JASCO is always looking for talented individuals to enhance our capabilities and capacity. If you are a team player, truly believe that you can assist JASCO, and would enjoy our important work protecting marine environments, please send us a cover letter and resumé for consideration.

We are particularly interested in individuals with experience in: 

  • Marine biology

  • Oceanography

  • Acoustics

  • Engineering

  • Computer programming

  • Physics

  • Optics

JASCO also supports students and recent graduates trying to launch their careers. Resumés from outstanding students seeking co-op terms or internships are also welcome.

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Position: Electrical-Mechanical Assembly Technician

JASCO Applied Sciences provides research and consulting services for assessing and mitigating underwater sound. The company designs and develops engineered systems for acoustic monitoring and integrated ocean observing.

JASCO is currently looking for a ONE YEAR TERM POSITION as an Electrical-Mechanical Assembly Technician in our Halifax, NS (Burnside) location. There is a possibility this position will be extended beyond the 1 year term.

Position Overview

As an Electrical-Mechanical Assembly Technician you will be responsible for the assembly and repair & overhaul of company electro- mechanical products and components.


  • Assembly/disassembly of company products and components

  • Assembly and soldering of wiring, cabling harnesses and connectors

  • Cleaning and inspection of components

  • Completing and maintaining assembly and maintenance documentation

  • Reporting of anomalies and problems

  • Mechanical tolerance measurements

  • Electrical inspection and testing

  • Functional testing

  • Packaging of products in preparation for shipping

  • Adherence to quality system

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Ability to interpret mechanical and electrical drawings / build to prints

  • Ability to perform manufacturing / testing procedures

  • Some experience assembling mechanical and electrical components and assemblies

  • Some experience working with Computer-aided Design (CAD)

  • Some experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, SharePoint, etc.)

  • Good manual dexterity

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment maintaining focus on work quality

  • Willingness and ability to learn


  • College Diploma in Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent work experience


  • Competitive compensation package including RRSP and health benefits program

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We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.