Electronics Technician

Department Engineering
Reports to Engineering Manager
Location Ottawa office and SGL field bases worldwide


  • Maintain sophisticated aircraft mounted airborne remote sensing equipment;
  • Analyze acquisition data for quality control;
  • Read and understand electrical and electronic drawings;
  • Maintain upgrades of proprietary real-time acquisition software;
  • Perform real-time software testing;
  • Build, test and design printed circuit boards (PCB);
  • Fabricate, test and design acquisition systems;
  • Write and draw assembly procedures; and,
  • Work in Ottawa head office as well as at SGL field bases worldwide.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Recent graduate from an Electronics Technician/Technologist or a similar program
  • Demonstrated experience in circuit board assembly and repair;
  • Knowledge of PC assembly and testing;
  • Familiarity with printed circuit board manufacturing principal and design;
  • Must have a valid passport or the ability to obtain a valid passport;
  • Willing to travel globally for extended periods on short notice;
  • Ability to communicate in multiple languages an asset; and,
  • Knowledge of Linux and embedded systems an asset.


SGL is committed to promoting employee wellness and successful work-life balance. Employee benefits include (but are not limited to):

  • Comprehensive benefits coverage including health, dental, vision, and paramedical;
  • Life insurance;
  • Employee and family assistance program;
  • Paid vacation, personal leave, and medical leave;
  • On-site gym; and
  • On-site parking.

If you are interested or know a qualified person who would be interested, please forward their resume to careers@sgl.com. Please include the position title in the subject line of your email.

Sander Geophysics is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, contact Human Resources at careers@sgl.com prior to your interview. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank all applicants for their interest.