Wireline Tool Assembly Technologist

About us

ESG Solutions has spent over 20 years dominating the microseismic monitoring market in petroleum, mining and geotechnical industries. We design, manufacture, install and support cutting-edge electronics, sensors and turn-key solutions that are sought after worldwide. 

ESG is looking for a Technologist who is responsible for the assembly, test, diagnostics and repair of downhole wireline tools. Reporting to the Mechanical Engineering Product Line Manager, the Wireline Tool Assembly Technologist is detail-oriented, precise and accurate during assembly and testing.

About the job

You will:

• inspect, measure and test incoming mechanical and electrical/electronic components.

• prepare and work on armoured cables with multiple electrical conductors, while terminating the stranded wireline armour.

• solder high-temperature electrical connections.

• assemble mechanical components including pressure sealing technology.

• assemble and test electronic components.

• seal electrical terminations with a silicone mold.

• perform Factor Acceptance Tests.

• operate temperature chambers and pressure vessels for assembly and testing.

• sort and track material inventory.

• perform other duties as necessary to support Engineering and Manufacturing objectives.

About you

You have a college technologist diploma in a mechanical and/or electrical discipline and you are proud to show off your academic accomplishments.

• For the last few years you have mastered the skills of mechanical and/or electrical assembly in a manufacturing environment.

• Safety is the most important thing to you and you are experienced with health, safety and environmental practices.

• Reading, interpreting and following schematics, diagrams and procedures is as easy as riding a bike (assuming you can ride a bike).

• You can wield a soldering iron for circuit assembly like it’s a third arm, and you laugh at the challenge of high-temperature soldering.

• “Vernier calipers”, “micrometers”, “bore gauges”, “height gauges”… You know what I’m talking ‘bout!

• Dreaming about the thrill of static hydraulic seal inspection and assembly is how you fall asleep at night.

• When I say “Statistical Process Control”, you say “Oh yeah!”.

• You get excited to run power tools because you do it often and you do it safely.

• You find it comforting to capture your ideas in written reports.

• You are ready to call Kingston, Ontario your home and you are legally allowed to work in Canada. 


Please apply via our ESG Career Centre with resume and cover letter.  ESG thanks all interested applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

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