodic reports in the scope of the quality Management system.
  • Complete complex spreadsheet analysis during issue resolution or scenario planning
  • Query databases for information required for decision-making
  • Create ad hoc reports that assist with the Quality management
  • Draft Software applications Validation reports to confirm that data solution meets requirements and service-level agreements
  • Prepare Executive Level presentations as required
  • Develop process maps and training manuals for various operations
  • DATA entry as needed.

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree on Quality Management, Supply Chain Management or related field
  • Intermediate to expert experience with Excel (i.e. pivot tables, vlookups, etc.)
  • A desire to become an expert in data analytics using SQL and VBA

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Software Engineer/Embedded Developer

Job Summary

The successful candidate will work within a team of engineers and developers to design and maintain new and existing embedded software. The incumbent must be a team player in a dynamic and fast paced environment

Key Competencies:

  • Energetic
  • Self-motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Multi-tasker
  • Problem-solving
  • Collaboration

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design and/or maintain new or existing embedded software, web-based interfaces, and testing equipment
  • Develop and/or maintain software documentation
  • Assist with product verification and validation, troubleshooting and testing
  • Participate in design reviews

Requirements

  • B.S Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering degree
  • 3-5 years relevant experience
  • Skilled in C and assembly languages
  • Skilled in using a variety of development and debugging tools (IAR, Keil, Eclipse)
  • Knowledgeable of 8/16/32 bit microcontrollers and communication interfaces (SPI, I2C, RS232, SPI, USB, Ethernet)
  • Familiar with wireless technologies (WIFI, Bluetooth, NFC)
  • Familiar with ADC, DAC and sensors (temperature, accelerometer)
  • Familiar with Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) for embedded processors
  • Experienced with embedded Linux
  • Have experience in writing software documentation
  • Capable of reading electronic schematic and PCB

Submitting Applications

Interested candidates, please e-mail a copy of your resume to hr@scican.com. Candidates that meet the above requirements will be contacted for an interview. We would like to thank all candidates for their interest in SciCan. No phone calls please.

SciCan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.