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Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette

Chief Operating Officer

Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth

Posted Mar 261566910

Job Description

MetOcean Telematics specializes in satellite technology, including satellite phones and other Iridium hardware, satellite airtime plans, scientific instruments, and defence and security products. They lead the worldwide effort to better understand, assess, monitor and connect our planet

They are a leading global provider of innovative full spectrum telemetry products, options and solutions for Environment, Marine, Defence and Security clients. MetOcean Telematics offers products and services across the monitoring system spectrum, from needs assessment, solution design, product selection and development, to Iridium® satellite connectivity and ongoing monitoring, equipment and data support.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and as a critical member of the Executive Leadership team, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) plays a pivotal role in shaping strategy as well as guiding the future growth and development of the company. With responsibility for the delivery of all projects, the COO directs the team and resources to ensure the company has the right structure, people and functional capabilities to achieve its strategic growth, while safeguarding the company’s assets and financial stability. 

As the ideal candidate, you have senior leadership experience at the executive level within a technologically advanced manufacturing and product development environment, along with demonstrated business, operations and financial acumen. A professional engineering designation and MBA along with international business experience are preferred. You have a high degree of integrity and honesty, consistently lead by example, and use a visible management style to develop a collegial culture within your team. A skilled collaborator and change leader, you seek opportunities for continuous improvement to organizational workflow and operational processes. You have a successful track record identifying and driving value in an organization, as well as a reputation for being a trusted business advisor who fosters strategic organizational growth and development. You have demonstrated strong fiscal and budgetary management and experience resolving operational issues in a client-centric environment. You have natural interpersonal and communication skills and can build seamless working relationships with leaders across an organization. Detail-oriented, with excellent analytical, problem solving, and decision-making skills you possess natural confidence but are low ego and are known as a candid team player who is open-minded and patient in your approach to business.

If you’re interested in this exciting opportunity, please contact Kevin Stoddart, or Erica Armstrong at 902.421.2009 or apply online at

Contact Information

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette
Erica Armstrong
902 421 2009