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Senior SAB Prototype Technologist



Burnaby, BC, Canada
Posted on Saturday, March 9, 2024

Location: 8800 Glenlyon Pkwy Burnaby, British Columbia

Career Level: Operation Level 4

Who are we?

Svante is a rapidly growing clean energy technology company making commercial-scale carbon capture and removal a reality and enabling global industries to play offense in the fight against climate change that will accelerate the global transition to a lower-carbon economy.

The growing success of our company is owed to our commitment to our people, our emphasis on our values, and our innovative technology. Passion is put into what we do every day.

Purpose of the Role:

As a Senior SAB Prototype Technician, you will work closely with the SAB Technology and Manufacturing teams to develop the methods of construction and physically fabricate prototype articles to enable DV activities.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

    • You have a Diploma in Industrial Automation, Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Technology or Technician; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • You have experience of at least 10 years in a prototyping and fabrication role.
    • You have high attention to detail to achieve the specific sample variations called for in the validation plan.
    • You have the ability to refine requirements and designs on the fly.
    • You have the ability to manufacture parts using hand or machine tools, including: lathes, mills,
      fabrication, and welding equipment.

      What Success looks like in this role:

      • You will work closely with the SAB Technology team to understand specific test article requirements and develop appropriate fabrication plans.
      • You will work closely with Manufacturing Engineers to develop manufacturing processes and equipment to be applied to the builds.
      • You will coordinate activities with the SAB Engineer for design, procurement and assembly of required jigs and fixtures.
      • You will collaborate with various team members to troubleshoot and resolve any technical issues, and rework/repair of non-conforming products to determine root cause.
      • You will contribute to the design and build of new test stations and equipment.

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

      Svante is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This Equal Employment Opportunity policy applies to all practices relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. All Svante employees share in the responsibility for assuring that, by our personal actions, the policies are effective. Accommodations will be provided as requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

      Pay Equity Statement

      Svante believes in pay equity, fairness and transparency, and so we include a salary range within the job posting. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location.

      The actual salary offered to the final candidate is based on the salary range shown, and will vary depending on the candidate's relative experience, qualifications, and anticipated level of performance. We assess all candidates individually and strive to offer competitive and equitable compensation packages.

      Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that recognize employees for their performance and contributions. In addition to Base Pay, Svante provides comprehensive benefits to employees such as Restricted Share Units, Extended Health and Dental Plan, Retirement Saving Plan, free access to a Fitness Centre and more!