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We want to hear from you!

Please check out our job postings. If you don’t see a position at this time that may be suited for you, we still want to hear from you. We are growing, and new positions will arise.

Submit your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com. Please quote the position title in your email subject line.

Thank-you for your interest in MineSense Technologies!

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Do you enjoy working from the ground up and creating and developing? Do you want to work with a clean tech company that has an impact on the environment that hasn’t been done before? We are looking for an energetic and efficient Executive Assistant to work with our Chief Executive Officer. Managing calendars, travel, events and helping to prepare top notch PowerPoint presentations are critical, but helping to create “fun” in our workplace is important as well. If this sounds like the job for you, we want to hear from you!

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Calendar and Email: Own the CEO’s calendar like it was your own. Schedule and coordinate meetings. Prioritize and handle any conflicting priorities. Support the management of the CEO’s email inbox prioritizing and flagging upcoming items.

Business Documents: Prepare business documents and edit/proofread PowerPoint presentations. Prepare presentable documents and materials from notes provided. Collect and analyze information.

Board Members: Interact with Board members and their Executive Assistants to organize meetings, schedules and travel arrangements for the CEO and other executives.

Communications: Build a strong working relationship with the CEO to understand their communication style and to anticipate their needs. Greet customers, visitors and assist co-workers. Monitor incoming requests from reception phone line or general email inbox. Prioritize, direct, and forward matters when needed or deal with matters directly. Manage couriers and outside suppliers. Direct mail or correspondence material to the applicable person.

Media: Manage the MineSense website (WordPress) posting updates and coordinating with Social Media needs. Manage media relations and interviews schedule for the CEO.

Meetings: Attend applicable management meetings and take minutes by documenting all key updates, issues and action items. Organize other regular meetings (including booking rooms, catering, etc.) as needed.

Travel Arrangements: Coordinate and book travel arrangements for both domestic and international trips. Prepare itineraries and manage meetings and conferences. Ensure calendars for these arrangements are up to date.

Committee: Be a key and active member of the Social Operations Committee. Promote a positive office culture and encourage fun teambuilding activities. SOC coordinates all monthly team activities.

Administrative Duties: Prepare and reconcile expense reports when needed. Maintain office supplies (including the office snacks and coffee), anticipate office needs, and expedite orders. Work closely with the HR and Corporate Records Administrator on various projects and assignments including providing back up coverage during any absences. Provide other administration duties as required.

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

Must Haves:
5+ years working as an Executive Assistant for Senior Management (C, EVP and VP level).

• Strong working knowledge with MS Office products. Consider yourself a wizard at PowerPoint.

• Excellent oral and written skills.

• Proven ability to develop strong working relationships with executive team to anticipate needs. Ability to work independently and prioritize work activities.

• Highly professional and ability to work with confidential matters: maintain a high level of confidence when managing sensitive information including documents.

• Energetic and enthusiastic with a “can do” attitude. Willing to jump in and help when situations arise. Be approachable to develop relationships with all employees.

• Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work independently in a fast past and constant changing environment and understand the sense of urgency.

• Understand and be willing to put in the “extra effort” in dealing with time sensitive matters that may arise outside of general office hours.

Nice to Have Skills and Experience:
• Previous experience updating basic website content would be beneficial.

So, if you are an Executive Assistant looking for your next challenge, our innovative and collaborative culture may be just the place for your next career move.

Control Systems Engineer

We are growing and looking for a Control Systems Engineer to provide controls and
instrumentation design and support to our product development and manufacturing team. As a MineSense contributing team member, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team to design, build, test, and maintain sensor-based mineral processing systems.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and specify the control system components and circuits.
  • Design control system panels schematics / layouts as per CSA / CEC codes and safety standards.
  • Verify and validate components and sensors to ensure suitability-to- task.
  • Perform bench calibration and verification of sensors and system subassemblies.
  • Document the system design and bill of materials using Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and CAD software.
  • Design and specify the system communication networks (wired and wireless) and
    configure the system network devices. (i.e. access points, modems and remote IO’s)
  • Document control system specifications.
  • Program microcontrollers, PLC’s, HMI as per control system requirements.
  • Lead / collaborate on system root cause and failure analyses using industry standard
    processes and best practices.
  • Perform system integration with software and hardware and final system
    commissioning.
  • Support system start-up and commissioning at customer site.

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechatronics, or Controls Engineering.
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience as an electrical/controls engineer.
  • Experience with electronic component and printed circuit board design and
    troubleshooting.
  • LV Electrical systems knowledge and experience with CSA / CEC standards.
  • Hands on experience with PLC & HMI programming and with IEC 61131 programming languages.
  • Hands-on experience in programming embedded controllers.
  • Hands-on experience in Ethernet networking and industrial communication protocols (i.e. Modbus, OPC, EthernetIP).
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and CAD software.
  • Knowledge of industrial security best practices a plus.
  • Knowledge of automotive and mobile equipment power and control systems is a plus.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, including the ability to document as per
    MineSense’s engineering processes and best practices.
  • Proactive, positive attitude and the ability to learn quickly.
  • Willing to travel up to 30% of the time to customers’ site.
  • P.Eng or EIT a plus

Technical Support Analyst

The Software team at MineSense is building a data platform for the harshest of environments on planet Earth. Prototyping and iterating to find elegant solutions to problems energizes us. Handling edge cases gracefully and producing high quality code and great tests to ensure we ship reliable software that never compromises the reliability of our data pipeline is extremely important to us.

As we continue to grow, we are looking to add a Technical Support Analyst to our team. In this role, you will engage with our field engineers, services team, data team and other users of our system who report issues in our solutions.

You will assist with troubleshooting complex, challenging technical issues in software deployed on hardware installed in an extremely harsh physical environment.

An ideal candidate will be customer focused, responsible and a self-starter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will support our team by:
• Owning and prioritizing outstanding field issues from the field issue backlog.
• Supporting our field engineers during maintenance activities as necessary.
• Retrieving log files and debug information from systems to troubleshoot technical issues.
You will contribute to the robustness and reliability of our system by:
• Timely reporting and resolution of issues in deployed systems.
• Reporting bugs and making feature requests for future releases.
You will support new release deployments by:
• Working with software team to create known-issues knowledge base articles and document troubleshooting guidelines for field engineers.
• Helping with system setups for in-house tests as well field deployments as required.

SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:
• Recent degree or diploma graduate in computer science or related post-secondary education.
• Experience with Linux command line.
• Good knowledge of networking (TCP/IP).
• Experience working with tools like tcpdump/wireshark, tar etc.
• Knowledge of scripting languages like Python and shell scripting.
• Problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work independently and prioritise tasks.
• Willingness to travel occasionally and work outside business hours.

Additional Bonus Skills:
• Experience supporting and troubleshooting customer issues
• Familiarity with C++ and Python

Systems Engineer

MineSense Technologies Ltd. is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We have developed an advanced sensing technology that provides mines with ability to optimize the separation of waste from ore. Our differentiated solution is used not only to significantly boost mine profitability and sustainability, but more importantly, to empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint.
We are looking to add an experienced Systems Engineer to our Engineering team. The successful incumbent will lead the system engineering activities needed to drive our system to successful field operation. He/she must have experience in all phases of a mechatronic sensing system and be able to apply the system engineering discipline to each phase of the product life-cycle. In addition, he/she must have experience performing system engineering activities on complex electronic systems designed to operate in harsh environments. We are a fast-moving agile team that makes product improvements frequently to deliver on our commitments to our customers.

THE ROLE will include (but not limited) to the following:
• Own the system architecture through all phases of the product development cycle.
• Conduct working meetings with all stakeholders required to complete the full definition of the system. This includes the creation of:
o System requirements
o Analysis and documentation of use cases and user stories
o system architecture with full definition of system interfaces and relevant subsystems
• Develop system engineering management plan including interactions with customers.
• Identify system engineering tools.
• Create and maintain issues and risk logs for the product.
• Support the system as it progresses through development, verification, and validation    while ensuring design integrity and adherence with requirements.
• Work with the engineering teams to resolve issues and remove roadblocks.
• Work with the customers to gain acceptance of the system and to capture changes in requirements.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
• A Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, electrical, or mechatronic engineering with emphasis on systems engineering.
• At least 3 years of experience working as a Systems Engineer on a complex system with previous engineering experience working in a product development environment.
• Previous experience working in an early stage organization setting up systems and processes would be beneficial.
• Ability to make timely technical decisions after consultation with stakeholders (including customers)
• Strong relationship builder with excellent communication skills (written and oral).
Why is this a good Opportunity for You?
MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

CONTACT DETAILS:
For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com
Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com with the subject title of the position you are applying for in your email.

NOTE: We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.

Electrical/Electronics Engineer

MineSense Technologies Ltd. is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We have developed an advanced sensing technology that provides mines with ability to optimize the separation of waste from ore. Our differentiated solution is used not only to significantly boost mine profitability and sustainability, but more importantly, to empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint.

We are looking to add an experienced Electrical/Electronics Engineer to support to our product development and manufacturing team. You can expect to work with cutting edge technologies and with a dynamic team of engineers to develop something that has never been done before. We embrace innovative and creative solutions to complex problems.

THE ROLE:
• Control System/PCB Hardware Design
o Design and specify the controls system component and circuits.
o Build or procure preliminary prototypes of control systems and printed circuit boards.
o Bench calibration and verification of sensors and system sub-assemblies.
o Collaborate with vendors to source components and troubleshoot failures.

• Control Systems/Embedded Software Programming
o Write microcontrollers firmware code or design using Simulink/LabVIEW
o Write IEC standard PLC programs

• Communication Systems and Architecture
o Design and specify the system communication architecture
o Configure the system network devices. (i.e. access points, switches, modems and remote IO’s).
o Configure ethernet networking for industrial communication protocols (i.e. Modbus, OPC, EthernetIP).

• Lab Testing and Commissioning:
o Develop test procedures and verify prototypes
o Perform system integration with software and hardware and final system commissioning.

Troubleshooting:
o Lead / collaborate system root cause and failure analysis using industry standard process and best practices.

Field Work:
o Remotely support the start-up and commissioning, as well as, occasional travel to site for product support

• Documentation:
o Generate design documentation, schematics, harnesses and bill of materials using Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems and EPLAN.
o Develop production procedures and instructions and testing standards.
o Write / document the control system narrative.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Electronics or Controls system engineering
• Minimum 7 years’ experience as an electrical or electronics engineer.
• Industrial or automotive digital and analog electronics design experience is an asset.
• Hands on experience designing and troubleshooting control panels and printed circuit board design (PCB).
• Hands on experience with PLC or embedded system programming
• Hands on experience on Ethernet networking and industrial communication protocols (i.e. Modbus, OPC, EthernetIP).
• Must be able to travel up 20% to the customer’s work site and follow their site operation and safety procedures.

Nice to haves:

• High level system understanding or design experience.
• HMI design experience.
• Knowledge of the industrial security best practice will be a plus.
• Knowledge of automotive and mobile equipment power and controls system is a plus.
• Experience building products for a harsh environment
• EPLAN experience
• CodeSys is an asset.

Why is this a good Opportunity for You?
MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

CONTACT DETAILS:
For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com
Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com with the subject title of the position you are applying for in your email.

NOTE: We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.

Jr. Mechanical Engineer

MineSense Technologies Ltd. is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We have developed an advanced sensing technology
that provides mines with ability to optimize the separation of waste from ore. Our differentiated solution is used not only to significantly boost mine profitability and sustainability, but more importantly, to empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint.
We are looking to add a Junior Mechanical Engineer to our Hardware Development team. Working with a hands-on team, you are expected to apply your engineering principles to design, fabrication, installation/assembly and operation/maintenance of our products. In short, you get to see your designs go from ideas to drawings to hardware that will function in the field. You will also receive mentorship and guidance from other engineers that will help grow your engineering career.

THE ROLE
Working with multi-disciplinary cross functional teams, you will play a role in product design, development and manufacture. In addition, you will perform R&D of new technologies and products that can be implemented in future products.
• Design new, and/or redesign existing machines, equipment or systems taking into account cost, availability of materials, strength and maintenance requirements, appearance and impact on the user and on the environment.
• Test and analyze the feasibility, design, operation and performance of the equipment, components and systems.
• Develop & execute on engineering requirements, DVP&Rs, DFMEAs.
• Develop & maintain BOMs.
• Create product launch documentation including assembly & manufacture procedures.
• Fabricate and assemble prototypes and products as required.
• Other duties as assigned.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Must Haves:
• A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Experience in a product development environment would be an asset.
• Product design experience with SolidWorks. Other industry-recognized computer-assisted design/drafting software experience will be considered.
• Previous experience designing products for an industrial environment would be an asset.
• Ability to take product and project requirements and translate them into engineering requirements/specifications and deliverables.
• Demonstrated hands on fabrication, assembly and maintenance capability.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
• Must be able to work with demanding deadlines and changing priorities.

Nice to have:
• Experience designing pneumatic, hydraulic and electromechanical systems.
• Experience using materials that are subjected to harsh environmental abrasion and/or impacts
• Experience in enclosure designs and environmental seals.
• Experience performing thermal and structural analysis and modelling.
• Demonstrated ability in GD&T, DFMEAs, DVP&Rs, and Root Cause Analysis.
• Knowledgeable on material selection for end products.
• Experience designing tests, instrumenting test objects and executing tests.
Why is this a good Opportunity for You?
MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

CONTACT DETAILS:
For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com.Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com
with the subject title of the position you are applying for in your email.

NOTE: We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.

Engineering Technician

MineSense Technologies Ltd. is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We have developed an advanced sensing technology
that provides mines with ability to optimize the separation of waste from ore. Our differentiated solution is used not only to significantly boost mine profitability and sustainability, but more importantly, to empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint.

We are looking to add an experienced Engineering Technician to our Hardware Development team. You will be applying your hands-on skills to build sensing and sorting products that has unprecedented sensitivity and capacity.

THE ROLE will include (but not limited) to the following:
• Assemble products & prototypes using hand tools.
• Carry out end of line testing on products as well as development testing on prototypes.
• Modify and/or fabricate mechanical parts and electrical harnesses.
• Establish work control systems to ensure standards of performance, quality, cost and safety are met.
• Specify and procure tools and instrumentation as required.
• Contribute to product design and manufacturability improvements.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
• Technician or technologist diploma in mechanical, electrical, mechatronics or relevant discipline and/or a minimum of 3 years of related experience in a product development, manufacturing or servicing environment.
• Demonstrated mechanical and electrical assembly capability (i.e. basic hand tools and multimeters)
• Hands on fabrication and maintenance capability.
• Ability to read and understand mechanical part and assembly drawings, electrical schematics, wiring diagrams and systems.
• Proficient in using a PC for running tests, reporting and recording results.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
• Must be able to work with demanding deadlines and changing priorities.
• Able to operate a sit down counterbalanced forklift (forklift training will be provided).
• Able to lift heavy objects up to 30-40 lbs from time to time.
Nice to have:
• Experience in quality control systems.
• Ability to use a vertical milling machine and weld using the SMAW process.
• Experience with SolidWorks or other industry-recognized computer assisted design/drafting software.
• Experience with PLC programming or other software programming or scripting languages.
• Ability /experience soldering and board level re-work on ESD sensitive devices.
• Experience with embedded devices; configuration and testing.
• Able to use data acquisition systems and environment chambers.
• Experience designing tests, instrumenting test objects and executing tests.
• Familiarity in the field of mining would be beneficial.
Why is this a good Opportunity for You?
MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

CONTACT DETAILS:
For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com
Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com with the subject title of the position you are applying for.

NOTE: We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.

Data Analyst

MineSense Technologies Ltd is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We have developed an advanced sensing technology that provides mines with ability to optimize the separation of waste from ore. Our differentiated solution is used not only to significantly boost mine profitability and sustainability, but more importantly, to empower mine operators to make processing decisions that directly reduce their environmental footprint.
We are looking to add an experienced Data Analyst to our Technical Services team. The successful incumbent will identify and analyze data patterns and trends. In addition, working jointly with our Big Data team, he/she will help Engineering analyze the findings. If you enjoy working with data, we want to hear from you!

THE ROLE will include (but not limited) to the following:

• Analyze data, perform QAQC checks and identify patterns or trends relating to grade, texture, mineralogy or lithology.
• Understand strengths/weaknesses of different sensing and signal processing methods.
• Provide regular updates/reports to clients on data results.
• Determine system model accuracy and precision compared to sampled assays and/or mine production models. Report results to Engineering and help them understand the findings.
• Work closely with the Chief Data Officer to create queries and reports from the database while ensuring data is well organized and maintained.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

• Bachelor’s degree in Earth Sciences (Geology, Geophysics), Geomatics, Geostatistics, Data Analytics or related field.
• 3+ years’ work experience performing statistical analysis, data collection, data science, signal processing, machine learning, etc. in a professional work setting.
• 3+ years’ experience with Statistical & Mathematical programming packages (R, Python, Matlab, etc.) and a passion to learn new data analysis methods and tools.
• Knowledge of/or work experience in mineral exploration and/or mining is strongly preferred.
• Experience and passion for solving analytical problems involving big data sets using quantitative approaches to generate insights from data.
• Strong data management skills and with a versioning system.
• Critical thinking and problem-solving skills; ability to use logic and reasoning to analyze and identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
• Strong written and oral communication skills.

Why is this a good Opportunity for You?
MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.

CONTACT DETAILS:

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.minesense.com
Please forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at careers@minesense.com with the subject title of the position you are applying for.

NOTE: We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered.