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Lotek Wireless is an award-winning global company and world leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of fish and wildlife monitoring systems. Lotek has successfully translated continued pressure on global natural resources into increased demand for our leading edge products throughout the world.

Our innovative and internationally recognized radio, acoustic, archival and satellite monitoring solutions allow researchers to track animals, birds and fish of almost any size, in almost any environment. Whether an animal moves through a terrestrial, freshwater, marine or avian habitat, Lotek has a system to track it.

Current Postings

Mechanical Assembly and Encapsulation Technician (Posted February 15, 2019)
Marketing Coordinator (Posted October 19, 2018)
Application Technical Support (Posted August 23, 2018)

 

 

Position: Mechanical Assembly and Encapsulation Technician
Telemetry Systems for Environmental Research – Production Department
Job Type: Full time
Location: Newmarket, ON
Posted: February 15, 2019
Opportunity: Lotek is currently looking for a highly passionate individual for our Mechanical Assembly and Encapsulation group within our Production Department. We seek a highly motivated individual capable of working in a team environment.
Skills & Qualifications: Applicants must be able to work within a team and have the ability to do mechanical assembly and basic soldering with brief instruction and minimum supervision. As well, the applicant must work well with others, have a positive attitude, have excellent vision and work well under deadlines and pressures. Experience in operating machines, use of mechanical/electrical tools and familiarity with epoxies are a definite asset. This is primarily a day shift position however the applicant must be able to work on second shift as well.
To apply: If you consider yourself a quick learner and a handyperson, please send your resume to [employment at lotek dot com] or mail it to Lotek Wireless Inc., 115 Pony Drive, Newmarket, ON. L3Y 7B5. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Lotek Wireless Inc. is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs through the recruitment process.

To find more out about Lotek, go to our Facebook page or YouTube channel, or browse our website.

 

  

Position: Marketing Coordinator
Location: Newmarket, ON
Posted: October 19, 2018
Opportunity: We are seeking a Marketing Coordinator to work within our Marketing and Sales Department. The Marketing Coordinator will collaborate with key players on our Marketing and Sales team in a dynamic position to ensure that each project gets the attention and resources needed to keep it on track and successful.
Duties:
  • Implements marketing and advertising campaigns by assembling and analyzing sales forecasts; preparing marketing and advertising strategies, plans, and objectives; planning and organizing promotional presentations; updating calendars.
  • Tracks product line sales and costs by analyzing and entering sales, expense, new business data, google analytics, and newsletter summaries
  • Prepares marketing reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing sales data.
  • Keeps promotional materials ready by coordinating requirements with graphics department; inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Supports sales staff by providing sales data, market trends, forecasts, account analyses, new product information; relaying customer services requests.
  • Researches competitive products by identifying and evaluating product characteristics, market share, pricing, and advertising; maintaining research databases.
  • Plans meetings and trade shows by identifying, assembling, and coordinating requirements; establishing contacts; developing schedules and assignments; coordinating mailing lists.
  • Monitors budgets by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading trade publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Facilitates:
    • Website content including; corporate content, product content, news, and publications.
    • Newsletters, mailing lists, web inquiries, and marketing campaigns.
    • Social media channels and cross web posting.
  • Ensures brand consistency across all company entities and segments.
Skills & Qualifications: Direct Marketing, Market Segmentation, Marketing Research, Coordination, Project Management, Reporting Research Results, Understanding the Customer, Process Improvement, Initiative, Planning, Financial Skills

As a minimum, the successful candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. A minimum of 3+ years in marketing, advertising and graphic design experience.
To apply: If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity with a leading-edge company, please send us your resume at [employment at lotek dot com] or by faxing to 905-836-4760 or mailing to Lotek Wireless Inc., 115 Pony Drive, Newmarket, ON. L3Y 7B5.

To find more out about Lotek, go to our Facebook page or YouTube channel, or browse our website.

 

  

Position: Application Technical Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Engineering-Electrical, Science, Environmental,
Industry: Electronics
Year(s) of Experience: 5
Number Of Positions: 1
Location: Newmarket, ON
Posted: August 23, 2018
Duties:
  • Develop a comprehensive knowledge of Satellite/GPS equipment produced and sold by Lotek.
  • Provide external product support to clients and internal support to sales, including over the phone, email, skype and other forms of communication.
  • Participate and organize client trainings using Lotek products as well as offer technical field support. Skilled at explaining technical issues to those unfamiliar with the subject
  • Demonstrated ability to document, track, troubleshoot and resolve complex and time sensitive issues
  • Participate in product development support from applications perspective, provide customer feedback, get involved in product testing as required
  • Maintain test equipment in good working condition
  • Ability to travel 1-3 weeks per year. Candidate must be able to negotiate rugged terrain in remote locations with difficult access while carrying some equipment.
Qualifications: This position requires an individual with a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Applied Science, or equivalent experience. Electro-Technologists with suitable experience will also be considered. Biological/Environmental sciences experience or Programming and embedded firmware development experience would be an asset.

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate theoretical and practical knowledge of radio, GPS/GSM, satellite systems technology and equipment.

You will have the ability to interact with professional staff and clients on a technical basis both in an office and a field environment.

Language abilities: English, excellent written and spoken, additional languages an asset.

To apply: Please forward your résumé and cover letter in confidence to the HR department, Lotek Wireless Inc., 115 Pony Drive, Newmarket, Ont. L3Y 7B5, email to [employment at lotek dot com]. Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.