Newtrax Technologies Inc. is a Montreal-based high-tech company specialized in electronic safety and automation solutions for underground hard rock mines.

Our products improve the health and safety of workers underground, enhance productivity and reduce the environmental footprint of mine sites!

Our most precious asset is our team of employees and as a learning organization in a fast-paced industry, we are continuously seeking ways to improve our employee’s level of professional development and overall happiness.

If you are world-class in your field of expertise and share our vision, mission and values, please contact us as soon as possible!

The following job openings are only a few examples of roles we need to fill in the near future. We are particularly interested in dynamic and innovative professionals who set ambitious goals and have the self-motivation to follow through and execute their ideas.


Production Engineer

We would like to add to our team a Production Engineer with significant work experience dealing with outsourced contract manufacturing.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Organize, document, set up and optimize outsourced production to many different manufacturers aiming at Turnkey services such as having manufacturers execute: purchases, finished goods production, inventory reports, process control reports, shipping and RMAs
  • Assure product and process quality by defining, deploying, maintaining, measuring and continuously improving complex manufacturing methods, equipment, tools, testing methods, standards and processes
  • Continuously improve Quality of Goods sold through advanced statistical methods of quality control
  • Report and continuously improve in such areas as cycle time reduction, scrap reduction, cost reduction, maintaining correct inventory levels and increasing production rates

We expect you to bring a subset of the following:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Reading skills with schematics, circuit diagrams, PCB drawings and Bill of Materials (BOM)
  • Knowledge of management of the flow of goods including the movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair at the level of the system, module or component according to circuit schematics, service manuals and relevant technical documents

Administrative Assistant

We would like to add to our team an Administrative Assistant. We are particularly interested in dynamic, innovative and autonomous individuals who set ambitious goals and have the self-motivation to follow through and execute their ideas.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Office management, including all general administrative and logistical tasks
  • Bookkeeping (Simply Accounting) and financial reporting (Excel)
  • Maintenance and creation of marketing material (WordPress, Adobe CS suite)

We expect you to bring a subset of the following:

  • Impeccable French and English writing and speaking skills, Spanish an asset
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Power user of common software tools (Microsoft Office) and of the Internet
  • Knowledge of WordPress, Adobe CS suite (mostly Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop) and Simply Accounting
  • Quick learner
  • Likes to take initiatives
  • Irreproachable integrity and outstanding professionalism

The opening also involves:

  • Operations support: purchasing of parts for production and prototypes and shipping logistics (shipping documentation preparation, courier follow ups)
  • Accounts payable and receivable: invoicing, following up with customers for payment, preparing electronic transfers and cheques for suppliers
  • Sales support: maintain CRM (SugarCRM) and expense reports tool (Concur Travel)

Embedded Linux Software Developer

We would like to add to our team an Intermediate Software Developer for embedded applications related to wireless mesh sensor networks. We are designing a new platform based on TI Cortex A8 processor and state of the art RF chipsets.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Board bring-up
  • Setup development environment and Embedded Linux image
  • Write Linux Drivers (RF chipset, SPI, etc.)
  • Coach rest of the team on Embedded Linux Development best practices
  • Participate in Architecture, Design and Development of RF communication application on Linux platform

We expect you to bring a subset of the following:

  • 5 – 20 years of experience
  • Proven expertise in Embedded Linux
  • Knowledge in embedded systems, wireless communication, sockets programming, multi-threaded applications
  • Skills in C, C++, wireless communication, TCP/IP
  • Bonus skills: RF, MSP430, Experience with unit test programming or Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new environments, learn new technologies quickly and be a team player with a positive entrepreneurial spirit

The opening also involves:

  • System testing and documentation
  • Occasional travelling to customer sites
  • Participation in the development and evolution of our technology roadmap and our future product definition