General Manager

Nanaimo, BC, Canada Req #852
Monday, November 20, 2023

We are a fast-growing international high-tech company offering high-performance non-destructive testing solutions for the inspection of critical components. On a day-to-day basis, we develop, produce and market non-destructive testing devices: sensors, probes, robotic solutions, etc., as well as the necessary operating software. Our instruments have applications in a variety of industries, including oil & gas, aerospace and nuclear.


Are you up for a challenge in the world of high-tech? We'd love to have you on board! Eddyfi Technologies is looking for A General Manager to join the team.



Based out of Nanaimo, BC (Canada) the General Manager, Eddyfi Robotics is accountable for the performance of the robotics product line, including business development, product development, project management and production.



  • Develop and implement the business strategy for the robotics product line to maximize profits and productivity.
  • Identify business opportunities and provide suggestions for overall business growth and increasing revenue.
  • Create, review and implement effective business plans to capture the best market opportunities.
  • Develop a product roadmap, balancing projects and products revenues to drive high-growth.
  • Maintaining relationships with key clients and stakeholders.
  • Overseeing daily operations of the business, including manufacturing.
  • Lead a remote team, as well as provide local leadership to all Nanaimo employees.
  • Actively drive employee engagement.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain budgetary and resource allocation plans.
  • Partner with key internal stakeholders from other departments and locations to ensure strategic alignment.
  • Ensuring that company policies and procedures are followed by all employees.
  • Keeping up-to-date with industry trends and competitors.
  • Attending industry conferences and events to build networks and promote the business.



  • Engineering degree (mechanical, software, electronics or physics) or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 15 years of related experience, including 5 years in a senior leadership role.
  • Fluency in English required, knowledge of French an asset.
  • Understanding of the robotics industry in the context of remotely deployed industrial applications (inspection, maintenance, etc.)
  • Knowledge of the Non-Destructive Testing industry a strong asset.
  • Strong leadership and influencing skills.
  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience with continuous improvement principles.
  • Strong customer orientation and business acumen.
  • Experience managing a team in a multi-site environment, with strong preference for international.
  • Experience with budgeting and forecasting.
  • Ability to manage fast growth and evolve in a constantly changing environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint is required.
  • Knowledge of Salesforce & SAP an asset.
  • Willing and able to travel internationally.



  • Flexible working hours;
  • Remote working available;
  • Three weeks minimum vacation upon hiring;
  • Five paid holidays (in addition to statutory holidays) during the close of business for the holiday season;
  • Five floating holidays per year;
  • Group insurance and a competitive RRSP program;
  • Reimbursement of contributions to a professional order;
  • Parking

Other details

  • Job Family Eddyfi Tech - Product Management
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator Full Time
Location on Google Maps
  • Nanaimo, BC, Canada