Work In Tech

Find your next role at Canada's fastest-growing tech companies

Intermediate Electrical Controls Support Engineer(Field Service)

MineSense Technologies

MineSense Technologies

Marketing & Communications, Other Engineering, Customer Service
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024
Be part of something incredible. Metals are necessary for our world, but mining historically faced issues with waste, sustainability, and inefficiencies. MineSense is changing that. Our solutions reduce mining waste and environmental impacts while increasing profits and efficiencies. Backed by the best in venture capital and government funds, and recognized by tech industry and sustainability programs, MineSense is doing what many said could not be done: improving mining for people and planet.
We are looking to add an Intermediate Electrical Controls Support Engineer to join our Field Support team. Reporting to the Manager, Field Support, the Intermediate Electrical Controls Support Engineer, is responsible for supporting the team in electrical troubleshooting.


  • Troubleshooting control system components and circuits on field systems, prioritizing product availability for customers.
  • Providing training and procedures to the broader Field Services team on electrical troubleshooting.
  • Analyzing sub-system wiring diagrams for power distribution, fuse load, grounding system layout and wire harness drawings.
  • Adapting product support strategies to rapidly changing hardware and software designs.
  • Supporting build quality, manufacturing and assembly issues during prototype and production stages.
  • Bench calibration and commissioning of sensors, control devices and system assemblies.
  • Recording and prioritizing product design feedback based on field data.
  • Contributing to documentation for the technical product knowledge base.
  • Additional duties as required by your Manager.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Electronic Controls, or Mechatronics engineering, registered P.Eng / EIT or eligible for registration with Engineers & Geoscientists BC.
  • Minimum 2-4 years experience as an electrical or electronics control engineer.
  • Experience troubleshooting control panels, mobile heavy equipment, and automotive systems.
  • Experience with PLC or embedded system programming.
  • Experience on Ethernet networking and industrial communication protocols (i.e. Modbus, OPC, Ethernet/IP).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Spanish language fluency is an asset.
  • IEC programming experience is an asset.
  • Experience in a customer support / service environment is an asset.
  • Ability to work flexible hours with on call availability to support our 24-hour service desk.
  • Legally able to work in Canada.
The salary offered to the successful candidate will be based on their experience, knowledge and skills they bring to MineSense, market data based on their location as well as internal equity. Keeping this mind, the salary offered can be outside of the range posted. We are in growth mode and are looking for talented folks at all levels, so please do not hesitate to apply.
Our total rewards package includes:
· A competitive bonus.
· Matching RRSP or 401K program (for Canadian and US employees)
· A comprehensive benefit program
· Transit Subsidy (for roles based in Vancouver, BC)
· Hybrid work (for roles that do not require to be onsite)
· 3 weeks' vacation or more depending on the position
· Company organized social events and celebrations to connect with your team
Here's what you can expect as a part of the MineSense Team:
When you join MineSense, a trailblazing Canadian mining technology company, you become a part of our purpose to maximize global metals and minimize global impacts. We’re not just a company; we’re a Community of Innovators who forge a path toward a sustainable future. Here’s why we want you to be excited:
· Purpose-Driven: At MineSense, we don’t just clock in—we live our purpose. We’re on a mission to revolutionize the mining industry, and every day, we’re one step closer to a cleaner, greener world.
· Values That Resonate: Our core values—Innovation, Belonging, Resilience, and Adding Value—aren’t just buzzwords. They’re the bedrock of our culture. When you step into our team, you’re not just an employee; you’re a steward of these values.
· Impactful Work: Imagine contributing to a cleaner, more sustainable planet. At MineSense, you’re shaping the future of cleantech and developing cutting edge technology that literally hasn't been developed before. Your work matters, and it echoes beyond our walls.
· People-Centric: We’re not just about profits; we’re about people. Our organization cares deeply about its employees. When you join us, you become part of a community that supports growth, well-being, and success.
Ready to make your mark? Join MineSense and be part of something bigger than yourself.
MineSense is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing accommodation to individuals with disabilities. Should you require accommodation during the recruitment or hiring process, please contact us at for assistance. Information received related to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.
All applications are welcome, even if you don't meet all the requirements, so please do not hesitate to apply.