Senior Electronics Technician

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


  • Basic engineering analysis assembly;
  • Conceptual design;
  • Devise and oversee any tests required to demonstrate proof of concept or functionality and generate applicable schematics and reports;
  • Direct the work of technicians and CAD operators to achieve project goals;
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues and the department manager providing information in either written form, email, by phone or in person; and
  • Provide timely technical support to field crews as required.

Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree, college diploma or relevant experience in electronics engineering;
  • Eligible for P.Eng. or OACETT (Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists);
  • Minimum of five years relevant experience;
  • Experience with geophysical survey equipment an asset;
  • Good understanding of power management and analog systems;
  • Demonstrated project management proficiency;
  • Good organizational skills (will be required to direct and oversee the work of technicians, designers and CAD operators);
  • Familiar with CAD principles and techniques for technical drawings and PCB implementation editor;
  • Exceptional communications skills as will be required to liaise with a variety of stakeholders;
  • Excellent report writing skills;
  • Must have a valid passport or the ability to obtain a valid passport; and
  • Bilingual (English and French) or with another language 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.