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Contract, Technician I - Endoscope

Req ID:  8179


 Workplace Flexibility: Onsite

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.


Olympus, a leading medical technology company, has focused on making people’s lives better for over 100 years.

Our Purpose is to make people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling.


Our Core Values are reflected in all we do: Integrity – Empathy – Agility – Unity – Long-Term View


We deliver on our purpose and our core values by staying True to Life.

Job Description

The OCI Endoscope Technician I must understand and accept the responsibility to ensure the safety of all Olympus products that are repaired by following established processes and procedures. The incumbent shall evaluate troubleshoot disassemble assemble repair and/or inspect Endoscopes Electronics or Microscopy products to assure proper function.

Job Duties

  • Repair duties will mostly focus on minor repair of large diameter endoscopes and may be involved in large diameter sequential production line repairs. May also be involved in mixing of glue data recording calibration and cleaning of common areas.
  • Follow established procedures on routine work according to Olympus online repair manual (ES-Web).
  • May be required to rotate through different parts of the repair department to ensure proper understanding of the products and the different repairs and inspection techniques.
  • Meet or exceed repair and quality standard times
  • Apply acquired skills related to the repair and service of endoscopes electronics or Microscopes products and participate/train in the quality systems quality improvement and 5S programs as directed by Supervisors.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.
  • Hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for employees who are at risk for exposure to blood or other bodily fluids on the job.
  • Service responsibilities include the handling of products and equipment that may have potentially come into contact with blood or bodily fluids. OCI requires that all employees working in areas that may be exposed to these risk either provide proof of the Twinrix (Hepatitis A and B) vaccination or sign a waiver accepting the possible risk of exposure from not being vaccinated. If you have severe allergies or ever had a severe allergic reaction to a vaccine please seek medical advice before taking this vaccine

Job Qualifications


  • High School Diploma is required 
  • Expected to maintain acceptable standards for attendance and punctuality and as a condition of employment work overtime as needed EOE M/F/DN
  • Must possess basic computer skills
  • Must be able to demonstrate skill in disassembly assembly repair quality inspection or equivalent in precision repair activity while maintaining productivity and quality.
  • Must have sufficient manual dexterity with small hand tools (such as screwdrivers electric screwdrivers pliers or tweezers) and test equipment to make repairs and facilitate disassembly and reassembly.
  • Experience or ability to hand soldering is essential.
  • Ability to read and follow manuals work instructions job standards and related information is required.
  • Must be customer focused/oriented.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to maintain acceptable levels of quality and productivity as acquired through technical training.
  • Ability to follow work instructions per Supervisors Quality Assurance Inspector Sr Technical Trainer or Production Coordinator as assigned



  • 0–1-year experience in technical repairs with mechanical or electronic equipment preferred
  • Repair experience in the medical or health care industry preferred

Why join Olympus?


Here, people matter—our health, our happiness, and our lives.

  • Competitive salaries and annual bonus program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits and pension plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free virtual live and on-demand wellness classes
  • Work-life balance supportive culture with hybrid and remote roles
  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
  • Diversity & Inclusion Programs including Colleague Affinity Networks


About us:

Our Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients and their safety.

Olympus Canada Inc. (OCI)—a subsidiary of Olympus Corporation of the Americas—manages the Company’s operations and workforce throughout Canada in roles such as sales, marketing, service, and support functions. Based in Richmond Hill, ON,  OCI is committed to developing our employees and supporting our local communities. For more information, visit and

Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Olympus employs more than 31,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries and regions. Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,200 employees throughout locations in North and South America.  For more information, visit


Olympus is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace

We recognize diversity in people, views and lifestyle choices and emphasize the importance of inclusion and mutual respect. We strive to continue to foster empathy and unity in the workplace so that our employees can fully contribute and thrive.


Let’s realize your potential, together.

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, provincial or local protected classification.  EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled


Posting Notes: || Canada (CA) || Ontario (CA-ON) || Richmond Hill || Manufacturing & Repair 

Job Segment: Inspector, Maintenance, QA, Quality Assurance, Industrial, Quality, Manufacturing, Technology

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